All posts tagged "featured"

  • Amy Derr, shown here talking to her team during a timeout this sea¬son, has stepped down as the Warwick girls basketball coach. (File photo)
    Derr steps aside as Warwick girls’ coach

    As Warwick girls basketball coach Amy Derr spoke at her team’s banquet on March 8, she knew deep down that her decision was made. She just wasn’t divulging it yet. “I wanted the banquet to be about...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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    Susquehanna shareholders approve BB&T deal

    The sale of Susquehanna Bank  to BB&T Corp. has cleared another important hurdle. Susquehanna shareholders voted Friday to approve Susquehanna’s merge with BB&T. Completion is still subject to customary closing conditions, including federal regulatory approvals. William J....

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Bundles of heroin seized by law enforcement officials in Lancaster County. (LNP photo)
    Wake up call

    Lititz has ‘a real problem’ If a packed community forum on drug abuse didn’t jolt “America’s Coolest Small Town” with a reality check, a fatal overdose in a Turkey Hill bathroom should. Police were called to the...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • The Lititz VFW reopened Feb. 28 after a three month shutdown imposed by the state VFW. (photo by Pat Burns)
    VFW marches on

    New officers look to get local post back on track Lititz Springs Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1463 is open. An internal three-month investigation and audit turned up no wrong-doing, post officials said Monday. The post received...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • There's something positive going on at Warwick High School, thanks to students like (left to right) J.J. Vulopas, Maddie Armstrong, Eric Homberger, and Morgan Harris of the Aevidum Club.
    A kind word goes a long way

    Aevidum fills the halls of WHS with good vibes Imagine walking down the hall and seeing a message that says, “My friend Steve is good at writing” or “My friend Kate is good at calculus.” Wouldn’t that...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Manheim Central’s Matt Walsh (15) and Taylor Funk outmuscle Neumann-Goretti’s Dhamir Cosby Roundtree for a rebound in Tuesday’s Sweet 16 game at Garden Spot. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Goretti ends Barons’ season in Sweet 16

    Over the course of this season, the Manheim Central boys basketball team has crossed paths with a lot of good opponents. Octorara early. Then Bishop McDevitt in the District Three Triple-A semi-finals. Susquehanna Township in the consolations....

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • With the action moving to the edge of the mat, Warwick’s Devin Schnupp (right) blocks a third-period takedown attempt by Exeter Township’s Austin DeSanto in their PIAA fifth-place bout at the Giant Center. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Family ties

    Schnupp equals his father with 6th-place State medal At this point, Warwick junior Devin Schnupp has equal bragging rights with his father, Gary. Both have a PIAA State sixth-place medal in their collection of hardware. It was in...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Manheim Central’s players celebrate after defeating Wilkes-Barre GAR 35-32 last Saturday night at Wyoming Area High School for their first-ever State playoff victory. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Barons capture first-ever State playoff victory

    Tanner Brenize’s play early in the fourth quarter last Friday night wasn’t one that will necessarily show up in a boxscore, but it easily could have been a game-turning moment for the Manheim Central boys basketball team....

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Yarra Wilson, director of human resources for Clair Global, was shot twice by  her husband Avery Wilson, who worked as an assistant principal  at Solanco High School.
    Shooter named in murder-suicide

    Yarra Wilson had worked as director of human resources for Clair Global in Lititz since October 2011. But Mrs. Wilson’s life ended on Feb. 28 along with Avery Wilson, her husband, who worked as an assistant principal...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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     Everyone’s problem

    Community wakes up to local heroin abuse A collective shock flooded Warwick Middle School during Drugs 101: What You Need to Know: The Reality of the Heroin Epidemic on Thursday, Feb. 26. In the United States, Pennsylvania...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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