All posts tagged "featured"

  • As Penn State head coach James Franklin gets a push from assistant Brent Pry, Manheim Central grad Michael Brown (third from right) walks onto the field at Beaver Stadium with the other student equip¬ment managers during the Nittany Lions’ photo day last fall.(Photo by Joe Hermitt, The Patriot-News)
    Behind the scenes with the Penn State football team

    Michael Brown wouldn’t have changed anything about his football career at Manheim Central. He loved playing for the Barons and contributing in their run to the 2013 District Three Triple-A championship game. So it made sense that...

    • Posted January 14, 2015
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    FB Poll: Start school after Labor Day

              Social media lit up in response to a request by Warwick School Board asking its union to bump up the start of school before Labor Day in 2015-16 But it seems unlikely...

    • Posted January 14, 2015
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    Labor pains

    Warwick School Board seeks pre-Labor Day start; irked at teacher’s union leadership   The Warwick School Board’s frustration with the Warwick Education Association resonated in a press release delivered Thursday. The typically reserved board expressed dissatisfaction with...

    • Posted January 14, 2015
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  • Repair work at the Speedwell Lake dam began this week. Mark your calendars for spring 2016. (Photo from the Save Speedwell Facebook page)
    Dam repairs begin at Speedwell

    Lake could be full and back in use by spring 2016 It’s been a long time since canoes lined the shores of Speedwell Lake. Mark your calendars for spring 2016. “At this point everything is moving according...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Karoline Kent, pictured here at the 2014 PA Farm Show as a competitor in the High School Rodeo, will emcee the opening ceremony of this year's farm show.
    Warwick student opens PA Farm Show

    The state farm show opens in Harrisburg this week, and Warwick High School senior Karoline Kent will join Gov. Tom Corbett and Secretary of Agriculture George Greig for the introductions. Kent, president of the Pennsylvania 4-H State...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Mike Brubaker at the Rock Lititz opening in September was chairman of the Senate finance committee. Brubaker last month was hired as CEO with the new firm Blackford Ventures LLC.
    Some things will never be the same

    A look back at 2014 The year 2014 is in the books and is never coming back. Similar to that end, Lititz area residents will notice a few other constants lost going into the new year: Mike...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Anna Yerger reflects on her 100 years of learning, teaching and living in Lititz. (photo by Katie Grisbacher)
    A century ago, she was the Baby New Year

    Happy 100th birthday, Anna Yerger! On Jan. 1, 1915, Jacob and Florence Bomberger of Lititz happily welcomed a baby girl. A century later, friends and family of Anna Ruth Bomberger Yerger gathered to celebrate Anna and the...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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    Crills remembered as a fighter

    Manheim Central boys soccer coach Rod Brenize can’t watch the movie, “When the Game Stands Tall,” without thinking of Logan Crills. “There’s a quote in that movie, ‘I don’t expect you to play a perfect game, but...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Manheim Central senior Colin Brubaker (left) plays tight defense against Cocalico star guard Tucker Lescoe (4). Also pictured for Cocalico is John Waskowicz.
    Emotional win for the Barons

    MC boys outlast Cocalico to remain alone in first place As the Manheim Central boys were doing a walk-through on Monday night for its first-place game against Cocalico, Baron coach Chris Sherwood had the utmost sympathy for...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Warwick freshman Logan Boring (left) looks to escape from McCaskey’s Manuel Canfijn in the 126-pound bout last Saturday. Later, Boring earned his first varsity win by earning a 10-1 major decision over East Pennsboro’s Andrew Black.
    Late rally over Tornado spurs Warriors to 5-0 finish at Duals

    Eric Garner picked a good time to notch his first varsity win for the Warwick wrestlers. With his team trailing 28-18 against McCaskey with four bouts to go last Saturday, the Warrior sophomore took a 5-1 lead...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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