All posts tagged "featured"

  • Valedictorian Erika Yeungling
    Linden Hall graduates 41; Yuengling is valedictorian

    Linden Hall School for Girls saw 41 graduates from the Class of 2016 receive diplomas at a ceremony held at Lititz Moravian Church on May 27. The class Valedictorian was five-day boarder Erika Yuengling, from Orwigsburg. Her...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • The original pen and watercolor artwork of John Andrew Wenger, a founding member of the Village Art Association, will be sold at the Lititz Historical Foundation, starting this Friday at 5 p.m.
    Drawing on Lititz: The legacy of John Andrew Wenger

    You’ve seen his art, but you may not know his name. John Andrew Wenger was one of the most prolific artists in Lititz, capturing the architecture of historic buildings and the lush landscapes of the countryside. His...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Photo by Mike Shull. Volleys of rifle fire from guns representing many eras in American history served as a final tribute to those who gave their lives for our country.
    Memorable Morning March

    Residents lined Broad and Main streets, cheering for and waving to local veterans as they marched toward the cemetery. Young Scouts, both boys and girls, carried flowers to decorate the graves, instilling respect for the meaning of...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Chief Seace watches Lititz Mayor Tim Snyder swear in Chief Nye.
    Nye sworn in as new police chief

    36-year veteran takes over for retired Chief Seace No one could deny that it was a bittersweet evening at the Lititz Borough Council meeting on Tuesday. After many years at borough council meetings, long-time Lititz Borough Police...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Fifth grader Tyler Sprought served as a tour guide at the Keath House. (Photos by Alan Johnson)
    Manheim remembers

    The Manheim Historical Society organized a Memorial Day celebration in Manheim this year. Events included a community yard sale, mock wax museum with student tour guides at Fasig and Keath Houses, trolley tours and rides, lunch, and...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Representing Manheim Central’s football team at last Saturday’s Tri-County All-Star Game were (front row, left to right) Damon Camacho, Kevin Starner, head coach Dave Hahn, DaShaun Neville, and Derek Adams; (back, l-r) coach Wes Geib, coach Tom Waranavage, Drew Eshleman, coach Mike Williams, Gavin Guyer, coach Frank Barton, and Sam Martin.
     North prevails 34-31 in 15th Tri-County All-Star Game

      Drew Eshleman’s initial thought was to be aware of a post pattern, which the South squad had been executing all night. Then as the Manheim Central senior defensive back was dropping back into coverage, he noticed...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Warwick’s Eric Garner prepares to release a javelin throw in the State Championships at Shippensburg University last Saturday. Garner placed ninth in the Triple-A competition with a heave of 187 feet, 10 inches. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     PR’s for Warwick at State Meet

      Eric Garner extended his streak. In each week of the track and field post-season, including the PIAA State Championships last weekend at Shippensburg University, the Warwick junior fired off a PR throw in the javelin. When...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Representing Manheim Central’s football team at last Saturday’s Tri-County All-Star Game were (front row, left to right) Damon Camacho, Kevin Starner, head coach Dave Hahn, DaShaun Neville, and Derek Adams; (back, l-r) coach Wes Geib, coach Tom Waranavage, Drew Eshleman, coach Mike Williams, Gavin Guyer, coach Frank Barton, and Sam Martin.
    Hoag finishes career with two State medals

      Knoch junior Jordan Geist was the talk of the State boys Triple-A shot put last Friday. His eye-popping heave of 74 feet, 3 inches not only shattered the previous PIAA record of 70-0, it also had...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Manheim Central senior Tyler Hoag reached a distance of 56 feet, 4 3/4 inches to win the District Three Triple-A boys shot put title last Friday at Shippensburg. Photo by Preston Whitcraft.
    Crowning achievement: Hoag leads MC at Districts

    Throughout the season, Tyler Hoag has been shooting to reach the 58-foot mark in shot put. The Manheim Central senior came close last Friday, but fell slightly less than two feet short. It didn’t matter. With his...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Radishes thrive in cool, wet weather, so it's been a great spring for the crunchy salad staple, even though the rest of us have been rooting for a little more sun and warmth. Still, the rainy morning of May 21 didn't dampen the spirit of fans of the Lititz Farmers Market, which is now open for the season. This week's forecast looks to be a bit brighter. Photo by Laura Knowles.
    ‘Rad’ weather doesn’t spoil market’s opener

    It was a soggy morning for the opening day of Lititz Farmers Market on Saturday as a steady crowd braved the showers and came out anyway. “I don’t really mind too much. Everything is covered and it’s...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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