All posts tagged "featured"

  • With Lebanon’s Jeronimo Rodriguez looming close behind, Warwick junior sprinter Ian Harpel (left) takes the lead in the 400 at the L-L League Championships last Saturday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Warwick claims three L-L League golds

    Harpel, Lucas, McNeill lead the way The rivalry that Warwick junior Ian Harpel has with Lebanon’s Jeronimo Rodriguez dates back to their middle school years. Early on, the Cedars’ sprinter held the upper hand. This year, Harpel...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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    A Letter to Mom: What is the Face of a Heroin Addict?

    For Jean Johns, a teacher in the Warwick School District, that face is her son, Andrew. For Mark Hirschman it is countless patients he saw through recovery as a clinical psychologist treating addiction. And for people like...

    • Posted May 12, 2015
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    Shooter named in road rage incident

    While police have not identified the two men involved in Wednesday’s road rage shooting, the Record Express has learned through reliable sources that the gun was fired by Jim Mellinger, a 74-year-old Lititz area resident. Darrel Smith,...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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  • The lovely lettuce at Susan Stoltzfus' Garden Patch is one of the many attractions at the Lititz Farmers Market. (photo by Stephen Seeber)
    Lettuce entertain you

    Fresh faces at the Lititz Farmers Market It was opening day for Lititz Farmers Market on Saturday, May 2, and the weather couldn’t have been better. Cloud-tossed blue skies and a fresh breeze made it clear that...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Workers from the Tait and the General Sutter install the refurbished Roebuck Fountain at the Sutter patio last Friday morning. See video on the Lititz Record Facebook page. (photos by Stephen Seeber)
    Fountain facelift

    Repairs complete on beloved landmark Why were Paul Pendyck and Michael Tait directing traffic on East Main Street last week? The owner of the General Sutter Inn and the founder of Tait Towers (now Tait) were guiding...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Manheim Central senior pitcher Tanner Fahnestock delivers against Cocalico on Monday. He yielded just one earned run on five hits while going the distance for the victory. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Barons, Indians force one-game playoff for section title

    Manheim Central baseball coach Matt Huber was at home last Friday when he started receiving text messages from his players. It was good news. Turns out Section Three-leading Donegal had suffered a 1-0 loss to Northern Lebanon,...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Warwick senior Ashley Royer (second from left) celebrates with teammate Vanessa Strohm (far left) after slugging a first-inning two-run homer off of Hempfield pitcher Lauren Lichtenwalner in the Lady Warriors’ 5-3 Section One-clinching win on Monday. Also pictured for Warwick is Amanda Herr (far right). (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Section One champs!! Lady Warriors win first title since 2012

    Of the five home runs that Warwick senior Ashley Royer has slugged this season, none were bigger than her two-run blast in the first inning on Monday afternoon. First of all, it gave the Lady Warriors a...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Dunk the mailman! Barry Lavender looks way too dry. (photo by Stephen Seeber)
    Pretzel Fest!

    Dunk this guy! We bumped into Barry Lavender, our mustachioed mailman, during the Rock Lititz Bike Race Sunday, and he was already talking trash about today’s Pretzel Fest dunk tank fundraiser. Come on people, let’s make this...

    • Posted May 2, 2015
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  • Dwayne Clinton (in the lead) of Lititz has dominated the 45+ Men's category of the Rock Lititz Bike Races, taking first place every time the event has been held. (Photo courtesy of Rick Harting)
     Lititz’s Clinton wins again

    Will he have a chance for a fourth first place in 2016? The return of the Rock Lititz Bike Race after a one year hiatus was deemed a “spectacular success” by promoter Rich Ruoff, but there’s no...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Joe Jefferson entertained and informed the spectators at the Rock Lititz Bike Race Sunday. He also urged the racers to pedal harder. (photos by Dick Wanner)
    Meet Joe Jefferson

    The charismatic announcer who calls the Rock Lititz races Joe Jefferson was THE standout performer at the 2015 Rock Lititz Bike Race and Block Party Sunday, and he didn’t have to pedal even once around the 0.8-mile,...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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