All posts tagged "featured"

  • In his nine-year coaching career at Manheim Central, Chris Sherwood compiled an overall record of 147-82, including two Section Two championships and a trip to the District Three Triple-A finals in 2014.
    Sherwood steps down as Barons’ head coach

    Coming home on the bus from Manheim Central’s game in the PIAA State boys basketball playoffs this March, Coach Chris Sherwood began to consider a change. Drained both physically and mentally, the Barons’ boss was mulling stepping...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • Unflagging commitment: Lititz man receives national polo honor

    The Lancaster Polo Club was matched up against Darlington, Del., and won on a historic day for the U.S. Polo Association (USPA) this past Sunday at Forney Field in Rothsville. Robbie Zekany of Lititz became the first...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Lititz Officer Burke has a sit-down with Olivia Pease during the Fourth Avenue block party in Lititz.
    Lititz and Regional police departments host National Night Out events

    A night out in Clay Township Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department hosted a National Night Out celebration at Snyder Community Park in Clay Township on Tuesday night. The motto of National Night Out is “Bringing Law...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • A year of American memories

    Rotary exchange student returns to Poland after unforgettable experience in Lititz and beyond Since Julia Borowczyk arrived in Philadelphia a year ago, she has visited 23 states and had three host families in Lititz. The recent Warwick...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Lititz players Colin Brubaker (11), Jackson Davies (4), Max Bright (26), Kaden Hunt (3), Adam Ricketts (13) and others celebrate on the Clipper Magazine Stadium infield after defeating SWS 4-2 in the LNP Midget Tournament finals last Friday. The Oddfellows’ victory clinched their fourth title in seven years, all in odd years — 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Big fifth-inning rally lifts Lititz to sixth LNP Midget title

    When the sixth inning was in the books, Lititz Oddfellows’ pitcher Colin Brubaker went looking for skipper Bill Weismandel in the dugout. The right-hander had a request. “I was like, ‘Bill, you’ve got to give me the...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Manheim’s inaugural National Night Out a hit

      Manheim Borough Police Department’s first National Night Out celebration was a successful one. National Night Out is a community building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, more caring places to...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Step back in time

    Free big band concert part of WWII event at Oehme Gardens The Lititz Historical Foundation will host a special World War II-themed evening on Sunday, Aug. 13, at 6:30 p.m. The King Street Big Band of Lancaster...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Chocolate Walk SOLD OUT

    The Kiwanis Club of Lititz Area has announced that all 2,000 tickets for the 2017 Lititz Chocolate Walk have been sold. The last ticket was sold on July 29, just four weeks after they went on sale....

    • Posted July 31, 2017
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  • The Lutz Pool was located on Locust Street, across the road from what is now Woodstream. Image from the Robert ‘Sketch’ Mearig collection
    Lititz stayed cool at Lutz’s Pool

    It was the brainchild of beloved Lititz butcher Benjamin Lutz; and many years ago, it was the place in town where residents of Lititz, both young and old, cooled off. Once located along Locust Street and situated...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • Stay safe and share the road

    It can be dangerous out there. There are close to 8,000 Amish and Old Order Mennonite households in Lancaster County all using horse-pulled carriages and wagons as their means of transportation. Each home has at least two...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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