All posts tagged "featured"

  • !!! mouse
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    Vestar buys Woodstream: Maker of the legendary Victor mousetrap by Patrick Burns Lititz-based Woodstream, maker of the legendary Victor mousetrap, has been sold. The privately-held manufacturer of pest, animal control, and lawn products has had a long...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Mummas 3
    Pretzel Fest: twisted fun for everyone

    The fourth annual Lititz Pretzel Fest is set for May 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Lititz. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Lititz Area, the event is unique in that it appeals to adults...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • After going 3-for-5 on Tuesday night, Lititz’s Zach Shank is now batting .296 in his first season with the Seattle Mariners’ Double-A affiliate Jackson (Tenn.). (Photo by Nat Thomas/Jackson Generals)
     ‘Welcome surprise’ for Shank

    WHS grad starts season with Mariners’ Double-A club When the Jackson Generals opened their season on Thursday, April 9, Zach Shank hated not being able to contribute. The 2009 Warwick grad broke spring training with the Seattle Mariners’...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • After establishing two personal best throws at the Penn Relays discus competition on Friday, Warwick’s David Lucas makes one final attempt to surpass 199-7. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Record throw earns Lucas silver at Penn Relays

    For a few minutes, Warwick senior discus thrower David Lucas occupied the inside track at the historic Penn Relays. His first throw of 198 feet, 7 inches in the high school championships last Friday not only represented...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Warwick senior Brogan Galbreath draws the attention of Ephrata’s defense as he goes on the attack in the Warriors’ key 13-3 win on Monday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Warriors capture Ream Cup

    Edge closer to L-Ls with 13-3 win over Ephrata Coming off its worst loss of the season&tstr;a crushing 15-1 blow last Thursday against unbeaten Hempfield&tstr; Warwick Boys Lacrosse Coach Wayne Hummer was eager to see how his...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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    Racing day in Lititz

    What a great event yesterday in downtown Lititz. One of the many highlights was the excellent emcee, who kept the crowd engaged with his informative and humorous commentary. Look for an exclusive interview as part of the...

    • Posted April 27, 2015
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  • Verna Kreider-Schenker (left) gives a piano lesson to one of her current students. (Photo courtesty of Jennifer Schenker)
    She’s been teaching music for over 75 years

    Entertaining and singing have always been at the core of 93-year-old Lititz native Verna Kreider-Schenker’s life. She started playing music at age seven, and has been teaching it for more than 75 years and counting. Verna gained...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Warwick Little League’s founding fathers Barry Todd (second from left) and Barry Raiser (far right), along with Kevin Ranck’s children Tim and Erika, hand out commemorative bracelets to the players as they run onto the field during the league’s 20th anniversary Opening Day ceremonies last Saturday.
    Warwick Little League celebrates 20th Opening Day

    Erika Ranck still recalls updating the manually-operated scoreboard when Warwick Little League was still in its infancy stages. Her brother, Tim, looks back on his 9-year-old memories as a player like they happened yesterday. Last Saturday under...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Charlie Hample (LNP photo)
    Six vie for five school board spots on Republican ballot

    The Republican school board race will be the focus of next month’s primary election, as a cross-filing Democrat could bump a Republican from the general election ballot in November. Charlie Hample, who ran for the state legislature...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Janelle Garber, a former star player at Elizabethtown High School and West Chester University, is the new head girls basketball coach at Warwick High School. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
    Garber named Warwick girls coach

    Although Janelle Garber was anxious to get back into coaching girls basketball, she didn’t figure an opportunity would come so soon. A former standout player at Elizabethtown High School and West Chester University, the 26-year-old Garber stepped...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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