All posts tagged "featured"

  • Seventy-year choir trumpeter John Smith, 88, with niece and 20-year choir veteran Carolyn Weidman.
    The sound of Easter morning

    A Lititz Moravian tradition since 1771 They are a family — literally and physically — and one that documents its roots in generations. They are brass playing musicians — husbands, wives, children, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • Stauffers married 70 years

    Robert and Betty (Root) Stauffer, of Ephrata, celebrated 70 years together on April 5, 2017. They were married April 5, 1947, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Ephrata, by Rev. Myron A. Eichner. The couple has lived in the...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • Warwick’s (left to right) Zach Peters, Ethan Norman and catcher Ryan Aukamp (24) hold a mound conference last Friday in their game against Manheim Township. Norman earned a complete-game win against the Streaks, and then Peters went the distance in a win against Hempfield on Monday. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Fourth straight win lifts Warriors into first-place tie

    Peters outduels Hempfield’s Seitz Zach Peters had a lot of adrenaline going through his body in the seventh inning on Monday. You can’t blame him. Warwick’s senior right-hander was just three outs away from a complete-game victory...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • Color run in Manheim

    Burgard and Stiegel Elementary Schools will be hosting Color-A-Thon fundraiser color run on May 6. Registration starts at 8 a.m., and the event begins at 9. It will be held at Memorial Park on Adele Avenue. This...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • The 1810 Leib house has been saved from possible demolition. Reid and Whit Buckwalter will move the house, built by a first-generation Warwick Township settler, to their nearby property.The 1810 Leib house has been saved from possible demolition. Reid and Whit Buckwalter will move the house, built by a first-generation Warwick Township settler, to their nearby property.
    Great move: Buckwalters step in to save Leib house; will relocate historic home

    The historic 1810 Leib house in Warwick Township will be moving. But not far. Thanks to a father and son, the 207-year-old brick farmhouse that once faced possible demolition is getting a second chance with a life-saving...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Zach and Megan Butt with Matthew and new baby Caleb, who was born in a Warwick ambulance on Route 501 last week.
    Special delivery: Caleb Butt makes Warwick Ambulance history

    Caleb Butt was born on March 29 at the intersection of Route 501 and Lexington Road, just north of Lititz. If you’re wondering what hospital that might be, there is no hospital there. Caleb was born in...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Zach Clare of Conestoga won the prize for catching the largest fish, a 17½ inch rainbow trout.
    Hooked on opening day: 150 attend annual sportsmen’s event

    The Lititz Sportsmen’s Association continued its mission of “promoting and protecting our outdoor heritage” during Saturday’s Kids Fishing Day, an annual tradition on the opening day of trout season. Volunteers stocked Lititz Run at the Warwick Township...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Warwick senior Nicole Mengel, who tossed a one-hitter against Cedar Crest on Monday, smashes an RBI single against L-S in a non-league game last Thursday. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Mengel tosses one-hitter in Warwick’s win over Crest

    Nicole Mengel got all the offensive production she needed in the first inning on Monday. More than enough, actually. Warwick jumped to a 3-0 first-inning lead and the senior pitcher went on to toss a one-hitter against...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Manheim puts on the BRAKES

    The BRAKES (Be Responsible And Keep Everyone Safe) teen proactive safe driving program will held May 6 and 7, and Oct. 7 and 8, at the Manheim Auto Auction, 1190 Lancaster Road., Manheim. Two sessions &tstr; 8...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • It’s in the bag (trash, that is)! Volunteers tidy up Millport Conservancy during Saturday’s stream clean.
    Good clean fun: One hundred volunteers help pull about two tons of garbage from local streams

    About 100 volunteers showed up for what Myers called a “nice turnout” to clear debris from the banks and bed of Lititz Run, starting at Lititz Springs Park and heading east all the way to the Conestoga...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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