• Millers married 60 years

    Charles and Katherine (Stuber) Miller, Denver, recently celebrated their diamond anniversary. The couple were wed Jan. 29, 1955 at Swamp Lutheran Church, with Rev. Minnich officiating. Charles retired from the D&E Telephone Company after 41 years of...

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  • Deaths of Local Interest – Feb. 11, 2015

    Allan C. Bewley, 89, formerly of Leola, passed away Feb. 2 at Brethren Village. Allan co-owner/operator of Wenger’s Flowers, Leola, and after retirement he worked at the Garden Spot Auto Auction. Allan was a member of the...

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  • Births – Reported Feb. 11, 2015

    BRUBAKER, Brian R. and Joanne M. (Martin), Ephrata, a daughter, at home, Jan. 26. BRUBAKER, Ivan and Martha N. (Burkholder), 1357 Kramer Mill Road, Denver, a daughter, at home, Dec. 8. FUNK, Brandon S. and Amanda (Book),...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Hoop crazy

    As a young boy, despite having constant “ants in my pants” and wanting to go outside to play basketball, ice hockey, street hockey, tackle football and of course, whiffleball, baseball and just about any ball you can...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • 1K in Kelly

    Ephrata Coach Mike Garman (right) greets senior Kelly Liebl moments after she became the seventh girl in Ephrata history to reach 1,000 career points. For the complete story on Liebl’s latest achievement, turn to page B1.

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • EASD hires new assistant superintendent

      Despite some recent calls to not replace the position, Ephrata Area School District has a new assistant superintendent. Dr. Jacy Clugston Hess was unanimously approved by the school board in a special meeting of the whole...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • ECH president moves into key WellSpan Health position

      WellSpan Health has named WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital President John M. Porter Jr. as the regional health system’s new executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective immediately. Porter will continue to serve a dual role...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • Eagles edge Pioneers, set to face CV in L-Ls

      Tucker Lescoe scored 21 points to lead Cocalico to a 38-37 come-from-behind victory on the road at Lampeter-Strasburg Tuesday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. Cocalico trailed 25-21 heading to the fourth before the...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • A cool way to share profits

    The staff of Cocalico Plumbing and Heating, Denver, presented the Good Samaritan Shelter, Ephrata, with a $900 check to help in the replacement of several windows at the women’s shelter. Jon and Sue Moyer, owners, matched dollar...

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  • Adamstown Boy Scouts race to the finish

    Members of Adamstown Boy Scout Troop 61 won three first-place trophies at this year’s Klondike Derby. The Klondike Derby is an annual event held by the Boy Scouts of America during the winter months and is based...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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