• Scholarship strikes gold

    In 50th year, Hibshman fund has given EHS students more than $23 million Ephrata National Bank President Aaron Groff was the final presenter at last Wednesday’s Awards Ceremony. The seniors, along with family and friends, had gathered...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Ephrata named among best high schools in nation

    Ephrata Area School District honored twice Named among best high schools in nation; ranks with best school districts for your buck Ephrata High School has been awarded a silver medal in the US News & World Report...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Following his lead

    Major Richard Winters was not one to seek attention. So when a crowd estimated at more than 800 people stopped by to visit the memorial statue of Winters at the new Veteran’s Plaza in Ephrata on Memorial...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Reamstown Cub Scout awards announced

    The Reamstown Cub Pack No. 60 held the pack meeting/potluck meal and rain gutter regata in early May at the Stevens Fire Hall with four Cubs winning regata awards. Placing first through fourth, respectively, were Ricky Jacobs,...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Local heroes to be feted at Adamstown library summer reading kickoff

    Saturday, May 30, will be a special one for local heroes as the Adamstown Area Library kicks off its Summer Reading Program honoring them. The kickoff ceremony is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This year’s...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Memorial Day in Schoeneck: A time to remember with reverence and joy

      Schoeneck has always had a special annual Memorial Day celebration and provides a free lunch afterward to all who come. The parade is not big or fancy, but Schoeneck often draws the most popular speakers in...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • On track: Cocalico school buses likely to get GPS systems in the fall

      Every day, 40 buses roll out of Cocalico School District lots, headed to homes and schools, field trips and sporting events. Starting in 2016, district officials will be better able to track the students and drivers...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Checking, frustration…A mixed bag of business marks East Cocalico supervisors meeting

      It was a mix of good feelings and frustration at the May 21 meeting of the East Cocalico Township supervisors. Annual contributions to local emergency services and the library were awarded by the supervisors at the...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Eagles head west for State opener

      The Cocalico boys volleyball team faces a four-hour bus ride Wednesday. But who’s complaining? Certainly not the Eagles, who will be making what is believed to be their first State Tournament appearance in program history Wednesday....

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Stauffer claims two State medals

      C ocalico junior Emily Stauffer, one of the favorites to win State gold in the shot put, had a rough day Friday both physically and competitively. Seeded second in that event, Stauffer couldn’t quite shake a...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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