• Elvin M. Martin, 73, attended Lime Rock Mennonite Church, Weaverland Conference

    Elvin M. Martin, 73, of Lebanon, passed away Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, at Good Samaritan Hospital, as the result of stroke suffered on Saturday. He was born in West Earl Township to the late H. Landis and...

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  • Deaths of Local Interest – Aug. 5, 2015

    A. Glen Brewer, 85, of Lititz, passed away Aug. 2 at United Zion Retirement Community. Glen served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War as a tank mechanic. He started his own business in 1981 called...

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  • Summer camp a unique experience for Ephrata runners

    Ephrata has built one of the more successful cross country programs in the L-L League. A year ago, the girls finished 20-1 in the regular season while the boys’ team was 19-2. Both squads took third overall...

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  • Kreider named to Jr. War of Roses squad

    For the second-straight year, Ephrata’s Matt Kreider earned one of the 14 berths on the Lancaster County Junior Golf Tour’s War of the Roses Team. Kreider, who will be a senior at EHS this fall, earned an...

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  • Tidal Waves close out another successful summer swim season

    The Ephrata Rec Center Tidal Waves concluded another successful summer season this past week as they participated in the Lancaster Summer Swim League Championship meet held at New Holland. The Tidal Waves had 51 swimmers qualify for...

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  • We’re only human

    After months of anticipation, the Smithsonian-curated exhibit on the question of human origins opened on Saturday at the Ephrata Public Library. The exhibit, “What does it mean to be human?”  uses a series of panels, monitors, films,...

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  • Trail Tales

    Residents react to graffiti and reported disrespectful behavior on Rail Trail The subject of vandalism and disruptive behavior on the Ephrata Rail Trail  became a sore subject this week among many residents. The issue took wings on...

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