• Ephrata’s Jigger Day is June 12

      The Eicher Arts Center’s annual Jigger Day festival of music, fun and jigger-style ice cream sundaes has been a big Ephrata community event for decades. But this June 12, Jigger Day will be bigger than ever....

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ opens June 9

    Described at its premiere by The New York Times as a “sunny new play about gloomy people,” “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” follows three middle-aged, co-dependent siblings and other quirky characters as they move through...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  •  Mounts to face District 7 top seed in State first round

      Ephrata will hit the road Wednesday to embark on its first-ever State Volleyball playoff appearance. The Mounts, who finished as the fourth seed in District Three, will travel to the western side of the state to...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Across the county line: York

      I crossed the county line to catch up with some new brew friends. I met JR Heaps and his fiancée at Meeting of the Malts in March. He had established himself at a table with a...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Lefever claims sixth place in State 3,200

    By Todd Ruth Admittedly, Ephrata’s Zach Lefever was feeling huge nerves heading into his debut in the 3,200 at the State Track Meet Saturday in Shippensburg. But in the end, he looked like a seasoned vet. The...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Bobby Wehner will perform at Lititz Farmers Market

    Singer/songwriter Bobby Wehner will perform at the Lititz Farmers Market on June 4. He has been making music with various local groups for over 11 years. Wehner has written and recorded music of many styles, including rock,...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Golden finale

     Stauffer completes career by winning State shot put title Emily Stauffer has finally reached the top of the mountain. The Cocalico senior who has been among the top throwers in the state for her entire high school career,...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Delivering the ‘Goods’

     Senior pitcher blanks Cumberland Valley as Mounts reach title game The Ephrata baseball team made a little history Tuesday. That’s kind of saying something based on the fact that the Mounts have won a slew of section...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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