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  • Stevens resident and 1996 Ephrata High School graduate Bridgett (Heckman) Wealand will compete for Team USA in the 2019 World Masters Hockey Indoor World Cup in China.
    Wealand to pack her bags for China: Stevens resident to compete in World Masters Hockey Indoor World Cup

    In eight weeks, the residents of this area will be either shoveling snow or complaining of cabin fever. But one, 1996 Ephrata graduate Bridgett (Heckman) Wealand, will be hurtling through the air on an airplane bound for...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Lyle Kopp (right) pulls down a rebound in front of Garden Spot’s Andrew Zentner during Tuesday’s game in New Holland. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Fast start lifts Spartans past winless Mounts

    Garden Spot jumped on Ephrata early Tuesday night in New Holland, and the Mounts simply never could recover. With the game knotted at 4-4 midway through the first quarter, the Spartans ended the period on a 13-2...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Eagles sink host CV to win tourney title

    The Cocalico boys’ basketball team topped reigning District Three finalist Kutztown 56-50 on Friday evening. The Eagles also outlasted host Conestoga Valley 49-42 Saturday night. The two wins gave Cocalico the Buckskins’ Tip-off Championship. Long-range shooting and...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Messick’s Christmas Light Show Raises Money for Local Charities

    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. — The Christmas light show at Messicks is open for it’s sixth year. The show is free and open to the public who can drive up and enjoy the lights and music from the comfort...

    • Posted December 6, 2018
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    Be Ready for Winter Weather with Tire Consultants

    We have already had a taste of what winter has in store. So, get ready for winter weather with Tire Consultants. Make sure you drive safer this winter with tires from Tire Consultants. Whether you are traveling...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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    Celebrate a Season of Holiday Cheer at Fiorentino’s

    It’s the holiday season at Fiorentino’s with all your favorite festive cocktails, delicious food, musical entertainment and much more. Celebrate with a holiday cocktail created just for the season. Santa’s Cap features coconut rum, pomegranate and cranberry....

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • Gingrich & Palm named ‘Outstanding’ in Section Two

    Cocalico juniors Noah Palm and Brock Gingrich were two of the most decorated Section Two players coming out of the L-L League Awards Banquet held Nov. 28 at the Timbers Restaurant in Mt. Gretna. Palm earned three...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • After heavy graduation hit, Mounts look to reload

    A year ago, coming off a solid 16-10 season the year before with most of the key players from that squad returning, hopes were sky high that Ephrata had a chance to do great things. However, those...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • Winning the close ones could be key for Cocalico

    Cocalico has made a living playing in close, tight knit games the last few years. And if the Eagles figure out how to pull just some of those games out, they’ll be in position to do some...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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    DC Eager Emergency Services: When Too Much Is Too Much

    It can happen so gradually that you hardly realize it. Suddenly you notice that you have too much stuff in your house. There are piles of books and newspapers. Closets are filled with old clothes and coats...

    • Posted November 28, 2018
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