All posts by ephratareview

  • Ephrata High School honored its boys basketball team in late March of 1974. Shown are (left to right) Bill Worley, head coach; Jeff Witmer, top offensive player and MVP; Mike Matto, top defensive player; Skip Kopp, assistant and head junior varsity coach.  Review file photo
  • Preparing for the Ephrata Junior High School musical “It Happened At Hamelin” in March of 1984 were (left to right) Andrea Fausnacht, Christina Wolfe, Kathy Soistmann and Jenny Will. Review file photo
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    Clay Elementary School gets relocatable classrooms in 1974 Click to see slideshow 10 Years Ago Wednesday’s Ephrata Review Issue of April 7, 2004 • New hire – For the first time in more than a decade, Ephrata’s...

    • Posted April 3, 2014
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  • Barista Steve with the Salty Schreiber Shake
    Taste of the Town – April 2, 2014 Edition

    Tomato Pie Cafe: A Season of Change With the change of seasons, come many exciting changes for the Tomato Pie Cafe! Manager Brenda Blevins recently brought her experience to the cafe and has comfortably slipped into her...

    • Posted April 3, 2014
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  • bonacuse
    Senior leadership

    It is an organization and local office firmly entrenched with local roots. And, as the Ephrata Senior Helpers branch celebrates its one-year anniversary, it has not forgotten what’s important. Family is what’s important, said Abigail Critchfield, co-owner....

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • bball
    Eagles upend Spot, improve to 2-0

    Through two games, the Cocalico baseball team has done the three things that can win a lot of games. The Eagles have pitched well, hit a ton and limited their defensive mistakes. The result is they are...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • softball
    Three-run fifth dooms EHS girls

    The Ephrata girls softball team had one rough inning Tuesday afternoon at home vs. Solanco in the Section Two opener. Unfortunately, that one frame proved to be costly in a 7-1 loss to the Mares Solanco broke...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • fingers
    Fingers has local collectors eating out of his hand

    Rollie Fingers, one of the greatest relief pitchers of all time, still wearing his famous handlebar mustache, was in Ephrata last Saturday for the 35th annual Ephrata Lions Card Show. Ephrata Review staff writer Bruce Morgan had...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • track
    Ephrata girls cruise past Manheim Central

    There is an extra bounce in the step of the Ephrata girls track team these days. Guess that comes from winning two straight Section Two titles and coming off a history-making Lancaster-Lebanon League championship from a year...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Giving voters a choice

    Editor, Ephrata Review, Are the established local political committees out of touch with what voters want? It would appear so, at least in York County where a special election was held March 18 in which a non-endorsed...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Why the Carbon talk?

    Editor, Ephrata Review, Carbon holds in heat and is a great natural insulator; it was used to shield uranium during the building of our first atomic weapons. In the atmosphere, carbon (as carbon dioxide, CO2) acts as...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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