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    Cocalico Police Report, February 9, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: ENDANGERMENT: An Ephrata woman was driving intoxicated with two children, ages 1 and 4, in the car when she struck a utility pole and large boulder in East Cocalico...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • Cocalico HS Students of the Month include;(Front) Olivia Voler and Samantha Klumpp.(back) Demetrius Whitsett and Corey Bean.
    Stellar students

       

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • Recovery coach Jack Pacewicz shares his struggles with addiction and his optimism about the battle against heroin at a community meeting in Denver. Photo by Kimberly Marselas
    A Good Guy Speaks Up

    Heroin addiction does not discriminate, community learns Gavin Maser grew up with loving parents who provided everything he needed — maybe more he says — and still he started smoking pot and stealing cars in middle school....

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • A refreshing sign… Denver council discusses restoration project

    Denver Borough Council members at their Monday, Jan. 30, meeting discussed the deteriorating “Welcome to Denver” signs and agreed to start the process toward new welcoming signs at the municipality gateways. Many decisions need to be made...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • The hard work of experimentation (below) brings out smiles of accomplishment — and the obligatory cellphone camera — at Denver Elementary on Jan. 30. Photos by Preston Whitcraft
    Science lessons stir student interests

    Fourth-grade students at Denver Elementary School were treated to a day of hands-on science presented by Science Explorers Inc. The presentation on Monday, Jan. 30, was the result of a generous donation from Qlik Inc. to the...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • Harrisburg man jailed for fleeing, drug charges after police chase in West Cocalico

    A Harrisburg man faces 28 charges after leading police on a high-speed chase on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in West Cocalico Township Jan. 26. Daeshaun A. Blanding, 21, was placed in Lancaster County jail on $25,000 bond Jan....

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • Judge: Man must pay fine for trading for bald eagle skull

    A Bradford County man will pay over $1,500 in fines and costs for illegally bartering for a bald eagle skull at an Adamstown trade show in 2015. John E. Palfreyman, 63, was charged last year with trading...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • Free manure management plan writing workshops set

    As everyone in agriculture should be aware, all farms generating or using manure must have a written manure management plan. Compliance with all required written plans is imperative. The Lancaster County Conservation District can help farmers learn...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • ‘Souper Bowl’ collection set for this weekend

    Hot soup on a cold day can be one of the most nourishing things — and locals have the opportunity to help their neighbors get some of that nourishment. On Friday and Saturday, Feb. 3 and 4,...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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    CHS junior now an Eagle Scout

    Carson Burkman, 16, of Reamstown Troop 60, has achieved the honor of Eagle Scout. He is the son of Jason and Carla Burkman and a junior at Cocalico High School. To earn this highest of ranks, Carson...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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