• Couple wed just after WWII

      Ed and Mary Loomis celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary on Sept. 18. They were married on this date in 1946 when Ed returned home from serving four years in World War II. Ed was born in...

    • Posted September 26, 2018
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  • Woman’s Club fashion show is Oct. 6

    The Woman’s Club of Ephrata is “Reaching Out to Ephrata” on Saturday, Oct. 6, by sponsoring a fall fashion show and brunch at the Ephrata American Legion. Doors will open at 10 a.m. and brunch will be...

    • Posted September 19, 2018
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  • Births – Reported Sept. 19, 2018

    ARMSTRONG, Timothy and Hope (M. (Cichan), Akron, a son, at Birth Care & Family Health Services, Sept. 10. DAVIS, Rodney J. and Lauren (Scorzetti), Ephrata, a son, at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz, Sept. 14. DUNA, Andrew M. and...

    • Posted September 19, 2018
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  • Zieglers married 40 years

      Harold and Peggy Ziegler, of Ephrata, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary this week. They were married on the Paradise covered bridge on Sept. 23, 1978. Harold retired after 43 years as a professional truck driver....

    • Posted September 19, 2018
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  • Births – Reported Sept. 12, 2018

    ACKLEY, Joshua R. and Caitlyn (Mertz), Ephrata, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Sept. 7. COOK, Paul J. and Katherine R. (Ritzdorf), Akron, a son, at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz, Sept. 7. FASNACHT, Ashley, and Dylan R....

    • Posted September 12, 2018
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  • Gehmans married 50 years

      On Aug. 25, Terry and Joyce (Hornberger) Gehman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a surprise drop-in party at Greenfield Inn, Lancaster given by their daughters and sons-in-law, Angela and Tom Berkosky, Gilbertsville, and Lisa and...

    • Posted September 5, 2018
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  • Births – Reported Sept. 5, 2018

    ALTHOUSE, Joshua R. and Toanh (Huynh), Ephrata, a daughter, at Women & Babies Hospital, Aug. 27. BUEL, Paul W. and Kassandra (McLucas), Elverson, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Aug. 29. BURKHOLDER, Alvin H. and Laura...

    • Posted September 5, 2018
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  • Sheaffers married 50 years

      Bill and Lynne Sheaffer, of Ephrata, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 10. As fate would have it, they met at a dance at the old Ephrata Rec Center on Cloister Avenue in July...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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  • Hower, Groff engaged

      Brittany Groff and Jason Hower of Ephrata recently announced that they will be getting married. Brittany is the daughter of Randy Groff and Julie Sawyer of Ephrata. She graduated from Ephrata High School in 2007. She...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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  • Births – Reported Aug. 29, 2018

    BAIR, Brandon S. and Danielle (Plucinski), Manheim, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Aug. 22. BILLS, Adina, and Leonard Bradley, Farmersville, a daughter, at Women & Babies Hospital, Aug. 22. BIXLER, Thomas A. and Cassandra (Daubert),...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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