• Leshers married 70 years

    Pierce and Ethel Lesher are celebrating 70 years of marriage this week. They were married May 10, 1947, in St. Paul’s Lutheran and Reformed Church in Adamstown. They have one son, Kent, husband of Jane; three grandchildren: Jason...

    • Posted May 10, 2017
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  • Births – Reported May 10, 2017

    BARNICK, Casey and Sara, Denver, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, May 6. BENDER, Jordan T. and Madalyne (Carpenter), New Holland, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, May 3. BENIGNO, Philip F. and Natale (Schmidt),...

    • Posted May 10, 2017
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  • Siegfried, Welch will marry

    Dennis and Naomi Siegfried of Cody, Wyo., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Wendy Siegfried, to Michael Welch, son of Kevin and BJ Welch of Albia, Iowa. Wendy is a graduate of Ephrata Senior...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • Zaun, Herr wed in Adamstown

    Megan Zaun and Ryan Herr, of Ephrata, were married Sept. 17, 2016, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Adamstown. The Rev. Sandy Gideon officiated. Megan is the daughter of Michael and Donna Zaun, of Adamstown. She graduated from...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • Births – Reported May 3, 2017

    BANNER, Matthew R. and Amber (Funk), Lancaster, a daughter, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, April 25. BEILER, Melvin S. and Emma (King), Quarryville, a daughter, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, April 24. BENNER, Ryan Todd and Lani...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • Simmons’ golden anniversary

    Barry L. and Priscilla (Reed) Simmons, of Ephrata, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on April 15, 1967, at Grace EUB Church, in Penbrook. Barry and Priscilla are the parents of three...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • Griffith, Shinholster will marry

    Candice Shinholster, of Warner Robins, Ga., and Sean M. Griffith, Ephrata, recently announced their wedding plans. Candice is the daughter of Barbara Shinholster, of Gordon, Ga. She received a B.S. in information technology from Macon College and...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • Births – Reported April 26, 2017

    BEHR, Matthew A. and Natalia Nowak, Ephrata, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, April 16. BOLLINGER, Timothy S. and Jennifer (Haberman), Stevens, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, April 20. GLICK, Jonas S. Jr. and...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • Births – Reported April 19, 2017

    CHRISTIAN, Tabitha L, and Branden W. Weir, Richland, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, April 14. CHRISTY, Kathryn, and Blaine M. Schaffner, Ephrata, a daughter, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, April 11. CORTINO, Corrisa, and Christopher...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • Stauffers married 70 years

    Robert and Betty (Root) Stauffer, of Ephrata, celebrated 70 years together on April 5, 2017. They were married April 5, 1947, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Ephrata, by Rev. Myron A. Eichner. The couple has lived in the...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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