All posts tagged "featured"

  • ER Monica Miller head shot
    Murder victim remembered here Tuesday

    by Patrick Burns Monica Lynn Miller was remembered Tuesday as a loving, funny, beautiful, independent, determined, caring, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, neighbor, and friend. That was the constant refrain among an overflowing assembly that gathered in Akron...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Sam Marino hopes to make a big splash at the District Three Meet this weekend. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Cocalico swimmers head to Districts

    Sam Marino and Sidney Evans have collected a lot of hardware through their high school swimming careers. And as their senior seasons wind down, both are in position to add a few more medals to their respective...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • In a flurry of second period action, Cocalico’s 182-pounder Abdul Saad works to maintain control of Hempfield’s Jordan Ortiz in the AAA consolation finals. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    No Saad ending

     Cocalico junior qualifies for States After being sent to the consolation bracket following a quarterfinals loss to Cedar Cliff’s Josh Colello at the District Three Tournament Friday night at Hersheypark Arena, Cocalico’s Abdul Saad received some helpful...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • Citco
    Citgo robbed

    A masked man who claimed to have a gun robbed a gas station  located about  a quarter-mile from the East Cocalico Township Police station on Sunday at 6:10 p.m.  Police are looking for a a white male suspect, about...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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  • Coor's truck
    Let it flow

    Weis opens Beer Café  today. Patrons may legally purchase a maximum of two beers to drink at the café and no more than two six-packs of beer to go. by PATRICK BURNS The first ever beer deliveries made...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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  • Snow plows
    Dealing with Drift

    Crews work Friday morning to widen access on Pleasant Valley Road near Academy Road. The Ephrata Township road, which runs north and south is, prone to snow drifting issues.

    • Posted February 20, 2015
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  • Non fire
    Where there’s smoke…

    Luckily the emergency call Friday of smoke pouring from an Ephrata Township apartment building turned out to be a non-concern. Though about a dozen units responded to a report of fire at 305 N. Reading Road, at...

    • Posted February 20, 2015
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  • Shriner crop
    West Lampeter man charged in ambush murder

    Randell Shreiner, a married painting contractor,  was upset that Monica Lynn Miller sought to permanently end their on-again, off-again relationship. by PATRICK BURNS Authorities say Randall Scott Shreiner, 58, stalked behind bushes in the freezing cold Wednesday morning to...

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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  • Miller map
    Ephrata Police say charges are pending

    by PATRICK BURNS Ephrata Police will schedule a second press conference concerning the murder of Monica Lee Miller, 44, a Cocalico High School graduate who was gunned down Wednesday morning in an apartment complex where she lived on...

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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  • Randall Scott Shreiner turned himself into Pennsylvania state Police early this morning.
    Suspect IN CUSTODY

    BREAKING NEWS   by PATRICK BURNS Randall Scott Shreiner surrendered to PSP at approximately 1:49 AM this morning in the southern part of Lancaster County without incident. Mr. Shreiner is currently in the custody of the Ephrata Police...

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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