All posts tagged "featured"

  • Galen named EHS principal

    Just one month after the announced retirement of Ephrata High School principal Joane Eby, the school board has voted to name assistant principal Scott Galen to succeed Eby, effective July 1. Galen, who came to EHS last...

    • Posted March 19, 2014
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  • Blaze destroys West Cocalico Twp. home

    Schoeneck Fire Chief Jeff Hackman said the fire resulted from burning ashes left in a bucket outside the basement of the two story home. The house at 160 Wollups Hill Road was built in 1976 by the...

    • Posted March 19, 2014
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  • So what is happening across from Giant?

    Over the past several years development news has dominated Ephrata Township news. That seems to be a continuing trend. At this time, nothing specific is planned for the corner of East Main Street and Pleasant Valley Road...

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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  • ‘Close’ shave

    Long once again removes hair to honor sister battling another round of cancer For years local high school student councils have helped raise money for the Four Diamonds Fund, a charitable organization based out of PennStateMiltonS.HersheyMedicalCenter, whose...

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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  • Akron ready for its rail trail bids

    By Nov. 1 of this year, you should be able to strap your rollerblades on in downtown Ephrata, next to the former C.P. Wenger grain silos, and skate your way to the western limits of Akron Borough....

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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  • Midnight blues

    Start at 9 p.m. this Friday Lancaster County has a bit of a blues theme of late. Last week’s Roots & Blues Festival included performances by Johnny Winter and James Cotton. Winter even spent some time at...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • Tenets for tenants

    Unlike many landlords, Dave Plaksin is OK with Ephrata Borough Council’s plan to overhaul its rental ordinance. Plaksin, owner of the red-brick Mentzer apartment building on the State and Main street intersection, said it’s fine to strengthen...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • Let us know

    We hope you have been enjoying your redesigned paper over the past month. The circulation department has also been working hard to eliminate glitches in the new delivery method. However, if you are still having difficulty with...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • Denlinger staying in race

    Don’t count Gordon Denlinger out just yet. Denlinger last week failed to earn the county GOP’s endorsement for his bid to take the state senate seat Mike Brubaker will vacate in 2015. But, despite criticism already leveled...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Slideshow – Athletes in Action

    Morgan Stauffer takes a swing during the Ephrata Wiffleball Tournament this past weekend. Photo by Stan Hall

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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