All posts tagged "featured"

  • Ephrata’s Nate Fassnacht (10) is mobbed by his teammates after ripping his three-run homer in the sixth inning of Tuesday’s 14-2 victory over Hempfield. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Mounts rip Knights, advance to title game

      Nate Fassnacht joked that he only had about “a half hour” to enjoy Tuesday’s huge 14-2 victory over Hempfield which vaulted Ephrata into Thursday’s L-L League finals. But best be sure, he and his Mounts teammates...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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    VIDEO: Friends honored Kien Lopez, Ephrata HS student killed in crash

    Kien Xavier Lopez, an 18-year-old Ephrata High School senior, was killed  in a one-car crash in Penn Township early Saturday morning.       The death caused an outpouring of farewells from friends and classmates who created...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • !!!AAA Shooting number 3shot
    Shooter named in road rage incident

    While police have not identified the two men involved in Wednesday’s road rage shooting, the Record Express has learned through reliable sources that the gun was fired by Jim Mellinger, a 74-year-old Lititz area resident. Darrel Smith,...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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    EASD, Foundation partner to launch new P2P Academy

    The Ephrata Area School District and Ephrata Area Education Foundation announced it will launch the P2P Academy, a new component of the Parent to Parent (P2P) program, in May to help ensure children start school with skills...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Photo courtesy Lancaster Catholic High School

Lancaster Catholic High School sophomore Molly Hackman poses with the Abraham Lincoln statue outside the Lincoln Cottage during her participation at the Students Opposing Slavery event last summer.
    Lancaster Catholic sophomore from Denver addresses human trafficking in DC

    Lancaster Catholic High School sophomore Molly Hackman of Denver spoke at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Department Education human trafficking forum on Thursday, April 30, at President Lincoln’s Cottage in Washington. Hackman was joined...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • !!! Detour Troubles 2
    Bridge repair project creates bumpy ride

    by Patrick Burns The long anticipated Route 272 detour that started 11 a.m. Monday will end in some 440 days. Yet it took only a few hours before concerned residents and community leaders soured on safety issues...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Ephrata players mob catcher Justin Carvell (2) after his game-winning single defeated CV, 6-5 and put the Mounts in the L-L League playoffs. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Carvell’s RBI single caps rally, sends Mounts to L-Ls

      Things didn’t look good late for Ephrata Monday night at War Memorial. Needing a win over Conestoga Valley to punch their eighth-straight L-L playoff appearance and 12th in the last 13 years, the Mounts were running...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Kay Liebl soars over the bar to set the school record in the pole vault Monday vs. Cocalico. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    EHS girls down Cocalico to claim fourth-straight section title

      The Ephrata girls seem to come at you in waves. If one key member goes down, as was the case Monday when senior star Kelly Liebl re-aggravated a hamstring injury, another steps up with a big...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • Photo by Preston Whitcraft

 The exterior of the new event facility features a compatible mix of the old and the new.
    Old mill..new purpose: Attention to detail hallmark of upscale, intimate Bear Mill Estate

      Named for the original owner, Michael Bear, the magnificently restored Bear Mill Estate, at 50 Weaver Road in Denver, “aims to make you feel like an honored guest in a warm, inviting, home,” said owner Kerry...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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    Charlie Fisher new boys hoop coach

    Ephrata hires Fisher as boys hoop coach Ephrata tapped into one of the most successful programs in the L-L League to find its new head boys basketball coach. Monday night at the monthly Ephrata school board meeting,...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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