All posts tagged "featured"

  • Every farmer likes a good story

    Every farmer likes a good story By Phil Eisemann       The following is the fourth in a series of articles leading up to the 100th year of the Ephrata Fair in September. In effort to...

    • Posted April 27, 2018
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  • Ephrata makes administrative changes

    Ephrata Makes Administrative Changes   At the board meeting on Monday, April 23, the Ephrata Area School Board of Directors approved a district restructuring for the 2018-2019 school year. Effective July 1, the current Ephrata Intermediate/Middle School...

    • Posted April 27, 2018
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  • EASD Wins American School Board Journal Magna Award

    EASD wins American School Board Journal Magna Award By Marylouise Sholly       The Ephrata Area School District recently received an American School Board Journal Magna Award for instituting the Attollo program at Ephrata High School. The...

    • Posted April 27, 2018
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  • Corporal Mahlon Fink wore the uniform of the Marine Corps League, from which he recently retired from serving as chaplain. Aubree Fahringer
    Iwo Jima vet: “I saw bravery like I’ve never seen”

    Tom Brokaw describes World War II vets as members of “the greatest generation”, in his book, The Greatest Generation. “They stayed true to their values of personal responsibility, duty, honor, and faith,” he wrote, as a tribute...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Adam Campbell (left) and Andrew Thomas celebrate after scoring a key run during Monday’s win over Cedar Crest. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Mounts take down Cedar Crest

    Pull into three-way tie for first Through 12 games, the Ephrata offense has been playing catch-up to its pitching and defense. However, Monday night in a crucial crossover contest vs. Section One leader Cedar Crest, the offense,...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • New direction on Main Street

    EDO’s leader took downtown Lititz to another level, now she will tackle Ephrata A familar face to many is about to make her way back to the area. Kelly Withum, who served as Venture Lititz’s executive director...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Last call: Gockley’s retirement leaves ‘big shoes to fill’

    Randy Gockley’s days of leading Lancaster County’s Emergency Management Agency are dwindling, as he sits in his windowless office brightened by family photos and ponders starting a business or maybe running for public office. Those are possibilities...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Man drowns after escaping custody

    A handcuffed man died after escaping police custody and running into the Cocalico Creek, according to officials. On April 14, Andrew Davis Good, 24, drowned in the Cocalico Creek near WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital. His death was...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Schwartz hurls Mounts past Comets

    In cold, windy and occasional snowy conditions Tuesday at Penn Manor, Ephrata had the perfect guy to send to the mound for that situation in senior Adam Schwartz. A four-year starter and UConn signee, Schwartz throws hard,...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • April 21 is Record Store Day

        Audiophiles rejoice! Record Store Day, which celebrates the culture and passion of collecting and listening to vinyl records, will take place April 21. Each year, employees, customers, and artists alike join together and celebrate the...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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