All posts tagged "featured"

  • Elvis was the star of the show during Family Fun Night in Ephrata
    Elvis sighting in Ephrata

    There was an Elvis sighting in Ephrata Friday evening. Hundreds of witnesses confirmed that “The King” was seen gyrating his hips, kissing fans and singing hits like “Viva, Las Vegas!” and “Love Me Tender.” A few fans...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Chase Weik (right) is congratulated by teammate Jake Terry (33) after scoring a run in Monday’s 4-2 victory over Penn Manor. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Red Land blanks Ephrata to advance to Wednesday’s finals

    After a 21-4 blowout win in the Region Four opener Sunday vs. Northeastern at War Memorial Field, reporters joked that perhaps Ephrata should have saved a couple of those runs for later in the tournament. The Chryslers...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Members of the 1990 Ephrata Elks team and brother Austin look on as Kierstin Deamer throws out the first pitch during Saturday night’s Region Four game between Ephrata and Northeastern. Aus¬tin’s and Kierstin’s father Nate was a member of the ‘90 team who tragically passed away. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    25 years later, ‘90 Elks squad still the best

    It started Friday evening with an alumni game and reunion dinner. The Ephrata Elks American Legion baseball team from 1990, the only Lancaster County team to ever play in the National Legion Tournament, had gathered to play,...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • An interior view of the new pet food distribution center in Cocalico.
    Pet Food Experts opens distribution center in East Cocalico

    Four years ago, the owner of Pet Food Experts thought he could grow his largely regional business by leasing warehouse space in Lancaster County. Last month, President and CEO Michael Baker gave the Rhode Island company permanent...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • The Philly Elvis, Nick Ferraro, shown here with Bruce Springsteen at a concert, will be appearing Friday night in downtown Ephrata.
    Elvis joins Family Fun Night on July 17

    Ephrata will go back in time to an unforgettable era…The Fabulous Fifties…as the Ephrata Merchants Association hosts its annual Family Fun Night from 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 17 at the Whistle Stop Plaza in downtown Ephrata. Put on...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Former Ephrata art teacher Richard Huck in his job as “the Good Humor Man” this past week at the Women’s U.S. Open in Lancaster.
    He’s the Ice Cream Man

    If you were fortunate enough to attend the Women’s U.S. Open held at Lancaster Country Club this past week, you probably noticed the classic Good Humor ice cream truck perched under a shade tree off the 10th...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Lenny Harding (left) took this selfie with U.S. Open cham - pion In Gee Chun in the parking lot of Lancaster Country Club just after the tournament Sunday.
    Selfie with the Champ

    Lenny Harding was in the right place at the right time late Sunday afternoon as he checked in to perform his volunteer duties at the Women’s U.S. Open held at Lancaster Country Club. The Ephrata High School...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata High School graduate Kevin Weaver (left) and daughter Camille (far right) pose for a photo with house guest and LPGA pro Mi Hyang Lee during the U.S. Open in Lancaster.
    Ephrata grad plays host to LPGA player

    While most of the players here to compete in the U.S. Open at Lancaster Country Club either rented houses or stayed in hotels while in town, a few chose to stay with host families for the week....

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Ethan Sipe (18) and teammate Brandon Schwark (28) catch Justin Henson in a rundown during Tuesday’s District 10 League final at War Memorial. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    The reign has ended

      Ephrata’s four-year reign as District 10 American Legion champs is officially over. Tuesday night in the District 10 title game at War Memorial, Penn Manor scored five first inning runs then rode the talented left arm...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata High School graduate Kevin Weaver (left) and daughter Camille (far right) pose for a photo with house guest and LPGA pro Mi Hyang Lee during the U.S. Open in Lancaster.
     Ephrata grad plays host to LPGA player

      While most of the players here to compete in the U.S. Open at Lancaster Country Club either rented houses or stayed in hotels while in town, a few chose to stay with host families for the...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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