All posts tagged "featured"

  • EPHS
    Board plans tax hike

      School will OK final budget in June The Ephrata Area School Board is considering a proposed budget for the 2015-2016 school year that includes a .45 of a mill tax increase. If approved at the June 15...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    Let Stover take over

    The social media response to Ephrata Borough’s hint that it might install vending machines in place of the snack bar at the Ephrata Pool this summer was swift and unanimous. “Oh I noticed — like everybody else...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Emily Stauffer captured gold in the District Three Triple-A girls shot put last Friday with a winning throw of 43 feet, 7 inches at Shippensburg University. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Stauffer claims gold and silver to lead Cocalico at District Meet

      Emily Stauffer has certainly had better days than the one she had Friday afternoon at the District Three Meet held at Shippensburg University. But in the end, her best was still plenty good enough to capture...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • The Ephrata girls 4x100 relay, including (left to right) Kelly Liebl, Jennie Young, Kay Liebl and Ariel Smith, took fourth place at Districts last Saturday in 49.28 seconds. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
     Liebl wins three District medals to pace Ephrata

      There are certain athletes who have that “wow” factor. You know, when the stakes get higher, they have the ability to take their game along with it. Kelly Liebl has that. The Ephrata senior star athlete...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • After ripping a two-run blast into the left field bleachers off of Penn Manor pitcher Grant Gale last Thursday, Ephrata’s Dillon Good is greeted by his ecstatic teammates at home plate. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    L-L Champs!!

    Mounts roll past Penn Manor 7-2 to claim title Ephrata came within a couple of outs of not qualifying for the L-L League Tournament. Trailing Conestoga Valley, the Section Two last-place team, going into the last inning...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    Mounts begin District Three playoffs

    The Ephrata Mounts (16-7) on Thursday grabbed their second L-L baseball title since 2010. In one hour, the 9th-seeded Mounts begin District Three playoffs action at No. 8 Cedar Cliff, 13-7 (at 4:30)‪ #‎EphReview‬

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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  • Ballot
    Primary election set for Tuesday

    There’s not many competitive ballots featured in the 2015 primary election on Tuesday, which include races for Ephrata School Board and Denver and Akron borough councils. In the election for Ephrata School Board, six candidates — four...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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    Fest brewin’ downtown

      Ephrata Borough Council on Monday approved a request to hold BrewFest, a craft beer festival in downtown Ephrata. Downtown Ephrata Inc. got the green light to use the Whistle Stop Plaza and parking lot for the...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Garrett Strunk (right) dinks a shot over the Lancaster Mennonite blockers during last Thursday’s Section Two title match won by the Eagles. (Photo by Denise Mitchell)
    On to the finals

     Eagles fly past Comets in thrilling semifinal win If at first you don’t succeed, as the New Yorkers would say….fuh-get-about-it. That’s what the Cocalico boy’s volleyball team did Monday night at Garden Spot High School on their...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • 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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