All posts tagged "featured"

  • Anthony R. Dickersheid is accused of beating his girlfriend’s daughter – Oct. 14 inside a School Court home, when he had sole custody of her, according to police.
    Police: Denver Man Beat Child; Caused Brain Injury

    Police say Anthony R. Dickersheid Beat Child – is charged with causing a 6-year-old girl’s brain bleed, and other injuries, in an October beating at the child’s home. Anthony R. Dickersheid beat the girl – his girlfriend’s daughter...

    • Posted December 17, 2015
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  • Omar Colon, 26, is accused of firing a hand gun at a man on the 200 block of Church Avenue Nov. 9.
    Shooting Suspect Jailed

    Ephrata Police reported the arrest of the man who witnesses said fired a hand gun at a man visiting a home on the 200 block of Church Avenue in broad daylight on Nov. 9. Officer Kenneth Lockhart...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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    Ephrata school district scorecard shows growth

    There is growing data to show that students attending Ephrata Area School District are more likely to succeed. Some of that new data was shared with members of the school board Monday night at its regular meeting...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Below ‘sea’ grades fine for these EHS students

    Imagine being able to take a group of Ephrata High School students on a field trip to the Florida Keys and allowing them to visit an underwater laboratory. Imagine being able to make the round trip less...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Megan Gingrich (14) powers to the basket between Warwick defenders Samantha Earle (43) and Jamie Kolp during Monday’s season-opening win in Lititz. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Cocalico holds off Warwick

      Cocalico girls basketball coach Tony DiMatteo knew it was only a matter of time. Eventually, Warwick was going to start hitting shots in its home opener. No way they could keep the same pace they did...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Micah Krauter (22), Sam Cable (31) and Jory Hagen (30) battle Manheim Central’s Tyler Lyons for a loose ball during Monday’s 41-37 Baron victory. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Barons Spoil Fisher’s Debut

     MC erases 23-point hole to nip Mounts Manheim Central Coach Chris Sherwood couldn’t hide his emotions Monday night following his team’s stunning come-from-behind 41-37 victory over Ephrata. The flow came not only as a result of his...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Trashing the System; Trash Hauler Cited for Early Pick-ups

    Trash hauler fined for early morning pick-ups Ephrata Police have cited Joseph A. Colon of Columbia, for violating an Ephrata Borough ordinance for early. Police cited him for collecting trash at 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday  Dec. 1....

    • Posted December 4, 2015
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    Ephrata beams for Santa

    Ephrata beams for Santa All the celebrities were there. On Friday evening, the Ephrata Merchants Association rolled out the red carpet for the most cherished stars of the holiday season. Rudolph was there with his nose so...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    WIOV Building Gone

    WIOV building lot to be subdivided. The former WIOV Radio building at 44 Bethany Road was demolished on Monday and Tuesday. Ephrata Borough couldn’t confirm what the future plans are for the ultimate build out. Currently there...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    Drug raids net heroin possibly headed to Ephrata

    Police believe heroin, cocaine and marijuana was to be distributed in the Ephrata and East Lampeter/Leola area. The Lancaster County Drug Task Force recently arrested 11 individuals involved in seven separate drug-dealing operations, seizing an estimated $400,000...

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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