All posts tagged "featured"

  • Cocalico’s Stewart Martin (left) closes in on East Pennsboro quarterback
Tyler Stahlman during Friday’s District game in Denver.
    Eagles roll past East Pennsboro

    The Cocalico Eagles jumped into the District Three AAA Football Tournament Friday night with both feet Friday, blanking Mid-Penn Colonial Division Co-Champions East Pennsboro 35-0 in Denver. This was the third time the two had met in...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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    Wolf wins; local Dems pack it in

    Local Democratic candidates correctly sensed a voter backlash on Gov. Tom Corbett. The party perceived a vulnerability in the state House and Senate and possibly even an opportunity to derail Congressman Joe Pitts’ bid to return to...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Jordan Welsh and her teammates suffered a season-ending 2-1 loss to Central Bucks East Tuesday night in the State Tournament. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Ephrata girls lose to CB East on late goal

    When Jenna Yarger took a feed from Taylor Moore and drilled it into the back of the net Tuesday night in the first round of the State Tournament at William Tennent High School, both Ephrata and Central...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s Matt Weinhold (20) steps out of a tackle during Friday’s 28-26 victory over Lancaster Catholic. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Weinhold returns to rush for 218 yards and two scores in win

    After missing the last four weeks due to an injury, Cocalico’s Matt Weinhold wanted to make an impact when he returned to the field for Friday’s regular-season finale at home vs. Lancaster Catholic. Mission accomplished. The 5-8,...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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    Cocalico-Lancaster Catholic

    Eagles, Crusaders to meet with a lot on the line The last two years, Cocalico and Lancaster Catholic have ended each other’s season. The Crusaders knocked off the Eagles two years ago in the District quarterfinals and...

    • Posted October 31, 2014
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    CRICKETS on a CORNER

    I was intrigued the other day to hear crickets  chirping loudly at around 2:30 p.m. near the Lincoln Avenue-Main Street intersection in Ephrata. My research uncovered little to explain the autumn afternoon cricket-cacophony near Downtown Ephrata. However,...

    • Posted October 31, 2014
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  • Crane
    Skatepark takes shape

    Workers on Tuesday rolled out the precast pieces that will create the Ephrata Skate Park next to the Ephrata Public Library. A crane placed the precast elements at about 7:30 from three flatbed truck and workers from...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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    Local ‘Super’fan birthday tribute

    At a very early age, area resident Jim Nolt became a fan of “The Adventures of Superman” television series. Growing up in the ‘50s near Reinholds, he tuned in every week to the show and was mesmerized...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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    Sanguinito, Zimmerman Answer

              Sanguinito  v.  Zimmerman in 99th Pa. District David Zimmerman, 58-year-old Republican, is an East Earl Township supervisor and its roadmaster, Bryan Sanguinito, 39-year-old Democrat from Ephrata, is a music teacher in the Berks...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Cocalico freshman Jamie Zamrin
finished 13th at Districts and qualified for the State Meet.
    Zamrin 13th, off to States

    Normally, your freshman year is one spent getting acquainted and acclimated. That’s not the case for Cocalico ninth grader Jamie Zamrin, however. This entire cross country season, she has not only become comfortable in her new surroundings,...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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