All posts tagged "featured"

  • Claudia Pfautz, Ephrata, is the owner of this Champion Spotted Swine, shown by Cory Pfautz and Melissa Marks Karli. See more of what this family’s up to by visiting Pfautz Show Pigs on Facebook. Photo from farmshow.pa.gov
    Locals Earn Blue Ribbons at PA Farm Show

    Exhibitors and visitors from all corners of the Mid-Atlantic arrived to Pennsylvania’s capital city to experience the largest indoor agricultural event in the United States, the Pennsylvania Farm Show, for its 102nd year. More than 10,000 competitive...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Supervisor Weber honored upon his retirement from Ephrata Township

    Ephrata Township Supervisor John Weber was honored for his more than 50 years of service with a citation from the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, presented by Rep. David H. Zimmerman early Tuesday morning. Weber, who is 88,...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Partners ‘hop’ to open new Ephrata brewery

    Craft beer lovers could soon have a new source of suds in the borough. Pour Man’s Brewing Co. plans to open a brewery and taproom in space adjoining Rita’s Italian Ice on state Route 272. The Ephrata...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Mounts spoil Fisher’s return to Ephrata

    There was an extra buzz in the building Friday night when Ephrata welcomed back former Coach Charlie Fisher and his up-and-coming Manheim Central squad. But while Fisher’s return was the main topic of conversation, the bigger deal...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • EASD officials, police address threat rumors

    School officials said more than 400 students did not attend class Wednesday Several parents contacted The Ephrata Review on Tuesday and Wednesday to express worries of a possible threat to Ephrata High School students. The concerns stem...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • Clara Bollinger of Cloister FFA performed the FFA creed during the state midwinter convention at the Farm Show Complex on Monday.
    Locals thrive at state farm show

    There were several people from around the county that participated in Pennsylvania Farm Show on Jan. 6-13. Some even took home prizes for their entries. There were three locals who placed in the swine and beef categories.There...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • Harry Potter tasting event’s attendees, with wands at the ready are (left to right) Hailey Imhoff, Nathan Imhoff, Melissa Burkhart, and Eric Burkhart. Photo by Emily Jacoby
    Getting a little taste of Hogwarts magic here

    The Tea Press Cafe in Ephrata held a Harry Potter themed tasting event Friday, Jan. 5, bringing all witches and wizards together to enjoy festive food and drink samples, which made attendees feel as though they were...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Brad DaBella (45) drives to the hole against Lampeter-Strasburg in Tuesday’s key Section Two contest. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    L-S boys hand Mounts third Section Two loss

    When the Ephrata boys’ basketball team battled Lancaster-Lebanon League Section Two reigning champion Lampeter-Strasburg in 2017, junior center/forward Ryan Smith was six foot, seven inches tall. Now a senior, Smith has sprouted up to 6-10 and brought...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Kyla McKim (32) puts up a shot over an L-S defender during Tuesday’s game. McKim scored 13 points and snagged 11 boards but it wasn’t enough as the Lady Mounts fell to the Pioneers. Photo by Dwight Palm
    EHS girls can’t overcome rough start, fall 49-32

    The Ephrata girls have way of doing things in spurts at the offensive end. The good ones, like the 10-0 run the Lady Mounts put together late in the second quarter of Tuesday’s game vs. Section Two...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • Shad Lewis is sworn in by Mayor Johnson at the Adamstown Borough meeting. Photo by Michele Walter Fry
    Adamstown to issue ‘tickets’ for messy properties

    The Adamstown Borough council meeting lasted 34 minutes on Jan. 2, but time was spent efficiently. Mayor Dean Johnson swore in elected council member Randy Good; President, David Matz; Vice President, Cindy Schweitzer, and Mark Bansner. Shad...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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