All posts tagged "featured"

  • Photo by Jeremy Bischoff
TNT Ministry's Mike Wenger stands with students who had their faces painted white, representing "victims" who were pulled from their classrooms "Every 15 Minutes..."
    A chilling scene…

      Although the dramatic wreck in front of the Ephrata High School was a rehearsed scenario, it was more than just that for the participants and students observing. The scene represented a harsh reality that happens on...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Kole DeHaven
    EHS plans 119th commencement

    Weather permitting, Ephrata High School’s 119th Annual Commencement exercises will be held on War Memorial Field, next Thursday, June 5 beginning at 7 p.m. It was decided in recent months, that despite a pending construction project to...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Denver Borough Manager Mike Hession discussed  properties  cited for maintenance concerns at council's  May 15  meeting.
    Property maintenance discussed in Denver

    Denver Council pondered property maintenance issues during its May 12 meeting. It targeted three dwellings cited for  maintenance issues among a list of distressed properties in the borough. Council targeted 10 N. 6th St. whose owner has...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Progress remains stalled on Benderson Development Co.'s  Cocalico Commons, which had planned a fall 2009 groundbreaking on the 57-acre site just off Route 222 near the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
    Benderson Development won’t pay (for now)

    The developer of the long-planned Cocalico Commons shopping center  has won another court battle. The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania upheld a lower court’s ruling that frees Benderson Development Co.’s obligation to pay $318,000 in water fees it...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Cocalico senior Jhet Janis unleashes the javelin at the State Meet this past Saturday. Janis claimed the State title with a winning throw of 203-11.
    Cocalico’s Janis caps career by winning State gold in javelin

    With two years of experience at the State Meet under his belt, Cocalico senior Jhet Janis knew how important it was to fire the first shot. Get one out there early, and make the rest of the...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Cocalico graduate Jim Unruh is shown reading an Ephrata Review in
Cambodia
    First reunion of Vietnam unit about to unfold here

      As you get busy with your plans this Memorial Day weekend, here’s a story to take with you. It’s about a young man and the life he made in his all too brief a time on...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Brigadier General Jerry G. Beck Jr.
    VFW plans Ephrata Memorial Day program

      In a joint effort between the American Legion Post No. 429, BPO Elks Lodge No. 1933, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3376 and the Amvets Post No. 136, a Memorial Day program will be held...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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    Boehringer’s hopes to reopen for summer

      Chris Schnader’s cell phone buzzed Tuesday afternoon in Adamstown as it had almost non-stop since early Sunday morning. Instead of greeting Boehringer’s Drive-In’s lunchtime overflow of the happy, hurried, and hungry, Schnader vacillated between ripping burned...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • In a photo finish, Ephrata’s Kelly Liebl (center) leans to nip South Western’s Lynne Mooradian (right) and Susquehanna Township’s Christina Johnson to capture the District gold medal in the 100. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Liebl wins gold in 100, Eagles’ Janis first in javelin

    Flashback to a week earlier at the L-L League Track Meet. Ephrata’s star sprinter/jumper Kelly Liebl had just false-started in the 100, and her chance at gold as well as crucial team points were lost. It was...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Ephrata shortstop Nate Fassnacht fires to first to try to complete a double play Monday in the opening round of Districts vs. Central York. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
    Mounts rally past Central York, face Exeter in Thursday’s quarterfinals

    Come playoff time, the teams that generally advance are the ones that lean on the experiences they had gained throughout the regular season to carry them through. Ephrata certainly did that in its District Three playoff opener...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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