All posts tagged "featured"

  • Anxiously anticipating Adamstown Community Days are Lily Martin , Samantha Smith, Shane Burkhardt,  Clare Kelly, Jessica Kelly,  and Luci Dietrich.
    A-town Community Days May 23-25

    Adamstown Community Days will take place over Memorial Day weekend, May 23-25.   All events – food, games, live entertainment, carnival rides and fireworks – will take place at Adamstown’s community grove, adjacent to the community swimming...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Ken Sensenig
    Sensenig will spin yarns at Heritage Day, June 7

      Every year, the residents surrounding Ephrata and New Holland travel to Fairmount Homes for Heritage Day. Sponsored by Fairmount Homes in Ephrata, the event is scheduled for June 7, rain or shine. Among the featured entertainers...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Ephrata players rush the mound and join in on the dogpile after clinching the Section Two title Monday night in a 10-2 victory at home vs. Lebanon.
    Mounts wrap up third-straight section crown with rout of Lebanon

    by TODD RUTH In baseball, a dogpile signifies the end of a successful mission. Ephrata has had quite a few of them in recent years. And Monday night at War Memorial, the Mounts were at it again....

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • A mother duck stands over storm sewer grate where her ducklings had fallen below
    Draining experience

      Thirteen ducklings spent half of April 25 stuck in a storm drain on Akron Road while their concerned mother stood helplessly on the metal grate above. Jennifer Donten, who lives at 30 Akron Road in Ephrata,...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Ephrata High School’s Theatre Department will present The Sound of Music April 25-26. Shown are some of the cast members (left, back to front) Nic Stauffer as Captain von Trapp; Brielle Pfeiffer as Marta; and Natalie Mull as Gretl; (middle, back to front) Katie Colton as Brigitta; Noah Powlus as Kurt; Halle Snyder as Lousia; (right, back to front) Stephanie Beiler as Liesl; Kevin Litchfield as Friedrich; and Hannah Smith as Marie.
    Sound of Music to hit the stage

      Ephrata High School’s Theatre Department is presenting Rodgers and Hammerstein’s beloved classic, The Sound of Music. On the heels of the historic television production, the EHS Drama department brings the Broadway favorite to Ephrata April 25-26....

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • Scene from a previous Extreme Event in Ephrata's Tom Grater Park
    TNT Youth Ministry nixes Extreme Event

      It was a tough decision, but financially it just couldn’t happen this year. The TNT Youth Ministry’s Extreme Event, for a decade, drew hundreds of young people to Ephrata Park where they listened to big name...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • Patricia Collins
    Former ECH Nursing Director Dies

      Patricia Gehr Collins, 83, went to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Ephrata Manor, while under Hospice Care. Born in Ephrata, she was the daughter of the late Samuel H. and...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • Bella and Charley Delgado from Reamstown at the East Cocalico Lions Easter Egg Hunt in Reamstown park. This week's print product is full of egg hunt photos from the area
    Grip and grin

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • Ephrata's Kelly Liebl (left) stretches across the line ahead of Cocalico anchor Emily Fassnacht to win the 4X100 relay Tuesday.
    Ephrata girls clinch, Eagle boys edge Mounts

    A spectacular storm rolled in early Tuesday evening, sending track athletes and fans out of the Ephrata Middle School complex scattering for their cars or nearest shelter. Prior to that, both Ephrata and Cocalico athletes created quite...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • Dr. William Bixler
    Dr. William Brenner Bixler, 87, dies

    Dr. William Brenner Bixler, 87, of New Holland, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Garden Spot Village.   He was born in Lancaster to the late William and Lillian (Brenner) Bixler and was the husband of...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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