• McCarthy, Shirk announce engagement

    Cathy and Bill Shirk of East Earl are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, John, to Molly McCarthy, daughter of Kitti and Tim McCarthy of Vancouver, Wash. John, a graduate of Garden Spot High School...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Anderson, Becker will wed

    Dixie Lee Anderson of Ephrata and Robert Lee Becker Sr., of Denver, recently announced that they will marry. Dixie is the daughter of Sandra and Warren Anderson, of Royersford. A graduate of Albright College, she is employed...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Parman, Shafer will marry

    Kaylyn Parman and Adam Shafer of Lancaster recently announced their engagement. Kaylyn is the daughter of Kevin and Donna Parman, of Abbottstown. She graduated from New Oxford High School in 2005. She then went to Elizabethtown College...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Warriors overcome Zimmerman’s 25-point night to beat the Mounts

    As a young team, the Ephrata boys are well aware of their vulnerability late in games. Last Friday, Warwick knew it too. “We don’t have a lot of depth,” Mounts’ coach Jason Coletti said. “I’ve got to...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Ephrata wins pair to set up first-place showdown  

      Ephrata and Lebanon both held serve Tuesday evening in girls basketball, and will now meet on the court Thursday (7:30 p.m.) in Ephrata for sole possession of first place in Section Two. Tuesday night at Garden...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Eagles upend Elco with big second half

    Cocalico was able to flip the switch Tuesday night in its critical Section Three match-up vs. Elco. After a lackluster first half in which the Eagles found themselves down six (28-22) at the break, Cocalico got it...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • L-L Tourney on tap this weekend

    All of the areas finest wrestlers will convene on Garden Spot High School this weekend for the annual Lancaster-Lebanon League Meet. First-round action gets started Friday afternoon at 4 p.m. and will continue until approximately 10:30 p.m....

    • Posted January 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Former honor student jailed for suspected heroin dealing

    Ephrata Police reported that Darion Alston, 20, of Ephrata, was arrested  for suspected drug dealing Friday after a traffic stop  at 2 p.m. on the 800 block of East Main Street. Alston, who made the Ephrata High School...

    • Posted January 18, 2015
    • 0
  • Hollywood reaches Ephrata

    Joshua Buago is not only a local Ephrata resident but also studies IST in his senior year at Penn State University. He had the opportunity to work alongside Hollywood in a The film is set to release...

    • Posted January 16, 2015
    • 1
  • Black Forest taps ‘Shamrocks’ event

    Black Forest tap competition will benefit ‘Shamrocks’ event Fancy yourself a brew master? Enjoy dabbling in the dark art of fermentation? If you think your malt has what it takes, enter Black Forest Brewery’s inaugural Sixth Tap...

    • Posted January 16, 2015
    • 0