•  Wilson edges Ephrata on PKs

    Ephrata got defensive Tuesday night in it’s District Three playoff opener at sixth -seeded Wilson. The Mounts came out in a formation with just one forward, stressing defense to negate the skill and speed of the Bulldogs....

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Election set for Tuesday

    by PATRICK BURNS Political experts are bracing for particularly low voter turnout on election day on Tuesday. Nov. 3. But that has not diminished the enthusiasm of local candidates running for seats on Ephrata School Board, the...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • ‘Burglar’ is off the hoof

    Have you heard by PATRICK BURNS Ephrata Police reacted in full force Monday to a 6 a.m. call  reporting a burglary in progress at a Main Street business. But by the time a squadron of police vehicles arrived...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Pennsylvania LINK to Aging and Disability Resources Lancaster County
    Health fair set for Oct. 28

    The Pennsylvania LINK to Aging and Disability Resources Lancaster County partners’ network  will hold a free health fair and information sharing event in the ballroom at the Ephrata American Legion Post 429 in Ephrata for people age...

    • Posted October 22, 2015
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  • Commended Students Recognized

    Ephrata High School Principal Scott Galen has announced that (front row, left to right) Stefan Wiebe and Andrew Husson; (back row, l-r) Malachi Jones, Pauline Good and Kevin Helock have been named commended students in the 2016...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • Ephrata senior punches ticket with round of 76

    Ephrata’s Matt Kreider is the Lancaster-Lebanon League’s last man standing, following the PIAA Eastern Regional Boys AAA golf tournament on Monday in Fleetwood. The Mounts senior covered the more than 6600 yard Golden Oaks Golf Club layout...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • Water Issues Bubble Up in Akron

    Water issues were the focus of a special Akron borough council meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 30. That meeting was called after Councilman Jeff Shirk noted during council’s regular meeting Sept. 14, that the town is facing a...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • A Pair of Queens

    Though they didn’t get the outcome they had hoped for in the football game Friday night against Columbia, Ephrata High School kept the spirit and celebrated homecoming throughout last weekend. (Above) Hannah Rodriguez reacts to the news...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • DVGRR 5K run set for Halloween

    The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual “5K Run for Golden Gateway” on Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Lebanon Valley Rails to Trails trailhead in Cornwall, Lebanon County. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • Senior care options topic of Nov. 10 session

    The Reliant Senior Care Denver Health and Rehabilitation Center will host an informational, community-based event entitled “Navigating Aging Parents” on Tuesday, Nov. 10, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the facility at 400 Lancaster Ave. in Stevens....

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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