• Head East! Travelogue will explore ‘The Promised Land’

    The first Rotary Club of Lititz Travel & Adventure Series of the season will be held Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center, 301 W. Orange St., Lititz. There will be two showings,...

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  • ‘It’ and ‘Inhumans’ – Scaring up a box office win

    ‘It’ It was hard to discern the screams of horror from the sighs of relief over the weekend as people packed into theaters to catch a glimpse of “It.” The film adaptation of the Stephen King novel...

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  • This week at the movies…

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  • Ephrata’s Brandon Walton fights off the tackle of Lebanon’s Josh Kauffman (9) during Friday’s 28-21 Cedar win. Photo by Dwight Palm
    Oh so close… Mounts battle back but fall 28-21 to Cedars

    Ephrata made a valiant effort to halt its 42-game losing streak Friday night on the road at Lebanon. But in the end, it wasn’t meant to be. The Mounts, who fell behind 21-0 and 28-7 before battling...

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  • Cocalico quarterback Noah Palm (left) looks on as fullback Brandon Brubaker (25) stiff arms Chase Yoder of Governor Mifflin during Friday’s big 42-21 Eagle win. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Statement victory: Eagles double up Mifflin, 42-21 to improve to 2-0

    Cocalico Coach Dave Gingrich has certainly been part of a lot of wins in his days in Denver. One hundred of them to be exact. But the tone of his voice and twinkle in his eye led...

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  • Dillweed’s back at market this week

    Known for their “old-timey shenanigans,” the trio Dillweed returns to perform at the Lititz Farmers Market this Thursday, Sept. 14. The band, which hails from Millersville, is comprised of Ephrata grad Eric Weit, Kimberly Reddinger Weit, and...

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  • Cocalico’s Sydney Costanza (right) is trailed by the Ephrata defender as she carries up the field during Monday’s game at Talon Field. Photo by Denise Mitchell
    Cocalico edges Ephrata in OT

    Cocalico senior Skyra Heckman was in the right place at the right time Monday night vs. Ephrata at Talon Field. As the clock trickled down to the final seconds of overtime, Ephrata keeper Lexi Jones denied an...

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  • Post, Miller wed in Millersville

    Beverly Gail Post and Adam Bryant Miller celebrated their marriage at Millersville Mennonite Church on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Pastor Ben Ross officiated the Christ-centered ceremony, which was followed by a festive reception at Country Barns in...

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  • Births – Reported Sept. 13, 2017

    BRUBAKER, Leroy and Sue Ann (Shirk), Denver, a daughter, Aug. 30, at home. BUBAR, Douglas C. and Laura, Ephrata, a daughter, at Women & Babies Hospital, Sept. 5. BURKHOLDER, Daryl M. and Janelle (Weaver), Ephrata, a son,...

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  • Clay Elementary School principal announces retirement

    Joy Darkes, Clay Elementary School principal, recently announced her plans to retire in December. “I am planning to start a new chapter in my book of life — not an ending — just a new beginning filled...

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