All posts by dreed

  • East Cocalico supervisors sell used police vehicles, talk roadwork

      Reflecting the downsizing and reduced coverage area of the East Cocalico Township Police Department, supervisors approved the sale of two police vehicles. A 2010 Ford Interceptor with 140,000 miles and a 2007 Ford Explorer with 234,000...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Hospital releases shooting victim; Seven charged in Feb. 28 incident

      A 22-year-old shooting victim returned home from a lengthy hospital stay as authorities last week charged seven people in connection with her injuries. Four men and three women face reckless endangerment charges relating to a Feb....

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • For some CHS Mini-THON participants, the cause is personal

      Though reaching their funding goal fell a bit short, the fun quota was high at the fourth annual Cocalico High School Mini-THON held Saturday, March 19, at the school. The six-hour, no-sitting event raises money for...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Sheetz on Sheetz: Retiring supervisor reflects on his private and public life

    Last week longtime West Cocalico Township Supervisor Terry Sheetz announced at the township meeting that he is retiring as a supervisor after decades of service. Sheetz, 74, was a former Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • PPL ditching responsibility for swales, officials say

      West Cocalico Township officials are taking a dim view of PPL, noting their displeasure with the utility at their March 17 meeting. “They don’t play well with others,” said Carolyn Hildebrand, township manager. The township has...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Cocalico board approves Testa, Logue as new principals

    Cocalico School District will have two new principals next school year, following the promotion of several current administrators to central office positions. Bradley Testa will serve as principal of Cocalico Middle School, where he has been assistant...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Longtime West Cocalico official retiring

    West Cocalico Township Supervisor Terry Sheetz announced his retirement at the board’s March 15 meeting. He has been a supervisor since August 2004. He was a former Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1983...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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  • Denver Fire Company sets flower sale

    The Denver Volunteer Fire Company will hold its annual sale of different kinds of spring flowers Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, March 24 to 26. All flowers will be displayed in the fire house at 425 Locust St.,...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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  • Denver woman claims husband assaulted her

    A Denver woman told police her husband assaulted her twice in three days, authorities say. Evan W. Eckert, 40, of the 100 block of South Fourth Street, punched her multiple times, choked her and threatened to kill...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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  • Police log: East Cocalico coverage area

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DUI: Emmett S. Hanna, 45, of the first block of North Reamstown Road, Reamstown, was charged with three counts of driving under the influence and a traffic summary after...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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