• Seniors look forward to Cocalico commencement

    For Cocalico High School (CHS) seniors, Friday, June 8, will be a milestone event. The graduation ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, located at 1051 Landis Valley Road, Lancaster. Tickets are required. Six...

    • Posted June 6, 2018
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  • Morphy holds signage auction

    In a world of digitized advertising, it is nostalgic to know that some people still appreciate antique, vintage signage from well-known companies, some still in existance, some not. To the delight of history buffs, Morphy Auctions invited...

    • Posted May 31, 2018
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  • Corporal Mahlon Fink wore the uniform of the Marine Corps League, from which he recently retired from serving as chaplain. Aubree Fahringer
    Iwo Jima vet: “I saw bravery like I’ve never seen”

    Tom Brokaw describes World War II vets as members of “the greatest generation”, in his book, The Greatest Generation. “They stayed true to their values of personal responsibility, duty, honor, and faith,” he wrote, as a tribute...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • Man drowns after escaping custody

    A handcuffed man died after escaping police custody and running into the Cocalico Creek, according to officials. On April 14, Andrew Davis Good, 24, drowned in the Cocalico Creek near WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital. His death was...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Egg retrievers: an Easter ‘tail’

    Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue (DVGRR) held a canine Easter Egg Hunt at its Golden Gateway campus, on 60 Vera Cruz Road, in Reinholds, on Saturday, March 24. The event was open to the public and all...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • Reminders from Tolkien and bookwork musings

    I’ve been a bookworm since I could read. I’d often thumb through the dictionary in my free time (which was plentiful, as most middle schoolers are unwilling to befriend “dictionary readers”). In elementary school, my dad, knowing...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Good Funeral Home has been sold

    The Good Funeral Home and Cremation Centre Inc. in Reamstown was officially sold to a new owner on March 19, after remaining in the same family for six generations. Michael Good has served as the supervisor and...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • West Cocalico discusses chronic wasting disease

    Coversation at the West Cocalico Board of Supervisors meeting on March 1 was largely centered around chronic wasting disease and talk of a potential sewage plant. In public comment, Zoning board member Terry Eberly asked the board...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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  • Reinholds Lions Club end 50 year run

    After over 50 years of service to the community, the Reinholds Area Lions Club will cease to exist, as of June 30. The Lions Club began in 1965 with 41 charter members. Now there are only eight...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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  • VFW plans to honor soldiers’ unmarked graves

    On Sunday, May 27, the Reinholds VFW Post #6759 will hold a special ceremony in the cemetery of Salem Evangelical and Reformed Church in Reamstown to honor the unmarked graves of soldiers who have been buried there...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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