• Cocalico’s Devon Fichtorn (15) and Nik Anderson (58) corral Solanco ball carrier Alex McDonald during Friday’s regular-season finale in Denver. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Cocalico runs past the Golden Mules, 63-28

    It was a unique sight, one that put things in perspective of the bigger picture. Usually after a high school football game, the teams shake hands and form separate huddles on the field for their respective coaches...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Alex Auker (19) wins a headball from a Chambersburg player as teammates Tanner Pfeiffer (6) and AJ Morales (7) look on Saturday in the District Three third-place game held at Northeastern. Photo by Preston Whitcraft.
    Mounts give State champ a scare, but late goal lists Conestoga to 2-1 win

    DOWNINGTON – Midway through the second half Tuesday night Rob Deininger walked the sideline with his hands clasped behind his back and a big, sheepish grin on his face. His game plan was working. His team just...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • With the help of linemen Brock Gingrich (54), Collin Hall (77) and Hunter Nash (51), Cocalico’s Garrett Longenecker (26) fights through heavy traffic for extra yardage during Friday’s game at Lampeter-Strasburg. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Eagles ‘ground’ L-S

    The day after a football game, Roberta Barrow speaks the way any proud grandmother should. She’s subtle as she approaches her praise; first bringing up the weather, the cool chill in the air, then the score —...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • Ephrata resident competing for Ms. Senior America crown

          By Eric G. Stark With her resume, no wonder pressure and nerves have little effect on Peggy Kurtz Keller of Ephrata. Her credentials: Singing in public since she was 5 years old, working as...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
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  • CV snaps girls’ 18-game win streak, heads to finals with 1-0 victory

    Wes Deininger sighed as he walked across the turf Tuesday night at Manheim Central High School. In the first 40 minutes of Ephrata’s Lancaster-Lebanon League girls’ soccer semifinal match against CV, his Lady Mounts (18-2) had the...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
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  • New Mouse Trap continues beloved midway tradition

    “Ding,” “Ding,” “Ding” the tiny bell rings and out comes his hairy employee with a pointy nose and long tail. No, Steve Taterus does not have a baritone voice and who bellows out, “Hey, Hey, It’s Fat...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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