• Burkholders celebrate 60 years of marriage

    Ivan and Irene (Zimmerman) Burkholder of Akron recently celebrated their 60th year of marriage. The couple was married Feb. 21, 1954 in Hinkletown. Ivan grew up on a farm with 15 siblings. He was a long-time truck...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Roland Zimmerman Family announces upcoming shows

    The Roland Zimmerman Family is pleased to announce its upcoming performances in the area. The venues and times are as follows: March 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Welsh Mountain Home, March 9 at 7 p.m. at...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Births – February 26, 2014 Edition

    AUGHINBAUGH, Charles Chad and Erica (Weaver), Stevens, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, Feb. 19. AKULOV, Ruvim and Alina, Womelsdorf, a son, at Ephrata Community Hospital, Feb. 17. CANDELARIA, Michael L. and Ashley (Goodman), Adamstown, a...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Orfanella-Mello

    Crystal Mello and Nick Orfanella of San Diego, Calif. recently announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Susan Hume of Sonora, Calif. Crystal graduated from Monterey High School in California and is a branch operations...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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  • Weavers celebrate 56 years of marriage

    George and Evelyn Weaver (Weber) of Reinholds recently celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary. They were married Jan. 25, 1958 in Ephrata with Mahlon Zimmerman officiating. George and Evelyn are both retired. George retired from Martin Limestone and...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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  • Norths celebrate 55 years of matrimony

    Joe and Donna (Galen) North of Ephrata celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14. The couple was married Feb.14, 1959 at Bethany United Church in Ephrata. Donna was a teacher for 20 years, retiring...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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  • Parkinson’s Support Group February meeting

    The Parkinson’s Support Group at Garden Spot Village will meet Monday, Feb. 24 from 2 until 3 p.m. in the Village Square Board Room. This month Lauren Graber, director of wellness at Garden Spot Village, will discuss...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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  • BYFG Winter Workshops at Landis Valley

    The Landis Valley Museum and BackYard Fruit Growers (BYFG) invite the public to their Winter Workshops Feb. 22. The public can attend two workshop classes, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Each workshop runs...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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  • Births – February 19, 2014 Edition

    BINKLEY, David L. and Rejoice (Wentz), Lebanon, a son, at Ephrata Community Hospital, Feb. 14. BURKHART, David M. and Melody (Barlett), Denver, a daughter, at Ephrata Community Hospital, Feb. 5. BYLER, Andrew and Sarah (Groff), Gap, a...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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