All posts tagged "featured"

  • EHS production draws huge crowds

    The macabre humor of the late New Yorker cartoonist Charles Addams cast its darkly funny spell over enthusiastic audiences for three performances last week in the Ephrata High School auditorium. In their production of “The Addams Family,”...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Akron inventor ready for takeoff

    Sometime before the end of this year, Joe Latrell expects to tune his shortwave radio to 450 megahertz, and spend a few minutes each day listening to the signal from a softball-sized satellite as it passes overhead...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • George Washington’s Bible visits Ephrata Masonic Lodge

    The Bible used by George Washington when he was initiated into Freemasonry in Virginia’s Lodge #4 on November 4, 1752, paid a visit to the Ephrata Masonic Lodge #65 on April 9. Washington was 20 years old...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Cocalico’s Josh Martin (13) goes for the kill in front of Ephrata blockers Elias Long (1) and Zach Farlow (12) during Tuesday’s match. Photo by Denise Mitchell
    All Eagles in this one

    Cocalico sweeps Ephrata 3-0 in key Section Two match It’s hard to imagine a much better start for Peyton Stetter and his Cocalico volleyball teammates. Stetter dropped a kill and two blocks as the Eagles scored the...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Upcoming Egg Hunts

    Grab the Easter baskets and gather the kiddos! It’s egg hunting season in Lancaster County. Over the next two weekends, dozens of churches, community centers and other venues will welcome hundreds of children for that joyfully frenetic...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Evangel Assembly of God moving locations, changing name

    The year 2019 will be one of dramatic change in the life of one Ephrata church. In June, having sat on a two-acre plot at the corner of Linden Road and South State Street since 1967, the...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Reiff’s Farm Market unveils new store

    With the dawn of a new season for fresh local produce, a popular local farm market is sporting a new look. On April 4, Reiff’s Farm Market, which sits along Rothsville Road, debuted it new, roomier store....

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Mainspring of Ephrata launches cleanup

    Mainspring of Ephrata will be organizing a 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA event Mainspring of Ephrata and volunteers will be organizing the Heatherwood Park Revitalization Initiative. The first step of the project will be the cleanup...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • ‘They’re creepy and they’re kooky…’

    EHS presents ‘The Addams Family’ starting Thursday The Ephrata High School Theatre Program will present The Addams Family on April 11 to 13, all shows beginning at 7 p.m. The Addams Family is a musical comedy based...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Lester B. Martin, 82, Mennonite minister and bishop, president of Martin’s, father of 14

    Lester B. Martin, 82, of Denver, entered into rest peacefully at his residence, on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. Lester was ordained as a minister for Meadow Valley Mennonite Church on Dec. 5, 1961, and ordained as a...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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