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Local & State

Larry Carbaugh 2018’s GSR Honorary Member

The Fulton County Grease, Steam and Rust (GSR) Association named Larry Carbaugh, a 38-year member of GSR, its honorary member for 2018 during the tractor pulls at the Fall Folk Festival Oct. More...

Trial Begins In Death Of Girl Left In Hot SUV

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. More...

The Women Who Won: PA’s Female Members Of Congress

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – last Tuesday’s election saw Pennsylvania elect a state record four women to the U.S. House, smashing what had been an all-male congressional delegation in Pennsylvania since 2014. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of November 12, 1998  ’98   More...

Community Bulletin Board

Community Bulletin Board`

FOOD AND DINING Thanksgiving Dinner A Thanksgiving dinner will be held November 22, at noon, at Needmore Bible Church. Everyone is welcome. Please call 717-573-2212 if planning to attend. More...

Features

Keeping Your Health On Track During The Indulgent Holiday Season

(StatePoint) – The holiday season can be an indulgent one, full of cookies, candies, heavy meals and eggnog. More...

Pecan Pie With A Smooth, Textured Filling And A Nice Crust

There is much to love about sweet, nutty pecan pie, but it’s easy for this simple dessert to turn out tooth achingly sugary and void of pecan flavor, with a curdled filling sogging a leathery crust. More...

Today In History

Congress Approves Articles Of Confederation In 1777

Today is Thursday, Nov. 15, the 319th day of 2018. There are 46 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: More...

Borough Council Handles Zoning, Ordinance Issues

Approves tentative 2019 budget

After hearing from residents at their monthly meeting last Wednesday evening, Mc- Connellsburg Borough Council members agreed that they would deny a request to convert an East Maple Street residential property zone to a commercial zone for the constr More...

Scott Wagner Wins County Vote While Gov. Wolfe Prevails In State

Unofficial county election results

Turnout for this year’s election was high not just in the county but the entire country as well, according to witf.org.  More...

Foundation Names Millers Distinguished Visionaries

Clair and Dorothy Miller were named 2018 Distinguished Visionaries at the Fulton County Medical Center Foundation’s Gratitude Dinner. More...

Obituaries

Robert A. Beam

Johnstown, 75

Robert A. More...

Ada L. Gress

McConnellsburg, 89

Ada L. Gress, 89, Mc- Connellsburg, died Friday, November 9, 2018, at her residence.  She was born in Baltimore, Md., February 5, 1929, the daughter of the late Clara M. (Decker) and Bruce Lake. More...

Esther E. Grissinger

Three Springs, 88

Esther E. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

I wanted to share something I recently learned about; it is called Giving Tuesday. On Thanksgiving, Americans take time to be grateful for all that we have. More...

Sports

Cardinals Fall In State Field Hockey Tournament

Oley Valley 5, Forbes Road 0 The Forbes Road Cardinal field hockey team, District 6A Champions, traveled to Exeter Township High School in Reading last Tuesday evening to take on District 3 runner-up Oley Valley in the first round of the PIAA Class A More...

2018 ICC Conference Golf All-Stars

The inter-county conference golf all-stars are as follows:  Dylan Taylor, Everett  Brighton Williams, Everett  Trey Heffelfinger, Mount Union  Izaac Snyder, Everett  Grayson Hall, Everett  Nick Pearce, Mount Union   More...

Family

Engagement

Roland and Kim Shambaugh of Berkeley Springs are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kortni Lane, to Bradley Kyle McCusker of Needmore. More...

Cards Of Thanks

McKINLEY  The family of Goldie McKinley expresses our sincere thanks and gratitude for the overwhelming love and support shown us during the loss of our cherished grandmother.  All expressions of sympathy, whether verbal, prayers, cards, v More...

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for a marriage license at the local courthouse during the past week:  Timothy James Divelbliss, 32, McConnellsburg, and Kylie Ann Miller, 35, Mc- Connellsburg.  Dalton Henry Wilt, 22, McConnellsburg, and Ryane More...