April 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Ayr Awards Paving Bid

Reviews site inspection reports

The Ayr Township supervisors met briefly on Monday evening and awarded a paving bid for a portion of Crossroads, which runs between Route 522 and Cito Road south of McConnellsburg. More...

Local & State

Formal Wear Shop To Open Here

A new formal wear and consignment shop “Dress Up Tyme” will be opening soon in the Penn’s Village Shopping Center. More...

Budget Bill Becomes Law Without Wolf ’s Signature

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Second Running For Robin 5K Scheduled

Event to be held at Forbes Road May 7

With approximately 103 participants hitting the race course last year and $3,000 raised, the Forbes Road Class of 2018 will be holding its second annual Running for Robin 5K next month to pay homage to a northern Fulton County man who is remembered f More...

Letters

Applauds Community’s Generosity

To The Editor: To the generous folks of Fulton County and surrounding communities: More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Mischief Reported Unknown individuals loosened four lug nuts on the two front tires off a 2008 Honda Ridgeline truck parked at 620 Lincoln Way East, Mc- Connellsburg, between 10 p.m. on April 8 and 9 a.m. on April 9. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Girls Track And Field

Bellwood-Antis 99McConnellsburg 51Bellwood-Antis 111West Branch 39McConnellsburg 91West Branch 58 More...

Baseball Standings

Full Story

Softball Ratings

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Family

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for marriage licenses at the local courthouse during the past week: Michael Paul Colins, 33, York, and Cecily Shurron Eldridge, 41, Humble, Texas. More...

County Holds Weekly Meeting

The Fulton County commissioners took action last Tuesday to establish a “new retirement class” for county employees and officers. More...

SF Board Recognizes Crouse’s Contributions

Nicole Potter sworn in as new board member

Southern Fulton School Board and administration took time to reflect on the efforts and contributions of board member Danny Crouse, who was one of three people killed March 20 during an attempted robbery at the Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange in Fo More...

Trump, Clinton Top Vote-getters In County Primary

Shuster secures Republican nod by narrow margin

Businessman and political newcomer Donald Trump made his mark on Fulton County as well as Pennsylvania as part of Super Tuesday that included primary elections in the northeastern states of Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland and Rhode Island. More...

Obituaries

Dora I. Lynch

McConnellsburg, 80

Dora I. Lynch, 80, Mc- Connellsburg, died Friday, April 22, 2016, at Fulton County Medical Center, Long Term Care, in McConnellsburg. She was born June 12, 1935, in Natrona Heights, Pa., the daughter of the late James V. and Dora (Shrader) Ankrom. More...

In Memory

BRADY In loving memory of Grace A. Brady, April 25, 1939 – February 16, 2013: Happy Birthday, Mom! Gone but not forgotten In my heart you are still here Calming all my worries and fears. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of April 25, 1996 ’96 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Happy birthday to Betty Geyer, April 28: Randy and Rodney Waters, May 8; Harlan DeShong, May 8; Jason Hammon, 49 on May 5; Dinah Chamberlain, May 8; Elijah Poe, May 8; Gary Ludwig, May 4; and Ida Flory, May 9. More...

Hustontown

April showers bring May flowers and what do these May flowers bring? Happy thoughts and sunshine smiles and wishes for a wonderful spring! Hustontown Fire Co. will hold a “Girls Time More...

Racing Roundup

Blaney Tops Port Royal All-Stars

Tony Stewart’s All-Star Circuit of Champions invaded Port Royal Speedway for Saturday night’s inaugural Keith Kauffman Classic, and when the dust settled it was all-star kingpin Dale Blaney showing the fast way around the dry, slick oval More...

Features

Miracle Baby Reunited With Firefighters Who Delivered Him

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) – Standing next to the ambulance where she had given birth to a healthy baby boy one month earlier, Stacey Whitson passed her sleeping infant to the first responders who delivered him. More...

Tiny Paw-thletes Compete In Hallmark’s Kitten Summer Games

NEW YORK (AP) – What do the four-legged footballers of the Hallmark Channel’s Kitten Bowl do in the offseason? They go for the gold in their own Summer Games, including a de-cat-hlon and freestyle wrestling. More...

Bald Eagle That May Be Indiana’s Oldest In Wild Is Rescued

WORTHINGTON, Ind. (AP) – A nearly 30-year-old bald eagle that could be Indiana’s oldest living in the wild has been rescued after suffering a dislocated wing. More...