July 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Local & State

Car Show Results

The ninth annual Preston Carbaugh Memorial car show, yard and bazaar sale was held June 30 at the alumni community building. A total of 76 outstanding, assorted vehicles were in attendance. More...

Cowans Gap Stages Art And Music

A full crowd for Chris Woodward & Shindiggin shows up at July’s Friends of Cowans Gap free concert Saturday. More...

Lunch Box Café Now Open At Fulton County Medical Center

The Lunch Box Café was bustling at noon on Monday as patrons were purchasing salads, ready-made sandwiches and flatbread pizzas.  More...

Sports

Legion Baseball

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Fulton County Pony Team Wins U14 Championship

Fulton County Americans won the Chambersburg Suburban League National Division U14 championship game July 12. More...

Features

Help Students Get Organized For A Strong Start To The School Year

(StatePoint) – Schoolrelated stress is common among multi-tasking students. But smart organization can make it easier to dash from class to study hall to after-school activities. It all starts with the right supplies. More...

Are You Prepared For Hurricane Season And Other Storm Emergencies?

(StatePoint) – Hurricane season is in full swing, running from June through November. More...

4 Top Tips To Battle Summer Colds

(StatePoint) – Warm, sunny weather doesn’t mean the risk for catching a cold disappears. More...

Cowans Gap Stages Art And Music

Every second Saturday of June, July, and August the Friends of Cowans Gap has a free concert at the park for the community. More...

Central Fulton Says No To Forbes FCAVTS Pullout

Approves coaching, teaching, administrative staff

At last Tuesday’s monthly Central Fulton School Board meeting, the board voted no to an agenda item allowing the Forbes Road School District to withdraw from the Fulton County Area Vocational Technical School (FCAVTS). More...

Obituaries

Harold I. McMullen

Little Rock, Ark., 67

Harold Ivan McMullen, 67, formerly of Fort Littleton, died June 29, 2018, in Arkansas.  He was born December 16, 1950, in McConnellsburg.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Annis McMullen; and a brother, Harry Mc- Mullen. More...

John P. Carroll

McConnellsburg, 71

John P. Carroll, 71 , Mc- Connellsburg, died Friday, July 6, 2018, in McConnellsburg, at his cabin from natural causes.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Elizabeth MacCaulty (Smith), December 1980. More...

Theodore L. Schooley

Greencastle, 82

Theodore “Ted’ Linwood Schooley, 82, Greencastle, left his temporary home and entered into his eternal home Monday, July 16, 2018, while surrounded by his loving family. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of July 16, 1998 ’98 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Audrey Slates, July 23; Kellyn Perry and Allen Cover, July 29; Ben Chesnut and Kristen   Souders, July 31; Stan Earley and Pam Seiders, July 29; Sherwin   Hollenshead, August 2; Cindy Cutchall, August 1; Jim Pittman, July More...

Hustontown

Leis Brothers Market will hold an open house July 27.  Hustontown Fire Co. will hold an open stage July 21. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION Needmore Parade Needmore firemen’s parade and ice cream social will be held August 25. Parade lineup will be at 5 p.m. and parade at 7 p.m. More...

Family

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for marriage licenses during the past week at the local courthouse:  Darby Allen Mellott, 48, Cascade, Md., and Marie Weller, 47, Chambersburg.  Joshua Alan Shore, 27, McConnellsburg, and Emily Kristen Breneman More...

Cards Of Thanks

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION  The McConnellsburg Alumni and Friend Association would like to thank everyone who helped and attended this very successful car show/yard and bazaar sale June 30.  More...