October 23, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Vehicular Accident Claims Driver’s Life

Southern Huntingdon County man ejected in rollover

Great Cove Road in northern Fulton County remained closed for several hours last Thursday morning as Pennsylvania State Police and the Fulton County Coroner’s Office investigated a fatal single-vehicle accident. More...

Local & State

Info Sought In Exxon Robbery

Robber last seen on foot

NEWS EDITOR Pennsylvania State Police investigators are looking for additional information related to a holdup at the Warfordsburg Exxon Saturday evening. More...

Central Fulton Discusses Baseball Coach Position

Players present petition to board

Three returning players of the McConnellsburg High School varsity baseball team stood before the Central Fulton School Board last Tuesday night with suggestions regarding who should take the helm to ensure the future success of their winning program. More...

5 Displaced In Trailer Fire

Items sought for family of five

The local community is rallying to render aid to a McConnellsburg couple and their three young children, who were displaced by a trailer fire last Thursday afternoon. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of October 20, 1994 ’94 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

Fulton County folks were all busy in different areas this weekend for the Fulton Fall Folk Festival. Hustontown Volunteer Fire Co. served food Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Hope they had a good turnout. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Sherry Harr, October 11; Doris Pittman, October 29; Gage Henry, 15 on October 29; Michelle Sowers, October 30; Alex McClain and Greg Gress, October 31; Joyce Cover, October 26; Jean Davis and Cheryl Mellott, October 29; Wayne Hamil More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION Trick-or-Treat At Center Hustontown Senior Center will hold a Halloween trick-or-treat Friday, October 31, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. All area children are welcome to dress up and visit the center for a treat. More...

Wallace Mellott: Marines Tamed The Wild Ones

Wallace Mellott was radar operator in WWII

Editor’s Note: The following is the third in a series of five stories about Fulton County veterans who fought in World War II and the Korean War that will be published each week in the “News” through Veterans Day. More...

JLG Opens Training Center To Media

Access-equipment media from across the country were at JLG Industries’ McConnellsburg plant last Thursday to take a look at the company’s $2.5 million customer training center expansion. More...

Obituaries

Helen L. Bard Chambersburg, 88

Helen L. Bard, 88, Chambersburg, died Monday, October 13, 2014, at ManorCare Health Services. Born May 3, 1926, in Bedford, she was the daughter of the late James F. and Flora Barbour Deshong. More...

Ralph B. Means Everett, 86

Ralph Bryce Means, 86, Everett, died Thursday, October 16, 2014, at Donahoe Manor. He was born Saturday, March 10, 1928, at his family home in Monroe Township, a son of the late Ivan B. Means and Virginia (Weimer) Means. More...

Justin W. Reed Shade Gap, 32

Justin W. Reed, 32, Shade Gap, died at 6 a.m., Thursday, October 16, 2014, in Dublin Township, Fulton County, as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident. More...

Letters

Shuster Blocks Bill That Seeks Secondary Barrier To Cockpit

To The Editor: The widows of two 9/11 pilots were pleading with Rep. Bill Shuster at a news conference in Chambersburg last week. More...

Latin America Childcare Program Is Rewarding

To The Editor: More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Retail Theft Charges Filed Charges of retail theft have been filed through Magisterial District Judge Wendy Mellott against 30- year- old McConnellsburg resident Holly Noel Martin. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer Fannett-Metal 6 Southern Fulton 0 More...

Racing Roundup

After a few weeks off, Hagerstown Speedway was back in action Saturday where Jason Covert came from his sixth starting spot to post his second Late Model feature win of the year at the track. More...

AYSO Team Competes In Classic

McConnellsburg U10 girls AYSO team traveled to the Harvest Classic October 18 and 19. More...