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The scheduled meeting for Wells Township on April 6, 2015, has been changed to April 13, 2015, at 7 p.m., at 906 Ford Road, Wells Tannery, Pa. The secretary’s office will be closed from April 1, 2015, until April 9, 2015. If you need information please contact Kevin Bricker at 814- 685-3923, Duane Souders at 814-685-3893, or Rocky Souders at 814-685-3995

Karole S Barton,
Wells Township


Notice is hereby given that letters testamentary on the estate of Kathryn Porter McBeath, also known as Kathryn P. McBeath, late of the Borough of McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pa., have been granted to the undersigned, and she requests all persons having claims against said estate to make known the same to Karen L. Gordon, 229 South Main Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236 or her attorney, and all persons indebted to said decedent to make payment to her without delay.

Karen L. Gordon,
Dick, Stein, Schemel,
Wine & Frey, LLP
James M. Schall, Esquire
119 North Second Street
McConnellsburg, PA 17233


Fulton County and its municipalities are updating the Fulton County Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP). The HMP is designed to make our community more resistant to losses from natural and man-made disasters, and to enable the county and municipalities to be eligible for federal funding for qualifying mitigation projects. There will be a public meeting to review the updated set of mitigation goals, objectives and actions to be included in the revised HMP from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

The meeting will be held in the EOC Conference Room, located in the lower level of the Services for Children building at 219 North Second Street in McConnellsburg. All interested parties are invited to attend and provide input. For more information, contact Mary K. Seville of the Fulton County Planning Commission at 717- 485-3717.



April 2, 2015

By virtue of certain writs of execution out of the Court of Common Pleas of Fulton County, Pa., and to me directed, I will expose at public sale by public venue or outcry in the hallway of the Fulton County Courthouse, McConnellsburg, Pa., April 2, 2015, at 10 a.m., on the above date, the hereinafter mentioned real estate. All parties in interest and claimants are hereby notified that a schedule of distribution will be filed by the sheriff on April 13, 2015, and that distribution will be made in accordance with said schedule unless exceptions are filed thereto within twenty (20) days thereafter.

Sale #1
PHH Mortgage
Vincel B. Flasher

All the following real estate, together with improvements thereon erected, situated in Todd Township, Fulton County, Pa. Being known as 1074 Lincoln Way East, McConnellsburg, PA 17233. Recorded in Deed Book 0063, Page 0311. Tax Parcel #10-17-009..-000


As soon as the property is knocked down to the purchaser, 10 percent of the purchase price or 10 percent of all costs, whichever may be higher, shall be delivered to the sheriff. If the 10 percent payment is not made as requested, the sheriff will direct the auctioneer to resell the property. The balance due shall be paid no later than April 13, 2015, at 4 p.m. prevailing time. Otherwise, all money previously paid will be forfeited and the property will be resold May 7, 2015, at 10 a.m. prevailing time in the hallway of the Fulton County Courthouse, McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pa., at which time the full purchase price or all costs whichever may be higher shall be paid in full.

Keith B. Stains, Sheriff
Fulton County, Pa.
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A meeting of the Citizens Advisory Council for the Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 27, 2015, at Hopewell Senior Center, Hopewell, Pa.



The final auditors’ meeting for Bethel Township will be held April 6, 2015, at 7 p.m., at the Bethel Township municipal building.

Bethel Township
Board of Supervisors
Donna J. Lynch,
Bethel Township
Board of Auditors
Ruth Ann Golden
Christine Carnahan
Brett Remsburg


Sealed proposals will be received by Thompson Township, Fulton County, at 1298 Big Cove Tannery Road, Big Cove Tannery, PA 17212, until 7 p.m., May 1, 2015, for the following:

Item 1: 73 l.f., million of bituminous pavement notches.

Item 2: 61 ton superpave scratch and leveling course, 9.5mm, in place.

Item 3: 1,063 ton, superpave wearing course, 9.5mm, in place.

Liquidated damages apply at the rate of $870 per calendar day. Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the municipality. For third- class cities the bid must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of 10 percent of the bid, made payable to the municipality. For other municipal types it is the discretion of the municipality. A performance bond or certified check in the amount of 100 percent of the contract shall be furnished by the successful bidder within 20 days after the contract is awarded. The municipality reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.

Thompson Township
Gene Mellott, Sec.


Notice is hereby given that Mike Mellott (White Oak Hollow Farms LLC) intends to submit applications for an NPDES Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) permit to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for the construction and operation of a swine farm. The operation is located at 766 White Oak Hollow Road, Warfordsburg, PA 17267, Bethel Township, Fulton County, Pa. The NPDES-CAFO permit application will be for the operation of the swine farm.

The application will be submitted under the provisions of the Clean Stream Law, the Act of June 22, 1937, P.L. 1987, as amended. If you would like additional information concerning this permit application, you may contact CES Engineering, LLC, 7910 Sunrise Camp Road, Huntingdon, PA 16652. If you would like to comment on this application, you may contact DEP within 30 days at the following address: Southcentral Regional Office, Permit Coordinator, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110, 717-705-4706.


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