In accordance with Section 906 of the Pennsylvania Election Code, 25 P.S. Sec. 2866, notice is hereby given to the electors of Fulton County, that the General Primary will be held in the county of Fulton on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8 p.m., prevailing time. Nomination petitions must be filed in the Fulton County Elections/ Voter Registration Office located at 116 West Market Street, McConnellsburg, Pa., by 4:30 p.m. February 16, 2016, or in the office of the secretary of the commonwealth, depending upon the office sought, as required by law.
January 26, 2016 is the first day to circulate and file nomination petitions, and February 16, 2016, is the last day to circulate and file nomination petitions for all offices listed below.
The following are the public offices, the number to be elected, and the districts in which nominations are to be made, for which candidates are to be nominated at the General Primary, April 26, 2016 and elected at the General Election, November 8, 2016.
Public offices for which one (1) candidate from each party (Republican Party, Democratic Party) is to be nominated are as follows (candidates run statewide unless otherwise noted in parentheses):
President of the United States
United States Senator
Representative in Congress (9th Congressional District)
Party offices and the number to be elected at the Primary Election April 26, 2016 (candidates for Delegate to a party’s National Convention run by Congressional district):
Delegate to the Democratic National Convention
Alternate Delegate to the Democratic National Convention
Delegate to the Republican National Convention
Alternate Delegate to the Republican National Convention
Fulton County Republican Committeeperson – Up to 3 in each of 13 municipalities
BOARD OF ELECTIONS
Stuart L. Ulsh
Rodney L. McCray
Larry R. Lynch
A meeting of the Citizens Advisory Council for the Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2016, at Hopewell Senior Center, Hopewell, Pa.
Notice is hereby given that letters testamentary on the estate of Stewart W. Copeland, late of Ayr Township, 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 Carol L. Copeland, 711 Longview Road, McConnellsburg, PA 17233, or her attorney, and all persons indebted to said decedent to make payment to her without delay.
Carol L. Copeland,
Dick, Stein, Schemel,
Wine & Frey, LLP
Paul T. Schemel, Esquire
119 North Second Street
McConnellsburg, PA 17233
In the Court of Common Pleas of the 39th Judicial District of Pennsylvania, Fulton County Branch.
In Re: Change of name of Mary Christena Weller to Christena Mary Weller. No Misc. 1 of 2016, Petition for Change of name of a minor child.
Notice is hereby given that on January 5, 2016, the Petition of Mary Christena Weller was filed in the abovenamed court praying for a decree to change the name of Mary Christena Weller to Christena Mary Weller.
The court has fixed Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at 11 o’clock a.m., in the Fulton County Courthouse, Mc- Connellsburg, Pa., as the time and place for the hearing on said petition when and where all persons interested may appear and show cause, if any they have, why the petition should not be granted.
James M. Stein, Esquire
Attorney for Petitioner
119 North Second
McConnellsburg, PA 17233
REGISTER OF WILLS
AND CLERK OF
The following accountants have filed their executor’s accounts and proposed schedules of distribution in the office of the Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans’ Court in McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pa., and the same will be presented to the orphans’ court for the county of Fulton and state of Pennsylvania, on March 1, 2016.
EDWARDS: First and final account of Jeffrey Watson Edwards, executor of the estate of Charles N. Edwards, late of Taylor Township, Fulton County, Pa., deceased.
FRAKER: First and final account of John Bradford Fraker and Michael George Fraker, co-administrators of the estate of John R. Fraker, a/k/a J. Ronald Fraker, late of Dublin Township, Fulton County, Pa., deceased.
Patty Suders Fix
Register of Wills and
Clerk of the
NOTICE OF AUDIT
The audit of Fulton County Area Vocational Technical School for the year ended June 30, 2015, has been completed and is available for public inspection at the business office of the Fulton County Area Vocational Technical School, 145 East Cherry Street, McConnellsburg, Pa., during regular business hours 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.