August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Local & State

Addiction Recovery Is Possible

SECRETARY OF THE FRESH AIR HOME GROUP OF NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS More...

Historic Pa. Bridges Generate Tourism, Costs

BEDFORD, Pa. (AP) – Eighty-two-thousand dollars for a fresh coat of paint. More...

Loose Horses Halt Traffic

Three loose horses on Route 16 near the entrance to JLG Industries Monday morning are rounded up by state police and several onlookers. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of August 25, 1994 ’94 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Jeff Richards came home on Tuesday after a three month hospital stay resulting from a car accident May 30. He will be staying with his sister, Cathy, at 24 Brooklyn Drive, for anyone wishing to send cards. More...

Hustontown

We really had nice weather over the weekend. It can just last all winter, but I guess that isn’t possible. The local schools opened last week, so the children are all back in school. More...

Church News

White Church To Hold Worship Service

The annual service at The White Church at Union Cemetery, located 4 miles south of McConnellsburg on Route 522, will be Sunday, August 31, 2014. The worship service which will begin at 10 a.m. and will be led by Rev. Evan R. More...

Ayr Twp. Postpones Action On Hog Farm

Approval tabled until September special meeting

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Garlock Resigns CFSD Board

Special meeting to be held September 9

NEWS EDITOR The Central Fulton School District is currently accepting letters of interest from residents wishing to fill an existing vacancy on its board of directors. More...

Opening Day Preparations Top SF Board Agenda

Handles personnel, finance issues last Tuesday

The Southern Fulton School Board handled some last minute details last Tuesday night in preparation for the kickoff of the 2014-15 school year the following morning. More...

Obituaries

Carolyn E. Bowers Hancock, 52

Carolyn Ellen “Karren” Bowers, 52, Hancock, died Monday, August 25, 2014, at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown. Born March 9, 1962, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., she was the daughter of Ellen Hixon of Warfordsburg. More...

Gene Cavender Warfordsburg, 85

Gene Cavender, 85, Warfordsburg, recently of Williamsport Nursing Home, died Monday, August 18, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. More...

Allan D. Hixon Sr. Warfordsburg, 80

Allan D. Hixon Sr., 80, Warfordsburg, died Monday, August 18, 2014, at his home. Born May 20, 1934, in Amaranth, Pa., he was the son of the late Charles Calvin and Francina Whitfield Hixon. He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army 1956-1958. More...

Letters

Weighs In On Plum Hollow Land Grab

To The Editor: Over the past several weeks I have sat and read these letters to the editor in the county paper, which Jamie Greathead has so graciously printed, concerning this land grab – the Henrys, Hales and Karen Grissinger expressing their More...

Sports

Great Cove Men’s Club Championship Winners

Defending club champion Tony Foreman shot a 1 under par 70 in Saturday’s rain-delayed play and backed it up with a 79 on Sunday to again win the Great Cove Golf Course Men’s Championship with a 149 for the two-day event. More...

Racing Roundup

Mother Nature got the upper hand on the local racing circuit over the weekend as only one track was able to beat the elements. More...