July 19, 2018 RSS feed / 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...

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...

Man Assaults Two Women

Threatens to kill them

A McConnellsburg man is facing charges for assaulting and threatening to kill two females early Sunday morning at Gerald Circle in Ayr Township. More...

Walkers Wanted For Heart Hike

The American Heart Association and Fulton County Medical Center invite workplaces, community groups, friends and family from across Fulton County to take steps to be Healthy For Good at the third annual Fulton County Hike. More...

Attorney General To Examine Temple Business School Scandal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Pennsylvania’s Attorney General is looking into allegations that Temple University’s business school provided false data to boost the rankings of its online program.  Attorney General Josh Shapiro says he&r More...

Casey Says He Fears High Court Will Undo Health Care Gains

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey maintained his opposition to President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, telling a rally crowd to help stop a corporate justice from joining an already corporate Supreme Court.  More...

Crashes On PA Turnpike Leave 1 Dead, 3 Injured

BRECKNOCK, Pa. (AP) – A New York City man who was in a vehicle that overturned on the Pennsylvania Turnpike was killed after he got out of the vehicle and it was hit by a passing tractor-trailer. More...

Library News

It’s not too late to join in Summer Quest. To log reading and activities, go to summerstoryclub.org and sign up. This automatically registers for summer drawings, one of which took place at the end of June. More...

PA State System Tuition To Rise Amid Budget Gap

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

10 Go To Hospital After Deck Collapse; No Critical Injuries

WHITEHALL, Pa. More...

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE  July 9  More...

Senior Center Lunch Menu

Fulton County senior center lunch menu for the week is as follows:  Monday: creamy chicken salad croissant with lettuce and tomato, tomato soup with crackers, croissant, fresh seasonal fruit.  Tuesday: chicken salad, tomato soup, dessert.&n More...

Head-on Crash Kills 2 Women; Speed Deemed A Factor

DONEGAL, Pa. More...

Congressman Touts Measures To Tackle Opioid Epidemic

FLORENCE, Pa. (AP) – A New Jersey congressman says tackling the opioid epidemic will require a coordinated effort from public and private sectors.  The (Cherry Hill) Courier Post reports that Republican U.S. Rep. 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...

Commissioners Hire Part-time Deputy Sheriff

Following a review of applicants with Sheriff Keith Stains at their weekly meeting July 10, the county commissioners hired Keith Culbertson to fill the position of part-time deputy sheriff, pending completion of proper paperwork.  More...

Bridge Construction To Begin On Cito Road Week of July 30

Fulton County Bridge to be replaced as part of Public-Private Partnership

Hollidaysburg, PA – Construction for the Route 1001 (Cito Road) bridge, spanning Spring Run in Ayr Township, Fulton County, is scheduled to begin as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacemen More...

It’s A Beautiful Day In Pennsylvania On Mister Rogers’ Trail

It’s a beautiful day in Mister Rogers’ neighborhood! But if you want to visit, you’ll have to head to Pennsylvania.  More...

Open Mic At Senior Center

Open Mic Night was held June 9 at McConnellsburg Senior Center. More...

PA Reveals Cyber Intrusion In Birth, Death Records

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania officials have revealed they had to shut down the state’s online system for birth and death records for about a week after someone with apparent inside knowledge made unauthorized changes.  More...

About 2,600 Inmates Transferring To New PA Prison

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) – Over 2,600 inmates at an 89-year-old Pennsylvania prison are being transferred to a new, long-delayed facility about a mile down the road.  The first phase of transfers began just after 9 a.m. More...

Body Of Missing Paddleboarder Found In Reservoir

HOLLSOPPLE, Pa. More...

Man Arrested In Decade-long Illegal Gambling Operation

PITTSBURGH (AP) – A Pennsylvania man has been arrested after investigators say he provided at least 142 illegal gambling machines to bars and restaurants around the state for more than a decade.  More...

Logan Wagner Scores At The Port

Logan Wagner wasn’t to be denied his first win of the season Saturday at Port Royal Speedway. More...

PA’s Reserves Up, Finances Stable, Governor Says

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Gov. Tom Wolf and Treasurer Joe Torsella say Pennsylvania state government’s improving fiscal stability means it shouldn’t need a short-term liquidity loan in the just-started fiscal year.  More...

Man Rescued After Falling Into Plant Pit

READING, Pa. (AP) – Authorities say a man was rescued after falling into a pit at an eastern Pennsylvania recycling plant.  More...

Wolf Promotes Job Skills Development Funded By State Budget

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...