May 12, 2011 RSS feed / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to LaDawn Hoffman, Morgan Smith, May 14; Judy Strait, May 13; Paula Cook and Jessica Vance, May 15; Brian Shafer, May 18; Carl Duane Souders, May 17; Glenda and Doris M. Sheeder, May 19; Doug Shafer, May 19. More...

First Annual Shearing Day

Alpacas continue to receive attention. Their maintenance is often questioned. People can see these unfamiliar animals and watch the fleece be sheared later this month in Mercersburg. More...

Welcome Centers Celebrate National Tourism Week

Pennsylvania’s 14 selcome centers, which are managed by PennDOT, are conducting special programs and promotions to mark National Tourism Week, which runs through May 15. More...

Hustontown

We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful weekend for the annual celebration of Mother’s Day. A large crowd attended the annual Mother’s Day buffet at Hustontown Firehall. More...

MES Character Counts Students Named

McConnellsburg Elementary School is continuing its Character Education program this year. It is believed that character counts so each month a different character trait is promoted. In April the character trait of respect was the focus. More...