2011-08-25 / From Days Gone By

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of August 22, 1991


Krista Fletcher, Harrisonville, was crowned 1991 Fulton County Fair

Queen following this year’s pageant on Monday evening, August 19. She will reign over the fair for the remainder of this week and will represent Fulton County later this year at the state pageant.

Keeping it all in the family, Scott Knepper edged out his younger brother, Ben, to take the grand champion showman title with his Limosine steer, “Midnight,” at the 4-H/FFA Market Steer Show held Monday at the fair. Ben Knepper, who last year showed the grand champion steer, took the reserve champion title this year with his Limosine steer “Dummy.” Scott, 20, and brother Ben, 14, are the sons of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Knepper of Hustontown.

Ott Brothers Furniture and Appliance Store, located on Lincoln Way West, will be moving to their new location in the newly constructed addition to the parent company, Ott’s Farm Supply building on Route 16 on September 3.

Cheryl Edwards of Landisburg, Pa., and Scott Ivan Gobin of Mechanicsburg were united in marriage June 15 at Allison United Methodist Church in Carlisle. Parents of the couple are Barbara and Edward Edwards of Landisburg and Ann and Richard Gobin of Carlisle.

Mr. and Mrs. Duane Carbaugh of Mc- Connellsburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Jeanne Kay, to Michael Allen Snyder, son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Snyder of Needmore.

Birth at the Medical Center: a son to Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Mowen of Mercersburg on August 13.

Deaths: Edna McElhaney, Mercersburg; Eugene Thomas, Wells Tannery; Wade Sigel, Breezewood.

John and Beverly Garland of Mercersburg were guests of honor at an early 25th wedding anniversary party at the Mercersburg Firehall. They were married September 17 at the Pentecostal Full Gospel Church in McConnellsburg.

Marriage licenses: Leon Carbaugh Jr., Mercersburg, and Kelly Carnahan, Warfordsburg; Anthony Helman, McConnellsburg, and Lisa Ashley, McConnellsburg; William Funk Jr., McConnellsburg, and Dana Shearer, McConnellsburg; James Hege, McConnellsburg, and Kimberly Kokoski, McConnellsburg.

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