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Local & State

S. Fulton Students To Perform “Happy Days’’ FFF Weekend

1950s style props needed for set

STAFF WRITER Southern Fulton High School debuts its 11th musical theater production next month when it brings “Happy Days” to the stage for two evening performances Oct. 19 and 20. More...

Pa. Lags In Liberalizing Voting Laws

ASSOCIATED PRESS HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – When it comes to liberalizing voting laws, the dark ages are catching up to Pennsylvania. More...

Fran Antoon Retiring To Florida

Longtime office manager Frances “Fran” Antoon poses with Dr. William Milroth last Thursday for a farewell photo at his medical offices in McConnellsburg. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

Everyone is enjoying this beautiful weather. Some folks are out travelling to get those nice fall days in. Lucella Kreiger was a guest speaker at Knobsville United Methodist Church on Sunday evening. More...

Maddensville

Belated birthday wishes to Tasha Goshorn, Dusty Hilbert, Phyllis Kelly, Becca Carlson, Brittany Mellott, Jane Brown, Janet Repasch, Lane Ulsh and Sandy Nead. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Lynette Shindle, September 7; Shari Washabaugh, September 8; John Culler, Joanna Sain and Stacey Morton, September 17; Marg Kobel, Dale Brown and Cyndi Carbaugh, September 18; Elfriede Parson, Donna More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RELIGION Revival Revival services will be held September 30 thru October 7 at Fort Littleton Bible Church. Sunday services will be at 10:30 a.m. and weekly services at 7 p.m. with Rev. William White and Rev. Ken Ali. All are welcome. More...

Features

Celebrates First

Bailey Renoull celebrated her first birthday recently. She is the daughter of Chris and Nicole (Stephan) Renoull of Westminster, Md. More...

Church News

New Latter-day Saint Missionary

Sister Maricela Montes, a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has transferred to a new area within the Baltimore, Md. Mission. Sister Joanna Morrill has joined Sister Meghan Andersen in serving the Hancock Ward. More...

Godissart Family In Concert

The Godissart family presents “Sounds of Love,” a concert featuring a variety of favorite “love” songs Saturday, September 15, at 7 p.m. More...

Jehovah’s Witnesses Attend Bible Seminar

“What an encouraging program” was the sentiment expressed by local Jehovah’s Witnesses who attended a two-day Bible seminar at the Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Grantville, Pa., just east of Harrisburg. More...

Tri-State Health Appealing Tax Assessment

Tri-State, JLG civil trials to be heard October 26

NEWS EDITOR A real estate tax assessment appeal slated to be heard last week in the Fulton County Court of Common Pleas has been rescheduled for late October. More...

Boro Reviews UMC Building Plans

Discusses “nuisance” properties

STAFF WRITER McConnellsburg Borough Council met with Eugene Stenger and Architect John M. High of William A. More...

Body Found At Meadow Grounds

Death ruled suicide

Local law enforcement officials and emergency responders swarmed Meadow Grounds Lake Monday morning following reports of a body found near the water’s edge. More...

Obituaries

Brenda K. Houpt Cocoa Beach, Fla., 57

Brenda K. (Foor) Houpt, 57, Cocoa Beach, Fla., died Saturday, September 1, 2012, at Cape Canaveral Hospital, Cocoa Beach, Fla. Born August 10, 1955, in McConnellsburg, she was the daughter of George R. and Minnie A. (Boden) Foor of Harrisonville. More...

Autumn P. Jones Hagerstown, infant

Autumn Paige Jones, infant daughter of Amy L. Higgins Jones and Daniel L. Jones, died Thursday, September 6, 2012. She was born in Hagerstown September 6, 2012. More...

Ronald E. Mumma Mercersburg, 61

Ronald E. Mumma, 61, Mercersburg, died Thursday, September 6, 2012, at Hershey Medical Center, holding the hand of his wife and best friend, Deb. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of September 10, 1992 ’92 More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Waives Preliminary Hearing A Warfordsburg area man waived his right to a preliminary hearing on Wednesday, August 29, in Bedford County Central Court. More...

Sports

MHS Lady Spartans Capture Volleyball Tournament Title

McConnellsburg volleyball team was victorious Saturday, winning the 23rd annual MHS Lady Spartan volleyball tournament. More...

High School Sports

Cross Country St. James 28 Southern Fulton 29 More...

Golf News

Mitch Ott and Denver Trumpower edged out Ryan Earley and Foster Earley by one point to claim the2012 Men’s League championship at Great Cove. All other teams played a two-man scramble format that was flighted. Those results are: More...

Family

Celebrates Seventh

Madison Lazor, daughter of Nikki Clevenger of Mc- Connellsburg and the late Andrew Lazor of McConnellsburg, celebrated her seventh birthday August 6, 2012. More...

Celebrates 80th

A surprise birthday party was held on August 19 to celebrate Alice Mellott’s 80th birthday. Her party was held at Fulton County Medical Center. She celebrated her birthday with her family and friends. More...

Financial Focus

Raise Your “Awareness” Of Benefits Of Life Insurance

You may be unaware of it, but September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. More...