October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Deneen Pleads Guilty In Bank Heist

To be sentenced November 6

NEWS EDITOR A McConnellsburg man has entered a formal plea in connection with the recent robbery of a branch office of F&M Trust. More...

Local & State

General Fasteners Co. Announces Opening Of New Facility Here

Located in Fulton Co. Business Park

STAFF WRITER General Fasteners Co. More...

Friends Of Tonoloway Hold Annual Fall Service

The Sharon Singers, a choir of students from Sharon Mennonite Bible Institute, Harrisonville, perform a selection of a cappella chorale music during Sunday’s service at Tonoloway Primitive Bapt More...

Residents: Prepare For Cooler Weather

NEWS EDITOR With residents already experiencing spells of chilly autumn weather, residents are not only reminded to begin making preparations for the use of residential heaters ranging from furnaces and wood stoves to electric space heaters but to ta More...

Letters

Parent Questions School Book Fair Items

To The Editor: Recently, my 7-year-old son was excitedly looking forward to the book fair at school. He is just starting to read, and my wife and I want to keep encouraging that. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Happy birthday wishes to Kevin Strait, October 14; Elianna Godissart, October 13; Shelia Bivens, October 14; Linda Smith, October 17; Sherri Mc- Clain, October 15; Jordan Keefer, More...

Hustontown

October’s bright weather was great over the weekend, and we hope it will last until the Fulton Fall Folk Festival is over. More...

Church News

SF Students Compete In National High School Quiz Bowl

Students from Southern Fulton recently competed in the national championships of high school quiz bowl in Atlanta, Ga. More...

Special Services

Pastor Valeria Schmidt and members of her congregations from St. Paul’s UCC in McConnellsburg and Trinity UCC in Fort Loudon will host guests from two sister churches in Duesseldorf, Germany, the week of October 12 through October 17. More...

Revival

Revival services will be held October 14-21 at Fort Littleton Bible Church. Sunday service will be at 10:30 a.m. and nightly services at 7 p.m. with Rev. William White and Rev. Ken Ali. More...

Boro Hears Plans For Third And Market Streets Building Project

Trick-or-Treat set for Oct. 25

STAFF WRITER McConnellsburg Borough Council met last Wednesday evening and heard plans for the razing of a borough property at the corner of Third and East Market streets. More...

Townships Meet For 90th Convention

County Association of Township Officials meets Monday for annual gathering

NEWS EDITOR Township officials from across the county crowded into the Hustontown Firehall on Columbus Day for their annual convention that coincidentally marks 90 years of gatherings for the Fulton County Association of Township Officials. More...

Obituaries

Robert E. Akers

Breezewood, 85 Robert E. Akers, 85, Breezewood, Pa., passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2012. He was born on October 7, 1926, in Altoona, a son of the late Charles W. and Mary Elizabeth (Kagarise) Akers. More...

Arthur R. Drenning Martinsburg, 81

Arthur Ray Drenning, 81, of the Village at Morrisons Cove Home, Martinsburg, Formerly of Saxton, died after a lengthy illness on Friday, October 5, 2012, at the Village at Morrisons Cove. More...

Sarah E. Duvall Crystal Spring, 76

Sarah E. Duvall, 76, Crystal Spring, died Friday, October 5, 2012, at Pennknoll Nursing Home, Everett. She was born in Akersville, Pa., on October 25, 1935, the daughter of the late Orville W. and Sarah Margaret (Jackson) Duvall. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of October 8, 1992 ’92 More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Three Injured In Accident Three individuals suffered injuries ranging from minor to moderate during a twovehicle accident at 1400 Lincoln Way East last Tuesday morning. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer Windber 7 Southern Fulton 0 Windber dominated Southern Fulton on Saturday, trouncing the Indians by the final score of 7-0. Tim Mottern and Richard Trumpower shared time in goal during the non-league match. More...

Racing Roundup

Brian Montieth raced to his eighth win of the year Saturday night at Lincoln Speedway. Montieth’s win came in the annual Hank Gentzler Memorial for 410 Sprints and came over Brent Marks, Gerard McIntyre Jr., Danny Dietrich and Lance Dewease. More...