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Local & State

Boy Scout Council Receives Donation, Gets New Tournament Sponsor

After 25 years of organizing and conducting the annual Great Cove Golf Course Boy Scout Golf Tournament, Bob Peck and David Washabaugh have turned over the event sponsorship to Ken Shreve and Hamilto More...

Health Careers Fair Set For October 30

Public, students invited to attend

Plans are being finalized for next Tuesday’s Health Careers Fair, a project arranged by Employment and Training Services of Fulton County and Fulton County Medical Center (FCMC) in hopes of educating youths and the general public on health-rela More...

Fall Festival Highlights

A large crowd watches as riding lawn mowers make their way up the Lincoln Way East parade route Saturday morning. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of October 22, 1992 ’92 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Doris Pittman, October 29; Gage Henry, 13 on October 29; Michelle Sowers, October 30; Alex McClain and Greg Gress, October 31; Joyce Cover, October 26; Lena Mellott, October 27; Jean Davis and Cheryl Mellott, October 29; Wayne Hami More...

Hustontown

The weather was great for the Fulton Fall Folk Festival. There was a large crowd attending all the activities. The display of quilts at the Fulton Theatre was very nice with some unusual patterns. More...

Entertainment

Eichelberger Receives “Defender Of Liberty” Award

The American Conservative Union ( ACU) announced its inaugural ACU Ratings of the Pennsylvania General Assembly that honor the Keystone State’s true conservatives. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

Revival Sideling Hill Christian Church, 10424 Sipes Mill Road, Needmore, will hold revival services October 25-28 at 7 p.m. with Rev. Delmas Bard as speaker. All are welcome. More...

Family

Smith Honored For 50 Years of Service

Doris Smith, left, has been honored for 50 years of continuous service to Iota Lambda Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. More...

In Memory

DESHONG In loving memory of our mother, Anna M. More...

Duffey: “I’m Proud That I Served”

Served stateside as gunner instructor in WWII

Editor’s Note: The following story is the fifth of a series about Fulton County veterans who fought in World War II that will be published each week in the “News’’ through Veterans Day. More...

So. Fulton Gets Good News On PSSA Results

Board talks about member attendance

NEWS EDITOR Southern Fulton School Board received the good news last Tuesday night that its student body at both the elementary and high school made adequate yearly progress during PSSA testing in the 2011-12 school year. More...

Obituaries

Janet C. Spade Crystal Spring, 71

Ms. Janet C. Spade, 71, Crystal Spring, died at 1:15 a.m., Thursday, October 11, 2012, at her home. She was born in Baltimore, Md., Wednesday, July 9, 1941, the daughter of the late Scott E. and Hulda M. (Smith) Palmer. More...

Oleta M. Clark

Breezewood, 89 Oleta M. Clark, 89, Breezewood, Pa., died Thursday, October 18, 2012, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, Pa. She was born on November 25, 1922, in Breezewood, a daughter of the late Harvey and Emma (Morse) Mills. More...

Lloyd H. Covert Orbisonia, 93

Lloyd H. Covert, 93, a resident of the Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, and formerly of Hustontown, died Wednesday, October 17, 2012, at Fulton County Medical Center, Mc- Connellsburg. More...

Letters

Concerned About Obama’s Support Of Gay Rights

To The Editor: I write this letter to the good people of Fulton County and beyond to share a concern I have about the current cultural shift being pressed by the present administration under President Obama. More...

Thanks Community For Steamtown Marathon Support

To the Editor: I want to express my gratitude to the community as a whole for the support and donations to the Fulton County Center for Families. More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Gift Cards Stolen A Giant Food Store employee has been accused of stealing gift cards at a discounted price between July 16 and October 16. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer FCCCS 6 Calvary Christian 4 Skyler Gordon and Ryan McCray both tallied three goals last Thursday during the Fulton County Community Christian School’s 6-4 non-league win over Calvary Christian. More...

Racing Roundup

By Brad Vores Rick Lafferty’s best-ever season concluded with his third win of the year Saturday night at Williams Grove Speedway. More...

Hancock Flag Football LeagueWraps Up Season

Organized this year, Hancock Flag Football League is about to finish its first season after a successful start. The league will wrap up the season this Saturday, October 27, when the Steelers play the Titans at 11 a.m. More...