November 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

12 Bears Taken Here Opening Day

NEWS EDITOR Just like the childhood fairy tale of the Three Bears and their porridge, the weather wasn’t too hot or too cold for bear hunters who took advantage of Saturday’s season opener. More...

Local & State

Holidays: How To Prepare Kids To See Their First Nutcracker

ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) – Melody Campbell-Goeken remembers taking her son to see “The Nutcracker” for the first – and as it turned out last – time when he was 5 years old, at the Municipal Auditorium in San Antoni More...

From Cocktails To Coat Racks, Holiday Hosting 101

ASSOCIATED PRESS Not everyone can be Martha Stewart. For the mere mortal hosts among us, holiday party planning can whip up stress and anxiety: Is my house inviting? Do I have enough chairs? What about food? More...

Small Business Saturday Here Nov. 24

Becky Sue Brackbill poses in front of her Christmas Mercantile store in Webster Mills in preparation for Small Business Saturday on November 24. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of November 19, 1992 ’92 More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Police Investigate Death Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg investigated a death that occurred on Thursday, November 15, at a Licking Creek Township residence. More...

Sports

Penn St. Approves President Search, Athletics Code

ASSOCIATED PRESS STATE COLLEGE, Pa. More...

Senior Center Lunch Menu

Fulton County senior center lunch menu for the week is as follows: Monday: ham, turkey and cheese sandwich, lettuce and tomato, tomato soup, wheat bread, orange, cookie. More...

Blair Wins Pa. State Soccer Shoot

On November 10, 2012, at Park Forrest Middle School, State College, Pa., the Elks held its Pennsylvania Soccer Shoot Championship. Six area youths represented the South Central District. More...

Deer Hunters Ready For Monday Opener

Deer decoy to be used as road hunting complaints emerge

Sportsmen will be heading to field and forest Monday to catch a glimpse of and hopefully fire off a shot at the elusive whitetail that will be in season for the statewide two-week rifle season. More...

Paruch Rejoins CF Admin Deer Hunters Ready For Monday Opener

Selected as newest superintendent Deer decoy to be used as road hunting complaints emerge

Having gained invaluable administrative experience over the last seven years, a former building administrator will be returning to the Central Fulton School District after having been unanimously appointed Tuesday night to serve in the capacity of di More...

Bell Ringers Needed For SA Kettles

Salvation Army kettle to be located at Save-A-Lot

NEWS EDITOR After not having been present in Fulton County for a number of years, the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign is making a comeback here this holiday season. More...

Obituaries

Troy A. Daniels Jr. Needmore, 18

Troy Allen Daniels Jr., 18, of Needmore, died Thursday, November 15, 2012, at his residence. He was born in Cumberland, Md., on May 11, 1994, the son of Troy Allen Daniels Sr. and Kimberly A. (Morris) Daniels of Needmore. More...

Kenneth E. Boyd Sr. Shade Gap, 49

Kenneth E. Boyd Sr., 49, Shade Gap,d died unexpectedly Friday, November 16, 2012, in Lurgan Township. Born Saturday, June 29, 1963, in Chambersburg, he was a son of the late Ray E. Boyd and the late Linda Rae Varner Sprenkle. More...

Lisa A. Smith Everett, 49

Lisa A.Smith, 49, Everett, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at Pennknoll Village Nursing Home. She was born on August 4, 1963, the daughter of the late Richard and A. June (Trysnicky) Helsel III. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Paul Sipes Jr., 82 on November 12; Betty Mellott, November 24; Cara Bishop, November 26; Clair Traxler and Linda Covert, November 29; Jade Keefer, More...

Three Springs Calendars Now On Sale

Three Springs Historical Society is selling a 2013 calendar with historical photographs (black and white about 7 inches by 10 inches) of the Three Springs/Saltillo area featured each month. More...

Graduates From Training

Dylan Black, son of Jeff and Angie Black, graduated from Navy basic training in Great Lakes, Ill., on October 19, 2013. More...

Family

Celebrates Fourth

Riley Grayce Broadwater celebrated her fourth birthday November 16, 2012. She is the daughter of Shawn and Cassie Broadwater of Hustontown. More...

Church News

Mercersburg Chorus To Hold Holiday Concer t

Mercersburg Area Community Chorus will celebrate its 37th year with holiday concerts December 1 and 2 at the Mercersburg Academy Chapel. Performance times are 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday. More...

Christmas Vocal Recital

The voice students of Richard Overcash will present a vocal recital of Christmas music. The concert will be on Saturday, December 8, 2012, at Calvary Bible Church auditorium, 3845 Buchanan Trail West, Greencastle. More...

Special Speaker

Religious Liberty – Dr John Graz, secretary/general of the multi-denominational International Religious Liberty Association will be the guest speaker at Needmore Seventh- day Adventist Church, in Needmore at 11 a.m. More...