February 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Cowans Gap Lake Open To Year-Round Fishing

Anglers should not target trout outside of season

NEWS EDITOR  New regulations recently implemented by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission now allow local anglers to partake in the sport of fishing on any given day at Cowans Gap Lake.  More...

Local & State

FR To Present “The Wizard Of Oz”

Forbes Road High School will present the musical “The Wizard Of Oz” from March 7 through March 10 in the high school auditorium. More...

Russia’s Meteor Prompts Remembrance Of Pennsylvania Strike

THE (OIL CITY) DERRICK  CHICORA, Pa. (AP) – Russia’s “big bang” meteor on Friday morning caused a light burst big enough to blaze up the sky and a noise boom loud enough to shatter windows and damage buildings.  More...

Public Meeting Set For Big Cove Tannery Road Bridge Replacement

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed Route 928 (Big Cove Tannery Road) Bridge replacement.  More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of February 18, 1993  ’93   More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Margaret “Peggy” Kokoszka, February 24; Teresa Knepper, February 24; Adam Gress, February 24; Kevin Bookheimer, February 24;  Sharon Martin, February  11; Floyd  More...

Hustontown

We aren’t all enjoying these cold temperatures but at least we don’t have much snow.  It was great to have a grocery store open up in our area on Wednesday of last week. Saves travelling to Mc- Connellsburg for groceries. More...

Conservation Districts Targeted In PA Budget Cuts

Area residents asked to write to state legislators

NEWS EDITOR  Conservation districts across the commonwealth, including here in Fulton County, will face a funding reduction if the proposed 2013-14 state fiscal budget is adopted as proposed earlier this month by Gov. Tom Corbett.  More...

Commissioners Tackle Routine Business Matters

Hears overview of Experience Works program

NEWS EDITOR  The Fulton County commissioners handled a variety of business matters Tuesday morning before sitting down with other local officials for a monthly Fulton County Partnership luncheon.  More...

Central Fulton Adopts Preliminary 2013-14 Budget

Changes payments to local tax collectors

NEWS EDITOR  As a follow-up to last month’s discussion on the 2013-14 general operating budget, the Central Fulton School Board adopted a pro- posed preliminary budget last Tuesday as part of a brief but informative meeting.  More...

Obituaries

In Memory

SMITH   In loving memory of Beverly I. Smith, March 4, 1929, to February 19, 2012:   More...

Katherine V. Bishop Chambersburg, 88

Katherine V. More...

Grace A. Brady McConnellsburg, 73

Grace Allen Brady, 73, Mc- Connellsburg, died Saturday, February 16, 2013, at her home with her family by her side.  She was born April 25, 1939, in McConnellsburg, the daughter of the late David and Hazel (Craig) Kerlin. More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Arrests Made In Theft From Library   Two people have reportedly been arrested in connection with a theft from the Fulton County Library last September.  More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Basketball   Southern Fulton 49  Berkeley Springs 42  More...

Racing Roundup

The World of Outlaws Sprint car season officially got under way over the weekend at Florida’s Volusia Speedway Park where three different winners visited victory lane.  More...