March 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

County Native Sentenced For Smuggling Money

Tonya (Fagley) Long served as customs inspector with U.S. Army

NEWS EDITOR A Fulton County native was sentenced to prison time earlier this month for her involvement in smuggling more than $1 million out of Afghanistan inside video cassette recorders that were transported to the United States. More...

Local & State

Harrisonville Cow-Calf Producer Attends National Industry Meeting

Jana Malot represents the PA Beef Council

CENTENNIAL, Colo. More...

Central Fulton Handles Routine Personnel Items

Offers retirement incentive

NEWS EDITOR The Central Fulton School Board convened last Tuesday evening to attend to various personnel items that included offering longtime teachers a retirement incentive. More...

Senator Pat Toomey Backs Combat Valor Medal Ranking Bill

FOLSOM, Pa. – Monday at Delaware County’s VFW Post 928, U.S. Sen. More...

Letters

Meadow Grounds Meeting Attendance Encouraged

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Asks For Financal Support For Jailhouse Bricks

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FCMC Foundation Thanks Dinner/Auction Supporters

To The Editor: On behalf of the FCMC Foundation, I would like to take this opportunity to thank the many individuals, businesses and organizations that supported our 10th annual dinner auction. More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Puppy Abandoned A humane officer with Better Days Animal League is currently investigating the abandonment of a Rottweiler/ shepard-mix puppy that was found by Carbaugh’s Coin Laundry at the intersection of Maple Street and Cito Road. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

EASTER SERVICES Easter Sunrise Service Amaranth Church of the Brethren; 2709 McKees Gap Road, Warfordsburg, will have Easter sunrise service March 31, at 7 a.m., followed with breakfast. More...

Church News

Easter Services

Sideling Hill Christian Church, Needmore, cordially invites everyone to sunrise services Easter morning, March 31, at 7 a.m. Breakfast will be served in the fellowship hall following the service. More...

Pa. Pastor Gets Life Sentence For Killing Second Wife

STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) – A former Pennsylvania pastor has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in the fatal bludgeoning of his second wife in 2008. More...

Cards Of Thanks

MELLOTT The families of Melvin “Mick” Mellott would like to extend a sincere thank-you to Dr. Milroth’s office, Dr. Riggle, Meritus Hospital 4th floor nurses, Sipes Funeral Home, Fulton Honor Guard, Rev. More...

Roher Gets Top HAVFCO Honors

45th annual dinner held Saturday

NEWS EDITOR Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co., honored its own Saturday night, citing old and new members alike for their dedication and vision. More...

Meadow Grounds Lake Meeting 6:00 P.M. Thursday

Commissioners urge area residents, concerned anglers to attend

NEWS EDITOR The Fulton County commissioners are hoping to literally pack the house Thursday night when the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission comes to town to discuss its plans to drain and leave Meadow Grounds Lake dry for an indefinite period of More...

Obituaries

Virginia P. Gordon Big Cove Tannery, 89

Virginia Pearl Gordon, 89, Big Cove Tannery, died Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center Hagerstown, Md. More...

Raymond J. Ashley McConnellsburg, 65

Raymond J. Ashley, 65, McConnellsburg, died Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, Pa. He was born in Durham, N.C., August 13, 1947, the son of the late Arthur J. and Lillian (Goss) Ashley. More...

Eva L. Cornelius Chambersburg, 91

Eva L. Cornelius, 91, Chambersburg, and formerly of Three Springs, died Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Chambersburg Hospital. She was born May 4, 1921, in Dublin Mills, to Martin and Violet (Russell) Grissinger. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

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

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Vivian Reilly, March 24; Sylvia Smith, March 18; Steven Wible, March 18; Russell Seville, March 24; John Harr, March 17; Jamie Greathead, March 24; Charles More...

Hustontown

We had a nice St. Patrick’s Day weatherwise. A nice crowd attended the Hustontown Fire Co. spring banquet on Saturday evening at Hustontown Firehall. All enjoyed a movie of past fire company activities. More...

Sports

So. Fulton Lady Indians Advance To Semifinals

Southern Fulton 47 Lourdes Regional 29 The Southern Fulton Lady Indians inched up another step on the ladder Saturday. More...

Racing Roundup

Mother Nature had the upper hand over the weekend, forcing several tracks to cancel or postpone weekend racing events. More...

Ex-boxer Larry Holmes Hospitalized, Released Home

EASTON, Pennsylvania (AP) – Former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes is recovering at home in eastern Pennsylvania after he was hospitalized for two days because of high blood sugar. More...