May 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Relay For Life Set For Friday And Saturday

Not too late to walk, donate to cancer fundraiser

STAFF WRITER The fight aganist cancer continues in Fulton County this Friday at 5 p.m. when the American Cancer Society (ACS) brings a red, white and blue “All American” themed Relay for Life to the McConnellsburg High School track. More...

Local & State

Much-Anticipated Book, Plant and Bake Sale May 17-18

The Fulton County Librar y in conjunction with the North End Garden Club will be kicking off its much-anticipated annual book, plant and bake sale this Friday. More...

Lerew To Serve As Chairman Of Sulcove For Judge Committee

The Jerrold Sulcove for Judge Committee announced last week that Lynn Lerew, of 137 Harvest Lane, Chambersburg, has agreed to serve as the committee’s chairman following the passing of its former chairman, Dr. Roy A. Himelfarb, on April 23. More...

County Democrats Rally, Urge Voters To Turn Out For Primary

Governor, lt. gov.candidates speak at spring dinner

STAFF WRITER Nearly 70 of the party faithful and guests attended the Fulton County spring Democratic dinner at the McConnellsburg Firehall last Saturday evening and heard from candidates for governor and lieutenant governor in the 2014 race. More...

Letters

Benghazi Murders Leave Blood On Hands Of Obama, Clinton

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Cards Of Thanks

PEPPLE Thank you Fulton Chamber and all the members for helping make National Tourism Week at the I-70 Welcome Center a big success. Jean, Cindy, Annie, Joy and Ellen BRANT More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Two Residents Uninjured Two area residents were not injured during a two-vehicle collision along Pleasant Ridge Road last week. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Baseball McConnellsburg 3 Chestnut Ridge 2 More...

Bard Takes First Win At Path Valley

When another speedway was unable to host its scheduled event for the 270 Road Show, the event was quickly re-scheduled to Path Valley Speedway as a tuneup for its event scheduled for May 25. More...

Racing Roundup

Blane Heimbach raced to his fourth career 410 Sprint car win Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway. More...

Central Fulton Proposes .328 Mill Tax Increase

Final budget to be adopted June 11

NEWS EDITOR The Central Fulton School Board gave its general operating budget for the upcoming 2013-14 school year a tentative nod of approval with final adoption slated for next month. More...

Municipal Primary Tuesday

Voters to head to polls May 21

NEWS EDITOR Registered Democrats and Republicans will be heading out to the polls this Tuesday to cast their vote in the municipal primary that will decide which local candidates will or will not get a party nomination. More...

Forbes Eliminates Elem. Principal

Paul Swope ousted in reorganizational move

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Obituaries

Clement A. Cisney Dry Run, 84

Clement A. “Clem” Cisney, 84, Dry Run, and formerly of Chambersburg, died Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg. Born on August 28, 1928, in Blairs Mills, he was the son of the late James N. and Hazel G. More...

Carolyn A. Henry Three Springs, 67

Carolyn A. Henry, 67, Three Springs, died Wednesday morning, May 8, 2013, at her home. More...

Stuart L. Long Fannettsburg, 49

Stuart Lemont Long, 49, Fannettsburg, Pa., died Friday, May 10, 2013. Born July 22, 1963, in Chambersburg, he was the son of Wilbur L. and Rosalie A. (Hockenberry) Long of Fannettsburg. He was a 1983 graduate of Fannett-Metal High School. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of May 13, 1993 ’93 More...

Memory Jogger Correction

The Memory Jogger published in the May 2 issue of The Fulton County News that pictured the first McConnellsburg High School prom queen and her court misidentified Linda Culler as Jo Culler. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Celebrating birithdays in April were Eunice Hawbaker, Jodi Hann, Danielle Mc- Garvey Wagner, Jesse More...

Hustontown

Those May temperatures are still a little on the cool side. Hope all mothers had a nice Mother’s Day with family and friends. More...

Entertainment

Class Holds Benefit Race

In the early hours of the morning on Saturday, May 11, 24 runners took part in a 5 kilometer race hosted by Mrs. Mellott’s eighth-grade Character Education class. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

MEMORIAL SERVICES Memorial Day Services The 69th Annual Memorial Day service will be held at Wells Valley United Methodist Church at 11 a.m., Monday, May 27, 2013. Paul Crawford Jr. will be the quest speaker. More...