May 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Eagles Aerie Headed For Auction Block

Old Fulton landmark will be sold June 24

A Fulton County landmark will go on the auction block on Monday, June 24, at 6 p.m., when Eagles Aerie, located on Tuscarora Mountain off Route 30, will be sold offsite at a Hanover restaurant. More...

Local & State

Kickoff-To-Summer Health Fair Planned

Fulton County Medical Center and various agencies invite all to Fulton County Medical Center campus Monday, June 3, for a kickoff-to-summer fair. The fair begins at 10 a.m. and runs through 7 p.m. More...

Civil War Camp Turns Up Hundreds Of Artifacts

SAVANNAH, Ga. More...

MHS To Hold Graduation May 29

McConnellsburg High School will hold baccalaureate and commencement exercises this week. Baccalaureate services were held Tuesday, May 28, and graduation is Wednesday, May 29, at 7 p.m. in the middle/high school auditorium. More...

Letters

Cards Of Thanks

CATHOLIC MISSION On behalf of the Fulton County Catholic Mission we would like to publicly thank the McConnellsburg VFW for a recent, generous donation to ministries that assist people in this county. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

Hope everyone enjoyed the beautiful Memorial Day weekend. It was a little cool but not storming. Quite a few folks attended the auction at Sam’s up on Route 30 on Saturday night. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Jill Christian Doyle, May 30; Goldie Mellott, 86 on June 4; Stephanie Clevenger, June 6; Betty Mc- Clain, May 28; Dorothy Potter, June 4; Lynn Miller, June 3; Phil Harris and Phyllis Harris, June 5; Greg Sowers, June 5; Lois Klock, More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RELIGION UPC Summer Schedule McConnellsburg United Presbyterian Church, South Second and Maple streets, McConnellsburg, announces its return to summer schedule on Sunday, June 2, 2013. Rev. Evan R. Smith is pastor. More...

Church News

Warfdsbg. Presbyterian Church Holds Ladies Tea

More than 50 women and girls attended a ladies tea held at the Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church Faith Center on May 19. More...

Church Services

The Reformed Church of Fannettsburg’s annual worship services will be held Sunday, June 9, at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. James Fox. More...

Heaven Bound To Appear

Heaven Bound from Bedford will minister in song and word at Hustontown Church of God Sunday, June 2, at 6 p.m. More...

County Handles Routine Agenda

NEWS EDITOR The Fulton County commissioners attended to multiple routine agenda matters over the last two weeks, including appointments to local boards and the approval of several service agreements. More...

Southern Fulton Looks At Millage Increase

Final budget adoption set for next month

NEWS EDITOR Southern Fulton School Board visited the topic of the district’s annual operating budget on two occasions last Tuesday night, discussing real estate taxes as well as possible additional cuts to staffing. More...

Cadets To Report For 19th Annual Camp Cadet

Camp to be held June 2-7

The Fulton County Camp Cadet Association’s 19th annual Camp Cadet program will kick off on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Camp Sinoquipe near Fort Littleton. More...

Obituaries

James M. Chamberlain McConnellsburg, 79

James Mont Chamberlain, 79, McConnellsburg, died Thursday, May 23, 2013, at 10:30 a.m., at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, with his loving family by his bedside. More...

Ralph L. Bivens Big Cove Tannery, 65

Ralph Leonard “Pete” Bivens, 65, Big Cove Tannery, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at J. C. Blair Hospital in Huntingdon, Pa. He was born December 4, 1947, in Clear Spring, Md., the son of the late Samuel and Marie (Phenuice) Bivens. More...

Charles P. House Berkeley Springs, 57

Charles Phillip “Chuck” House, 57, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at War Memorial Hospital in Berkeley Springs. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of May 27, 1993 ’93 More...

Sports

High School Sports

PIAA Track Championship Local Athletes Compete In State Championships Several local athletes representing McConnellsburg and Southern Fulton high schools made their mark while participating Friday and Saturday in the PIAA track and field championship More...

Game Agency Reports Second Pa. Eagle Shot This Month

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A second bald eagle’s death in Pennsylvania in the past month has been blamed on a bullet wound, the Game Commission said Friday. More...

Wagner Wins At Port Royal

Hagerstown Speedway was in action two times over the Memorial Day weekend. Friday night, the Three State Flyers Late Model series was in town where Kenny Pettyjohn recorded a career-first track win after leading all 35 laps of the event. More...