June 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Meadow Grounds Lake Fish Salvage Complete

NEWS EDITOR Fish salvage efforts as well as the draining of the Meadow Grounds Lake undertaken by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission have concluded. More...

Local & State

Small Electronics Repair Shop Opens Downtown

A new business simply named “Yeah We Fix That!” officially opened on Main Street with a Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting Tuesday morning. More...

Strawberry Festival Winners

The Strawberry Festival concluded two days of activities this past weekend. During the festival the following winners were announced: More...

Corbett Hits Budget Homestretch With Lots At Stake

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania’s state budget process is heading into its final weeks with a number of moving parts. And there’s plenty at stake for Gov. Tom Corbett. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of June 17, 1993 ’93 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Jackson Clevenger, 7 on June 25; Bill Cunningham, 83 on June 26; Adalynn Culler, 3 on June 21; Nathan Minnier, June 23; Brandon Johnston, 14 on June 25; Elizabeth McCollough, 84 on June 14; Kinesha Lowery, 21 on June 15; Darcy Humb More...

Hustontown

The weather presented a nice Father’s Day. Hope all you fathers enjoyed a meal out with family and had a nice day. The family of the late Herbert and Kate Berkstresser gathered at the Forbes Road Lions Club Park for a reunion over the weekend. More...

Sports

U.S. Open Turns Into Block Party For Locals

AP SPORTS WRITER ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) – Garry Van Arkel got a taste of what was in store when the U.S. More...

Path Valley Results

Mini Stock: 1. Jeremy Ott (Upper Strasburg), 2. Korey Washinger, 3. Kenny Hill, 4. Mark Grove, 5. Shaun Patterson, 6. Bill Kennedy, 7. Shane Sixeas, 8. Troy Cramer, 9. Kevin Thomas, 10. Matt Williamson, 11. Gage Whitsel, 12. Lyle Barnes. More...

Racing Roundup

The All-Star Circuit of Champions invaded central PA over the weekend and as usual were shown the fast way around both Williams Grove and Lincoln speedways. More...

Meadow Grounds Lake Public Meeting This Monday

Friends of Meadow Grounds Lake to host kickoff event

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Governor’s Office Hears Meadow Grounds Concerns

Repair of dam tops “laundry list” of local issues

The repair and refilling of Meadow Grounds Lake topped a “laundry list” of issues affecting Fulton County, a liaison with the Governor’s Office learned Tuesday in sitting down with commissioners Rodney McCray, Craig Cutchall and Irv More...

Strawberry Festival Delightful!

Keri Schriever (center), an F&M teller and volunteer at the Strawberry Festival, joins other volunteers at the annual festival on Friday as they prepare a variety of strawberry taste treats for a More...

Obituaries

Hope L. Wright Wells Tannery, 87

Hope L. Wright, 87, Wells Tannery, died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Homewood Retirement Center, surrounded by her family. She was born on March 2, 1926, in Langdondale, Pa.; a daughter of the late Glen A. and Margaret (Eichelberger) Smith. More...

Glenn A. Grubb Warfordsburg, 71

Glenn A. Grubb, 71, Warfordsburg, died Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at Conemaugh Health System. He was born on July 13, 1941, in Everett, a son of the late Harry L. Grubb Sr. and Anna L. (Smith) Grubb. More...

In Memory

HAWKINS In memory of Norman Hawkins on his 80th birthday on June 22, 2013: BISHOP In memory of James “J.W.” Bishop, August 11, 1976 – June 21, 2003: PARK More...

Letters

TV Recycling: Open Letter To All Fulton County Residents

To The Editor: More...

Replies To VFW Post Commander

To The Editor: In response to George Cutchall’s, commander of the VFW Post, reply to the editor about the Memorial Day wreath: More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Bicycles Stolen Two bicycles were reported stolen from 9044 Thompson Road, Needmore, between June 12 and 14. Victim is a 36-year-old female from Needmore. More...

Family

Stevens Family In Concert

Black Oak Independent Bible Church presents the Stevens Family a/k/a Willing Vessel in concert with good, old- fashioned Southern gospel music June 29, at 6 p.m. A freewill offering will be taken. More...

Celebrates First

Sean Jordan Ford celebrated his first birthday on June 2, 2013, with friends and family at a party at Lions Club Park. More...

DeShongs Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Harold and Linda DeShong of McConnellsburg recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary surrounded by their family and friends. The couple were married March 24, 1963, at McConnellsburg Lutheran More...