August 22, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

So. Fulton Moves Ahead With High School Renovation

Awards construction bids in special meeting

NEWS EDITOR Southern Fulton School Board members moved forward with their plans to renovate the junior/ senior high school earlier this month during an hour-long special meeting. More...

Local & State

Central Fulton Acts On Personnel Matters

Students return to school August 21

The Central Fulton School Board wasted little time working through the August 13 agenda, attending to multiple personnel and transportation-related issues in a brief 18 minutes. More...

McQuait Earns Daisy Scout Pin

Ashlynne J. McQuait earned her Daisy Summit Award pin. The pin is earned by completing all three leadership journeys at each troop level. This is the highest award a Daisy Girl Scout can earn. More...

School Lunch Menus

FORBES ROAD Breakfast Monday, August 26: scrambled eggs or choice of cereal, toast, bagel, juice, milk. Tuesday, August 27: pancakes or choice of cereal, toast, bagel, juice, milk. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of August 19, 1993 ’93 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Lynn Waite, August 8; Diane Crouse, August 21; Michele Frinafrock, August 29; Aaron Minier, August 24; Alyssa Mc- Conahy, August 28; Holly Stumbaugh, August 29; Hope Mellott, August 27; Wade More...

Hustontown

We are still having beautiful weather, and I’m sure the county fair folks enjoyed last week’s great weather. Hope all the folks who entered exhibits at the fair did well. More...

Livestock Auction Grosses $108,524

Steer prices up at fair, others off slightly from last year

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Gov. Corbett Visits Fair

Presents state Fair Fund check for $14,922.46

NEWS EDITOR Winding his way through the 4- H exhibits, livestock barns and booths Saturday evening, Pennsylvania Gov. More...

Obituaries

Mary M. Bookheimer, 68

Hustontown

Mary Mae Bookheimer, 68, Hustontown, died Sunday, August 18, 2013, at Harrisburg Hospital, Harrisburg. She was born in Harrisonville, February 26, 1945, the daughter of the late Norman B. and Helen B. (De-Shong) Strait. More...

Samuel R. Blizzard, 74

Breezewood

Samuel R. Blizzard, 74, Breezewood, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013. He was born on October 21, 1938, in Philadelphia, a son of the late Lester G. and Elizabeth Blizzard. More...

Harold E. Mills, 70

Warfordsburg

Harold E. Mills, 70, Warfordsburg, died Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at his home. Born January 13, 1943, in Warfordsburg, he was the son of the late Harry T. and Wava L. Stotler Mills. More...

Letters

Central Fulton PTSO Needs Support

To The Editor: Parents, Grandparents, Custodial Parents of CFSD: I’m putting out a call to all of the above to ask for your help on behalf of your children with the Central Fulton Parent, Teacher, Student Organization, better known as the PTSO. More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Two Accused Of Harassment Two Harrisonville residents face charges of harassment following a physical altercation on Circle Drive on Saturday, August 17. More...

Sports

Racing Roundup

It was a big weekend for Logan Schuchart as he scored wins Friday and Saturday night in 410 Sprint car action. More...

Hershey Throws First Pitch At Curve Game

Wyatt Hershey, 8, of McConnellsburg, got the honor of throwing out the first pitch at the Altoona Curve baseball game on Saturday, August 10. More...

Path Valley Speedway Results

The 600cc Micro Sprint feature got things under way with a bang, literally. As the field entered Turn1 for the first time, several cars got crossed up, resulting in a multi-car incident that involved at least eight of the 20-car field. More...