September 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Borough Handles Routine Business

Hears update on county renovations, pays bills

STAFF WRITER  McConnellsburg Borough Council members heard an update on the county’s renovation project and approved payment of liquid fuel funds for two projects at their regular meeting last Wednesday evening.  More...

Local & State

New Healthcare Coverage Begins October 1

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Changes To Endangered Species Laws Proposed

ASSOCIATED PRESS  PITTSBURGH (AP) – State agencies, environmentalists and the federal government are raising alarms about proposed legislation in Pennsylvania that could significantly change the laws that protect threatened and endangered More...

PennDOT To Lower Weight Limit On One Fulton County Bridge

Effective Monday, Sept. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of September 9, 1993 ’93 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to: Lynette Shindle, September 7; Shari Washabaugh, September 8; Skye Rosenberry, 6 on September 12; Joanna Sain and  More...

Hustontown

Hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful weather.  Our sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Dick Hess who passed away last week.  Harvey, Pat and Kate Berkstresser and Andrea Berkstresser visited with Shawn and Sue Berkstresser More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer   Hyndman 2  Forbes Road 1  More...

Racing Roundup

Don Kreitz Jr. turned in a big run to capture Saturday’s 46th annual Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway.  Kreitz led the first 36 laps before giving way to 24th starter Brian Montieth. More...

SF GIRLS VARSITY VOLLEYBALL

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Fulton Ranks 3rd In PA For Lyme Disease

Confirmed cases on the rise here

Even though slightly cooler weather is just around the corner with the anticipated arrival of fall, residents are urged to remain diligent and cautious during outdoor activities due to the rising number of confirmed cases of Lyme disease here.  More...

Catholic Mission 25 Years Old

Sisters Margie, Martha tasked with helping community

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Obituaries

Dick L. Hess Bedford, 74

Dick L. Hess, 74, Bedford, died Friday, September 6, 2013, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh.  He was born on September 12, 1938, in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Thomas L. and Pauline (Wenrick) Hess.  More...

Robert H. Johnson Wells Tannery, 65

Robert H. Johnson, 65, Wells Tannery, died at 9:10 p.m., Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, Pa.  Born April 2, 1948, in Wells Tannery, he was the son of Harry K. Johnson, Wells Tannery, and the late Wilma L. More...

Larry J. Cordell McConnellsburg, 62

Larry J. Cordell, 62, Mc- Connellsburg, died Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at his residence.  He was born in Waynesboro, Pa., on May 14, 1951, the son of the late J. Edward Cordell, III and Katherine (Dewease) Cordell. More...

Letters

Invites Participation In CROP Hunger Walk

To The Editor,  On Sunday, October 6, the 29th annual Fulton County CROP Hunger Walk will be held at Cowans Gap State Park. More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Public’s Help Needed To Locate Man   The Hancock Police Department, along with the Pennsylvania State Police and the West Virginia Division of Parole and Probation, is seeking the public’s help in locating a wanted subject. More...

Family

Celebrates Third

Alyvia Grace Newman celebrated her third birthday on September 3, 2013. More...

Engagement

Harry J. Souders of Warfordsburg and Debra L. Seville of McConnellsburg announce their engagement.  A November 17, 2013, wedding is being planned. The reception will be held at Warfordsburg Senior Center.   More...