October 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Pharmacy Robber Found Guilty

To be sentenced October 29

NEWS EDITOR A jury deliberated for only 35 minutes last Thursday morning before handing down a guilty conviction in the February 2 robbery of MacDonald’s Pharmacy in Mc- Connellsburg More...

Local & State

Unemployment Rate Shows Small Drop

County ranked 47 out of 67 in August

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Advocates Spread Word On Pa. Healthcare Enrollment

ASSOCIATED PRESS HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Township Convention Set For October 14

Officials representing townships of the second class in Fulton County will convene Monday, October 14, 2013, at McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co., for their 91st annual county convention. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of September 30, 1993 ’93 More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer McConnellsburg 3 Northern Bedford 2 More...

Trials Set For Elks Soccer Shoot

Trials for the local Elks soccer shoot were held Saturday, September 28, at Greencastle Legion fields; Sunday, September 29, 2 p.m. More...

Racing Roundup

Finally! After three unsuccessful attempts at completing the Brawl in the Fall from last November, Hagerstown Speedway got a beautiful day on Sunday for the event that saw Gregg Satterlee, Don Kreitz Jr. More...

Church News

Tonoloway Fall Service October 6

The Friends of Tonoloway's fall worship service held annually at Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church takes place Sunday, October 6, at 2 p.m., in the historic brick church located on PA Route 655 just a few miles north of Hancock. More...

Women’s Conference

Rehoboth New Life will host a women’s conference October 11 and 12, 2013, with guest speaker Donna Williams of EPIC Ministries, Houston, Texas, and guest worship leader Lisa Ritz of Greencastle. Conference will begin Friday, More...

In Memory

CUTCHALL In loving memory and honor of our son, Christopher E.Cutchall, Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army. JOHNSON In loving memory of Larry L. Johnson, October 3, 1937 – April 16, 2011: More...

Special Election Set For Hess’s 78th District Seat

One candidate announces interest

NEWS EDITOR Since the untimely and tragic death of friend and longtime Rep. More...

County To Hold Open House For Newly Renovated Offices

October 18 open house includes jail

NEWS EDITOR The Fulton County commissioners heard about ongoing construction projects Tuesday and announced the public will be given the opportunity to view newly renovated office facilities as part of an open house later this month. More...

5K Run/Walk To Benefit Kylie Mellott

Tough Little Cookie run/walk set for October 12

NEWS EDITOR Registration forms are still being accepted for a special 5K run/walk that will benefit the 4- month-old daughter of a Warfordsburg area family. More...

Obituaries

Betty M. Grissinger McConnellsburg, 87

Betty Marie Grissinger, 87, McConnellsburg, died Monday, September 30, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center. She was born October 8, 1925, in Bedford, Pa., the daughter of the late Dr. Raymond and Rhoda (Winn) Grissinger. More...

Nancy L. Cavender Hagerstown, 73

Nancy Lee Cavender, 73, of Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, September 29, 2013, at her home. She was born, April 12, 1940, in Indian Springs, Md., to the late Solomon Albert and Eleanor Shirk Keefer. She attended Clear Spring schools. More...

Leon M. Crampton Hagerstown, 87

Leon M. Crampton, 87, Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, September 28, 2013, at his home. Born May 9, 1926, in Tilghmanton, Md., he was the son of the late Walter and Zella Hennessey Crampton. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Becca and Ike Hahn, 20 on October 8; Owen Long, 6 on September 28; Darlene Seiders, October 9; Hannelore Hann, October 11; Nadine Carbaugh, October 11; Michael Glenn and Troy Smith, October 13; Bob Garlock, October 12; Kim Mills, O More...

Hustontown

The trees are beginning to show those beautiful fall colors, and October is here. Our sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Delores Peck who passed away. More...

Marriage License

Charles Eric McKinney, 26, Woodbine, Md., and Casey Leigh Hanson, 22, Parkville, Md., applied for a marriage license at the localcourthouse during the past week. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

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Senior Center Activities

Activities for Warfordsburg Senior Center for the week are as follows: October 1 - van trip to Bedford area. October 2 - van trip to Prince Gallitzen Park. October 3 - club meeting at 1 p.m. More...