October 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Local & State

Open House Held

The McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Company held an open house on Saturday and featured rides on the company’s old fire truck. More...

Old Jailhouse Back In Business

Commissioners hold ribbon-cutting, open house

NEWS EDITOR For more than 100 years, Fulton County’s offices were limited to the courthouse and the adjacent jailhouse. More...

County Sees To Routine Agenda

NEWS EDITOR The Fulton County commissioners attended to a varied agenda last Tuesday, hearing comments regarding the upcoming vacant business manger position, signing construction contracts and adopting resolutions. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Doris Pittman, October 29; Gage Henry, 14 on October 29; Michelle Sowers, October 30; Alex Mc- Clain and Greg Gress, October 31; More...

Hustontown

This week was the Fulton County highlight of the year, the Fulton Fall Folk Festival. We couldn’t have asked for more beautiful weather and the foliage colors are showing up. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Cross- Country SF Wins ICC Title More...

Racing Roundup

It was an intense night Friday at Williams Grove Speedway as two battles were hotly contested during the 25-lap 410 Sprint car main. More...

Memorial Golf Tournament Benefits Teen Cancer Patient

Southern Fulton High School student/athlete and cancer patient Tristan Douglas, center, is the recipient of more than $3,300 in proceeds from the first-ever Don Duncan Memorial Golf Tournament held S More...

Weimer’s Army Time Provided Skills

World War II veteran was company personnel clerk

NEWS EDITOR Editor’s Note: The following story is the third in a series about Fulton County veterans who fought in World War II that will be published each week in the “News” through Veterans Day. More...

Boring Of Roaring Run Dam Set To Begin

Findings, report due to PFBC by end of January

NEWS EDITOR Geo-technical work is slated to get under way in the near future at Meadow Grounds Lake, with pertinent equipment slated to be onsite by the end of next week. More...

Obituaries

John E. Albert Sr., 69

Chambersburg

John E. Albert Sr., 69, Chambersburg, died Thursday, October 17, 2013, at Hershey Medical Center. Born January 18, 1944, he was the son of the late Virginia and George Albert. More...

George A. Angle, 67

Fannettsburg

George A. Angle, 67, Fannettsburg, died Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center. He was born January 15, 1946, in Hagerstown, Md., the son of the late Floyd and Margaret (Burkett) Angle. More...

Maude F. Bahrenburg, 94

Warfordsburg

Maude Frances Bahrenburg, 94, Warfordsburg, died Sunday, October 20, 2013, at her home. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of October 21, 1993 ’93 More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Checks Stolen Several checks were stolen from a residence on the 800 block of Quarry Hill Road between noon on September 23 and 10:45 a.m. on October 9. Victim is an 82- year-old Warfordsburg area man. More...

Family

Oct. 20-26 Is Teen Driver Safety Week

Parents, guardians key in creating safer teen drivers

As part of its celebration of Teen Driver Safety Week, PennDOT Secretary Barry Schoch announced that Gov. Tom Corbett has proclaimed Oct. 20-26 as Teen Driver Safety Week in Pennsylvania to coincide with the national observance. More...

McCbg. Elementary And Middle School To Present “Aladdin!”

Fifty- eight students’ grades fourth through seventh are preparing to bring “Aladdin and His Wonderful, Magical Lamp” to life on Friday and Saturday, November 15 and 16, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, November 17, at 2:30 p.m., in McConnell More...

FCMC Nurses Hold Reunion

A reunion was held for nursing employees from Fulton County Medical Center in the 1960s and 1970s at the VFW in Mc- Connellsburg Saturday, September 14, 2013. There were more than 30 attending. More...