February 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Sen. Eichelberger Announces Re-election Run Here

Sen. John Eichelberger Jr., RHolidaysburg, has announced his intention to run for re-election for the 30th Senate District seat that he has held for two terms. More...

Local & State

County Learns About Heritage Days June 14, 15

Local man suggests establishing citizens planning group

NEWS EDITOR  As a means of informing county officials of their big plans, several representatives of the Fulton County Historical Society sat down with county commissioners Rodney McCray, Craig Cutchall and Irvin Dasher last week to share detail More...

Multiple Storms Means Profit For Auto Body Shops

YORK DAILY RECORD  YORK, Pa. More...

Some Congressional Primary Races Heating Up In Pennsylvania

ASSOCIATED PRESS  HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – This year’s campaigns for Pennsylvania’s 18 seats in the U.S. More...

Letters

Finding You In An Emergency

To The Editor:  More...

Winter Help Thanks

To The Editor:  Shoveling out from last Tuesday’s sleet and snowstorm was heavy lifting, but a man drove by on a backhoe and cleared the front of my driveway of the heavy, wet snow. He said he was out having fun!   More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Hancock Teens Accused Of Theft   Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg have arrested three Hancock, Md., residents in connection with a theft from an automobile that occurred at 409 Tollgate Ridge Road last year.  More...

Sports

High School Sports

Girls Basketball   FCCCS 50  Paw Paw 40  More...

Flaherty Competes In Wrestling Championship

Liam Flaherty of Needmore recently competed in the 2014 Junior High Mountain Conference Wresting Championship held at Chestnut Ridge February 7 and 8.  Twenty teams were represented from across the region, with Flaherty taking second-place overa More...

Racing Roundup

By Brad Vores  The dirt, or mud, is finally flying on the All-Star Circuit of Champions 410 Sprint car tour in Ocala, Fla.  After three straight nights of rainouts with this series combined with five other nights of rainouts prior to the 41 More...

Council Hears Good News On Sidewalk

Project is eligible for CDBG funding

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Local Man Renders Aid In Southern Snowstorm

Truck driver Mike Sheeder assists fellow motorists

NEWS EDITOR  While cold winter weather continues to plague the area, a local truck driver is certainly warm on the inside after performing an act of kindness toward several stranded motorists during a recent storm in Alabama.  More...

Obituaries

Norman P. Crum Sr. Harrisonville, 80

Norman P. Crum, Sr., 80, Harrisonville, died Saturday, February 8, 2014, at Fulton County Medical Center, Long Term Care Unit, Mc- Con-nellsburg, Pa.  More...

Mona F. Garland Carlisle, 86

Mona Fern Garland, 86, Carlisle, died Friday, February 7, 2014, in Forest Park Health Center, Carlisle.  She was born November 3, 1927, in Needmore, a daughter of the late William and Etta Waltz Clark and the widow of George Cecil Garland.  More...

Perry H. Seiders Mercersburg, 92

Perry H. Seiders, 92, Mercersburg, died Monday, February 3, 2014, at Chambersburg Hospital.  Born January 9, 1922, at Knobsville, Pa., he was a son of the late William Henry and Daisy Rebecca Clevenger Seiders.  More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of February 19, 1994  ’94   More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Marie Strait, 87 on February 6; Jerry Mellott, February 6; Gilbert Deshong, February 14; Barry Weller, February 19; Deb Culler, February 19; Sherry Martz, February 16; Karen Bishop, February 18; Jamie Morgan, February 19; Robert Fo More...

Hustontown

This was a good Sunday to sit in and look out at Mother Nature’s white beauty. The bad part is it makes for difficult travel. This is some of the ground hog’s weather warning. More...