November 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Small Business Saturday Nov. 24

Shop local

It’s that time of year again when people start to plan three major things: cooking, eating, and shopping. More...

Local & State

Wolf ’s Second Term Comes With Evolving GOP Identity In Capitol

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – With Democratic Gov. More...

Senate GOP Wants Democrat To Prove She Meets Residency Rule

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Hunters Harvest 99 Elk In 2018

HARRISBURG, PA – Nearly 100 lucky participants in Pennsylvania’s 2018 elk hunt have taken home a trophy.  Ninety-nine elk were taken by 125 hunters during the regular one-week elk season that ended Nov. 10. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of November 19, 1998 ’98 More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

DUI   A Burnt Cabins man was found under the influence of alcohol at 2000 Lincoln Way East Guilford Township on Nov. 2 at 2:28 p.m. More...

Racing Roundup

Logan Wagner Honored as Port Royal Champ

Harrisonville sprint car racer Logan Wagner was honored as a first-time 410 Sprint car track champion at Saturday night’s Port Royal Speedway awards banquet at the Moose Family Center in Lewistown. More...

Community Bulletin Board

Community Bulletin Board

FOOD AND DINING  Thanksgiving Dinner A Thanksgiving dinner will be held November 22, at noon, at Needmore Bible Church. Everyone is welcome. Please call 717-573-2212 if planning to attend.  More...

County Gets New Antiques Shop

When Dwight Washabaugh opened the doors of his temporary antiques shop on Lincoln Way West in McConnellsburg, it was to bring more shopping options to the 2017 Fulton Fall Folk Festival goers. More...

Forbes Gets Vo-Tech Update

Board member Janet Fittry updated her fellow board members on vo-tech matters last Monday at the Forbes Road School Board’s November meeting. More...

Obituaries

Helen L. Black

McConnellsburg, 96

Helen Louise Black, 96, formerly of McConnellsburg, died Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at Menno Haven Nursing Home in Chambersburg. She was born to Mary and S. McDowell Houck on January 9, 1922, at New Granada. More...

Max H. McQuait Sr.

Hustontown, 79

Max H. More...

In Memory

STRAIT  Happy Thanksgiving to my husband, Chad Strait, in heaven:  It didn’t seem possible to take the next breath ...  But I realized today I am surviving your death ...  Some days are hard; remembering you inspires me to f More...

Letters

Searching For Father

To The Editor:  My name is Jenifer DeShong. I am the daughter of Blair DeShong. My father was born William Blair Fagley to Sarah Esta Mae Fagley September 21, 1942.  More...

A Veteran Says Thank You!

To The Editor:  If you were at the Southern Fulton Elementary School on the morning of November 9, 2018, from 9 a.m. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Girls ICC Soccer All-Stars The 2018 girls Inter-county Conference all-stars for soccer are as follows: Kaitlyn Maxwell : Everett Kailey Swope: Mc- Connellsburg Emma Ott: McConnellsburg Jamie Adams: Fannett- Metal Katelyn Ritchey: Fannett Metal Alys More...

Scope Safety This Hunting Season

Hunting season is right around the corner, and according to the Pennsylvania Game Commission, the number of hunting-related shooting incidents is noticeably declining.  More...

Raffle Winners

Fulton County Sportsmen’s League raffle winners for the fall fundraiser are as follows:  $500 BTS gift certificate (gun of your choice): Diane Kline, Roxbury.  Sun rifle scope: Douglas Myers, Greencastle.  $ 50 gift certificate B More...

Features

Diana Ross, John Legend Set For Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

NEW YORK (AP) – Diana Ross, John Legend, Bad Bunny, Kane Brown and Ella Mai will be among the stars celebrating at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.  Macy’s said earlier this month that Martina McBride, Pentatoni More...

Hazelnut Harvest Falls Short Of Expectations

SALEM, Ore. ( AP) – Hazelnut growers in Oregon were anticipating a record-high crop in 2018, although it appears the harvest is coming in short of expectations. More...

This Apple Crisp Gets An Unlikely Voost From Cranberries

Although it’s hard to imagine that apple crisp needs much improvement, we liked the tartness and texture that cranberries added to one of our favorite standard dessert recipes. More...