December 27, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

County Signs Contract With Family Partnership

For human services administration

A five-year contract between the county of Fulton and the Fulton County Family Partnership (FCFP) for county human services administration was signed by commissioners Stuart Ulsh, Pete Lynch, and Rodney McCray at their weekly meeting on Tuesday, Dec. More...

Local & State

Democrats Carol At FCMC

As it has each year since it’s inception in 2004, the Fulton County Democratic Club kicked off its Christmas festivities Monday, December 17, with its annual caroling while strolling through th More...

Prosecutor Opens Investigation On Mariner East Pipeline Work

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Clearing The Record

In the story “Children Talk About The Meaning Of Christmas” in last week’s issue, the name of Russell “RJ” Connelly’s mother was unintentionally provided as Kathy Connelly when it should have been Angel Turner. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of December 24, 1998 ’98 More...

Community Bulletin Board

Community Bulletin Board

FOOD & DINING Free Lunch Lunch will be served every first Friday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at McConnellsburg United Methodist Faith and Life Center, across from the courthouse. Parking available behind the church. More...

Features

Statement Of Sec. Perdue On Trump’s Signing Of Farm Bill

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Friday celebrated President Trump’s signing of the 2018 Farm Bill and issued the following statement:  More...

Scary Warming At North, South Poles Showing Up At Weird Times, Places

WASHINGTON (AP) – Scientists are seeing surprising melting in Earth’s polar regions at times they don't expect, like winter, and in places they don't expect, like eastern Antarctica. More...

Christmas Trees And Their Decorations Have Evolved

In the story of St. Boniface, a Thunder Oak decorated with lit candles and gilded apples was glowing in the dark forest one Christmas day in 8th century Germany. The pagan god Thor was to be appeased with a human sacrifice. More...

Morton Re-Elected SFSD President

Board reorganizes for 2019

Allen Morton was re-elected president of the Southern Fulton School District Board of Directors at the directors’ Dec. 4 meeting. More...

CF Preps For Winter Break

Gress re-elected board president

At the Dec. More...

Partnership Welcomes HRSA Director

The Fulton County Family Partnership (FCFP) welcomed Elwood “Woody” Strait at last Tuesday’s FCFP monthly luncheon as director of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HSRA) project.  More...

Obituaries

Gordon R. Gregory

Berkeley Springs, 70

Gordon Roy Gregory, 70, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Tuesday, December 18, 2018.  Born March 18, 1948, in Royal Oak, Mich. More...

Regena E. Peck

McConnellsburg, 83

Regena E. Peck, 83, Mc- Connellsburg, died Monday, December 17, 2018, at the Fulton County Medical Center, Mc- Connellsburg. She was born in Needmore, June 1, 1935, a daughter of the late Lucy Ellen (Peck) and Marvin Johnson. More...

Jenna L. Myers

Dudley, 27

Jenna Lee Myers, 27, of Dudley, died at her home Saturday, December 8, 2018.  Born in Altoona January 23, 1991, she was a daughter of Charles Arthur Myers and Kathy Louise (Berzansky) Leabhart.  During her life she was primarily a homemaker More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Crash   A 2017 Freightliner Cascadia crashed along I-70 West at mile marker 163 on Dec. 13 at 5:03 a.m. According to state police, Jeramy Shepard, 43, Brownsville, Tenn. traveled off the right shoulder of the roadway, striking an embankment. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Girls Basketball  Forbes Road 47 Belleville Mennonite 20   More...

U.S. Teams To Play In European Snow Volleyball Tour

When USA Volleyball asked four-time Olympian Lloy Ball to put together a team for a snow volleyball tournament in Moscow this week, the 2008 gold medalist was eager to accept.  Never mind that he’s never played on the snow before.  O More...