2018-09-13

Melvin B. Snyder

Port Republic, Va., 70

Melvin Benjamin Snyder Jr., 70, Port Republic, Va., formerly of Hancock, died unexpectedly due to injuries from an auto accident on August 29, 2018, at Sentara RMH Medical Center. He was born in Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown, May 30, 1948, the son of the late Melvin B. Snyder and Mary Rebecca (Ditto) Snyder. He is survived by a brother, […]

Penn National Eyes Suburban York Mall For New Mini-casino



HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A Pennsylvania-based casino operator says it plans to set up a mini-casino in a vacant former Sears store at a suburban York mall. Penn National Gaming said Thursday it hopes to apply later this month to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to operate a casino at the York Galleria Mall. Penn National won the license in […]

Community Bulletin Board



FOOD AND DINING Turkey Dinners Breezewood Volunteer Fire Co. will hold turkey dinners October 14 and November 11, at 11 a.m. until sold out. Meals will be available to eat in or to take out. Mark calendars for trunk-or-treat October 27. Proceeds benefit Breezewood Volunteer Fire Co. Free Meal A free meal will be served the second Tuesday of each […]

Area Vo-Tech Student Spotlight



This week’s Fulton County Area Vo-Tech student spotlight is Kody Ward, a Southern Fulton Class of 2018 graduate. During the summer of 2015 Ward designed and built a chicken coop, which sparked his interest in the construction field. He started in the construction trades program under Steve Sellers at the Fulton County Area Vocational Technical School his sophomore year. He […]

Marriage Licenses



The following couples applied for a marriage license at the local courthouse during the past week: James Steve Redmer, 38, North Bethesda, Md., and Brittany Elizabeth Plavchak, 31, Rockville, Md. Bradley Paul Schriever, 23, Needmore, and Kylie Ruth Covalt, 22, Needmore.

Senior Center Lunch Menu



Fulton County senior center lunch menu for the week is as follows: Monday: hamburger with lettuce and tomato, sweet potato bites, green beans, sandwich roll, condiments, fresh seasonal fruit. Tuesday: Lincoln Way Pizza (in center), dessert. Wednesday: baked breaded chicken cutlet, au gratin potatoes, sweet peas, white bread, cookie. Thursday: kielbasa, barbecue butter beans, macaroni salad, hot dog roll, fresh […]

Norma D. Barnhart

Needmore, 66

Norma Darlene Barnhart, 66, Needmore, Pa., died Sunday, September 9, 2018, at the Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, in Chambersburg, Pa. Born September 20, 1951, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Vergil and Thelma Francis, and the widow of Larry Lee Barnhart Sr., who passed away June 28, 1998. She is survived by three sons: […]

How A Pressure Cooker Can Save You Time And Energy In The Kitchen



(StatePoint) – Pressure-cooking may sound intimidating, but it’s important to keep in mind that it’s actually a simple process that can save you time, energy and money. Not only does a pressure cooker use up to 70 percent less energy than a stove, it combines high pressure and high heat to dramatically reduce cooking times, saving you as much as […]

2018-09-13 E-Edition

Livestock Reports



GREENCASTLE September 3 Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1460- 1528 lbs., $109 to $114. Choice 2-3: 1366-1592 lbs., $196 to $111. Select 2-3: 1164- 1462 lbs., $103 to $108. Slaughter Holstein steers: choice 2-3, 1354-1616 lbs., $85 to $90. Select 2-3: 1180-1354 lbs., $75 to $82. Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1540 lbs., $109.50. Choice 2-3: […]