2019-02-07

Senior Center Lunch Menu



Fulton County senior center lunch menu for the week is as follows: Monday: mushroom swiss burger, creamy cauliflower soup with crackers, hamburger roll, fresh fruit milk. Tuesday: mango barbecue chicken breast, brown rice, creamy coleslaw, wheat bread, apple cranberry crisp, milk. Wednesday: crab cake, cheesy twists, baked beans, dinner roll, mandarin oranges, milk. Thursday: roast beef with gravy, baked potato, […]

Alice H. Hann

Harrisonville, 87

Alice H. Hann, 87, Harrisonville, died Friday, February 1, 2019, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg. She was born in Wells Tannery, October 19, 1931, the daughter of the late Eva (Lowery) and Harry Helsel. She was the widow of Parker Hann, whom she married on May 29, 1950, and he passed away on December 25, 2011. She was a […]

Samuel E. Slates

Three Springs, 75

Samuel Ezra Slates, 75, Three Springs, died at 7:45 p.m., Thursday, January 31, 2019, at J. C. Blair Hospital, Huntingdon. Born April 5, 1943, at the home farm in Clay Township, Huntingdon Co., he was the son of the late Clarence O. and Clarabelle (Horner) Slates. He was first married to Joyce Light, who survives of Three Springs. He was […]

Junior H. Decker

Everett, 80

Junior H. Decker, 80, Everett, died Sunday, February 3, 2019, at Pennknoll Village. He was born on September 15, 1938, in Amaranth, Pa., a son of the late William Herbert and Dovey May (Lake) Decker. On June 23, 1959, in Winchester, Va., he was united in marriage to Carol Ann (Smyers) Decker. Along with is wife of 59 years he […]

Luciano Badalamenti

McConnellsburg, 3

Luciano Badalamenti, 3, McConnellsburg, died Saturday, February 2, 2019, at Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, after a courageous battle. He was born Friday August 28, 2015, in Waynesboro, Pa., son of Vincenzo and Antonina (DiMaggio) Badalamenti of McConnellsburg. He is survived by his parents, Vincenzo and Antonin Badalamenti, and one brother, Vincent. He is preceded in death by […]

Library Corner



The new series on meditation starts Thursday, February 7, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., in the green room next to the community room. Director Bhante Chandrawansa, a Buddhist monk and vipassana meditation master, has made it his life mission to promote well-being and mindfulness through meditation. Join in the green room next to the community room on the lower […]

How One Volunteer Is Helping End A Family Cycle Of Alzheimer’s



(StatePoint) Jacqueline Patterson, 66, knew from a young age what Alzheimer’s looked like, but didn’t call it by its name until she started caring for her mother, Ruby, in 2008. “When I took on caregiving responsibilities for my mom, the only thing I knew was that this is just something that everyone in my family gets – we accepted it,” […]

Senior Center Activities



Activities at Hustontown senior center for February are as follows: February 11: nutrition class at 10:30 a.m. February 12: music by Larry at 10:30 a.m. February 13: Dept. of Health at 11 a.m. February 14: birthday celebration (sundaes). February 15: trip to Chambersburg at 11 a.m. February 18: closed February 19: Old Friends at 10:30 a.m. February 20: club/planning meeting […]

2019-02-07 E-Edition

A Cookie In A Skillet? Sure, You’re Skeptical. But Try It



A cookie in a skillet? We admit this Internet phenom made us skeptical – until we tried it. Unlike making a traditional batch of cookies, this treatment doesn’t require scooping, baking and cooling multiple sheets of treats; the whole thing bakes at once in a single skillet. Plus, the hot bottom and tall sides of a well-seasoned cast-iron pan create […]