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Ayr Twp. Awards Paving Bid

Supervisors sign letter opposing CAFO

STAFF WRITER  Ayr Township awarded a paving bid to New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co. at their regular meeting last Monday evening.  The company submitted the low bid for paving portions of Laurel Ridge and Buck Hollow Road. More...

Local & State

Persistence Leads To Civil War Veteran’s Headstone

CALIFORNIA, Pa. More...

‘Financially Distressed’ Cities Seek Exit

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW  DUQUESNE, Pa. More...

Meek Mill Loses Suit Over Police Stop

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill lost his civil-rights case against city police Thursday over a 10- hour traffic stop that he called racially motivated.  More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of May 5, 1994 ’94 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

A good weekend to get out and enjoy the beautiful spring weather. Those early blossoms are coming out which adds to the beauty of spring. Some folks are getting those gardens started.  More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Ida Flory, May 9; Carrie Glee, 12 on May 13;  Leah Horton,  May 12; Sherry Perry, May  12; Andrea Minnier, May 12; LaDawn Hoffman and Morgan Smith, May 14; Judy Strait, May 13; Paula Cook, May 15; Jessica Vance, May More...

Sports

High School Sports

Baseball   Southern Huntingdon 6  Forbes Road 4  More...

Jr. High Track

Bedford 76.5 McConnellsburg 57.5 Southern Fulton 44 McConnellsburg racked up five first-place finishes Friday evening while competing against Bedford and Southern Fulton. More...

Softball Standings

Full Story

Guzzardi Nixed From Primary Ballot Here

County to have Republican ballots reprinted

NEWS EDITOR  In response to a Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruling last week that knocked a Republican challenger for governor off the spring ballot, counties across the commonwealth are now scrambling to deal with how to handle this unexpected twi More...

Relay For Life Begins May 16

Still time to be part of 18-hour cancer fundraiser

STAFF WRITER  Fulton County Relay For Life will step off at 5 p.m. Friday, May 16, at McConnellsburg High School. More...

Obituaries

LaRue M. Shaw Harrisonville, 92

LaRue Maye Shaw, 92, Harrisonville, died at 5:20 p.m., Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.  Born February 28, 1922, in Taylor Township, Fulton County, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Maye (Knep More...

Nita E. White Buck Valley, 50

Nita Elaine White, 50, Buck Valley, died Monday, May 5, 2014, at her home.  Born October 20, 1963, in McConnellsburg, Pa., she was the daughter of Catherine Manning Beatty of Buck Valley and the late Seibert Beatty who died in 1973.  She wa More...

Letters

Praises “Girls On The Move” Program

To The Editor:  Fulton County Medical Center’s Community Wellness Program has recently developed a program called Girls On The move. This program is for elementary and middle school girls.  More...

Clarifies Who Pays For Warfordsburg Senior Center Electricity, Mowing

To The Editor:  In response to last week’s frontpage article, Warfordsburg Lions Club representative Danny Crouse misspoke when he noted that the electricity and mowing were ongoing costs and maintenance that were paid through their club.& More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Mischief Reported   A 56-year- old McConnellsburg man told state police investigators his front door suffered damage between 4 p.m. on May 4 and 10 a.m. on May 5. More...