May 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Cowans Gap Boasting Full Summer Schedule

Free summer concert series new to the state park

NEWS EDITOR  As if the lakeside and beach activities combined with the camping and great concessions weren’t enough to draw in a crowd, officials at Cowans Gap State Park are continuing to strive to provide more opportunities for fun and r More...

Local & State

Crowd Expected For Book, Bake And Plant Sale

North End Garden Club President Sharon Berbert, from left, along with Fulton County Library director Jamie Brambley and Marian Sickles, garden club member and library board member, make final prepara More...

Get Ready To Relay For Life

Cancer survivor to speak Friday night

STAFF WRITER  The American Cancer Society’s (ACS) signature fundraiser, Relay For Life, returns to Fulton County this weekend at 5 p.m. More...

Michael Eston Musical Talents Showcased Here

Songwriter and performer Michael Eston appeared live on stage for his hometown fans Saturday at the McConnellsburg Alumni Building. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of May 12, 1994  ’94   More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Snowplow Stolen   A 1999 Yamaha Grizzly along with a 5-foot snowplow valued at $2,805 were stolen from McKees Gap Road in Union Township between May 10 and 11. Victim is a 52- year-old Warfordsburg man. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Softball   Southern Huntingdon 11  Forbes Road 1  Southern Huntingdon tallied 11 runs on 13 hits last Thursday and rolled to a decisive 11-1 Inter-County Conference victory over Forbes Road. More...

Racing Roundup

As the World of Outlaws head into central PA this week, Greg Hodnett tuned up for the traveling series with a Friday night Outlaw Tuneup 410 Sprint car win at Williams Grove Speedway.  Hodnett took the lead on Lap 16 and drove off from the field More...

Special Olympics Athletes Compete

Fulton County Special Olympics athletes travelled to Enola this weekend to compete in the “Spring Thing” basketball skills. Athlete Michael Vanderweele, placed gold in his division. More...

Primary Election Tuesday

Republican ballot to include several contested races

NEWS EDITOR  Registered voters in Fulton County will be heading to the polls this Tuesday to help narrow down the lengthy list of candidates in several important state races.  More...

Summer Movie Nights Planned

“Screen On The Green” to premiere next Friday, May 23

NEWS EDITOR  Having witnessed great success with its first-ever Christmas light display, the Fulton County Fair Association is launching its next big endeavor later this month. More...

Obituaries

Stephen C. Seiders Flowery Branch, Ga., 61

Stephen Carl Seiders, age 61, Flowery Branch Ga., died Wednesday May 7, 2014, at Northeast GA Medical Center surrounded by his family.  He was born April 24, 1953, in McConnellsburg, Pa., the son of the late Carl Seiders and Marian Seiders of M More...

Laura K. Gress Waynesboro, 96

Mrs. Laura K. (Fisher) Gress, 96, Waynesboro, died at 10:18 p.m., Thursday, May 8, 2014, in her home.  Born February 1, 1918, in Fort Loudon, Pa., she was the daughter of the late George M. and Anna M. (Myers) Fisher. More...

Donald R. Laird Jr. Everett, 60

Donald Richard Laird Jr., 60, Everett died suddenly, Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital.  He was born in Coatesville, Friday, June 19, 1953, the son of the late Donald Richard Laird Sr. and Esther (Beale) Laird.  More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

The weather is just great. It was a nice day for the Mother’s Day smorgasbord meal at Hustontown Firehall on Sunday. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Michele Horton, May 21; Jeremy McGarvey, May 22; Robert Clingaman, May 16; John Rasp, May 22; Dearl Lemley, May 21; Esta Pittman, 86 on May 10; Lucas McClain,  May 28; Betty McClain,  May 25; Jeremy Fletcher, May 25; and More...

Entertainment

Man’s E-ZPass Video Goes Viral Online

THE (EASTON) EXPRESS-TIMES  BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) – Vic Berger IV just wanted access to his online E-ZPass account and ended up giving the online world access to something far more amusing.  More...