May 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Youth Field Day Spots Still Open

15th annual Youth Field Day set for June 14

NEWS EDITOR  The clock is winding down but there is still time to register for the 15th annual Fulton County Youth Field Day that will offer local children a taste of hunting, fishing and other hands-on outdoor activities next month at Sinoquipe More...

Local & State

Road Signs Protest Hog Farm

A series of seven signs, printed front and back, line the Route 522 roadway between Webster Mills and Route 928 protesting the hog birthing operation planned for a farm just south of Webster Mills al More...

Heritage Days Set For June 13-15

Scenic, rural Fulton County holds a unique place in Civil War History – it is the site where the first two Confederate soldiers were killed north of the Mason-Dixon Line in 1863 and the site of the last Confederate Bivouac north of the Mason-Di More...

Cadets To Report For 20th Annual Camp Cadet

Camp to be held June 1-6; MDJ Tamela Heming is graduation speaker

STAFF WRITER  The Fulton County Camp Cadet Association’s 20th annual Camp Cadet program will kick off this Sunday, June 1, at Camp Sinoquipe near Fort Littleton.  More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

The weather was just great for the Memorial Day weekend. Lots of folks were out traveling and some were camping.  We are glad to hear Marvin DeShong is starting to show signs of improvement after having a stroke. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Dorothy Potter, June 4; Lynn Miller, June 3; Phyllis and Phil Harris, June 5; Greg  Sowers, June  5; Lois Klock,  84 on June 3;  Alma McKinzie, June 3; Mike Glessner Sr., June 1; Vickie Gordon, June 6; Kendra Ke More...

Barn Quilts Celebrate Our History

Barn quilt trail project under way here

A community-based project that would promote and celebrate our rural culture as well as encourage tourism in the county through the creation of a “barn quilt trail” is under way here.  More...

SF Accepts Tentative Budget

.6937 mill tax increase proposed to support renovations

NEWS EDITOR  On the heels of ongoing financial discussions and meetings, the Southern Fulton School Board tackled the task of approving next year’s tentative general operations budget last Tuesday.  More...

Obituaries

Henry W. Daniels

McConnellsburg, 92   Henry Warren Daniels, 92, McConnellsburg, died in Orbisonia, at 3 p.m., Tuesday, May 20, 2014.  Born in McConnellsburg, July 16, 1921, he was the son of the late Henry Floyd and Ella Mae (McClure) Daniels. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of May 26, 1994  ’94   More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Warfordsburg Driver Not Injured   A Warfordsburg driver escaped harm during a two-vehicle accident along Philadelphia Avenue in Greene Township, Franklin County.  More...

Sports

High School Sports

Baseball Playoffs   Southern Fulton 9  Shade 0  More...

Bags First Gobbler

Dawson Douglas, 11, son of Michael and Jennifer Douglas, bagged his first gobbler during PA youth mentor spring turkey season. He was hunting with his dad on the family farm. More...

Catchs Palomino

Reagan Stallman caught this 16-inch palomino trout at the Fulton County Sportsmen’s League’s children’s fish rodeo May 17. More...