September 11, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Area Students Advised To “Stay In Lane”

Michael DeLeon of Steered Straight Inc. shares anti-drug, alcohol message

NEWS EDITOR  Drugs can affect anyone from Park Avenue to a park bench, area students recently learned from Steered Straight Inc. founder and addict in long-term recovery Michael DeLeon.  More...

Local & State

Support Available For Stressed Students

PROGRAM COORDINATOR, HEALTHY  COMMUNITIES PARTNERSHIP OF  GREATER FRANKLIN COUNTY  More...

Corbett Gets Another $3.5M From Biggest Donor

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Gov. Tom Corbett’s biggest campaign donor is upping its ante in Pennsylvania’s race for governor that will exceed $50 million.  More...

Donates To FOMGL

Kevin Baker, left, owner and operator of Bake’s Garage, presents Friends of Meadow Grounds Lake president Anthony D’Anna with a $1,000 check toward the goal of $100,000. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of September 8, 1994 ’94 More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Last week Beverly Cisney of Erie visited family and friends in the area and attended her class reunion. She and Wanda Souders also enjoyed lunch with Ken and Bonnie Ray of Clear Springs.  More...

Hustontown

Hope everyone enjoyed the beautiful weekend. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer   Southern Fulton 3  Forbes Road 2  More...

Path Valley Speedway Results

As the 2014 racing season nears the end, some drivers are putting the final touches on winning championships while other are just trying to get a win before the season is over. More...

Racing Roundup

Greg Hodnett joined Doug Wolfgang, Lance Dewease and Fred Rahmer as the only four-time winners of the Tuscarora 50 with a dominating win Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway.  More...

Commissioners Refinance County Debt

Accept proposal from Susquehanna Bank

After weeks of discussing the possibility of refinancing existing county debt, the Fulton County commissioners pulled the trigger Tuesday on accepting a proposal from a local financial institution.  More...

JLG’s New Lifts In Use At World Trade Center

Three JLG 1850SJ Ultra Boom lifts recently arrived in New York City to work on the highest reaches of the Oculus, the new transportation building that will serve the reborn World Trade Center complex More...

Boro Sets Bulky Item Day

Mayor makes trick-or-treat proclamation

McConnellsburg Borough Council members set their fall cleanup/bulky item day, approved a Halloween parade request and heard a proclamation from the mayor regarding trick-or-treating in the borough during a 30-minute regular meeting held last Wednesda More...

Obituaries

Roger K. Elvey

McConnellsburg, 80

Roger Kendall Elvey, 80, McConnellsburg, died Monday, September 8, 2014. He had been a resident of the extended-care facility of Fulton County Medical Center since February 2014. More...

Janice N. Bageant

Warfordsburg, 82

Janice Nadine Bageant, 82, formerly of Warfordsburg and more recently of Donahoe Manor, Bedford, Pa., died Sunday August 31, 2014, at Donahoe Manor. Born November 15, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Harvey J. and Viola Taylor Pleasants. More...

John W. Cubbage Hancock, 85

John W. More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Harrisonville Man Accused Of Disorderly Conduct   More...

Family

Ford Family Holds Annual Reunion

The 84th annual Ford reunion was held August 16 at Wells Tannery Community Park with 106 in attendance.  Mayme Guice said the prayer before the noon meal. More...