January 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

So. Fulton Enacts LERTA Ordinance

The Southern Fulton School District has joined neighboring Central Fulton School District and the Fulton County commissioners in their efforts to attract new business to the area and encourage established businesses to expand their operations. More...

Local & State

Second Retired Turnpike Worker Gets Stiff Child Porn Term

PITTSBURGH (AP) – A retired Pennsylvania Turnpike worker has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for having another since-retired co-worker email sexually explicit pictures of a 12- year-old girl to him.  Fifty-seven-year-old John Longo, More...

Hundreds Of Workers Wait To Meet New Governor

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Democratic Gov. More...

Christy Coltrin Sets Off Tiny Sparks At Tickle Your Fancy

Friendship. Strength. Determination. Joyfulness. Happiness. Prayers. Sorry. Safety. Love. Achievement. Gratitude. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of January 26, 1995  ’95   More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Lincoln Way Market’s new owners are Karen Gordon and her son, Matt, of Harrisonville. Sheila, Darla and Wayne have left the business after 15 years of operation.  More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Basketball  McConnellsburg 70 Hyndman 42   More...

Features

Democrats Schedule Nominating Convention

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Democrats still don’t have a city for their 2016 presidential nominating convention, but they now have dates.  The Democratic National Committee on Friday said their convention would take place the week of July More...

Tips To Manage Pain From Arthritis Naturally

(StatePoint) – One in five adults in the United States now reports having doctordiagnosed arthritis, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). More...

How To Get The Best Travel Deals In 2015

(StatePoint) – Looking to get more out of your vacation dollar? Before booking, take a cue from the experts.  More...

Paruch To Return To Africa

Raising funds for upcoming missions trip

Plans are already under way for a former Peace Corps volunteer from the Harrisonville area to return to Africa this spring to work and live with the local people in hopes of meeting and strengthening their physical as well as spiritual needs.  More...

County Readopts Vehicle Fee

Discusses modifying CDBG contract allocations

The Fulton County commissioners attended to a variety of issues this week including the unanimous readoption of the vehicle registration fee ordinance as part of their advertised public meeting.  More...

Obituaries

Burley J. Epperson

Berkeley Springs, 76

Burley June “Zeke” Epperson, 76, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Saturday, January 24, 2015, at Hospice of the Panhandle Inpatient Facility in Kearneysville, W.Va.  Born February 9, 1938, in Ferrum, Va., he was the son of the late Bert More...

Leona M. Gordon

Needmore, 97

Leona M. Garland Gordon, 97, Needmore, Pa., died Thursday, January 22, 2015, at Pennknoll Village in Everett, Pa.  Born March 3, 1917, in Warfordsburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Russell S. and Vida Golden Manning. More...

William E. Nutwell III

Clear Spring, Md., 46

William E. “Bill” Nutwell III, 46, Clear Spring, Md., died Saturday, January 24, 2015, at Meritus Medical Center.  Born April 13, 1968, in Annapolis, Md., he was the son of Barbara Shafer Nutwell and the late William E. More...

Letters

County Has Two New Recycling Sites

To The Editor:  Great news for those of you who do not know yet! We now have two new, “single-stream” recycling bin sites in the county! More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

License Plate Stolen   Pennsylvania license plate HZT5028 was stolen from 763 Mill Hill Road, Warfordsburg, between 12:01 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. on January 25. Victim is a Warfordsburg area woman. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION  CF Hall Walking Hall walking runs until the end of March. Hall walking will be at the high school Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Check the Web site for updates at www.cfsd.info.   More...