October 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Local & State

Hazardous Waste Collection Yields 4,000 Pounds

Improper disposal of household hazardous wastes, through dumping on the ground, down the drain, burning, or even disposal in normal trash, can lead to human health, water and air pollution issues.  More...

PA’s Top Prosecutor Says Justice Violated Ethics

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

PATC Calls For Push On Aughwick Bridge Replacement

The Potomac Appalachian Trail Club (PATC) North Chapter is ready to make a major push on the bridge replacement where the Tuscarora Trail (TT) crosses Aughwick Creek north of Cowans Gap State Park in Buchanan State Forest.  More...

Letters

Opinions Of Letter To The Editor Are Writer’s

To The Editor:  The letter (Questions The County’s Need For Communications System Consultant) I submitted two weeks ago was the opinion of myself and not any other organization.  Ed Karczewski Hustontown   More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

The fall colors are really beginning to show and then here comes winter – ready or not. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Karrie Barton, October 9; Kevin Strait, October 14; Sheila Bivens, October 14; Linda Smith, October 17; Sherri McClain, October More...

Entertainment

Pro Wrestling Coming To McConnellsburg

Fulton County Special Olympics of Pennsylvania will host a pro wrestling event Friday, October 16, 2015, at McConnellsburg High School.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. More...

Church News

Back Run School Reunion Held

Back Run School held its 16th reunion August 1, 2015, at Calvary Independent Baptist Church social building in Mc- Connellsburg.  More...

Local Cheese Factory Is Reopening

Lanco Pennland takes over facility

A Warfordsburg area factory that previously housed one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of cheese is slated to reopen under new ownership.  More...

FCMC Announces Insurance Changes

Fulton County Medical Center wants everyone to be aware of the following two insurance announcements.  More...

Jana Malot Inducted Into PA Livestock Hall of Fame

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Obituaries

Morris E. Crouse

Hustontown, 78

Morris E. Crouse, 78, f Hustontown, died Thursday, October 1, 2015, at J.C. Blair Hospital, Huntingdon, Pa.  He was born in Big Cove Tannery, December 14, 1936, the son of the late Alta G. ( Mellott) and Donald J. Crouse. More...

Troy D. Crouse

Big Cove Tannery, 81

Troy D. Crouse, 81, a resident of the Fulton County Medical Center Long-Term Care Unit and formerly of Big Cove Tannery, died Friday, October 2, 2015, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.  More...

Kathleen B. Hendershott

Big Cove Tannery, 37

Kathleen B. Hendershott, 37, Big Cove Tannery, died Thursday, October 1, 2015, at Meritus Hospital, Hagerstown, Md.  She was born in Mc- Connellsburg, September 10, 1978, the daughter of Anita J. (Moats) and Lester T. Morris of Hancock. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of October 5, 1995  ’95   More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Local Man Accused Of Harassment  Christopher Shives Jr., 28, Needmore, has been accused of harassment as a result of an alleged incident at 208 Cliff Creek Lane. State police said on October 2 at 11 a.m. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Soccer   Everett 5  Southern Fulton 4  More...

Volleyball Standings

North Star 9 0 McConnellsburg 7 1 Meyersdale 8 1 Berlin 7 2 Shade 8 2 Tussey Mt. 5 3 Windber 4 4 C More...

Racing Roundup

The fourth time was the charm for Williams Grove Speedway.  After losing Thursday, Friday and Saturday night’s events to rain, the track used Sunday night as a rain-date for the World of Outlaws Champion Oil Williams Grove National Open as More...

Family

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for marriage licenses during the past week at the local courthouse:  Adam Robert Patterson, 20, Waynesboro, and Kimberly Dawn Mellott, 29, Mc- Connellsburg.  Jesse Alan Bunch, 25, Mc- Connellsburg, and Kimberly More...

Sprowl Family Holds Reunion

The 55th annual Sprowl family reunion was held at Wells Tannery Community Park Sunday, September 27, 2015.  More...

Cards Of Thanks

BLACK We would like to thank all the sponsors, drivers and supporters of Charles “Tater” Black’s 2015 Phat Boys benefit. You made it a great day. Charles “Tater Black and Linda and famil More...