January 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Local & State

Historical Society Meeting Rescheduled

Fulton County Historical Society (FCHS) ) has rescheduled its winter membership meeting for Saturday, January 30, 2016, at 7 p.m. at the Fulton County Courthouse. Speaker will be Mr. James M. More...

Franklin Financial Reports 2015 Earnings

Franklin Financial Services Corp., the bank holding company of F&M Trust, reported earnings of $2,267,000 for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015. More...

Palmer Is Miss Congeniality At State Fair Queen Pageant

Top 10 finalist at contest held at Hershey

Fulton County Fair Queen Jill Palmer made a strong showing at the 2016 State Fair Queen pageant held over the weekend in Hershey being crowned “Miss Congeniality” and also placing in the top-10 finalists.  More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Gail Horton, January 26; Merill Harr, January 24; Ralph Mellott, February 1; Bill More...

Hustontown

It is nice to see that everyone survived the 2016 Snowmageddon!  A big thank-you to all the state and township drivers and the many neighbors who opened up roads, businesses and driveways. More...

Features

Cards Of Thanks

BRANT  Thank you to relatives, friends and neighbors and church family who called, visited, sent cards, flowers, memorial donations to the church and/or attended the service to celebrate the life of Mabel Brant.  Special blessings to those More...

Owner Of Mobile Yoga Studio Believes Yoga Is For Everybody

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) – It was standing-room only on Monday night at Shoshana Treichel’s new Above and Beyond Hot Yoga studio, where more than 100 people packed into the space on Hillcrest Road in west Mobile for the grand opening. More...

Cat That Pulled Vanishing Act Will Return To Owners By Jet

RALEIGH, N.C. More...

School Threats At MHS False

State police, county sheriff patrol Central Fulton campus Friday

Rumors of school violence set to go down Friday at McConnellsburg High School were determined to be unfounded following an investigation by Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg.  More...

Ayr Discusses Snow Cleanup

Board reorganized in early January

The Ayr Township supervisors talked “snow” at their regular meeting on Monday evening and conducted routine business. More...

Obituaries

Margaret L. Biddinger

Warfordsburg, 70

Margaret Lee Biddinger Johns, 70, Warfordsburg, died Thursday, January 14, 2106, at home with her family.  Born July 2, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Robert Lee and Dorothy Ellen Frye Biddinger.  More...

George B. Cline

St. John, V. I., 79

George Bruce Cline, 79, St. John, Virgin Islands, a former native of Fulton County, died Monday, January 11, 2016.  He was born September 30, 1936, to the late Raymond and Mary Magsam Cline.  More...

Virginia L. Duffey

Greencastle, 94

VIrginia L. (Bitner) Duffey, 94, Greencastle, died at 1:25 p.m., Monday, January 18, 2016, in Chambersburg Hospital.  Born January 2, 1922, in Franklin County, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Della (Kriner) Bitner. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files Of January 25, 1996  ’96   More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Car Strikes Guiderail   A northbound 2003 Ford Focus struck a guiderail along Thompson Road last Thursday, leaving two Berkeley Springs, W.Va., residents with injuries.  More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Basketball  Southern Fulton 67 Everett 45   More...

Basketball Ratings

GIRLS A   More...

Little League Registration

Fulton County Little League will hold open registration for the 2016 season at the Little League clubhouse at Lions Community Park in McConnellsburg. Dates are Saturday, February 13, from 9 a.m. to noon, and Saturday, February 20, from 9 a.m. More...

Family

Birth Announced

William Casher and Alisha Spurgeon are proud to announce the birth of their firstborn, Avery Jean Casher, born at Waynesboro Hospital January 8, 2016.  More...