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Photo

McConnellsburg Boy Scout Troop 43 and Cub Scout Pack 43 won the “Judges Choice” first-place award in the Fulton Fall Folk Festival parade last weekend. More...

Barn Quilt Photo Winners Announced

The challenge: to embrace one’s inner artist to capture the beauty of various barn quilts in their rural environment, looking for picturesque settings, not just the barn quilts in mind.  More...

FFFF Art Show Winners

Large crowds attended the annual fall festival art show sponsored by the Fulton County Arts Alliance. Prizes were awarded in seven categories. More...

Sports

SF Girls District 5-A Cross-country Champions

Indian boys take second

The District 5-A cross-country championships took place Oct. 25 at the Bedford County Vo-Tech and Southern Fulton’s girls and boys teams brought home the gold and silver, respectively. Results are as follows:   More...

High School Sports

Volleyball  Spartans Advance In District 5 Playoffs   More...

Final Volleyball Standings

A Berlin 17 1 McConnellsburg 14 3 Meyersdale 15 3 Hyndman 14 5 Windber 13 5 Shade 12 7 Conemaugh 8 More...

Family

Cards Of Thanks

BOY SCOUTS  Thank you to all the Scouts and parents who showed up and worked so hard building the set design, decorating the trailer, participating in the parade and for disassembling the float in such a short time.  More...

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for a marriage license at the local courthouse during the past week:  Denny Lynn Eshelman, 40 Bedford, and Brandy Joe Wright, 41, Bedford.  Patrick Garrett Tomlinson, 22, Crystal Spring, and Treyanne Lea Ritche More...

Church News

Parenting Power Hour

A Parenting Power Hour of learning exploring and relaxing together is held every Monday from 11 a.m. to noon at Fulton County Family Partnership, 22438 Great Cove Road (use COPE entrance). More...

Women’s Conference

Rehoboth New Life will hold its annual women’s conference November 3 and 4. This year’s theme is “Fear Not.” Guest speaker is Donna Williams of EPIC Ministries of Houston, Teas. More...

Walnut Grove Anniversary

Walnut Grove Church of God, Maddensville, will celebrate its 175th aniversary November 5, with a special worship service at 10 a.m. More...

What To Know For The Nov. 7 Municipal Election

The Voting This coming Tuesday, Fulton County’s 9,024 registered voters will head to their local polling place to cast ballots in this year’s general election. More...

Meadow Grounds Lake Project Now In Permitting Phase

Lake could be filled by 2020

Since its founding four years ago, Friends of Meadow Grounds Lake (FOMGL) has worked with and for the citizens of Fulton County to get the much-missed Ayr Township lake repaired and filled with water. More...

Obituaries

In Memory

In memory of Ruth Lynch:  “We Had A Wonderful Mother”  BY AN UNKNOWN AUTHOR   We had a wonderful mother, one who never really grew old;  Her smile was made of sunshine, and her heart was solid gold;  Her eyes were More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of October 30, 1997 ’97 More...

Letters

Where Has All The Water Gone?

To The Editor:  In Fulton County for the last several years, as nearly everyone knows, we have had drought conditions. Last year was worse than this year, however, in September this year it was especially dry.  More...

Correspondents' Notes

Hustontown

It’s that time of the year for Daylight Saving Time again. In 2017, Daylight Saving Time will end at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 5. More...

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Whimp Harmon, October 19; Marian Barton, November 10; Jade Shoemaker, November 10; Kathleen O’Connor, November 10; Clair Lininger, November 10; Missy Barmont, November 11; Norma Ricker, November 11; Setina Decker, November 12 More...

Racing Roundup

Racing Roundup

Lance Dewease brought the curtain down on the 2017 racing season in Central PA with the win in Saturday’s 410 Sprint Showdown at Susquehanna Speedway. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION Gun Drawing A 225 gun drawing will be held Saturday, November 18, at Needmore Fire Co. Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. Dance to follow. Tickets are $30 for ticket holder and guest. Must be 18 yars of age to attend. More...

Features

Put Pumpkin Puree To Work As Part Of A Frozen Winter Treat

All four of my daughters love frozen acai bowls because they feel like you’re eating ice cream for breakfast, except healthier. If you haven't hopped on the acai bowl craze, allow me to update you. More...

Fishing Tournament Winners Belatedly Receive Their Millions

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) – The organizers of a multimillion dollar fishing tournament held more than two months ago say they will now pay the winners their prize money after an investigation that included lie-detector tests.  More...

Severe Storm Leaves About 700K Without Power In Northeast

HARTFORD, Conn. More...