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Local & State

Brrrrr It’s Cold!

Anne Harvey walks her dog “Ziggy” to begin the New Year in the brutally cold weather that is gripping Fulton County and much of the nation. More...

PA Turnpike Toll Hike To Go Into Effect January 7

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Belfast Twp. Farm Vandalized

Two separate counts of criminal mischief have occurred within four days of one another at Hurline Dairy Farm, 1813 Sipes Mill Rd., in Belfast Township.  According to state police, the first incident took place on Dec. 13. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Cindy Strait, 60 on December 31; Kara Shives Gepkin, December More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Criminal Mischief   A 55-year- old Mc- Connellsburg male damaged, with intent, a cell phone of a 36-year-old female, also of McConnellsburg. According to state police, the incident occurred on East Maple Street on Dec. 9 at 5:34 p.m. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION Mic Night Mic Night will be held at Warfordsburg Senior Center January 13, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., weather permitting. Kitchen opens at 4 p.m. Food and drink will be available. Monetary donations are appreciated. Everyone is welcome. More...

Family

Graduates

Marcus Taylor Snyder graduated December 16, 2017, from Shippensburg University with a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental biology. More...

Marriage License

Leo Raymond Jones, 57, Hustontown, and Estelle Mae Myers, 58, Hustontown, applied for a marriage license at the local courthouse during the past week.   More...

Thumbs Up

The Fulton County Family Partnership, as well as other nonprofit organizations, such as New Beginnings in Life and New Hope Ministries, have worked with those suffering from drug and opioid addiction to gather new information on how to better treat t More...

Obituaries

Roy E. Spidle

McConnellsburg, 72

Roy Eugene Spidle, 72, McConnellsburg, died Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at Fulton County Medical Center.  He was born in Mechanicsburg, Tuesday, October 2, 1945, the son of the late Merl A. and the late Hazel C. (Brown) Spidle. He married E. More...

Elmer J. Carbaugh

McConnellsburg, 72

Elmer J. Carbaugh, 72, McConnellsburg, died Friday, December 22, 2017, at his home. He was born in Mc- Connellsburg, November 1, 1945, a son of the late Lillian “Maye”(Keefer) and Daniel Carbaugh. He was the husband of Cindy A. More...

Anna Fagley

McConnellsburg, 55

Anna Fagley, 55, Mc- Connellsburg, died Sunday, December 24, 2017, at Hershey Medical Center, Hershey. She was born in Hagerstown, April 3, 1962, the daughter of Pearl (Armstrong) Saunders of Chambersburg, and the late Richard Saunders. More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of January 1, 1998 ’98 More...

Sports

High School Sports

Girls Basketball Claysburg HolidayTournament Consolation game United 59 McConnellsburg 38 More...

Features

Disasters Pound North America In 2017

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – North America couldn’tcatch a break in 2017. Parts of the United States were on fire, underwater or lashed by hurricane winds. Mexico shook with back-to-back earthquakes. More...

Chopped Winter Salad

How often do we read some article about how meaningful it is to cook with the seasons? More...

Students And Teachers: Tips For Beating The Mid-Year Slump

(StatePoint) – Whether you’re a teacher or a student, staying motivated for the rest of the school year can be a challenge. But, what happens in the classroom counts long after the school year is new. More...