January 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Local & State

Local Vet Offers Pet Acupuncture

At the McConnellsburg Veterinary Clinic pets can receive vaccinations, dental care, microchipping, and even acupuncture. Dr. More...

Clearing The Record

In the Jan. 11, 2018, issue of The Fulton County News it was mistakenly reported that commissioners Pete Lynch, Stuart Ulsh and Rodney McCray took the oath of office at a ceremony held Jan. 2 at the courthouse. More...

Winning Racer Talks About Road To Success

Logan Wagner says self-reliance, hard work key

Last Wednesday afternoon race car driver Logan Wagner, of Logan Wagner Racing, stopped by The Fulton County New office to talk about the hard work of achieving dreams and his desire to promote inspiration in becoming the best individual one can be.&n More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago From The Files Of January 22, 1998 ’98 More...

Police Reports

POLICE REPORTS

Domestic Assault A domestic assault and strangulation occured on the 200 block of Woodside Drive in Ayr Township involving three McConnellsburg residents. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Girls Basketball McConnellsburg 68 CVCS 35 More...

Basketball Standings

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Local Elks Hoop Shoot Results

Chambersburg Elks Lodge #600 held its annual local hoop shoot January 13, 2018, in the alumni community gym. A total of 70 boys and girls shot with the hopes of taking away the 2018 title. More...

Family

Marriage Licenses

The following couples applied for a marriage license at the local courthouse during the past week:  George Martin Fagley, 30, Needmore, and Tessa Marie Ritchey, 22, Needmore.  George Rosario Hoey Jr., 48, Broad Top, and Mandy Lee Richards, More...

Celebrates First

Aubree Alyse Gustaf celebrated her first birthday December 12, 2017. More...

Hollenshead Murder Trial Opens Monday

Self-defense claims don’t add up

Anthony Hollenshead’s trial for the May 2015 fatal shootings of his wife and stepdaughter opened Monday before Judge Angela Krom and a jury of 12 peers at the courthouse in Mc- Connellsburg More...

State Sen. Eichelberger Addresses Local Concerns At Town Hall

Holds town hall meeting here

On the snowiest night of this year to date, Sen. More...

Obituaries

Betty J. Fabian

Everett, 90

Betty J. Fabian, 90, Everett, most recently of Huntersville, N.C., died Saturday, January 20, 2018, with her family at her side. She was born September 27, 1927, in Everett, a daughter of the late Erastus Mearkle Karns and Annabelle (Hall) Karns. More...

Merill P. Gordon

Needmore, 82

Merill Palmer Gordon, 82, Needmore, died at his home Wednesday, January 17, 2018, surrounded by his family. Born March 29, 1935, he was the son of the late Clarence Lester and Mildred Naomi (Brady) Gordon, and the husband for 54 years of Kathryn I. More...

Kathlene L. Gracey

Waterfall, 89

Kathlene Louise “Kitty” Gracey, 89, formerly of Waterfall, died at 3:55 p.m., Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at the Fulton County Medical Center, Mc- Connellsburg. More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Gail Horton, January 26; Merrill Harr, January 24; Ralph Mellott,   More...

Hustontown

The 2018 pesticide certification update meetings will be held at Southern Huntingdon High School January 25, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., and at Mc- Connellsburg High School February 22, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. More...

Racing Roundup

Racing Roundup

In case you missed the special story in last week’s “News,” Harrisonville’s Logan Wagner has been named the driver of the John and Peewee Zemaitis Zemco Racing 410 Sprint car for the 2018 season.  More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION Adult Basketball Adult basketball will be held from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., every Tuesday night at the alumni community building. Questions, call Kathy Kendall at 717-377-3643. More...

Features

Today In History

Princess Victoria Marries Crown Prince William In 1858

Today is Thursday, Jan. 25, the 25th day of 2018. There are 340 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: More...

Super Bowl Snacks: Baked Potato Skins And Onion Kale Dip

I’m not really sure why, but when sports fans assemble in front of their TVs to watch the Super Bowl, major sustenance seems to be required. The big game clearly inspires its viewers to go big.  More...

Simple Tips For Managing Everyday Pain

(StatePoint) – Many people suffer from low-grade aches and pains stemming from common activities such as housework, yardwork or even sitting too long. More...

Church News

Nuns Appeal Pipeline Project On Religious Grounds

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – An order of nuns brought their fight to stop a natural gas pipeline project on their rural Pennsylvania property to a federal appeals court Friday. More...