| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Seventy-three-year-old Louis Willett said he is fit as a fiddle now, but he likes to stay informed just in case he needs any services for seniors in the future.
Every year, Willett travels to the Chambersburg Mall for the annual Senior Fair hosted by...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Fulton County’s lawmaker in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives was in critical condition Wednesday in a Pittsburgh hospital, according to the Associated Press.
State Rep. Dick Hess, 74, suffered complications following a leg operation two...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:58 PM
A new chapter in education in Franklin County, Pa., began Monday when Winebrenner Theological Seminary officially opened its doors at the home of the former Scotland School for Veterans Children.
The school begins seminary classes this fall.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:19 PM
A $93 million Procter & Gamble warehouse being developed in Franklin County, Pa., is expected to bring nearly 1,000 jobs to the region, the company announced Thursday.
The consumer goods powerhouse said it will use a new 1.7 million-square-foot...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Pennsylvania lawmakers passed the state’s 2013-14 budget just hours before their deadline this weekend, but Franklin County’s representatives say other issues led to the last-minute votes.
Unrelated topics such as privatizing liquor stores, a...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Offered as is: 16,400-square-foot building previously used by troops preparing to defend the country. This property features a big yard, a long driveway and a great location near the community pool.
Waynesboro’s former armory off Pa. 316/Grant...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Franklin County 912 Patriots will host a “Second Amendment Freedom Rally” on Saturday, April 6, from noon to 2 p.m. adjacent to the old courthouse in downtown Chambersburg. The event will feature numerous speakers discussing the importance...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Shippensburg Public Library nets $500,000 grant
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. — State Rep. Rob Kauffman, R-Cumberland/Franklin, recently announced a $500,000 grant through the Keystone Recreation, Park and Conservation Fund for needed upgrades and repairs to...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 6:55 PM
An amendment that would increase the weekly prize limit from $25,000 to $35,000 for Small Games of Chance licensees was approved Wednesday by the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as part of a bill containing numerous updates to the law.
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:12 PM
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett on Tuesday laid out a budget plan that calls for increased spending for public schoolchildren, senior citizens and individuals with developmental disabilities after years of cutting or flat-funding many programs.
| Jan 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Winebrenner Theological Seminary announced the finalization of a $1.8 million deal to purchase the former Scotland School for Veterans Children on Friday.
Settlement of the property between Winebrenner, of Findlay, Ohio, and the state of Pennsylvania&...