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9 year old receives award for saving her brothera s life
Not many nine year olds can say they helped save a person's life, but Carrie Bair of New Oxford, Adams County can.
Police investigate death at Harrisburg apartments
City detectives were at the Grayco Apartments at 15 North Street, and officers could be seen searching a first-floor room and loading evidence into a police vehicle just before 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Middletown to conduct smoke tests Wednesday
The testing will get underway around 6 p.m. and is designed to detect breaks and defects in the sewer system.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
News in brief June 18, 2013
Hauser Estate Winery, 410 Cashtown Road, Gettysburg, will offer the second annual renewal of marriage vows Sunday, June 23 at 1:30 p.m. It will be a mass renewal of vows with all couples participating at the same time.
Woman speaks first-hand of the dangers of West Nile, as mosquitoes emerge
With the summer comes mosquitoes, and with mosquitoes comes the chance of West Nile Virus.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Man, 32, seriously injured in ATV crash
The westbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike are closed near the Susquehanna River Bridge due to a multi-vehicle crash.Authorities said there are traffic incidents near mile markers 241.9 and 247.4.The The westbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike are closed at the Susquehanna River Bridge due to a multi-vehicle crash.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The York Daily Record
Coroner: Maryland bicyclist struck in Adams County dies at York Hospital
A Hagerstown, Md. man riding a bicycle in Adams County was struck by a vehicle and later pronounced dead at York Hospital, according to the York County Coroner's Office.
Father's writing comes full circle for best-selling war author Jeff Shaara
Best-selling war author Jeff Shaara speaks during a lecture at the Adams County Agriculture & Natural Resource Center on Saturday in Gettysburg.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Bike ride from York to Jersey Shore benefits Make-A-Wish
To do that, he and coworker Logan Reed will attempt something they've never done before: biking almost 150 miles in one day to benefit the local Make-A-Wish chapter, which grants wishes to sick children in York and Adams counties.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Buyers interested in possible nursing home sale
Interest is perking up from potential buyers as Franklin County commissioners continue to weigh the possible sale of the county's nursing home.
Police: Counterfeit bills passed at Delone Carnival lead to arrest
Police say a Harrisburg man used several counterfeit $20 bills to purchase tickets at the carnival at Delone High School.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
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The York Daily Record
Patience urged as two week countdown starts for Gettysburg 150th
That was the message sent to dozens of business representatives and residents at a planning meeting open to the public at the Gettysburg Gateway Theater on Wednesday.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Man faces up to 90 days in jail for torn and dirty American flag
A man who an Adams County prosecutor described as "basically homeless" faces up to 90 days in jail and a $5,000 fine for possessing a torn and dirty American flag.
Pa. officials say spam email not from AG office
The email mentions the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General in the body and was sent Wednesday between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. The 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl whose efforts to qualify for a transplant drew public debate over how organ donation should be done is getting a new lung.
5 miles of Pa. Turnpike to close early Sunday
The eastbound lanes of the Turnpike will be closed between the Harrisburg West interchange and the Harrisburg East exit starting just after midnight Saturday until Sunday at 4 a.m. for overhead bridge work.
Rabid cat found at Biglerville park
A rabid cat was found Tuesday at Oakside Community Park in Biglerville and officials are warning people to use caution in approaching animals they do not know.
New Oxford man charged with rape of a child
An investigation on Warren, 68, began last month when a 13-year-old girl came forward accusing Warren of sexually assaulting her at his house several years ago.
Adams County man charged with raping child
A Hamilton Township man was arrested without incident Wednesday morning for the alleged rape of a child several years ago, according to Pennsylvania State Police at Gettysburg.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
PennDOT: Route 30 bridge work not until 2015
Hamilton Township and Abbottstown officials should have ample time to gear up for a slowdown of Lincoln Highway traffic - the old East King Street bridge over Beaver Creek is not scheduled for reconstruction until 2015, said Penn DOT media relations agent Greg Penny.