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  1. White roses and thornsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    ... spearheads various efforts important to those who have served our country. ROSES >> To those in the Hanover and Adams County areas who are working to make Don Gogniat's dream of a Grand History Loop a reality. The ambitious trail, which would ...

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  2. Caraway Pumpkin now a century farmRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | People's Defender

    From left, Stephen Caraway, Adams County Commissioner; Angela Caraway, owner; David Gifford, Adams County Auditor; DeAnne Jane Caraway, daughter of owners; Brian Baldridge, Adams County Commissioners; Forrest Caraway, owner; Paul Worley, Adams County Commissioner; Mark Tolle, Adams County Recorder; and Lisa Newman, Adams County Treasurer, were present as the Caraway Pumpkin Farm was recognized as a century farm by the State of Ohio.

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  3. Lions Clubs set Christmas Tree LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | People's Defender

    The Adams County Lions Clubs are inviting all community residents to "An Adams County Christmas" tree lighting event on 5 p.m. Nov. 29 on the Adams County Courthouse square. This event is part of a cooperative effort of Manchester, Peebles, and West Union Lions Clubs to provide a family-friendly community event for the holiday season.

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  4. Police in Adams County looking for rape suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ABC 27

    Police say around 6:00 Wednesday morning, an unknown male broke a rear window and entered a 25-year-old woman's home on South Main Street in Adams County. Once inside, police say the male forcibly raped the woman.

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  5. Man breaks into home, rapes 25-year-old woman in Bendersville BoroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPMT-TV York

    ... BOROUGH (WPMT)-Police are looking for a man who raped a 25-year-old woman during a home invasion in Adams County early Wednesday. According to police reports, a unidentified man broke a window in order to get into a home along South Main Street in ...

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  6. Etiquette 101: Victorian re-enactors teach traditional manners in a modern worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... War Museum, a member of The Society for Women and the Civil War. Reichart also belongs to and supports the Adams County Historical Society, the Northern York Co. Historical and Preservation Society, the Gettysburg Civil War Roundtable and The Civil ...

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  7. Master Gardeners: Don't pick up this hitchhikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Evening Sun

    ... ry and to use yellow sticky traps to catch these unwanted hitchhikers. Connie Holland is a Master Gardener from Adams County. Penn State Cooperative Extension of Adams County is at 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Suite 204, Gettysburg, call 717-334-6271.

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  8. York Countians' personal income rose slightly in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Evening Sun

    ... 67 counties in personal income per person., according to BEA, which is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Adams County ranked 44th in the state with per capita personal income of $36,428 in 2013. It increased 1.6 percent from 2012. Statewide, ...

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  9. Gingerbread Celebration returning to GettysburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Evening Sun

    ... and parking is free, and proceeds from competition entry fees will benefit the Gettysburg Fesitval and Arc of Adams County. BOSTON (AP) - Yo-Yo Ma and Andris Nelsons got a chance to make some beautiful music together. Ma, the internationally ...

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  10. Adams County woman named Red Cross heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Evening Sun

    Volunteering between 20 and 40 hours each week for the last five years has earned Elizabeth Tyler the distinction of being among this year's Heroes of York and Adams Counties. The daughter of a member of the United States Air Force, Tyler moved around a lot even before she married a man who served in the Navy.

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  11. Big chill: Below-average temps, rain expected this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Evening Sun

    Two women bundle up for below-average temps during the Dedication Day Ceremony on Nov. 19. With freezing temperatures and high winds to boost that cold, locals were suddenly walking the streets with scarves and jackets zipped to the nose - clothing that hadn't yet moved out of the closet until Tuesday. "It's going to be a chilly week here now that the cold air is here," said Craig Evanego, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in State College.

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  12. Man wanted in connection with a sexual assault in Bendersville todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Evening Sun

    Adams County 911 issued a bulletin to be on the lookout for a white male between 5 feet 5 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall with black glasses and wearing a green sweater wanted in connection with a sexual assault. He was seen exiting the rear of a residence on S. Main Street in Bendersville at 6:10 a.m. today. 1 comment

  13. Gettysburg proposed no-tax-increase budget for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Evening Sun

    ... $20,000 for Main Street Gettysburg, $5,000 for the Elm Street Project and $1,000 each for Rabbit Transit, Adams County Office for Aging and Adams County Arts Council. It also includes $1,000 to the Adams County SPCA, which is listed in a separate ...

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  14. Fairfield Youth Coalition receives awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Evening Sun

    Fairfield Youth Coalition receives Community Service Award from Township Associations: The Fairfield High School Collaborating for Youth Coalition received a 500 cash prize and a framed certificate as a winner in the 2014 Youth Awards Contest of the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors . The group received its award during the recent fall convention of the Adams County Association of Township Officials at Southeast Adams Volunteer Emergency Services in Hanover.

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  15. Columbia Gas rate increase approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    HARRISBURG >> Columbia Gas customers will see their bills increase about 6 percent after state regulators approved a settlement with the company. Under the settlement with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, the average total monthly bill for a residential customer using 72 therms of gas per month will increase by $5.59 to $92.71.

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  16. Gettysburg Lions awards Student of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Evening Sun

    ... independent studies in publications/sports photography and web design and volunteered designs for Legends of Adams County. Various artists, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack" (Republic Records) It was only a ...

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  17. Company wins bid to buy Associated WholesalersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Evening Sun

    ... Nell's Shurfine Markets, which has locations in Penn and York townships in York County, Hamilton Township in Adams County and a store in the Carlisle area. C&S Wholesale Grocers, is expected to purchase Associated Wholesalers after placing a winning ...

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  18. Finishing the ride: Adams County could close gap in Grand History TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Evening Sun

    Bob Streenstra guides a group of bicyclists on Oct. 30 on a tour of the Gettysburg National Military Park after an economic summit with Adams County officials. Advocates of the Grand History Trail hope the loop eventually includes two trails in Adams County: One from Hanover to Gettysburg and another from Gettysburg to the Maryland line.

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  19. Committee Hears Efforts to Control CWD in PARead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Bradford Today

    Efforts to control the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease in Pennsylvania's deer population was the subject of an informational meeting of the House Game and Fisheries Committee, chaired by Rep. Martin Causer , on Thursday. "Since it was first discovered on a captive deer farm two years ago in Adams County, additional cases of Chronic Wasting Disease have been identified in both free-ranging deer and other captive deer farms in the state," said Causer.

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  20. Woman charged for making false reports after rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Evening Sun

    ... drug Percocet for an unrelated injury, police said. After the driver gave his report, police worked with the Adams County District Attorney's Office to record a call between Whitacre and the driver. In that call, Whitacre told her friend that she ...

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