Adams County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Fashion and pets are in the spotlight at the West Shore Country Club: Pet CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... in Gettysburg event April 23-26 at Allstar Events Complex, 2638 Emmitsburg Road, Cumberland Township, Adams County. Speakers and educators will be available to answer questions, and 70 vendors will sell pet-related items. There will be agility ...

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  2. Candidate For Pennsylvania Supreme Court Mike George Sits Down With The Beaver CountianRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Beaver Countian

    He is a soft spoken man who enjoys his eggs over easy, thinks the Sound of Music is one of the best movies of all time, and was once the target of an assassination plot . Now Adams County President Judge Michael George is running for the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

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  3. Montgomery County judicial candidates fight for name recognition as primary approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... Pennsylvania Supreme Court candidate Michael George. A former district attorney and defense attorney, the Adams County Common Pleas Court judge is running because he believes the court should have more members with experience in criminal law. He ...

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  4. Residential fire reported Thursday night in Latimore TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Evening Sun

    A residential fire started after 11:00 p.m. Thursday night in the 10000 block on Carlisle Pike in Latimore Township, according to Adams County emergency services. Sixteen units were dispatched to put out the fire including Adams Countywide Fire Police, York Springs Volunteer Fire Company and Bendersville Community Fire Company.

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  5. 5 things to know for Friday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... the primary. The winner would challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, who's finishing his first term. Adams County Judge Mike George has received the largest single campaign contribution reported so far in Pennsylvania's Supreme Court race. ...

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  6. Report: Secret Service heads to Gettysburg airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... according to The Gettysburg Regional Airport is located in Cumberland Township, just outside of Gettysburg, in Adams County, according to the airport's website . A partial taxiway on either side of the runway provides access to the hangar areas and ...

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  7. Lebanon County prison is prepared for active-shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Lebanon County Correctional Facility is prepared to handle an armed intruder like the one who was killed at Adams County Correctional Facility last week. While not every eventuality can be planned for, Warden Robert Karnes said on Wednesday that he is confident the protocol is in place to keep those in the prison and those who live near it safe in the event of an armed gunman coming onto its South Lebanon Township campus.

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  8. Adams County Commissioners race: Democratic candidates debate transparency, land conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Moderator Sam Giardullo directs a question from the audience assembled at the East Berlin Area Community Center on April 14, 2015. Clare Becker - The Evening Sun Transparency, tax increment financing and preserving farmlands were the favorite topics of discussion at the Adams County commissioners debate between three Democratic candidates April 14. The Adams County commissioners race is not contested for Democrats in the May 19 primary, so the three candidates will be on the ballot for the November election.

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  9. Rankings highlight our unhealthy habits, but Healthy York County aims highRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | York Dispatch

    ... and improving access to health care, he said. Cleaner air: Every three years, the coalition's York and Adams County Community Health Needs Assessment looks at health trends and determines which areas need the most attention, he said. The county ...

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  10. 'Route 30' trilogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | York Dispatch

    ... attend and will include a question-and-answer session with Putch and some of the cast, including Mister Ed of Adams County's Mister Ed's Elephant Museum. Trilogy: He's pleased with the way his series turned out, especially considering the fact that ...

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  11. Hanover library asking Adams County users to pay upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | York Dispatch

    Adams County residents who use a library just over the county border in Hanover are being asked to pay up. Last week, York County Libraries started asking Adams County residents who use Guthrie Memorial Library to make a yearly $20 donation to help offset the cost of library services, said Bill Schell, president of York County Libraries.

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  12. Utz starts new division focusing on 'better-for-you' snacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    FILE Utz Quality Foods has started a new division to focus on regional, craft and 'better for you' snack foods. It will include its Zapp's, 'Dirty' Potato Chips, California Chips, Miguelitos and Good Health product lines.

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  13. Police arrest man in Fairview Township after chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... endangering another person and other violations. He's in York County Prison on $20,000 bail. Submitted An Adams County man who led police on a chase early Sunday morning in Newberry and Fairview townships told them later that he had been drinking ...

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  14. Business loan helps preserve farmlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Evening Sun

    The Steve Smith family farm consists of 154.3 acres located in southeastern Adams County between New Oxford and the McSherrystown/Hanover area. GETTYSBURG >> Some of Adams County's "prime agricultural land" is now preserved and under ownership of a third-generation family farming business, thanks to a low-interest business loan facilitated recently through the nonprofit Adams County Economic Development Corporation and funded by the Department of Community and Economic Development , with coordination by the Adams County Agricultural Land Preservation Office.

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  15. Franklin County Penn State Extension workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... 2, make-and-take class; $10, plus $15 for container and supplies. Home water, septic system: 1-3 p.m. May 19, Adams County Extension Office, 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Suite 204, Gettysburg; free basic water testing for the first 30 registrants, ...

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  16. Big kids' toys at York's Cabin Fever ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    ... sat behind the painted figurines on a merry go round and managed the controls that sent it spinning. At 83, the Adams County resident has been carving since 1986, but start focusing on carousels by 1992. Each little figure, from horse to rabbits and ...

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  17. Man shot by state trooper after standoff at prison diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... says 31-year-old Jess Leipold was pronounced dead Friday afternoon. Leipold was shot Thursday afternoon at Adams County Prison. Authorities say Leipold was dressed in camouflage when he rode his bicycle to the prison near Gettysburg and displayed a ...

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  18. Commissioners' JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | People's Defender

    The Board of Adams County Commissioners met in regular session on March 30 with the following members present: Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, and Paul Worley. Clerk Becky Brodt was also present.

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  19. Looking back: Tragedy averted at Adams County prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Evening Sun

    The Adams County Adult Correctional Facility in Straban Township has an abundance of open grassy knolls and wide roads winding toward the entrance. On some days, guards might be in the parking lot, dolling out friendly nods to those headed inside.

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  20. Man Shot By State Trooper After Standoff At Pennsylvania Prison DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... that 31-year-old Jess Leipold was pronounced dead at 2:40 p.m. Friday after being shot Thursday afternoon at Adams County Prison. Authorities said Leipold, dressed in camouflage, rode his bicycle to the prison near Gettysburg and displayed a gun to ...

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