Adams County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Mountain lion sightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | York Dispatch

    ... cases people mistake animals such as bobcats, fishers and house cats for cougars, he said. In the Fairfield, Adams County, area, a large house cat was mistaken for a mountain lion on several occasions in recent years, Lau said. No roadkill: The lack ...

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  2. Thompson/Perry debate: Affordable Care Act, minimum wage and immigration reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... the debate at Nicarry Meetinghouse at Cross Keys Village - The Brethren Home Community in Oxford Township, Adams County. Thompson said the Affordable Care Act was "working," because "26 million Americans now have affordable health care" and children ...

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  3. Barlow signs with Mount Joy Township for fire servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Evening Sun

    ... icials opposed a 0.25-mill fire tax suggested from an 2013 independent study of volunteer emergency services in Adams County.

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  4. Barlow signs with Mount Joy for fire servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Evening Sun

    ... opposed a 0.25-mill fire tax suggested from an 2013 independent study of volunteer emergency services in Adams County. PITTSBURGH (AP) - A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker has been sentenced to ...

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  5. Linda Thompson, U.S. Rep. Scott Perry to have second debate: live coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | PennLive.com

    U.S. Rep. Scott Perry and former Harrisburg Mayor Linda D. Thompson debate Friday at the Sprint Performance Studio at iHeart Media Studios in Susquehanna Twp., moderated by WHP580 talk show host Ken Matthews. Perry and Thompson will have their second debate tonight in Adams County.

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  6. Hatfield Meats chairman to address prayer breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Evening Sun

    GETTYSBURG >> Clemens Family Corp. CEO and Hatfield Quality Meats Chairman Philip Clemens will speak during the 14th annual Adams County Community Prayer Breakfast at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the Wyndham Gettysburg. Originally founded in 1895 by John C. Clemens, The Clemens Family Corp. is deeply rooted in core values: ethics, integrity and stewardship.

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  7. 4-H Leaders receive awards at banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Those recognized and their respective clubs included, front row, from left, Elizabeth Fair, Upper Adams; Shirley Heltibridle, BBQ; Carol Rex, Upper Adams; Laura Klunk, New Oxford; and Wendy Stoner, Craft; back row, Bertha Ludwig, York Springs; Joanne Clowney, Barlow; Kim Black, Upper Adams; Larry Feeser Jr., Swine & Goat; Gerald Livelsberger, New Oxford; and Kathy Raber, Seeing Eye Puppy. Adams County 4-H members and leaders were honored at the annual Adams County 4-H Leaders Banquet and Achievement Night at the Agriculture & Natural Resources Center in Gettysburg.

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  8. Prince of Peace makes donation to Adams County Habitat For HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Evening Sun

    One of 14 covenant churches, The Memorial Church of the Prince of Peace, Gettysburg, recently gifted the nonprofit Adams County Habitat for Humanity with a 1,000 donation. Front row, from left, are: Pete Ricker, president, Adams County Habitat for Humanity; Bill Tyson, vice president; The Rev.

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  9. Chronic wasting disease found in 10th deer on a Pennsylvania deer farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... like elk and moose, was first discovered in Pennsylvania in 2012 in a deer in an enclosure in New Oxford, Adams County. Chronic wasting disease is caused by something called a prion, which remains viable in the soil for at least 15 years. It attacks ...

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  10. Adams County man charged with assault after altercation with neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Evening Sun

    A York Springs Borough man is charged with simple assault after an altercation between neighbors on Oct. 17, Pennsylvania State Police said. Joshua Garretson, 32, was arrested after allegedly exiting his residence with a handgun during a verbal argument with his neighbors in the 100 block of Harrisburg Street, police said.

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  11. Fairfield parents call for ouster of school board presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | ABC 27

    An Adams County school board president has kept his job despite a public outcry over his racially-charged YouTube videos. The Fairfield Area School Board voted Monday night to retain president Charles Rigler despite a petition with 600 signatures that sought his termination.

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  12. Pa. bill to crack down on metal theft sent to governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in Adams County. A driver was arrested this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in ...

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  13. State vehicle auction set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in Adams County. A driver was arrested this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in ...

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  14. Parents attend meeting following school closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in Adams County. Authorities say a rifle-carrying man with a mud-covered face spotted in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains is believed to be the ...

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  15. Adams County parents demand school board president resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WPMT-TV York

    The president of the Fairfield Area School Board is facing opposition from parents after controversial videos were recently discovered on YouTube. Many parents want him to resign, saying he is a poor role model for kids and unfit to be president.

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  16. U.S. Route 15 reopened after State Police pursuit in Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    WE'RE LIVE IN SWIFTWATER. AND IN MONROE COUNTY. STATE POLICE SAY SHOTS WERE FIRED IN ADAMS COUNTY.

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  17. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in Adams County. A driver was arrested this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in ...

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  18. Pistorius gets 5 years for death of girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in Adams County. A driver was arrested this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in ...

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  19. Route 15 reopened after police chase in Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | York Dispatch

    Route 15 northbound near the accident site is closed, Adams County 911 confirmed. The closure runs from about where Routes 30 and 15 intersect to about where Route 15 meets Route 394, according to 511pa.com.

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  20. Governor gets bill to expand use of body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... this afternoon after he fled a traffic stop and rammed state police cars during a pursuit on Route 15 in Adams County. Authorities say a rifle-carrying man with a mud-covered face spotted in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains is believed to be the ...

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