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  1. Weedon Trial: Defense presents case, argues teen made up accusationsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... testimony, Smith finished his presentation of evidence by playing two videos of interviews of the girl with Franklin County Children and Youth Services. In the videos, the girl can be seen hunched over, constantly kneading her fingers. She's quiet, ...

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  2. Franklin County area police logRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... report on the same day from officials at Corning Credit Union, 405 Wayne Ave. Chambersburg Police and Franklin County Sheriff's Department responded, and determined Coulter had an active bench warrant. A search revealed that Coulter possessed a ...

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  3. Up, Up & Away @ Summer Sky Fest in Greencastle, PARead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Green Grove Gardens at I-81, Exit 5 in Greencastle is holding a hot air balloon festival on July 25 through July 27. It is definitely one of the memorable events in Franklin County! It is so lovely when balloon after balloon takes to the skies over farmland and mountain peaks.

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  4. Franklin County academy prepares teens to be firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    Franklin County's Jr. firefighters get dress for a training exercise at the Franklin County Public Safety Training Center on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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  5. Another tropical disease joins a spreading West Nile virusRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... mosquito-borne illness. West Nile virus so far this season has been found in mosquitoes collected in seven Franklin County municipalities. The Borough of Chambersburg and the townships of Guilford and Southampton were added to the list on Thursday. ...

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  6. School Teacher Enoch Brown and Ten Students Perish In School House...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Delaware tribesmen at a frontier schoolhouse, near Greencastle. Today, the site is Enoch Brown Park, where Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites you to experience the history of 250 years ago. In 1764, when Enoch Brown lived in Franklin County PA, ...

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  7. Sexual assault case hinges on teen's testimonyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... of children in that incident, and was sentenced to between nine months and three years of imprisonment at Franklin County Jail. The alleged victim testified that over the years, she was afraid that no one would believe her, and if she told anyone ...

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  8. Project Big Love to give free sneakers, backpacks in Dillsburg Saturday.Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    ... in need the necessary resources for the back-to-school season. The event is modeled after a project in Franklin County, which gave more than 2,500 people free backpacks, shoes and haircuts last August. The event has more than 375 volunteers from ...

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  9. Campaign spending reports dueRead the original story

    Yesterday | OttawaHerald.com

    ... or county candidate who receives any contribution of $300 or more by July 31. The reports are public record. Franklin County candidate reports will be available for review in the county election office, which is the county clerk's office at the ...

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  10. Fire breaks out near firefighter training eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A building fire broke out Wednesday at Dave's Truck Repair and Towing at 3095 Molly Pitcher Highway south of Chambersburg while junior fire fighters were training next door at the Franklin County Public Safety Training Center.

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  11. Waynesboro man reaches 31 gallons of donated bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... stopped since, and tries to recruit other blood donors to help save lives. Ed is the leading blood donor in Franklin County and was featured in Ripley's Believe It or Not! column in the August 2012 issue of The Record Herald. Ed's wife, Delores, has ...

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  12. Peters Township has another West Nile positiveRead the original story

    Wednesday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... positive for West Nile virus, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced Tuesday. Franklin County has had five samples test positive this season - two in Peters and one each in Quincy, Greene and Hamilton townships. Some ...

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  13. Bates/My Turn: Do some energy mathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Recorder

    ... but it is real. Will you stop driving? No. Will you advocate banning all forms of motorized vehicles from Franklin County? No. Yet, there are many people around here who would like to ban a proposed pipeline that runs through certain western Mass. ...

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  14. NC: Raleigh Mayor Says NC Senate Bill Would Hurt Wake's Power to Handle GrowthRead the original story

    Wednesday | Mass Transit

    ... of Wake County?" Stein said. Sen. Chad Barefoot, a Wake Forest Republican whose district includes rural Franklin County along with parts of Wake, voted to move the bill out of committee but said he had not decided how he will vote on the Senate ...

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  15. Senate bill would hurt Wake's power to handle growth, McFarlane saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | News Observer

    ... of Wake County?" Stein said. Sen. Chad Barefoot, a Wake Forest Republican whose district includes rural Franklin County along with parts of Wake, voted to move the bill out of committee but said he had not decided how he will vote on the Senate ...

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  16. Civic digest: Alumni & Friends car show, Patriot FCU cash donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... specialist and Scoop-A-Palooza volunteer, presented the check to Robin Harmon, the chamber's Leadership Franklin County coordinator, and Noel Purdy, the chamber foundation's executive director. Tricia Baney, a Patriot employee and Class of 2014 ...

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  17. County hires firm to post land records onlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... said. The website would allow the public to access information on the approximately 74,000 land parcels in Franklin County. The information is public record and currently accessible in the tax assessment office. On the new website, a basic portal ...

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  18. Waynesboro man hits 31st gallon mark of donated bloodRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... since, and is always recruiting other blood donors to help save lives. Ed is the leading blood donor in Franklin County and was featured in Ripley's Believe It or Not! column in the August 2012 issue of The Record Herald. Ed's wife Delores, has ...

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  19. Chambersburg Uses Fiber Optics Cable to Improve TrafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | TMCnet

    ... traffic flow, Chambersburg traffic department has planned to install fiber optic cable. The bulk of Franklin County's four-year transportation plan includes the Bridge fixes, highway repaving and engineering for an Interstate 81 exit in Guilford ...

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  20. Young Republican chair Josh Bussard leaves groupRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG>> Josh Bussard, former chairman of the Franklin County Young Republicans, has left the group and registered as a Libertarian.

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