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Cathy Dusman Speaks Out About Exit From CASD

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Cathy Dusman was “extremely surprised” to hear her contract with Chambersburg Area School District was not going to be renewed when first told about it a few days before it appeared on a school board agenda last month.

Police Log: Criminal Mischief, Shoplifting, Scam

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Area police investigated a variety of crimes recently, from criminal mischief to retail theft to scams.

Walker Retires From F&M Trust, Franklin Financial Board

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Local attorney Martha Walker retired as director of the board for F&M Trust and Franklin Financial Services Corporation after 40 years of service.

Missing Teen Found, Safe and Sound

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A Chambersburg boy missing since Jan. 10 has been located and is safe, Chambersburg police said today.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History On Jan. 22nd

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Take a look back at Franklin County’s history through news and photos that appeared in local newspapers 25, 50, and 100 years ago on Jan. 22nd.

Chambersburg Man Charged With 85 Counts in Check Cashing Fraud

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A Chambersburg man faces 85 separate felony charges in connection with a check-cashing fraud scheme involving at least nine other people.

Police Log: Vehicle Theft, Domestic Violence, DUI and Drug Arrests

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Local police have been kept busy investigating thefts, drunken customers and a variety of other incidents recently.

The General’s Jalapeño Bacon Cheese Ball

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This easy to make cheesy delight will tickle the taste buds of everyone. With a creamy base, this cheese ball is loaded with crisp smokey bacon, spicy jalapenos, delicious olives & sharp cheddar cheese.

It’s Tax Time Again, Is Your 2019 Tax Return Ready?

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Franklin County taxpayers can begin filing their 2019 tax year returns later this month but don't let that stop you from preparing your return.

Kryshell Gordy Named PSAC Eastern Division Women’s Basketball Defensive Athlete of...

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Shippensburg University junior forward Kryshell Gordy (Chester, Pa./Ursuline Academy (Del.)) is this week’s Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Women’s Basketball Defensive Athlete of the Week.

Ariel Jones Named PSAC Eastern Division Women’s Basketball Athlete of the...

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Shippensburg University junior guard Ariel Jones (Lebanon, Pa./Cedar Crest) was named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Women’s Basketball Athlete of the Week

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History On Jan. 21st

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Take a look back at Franklin County’s history through news and photos that appeared in local newspapers 25, 50, and 100 years ago on Jan. 21st.

Mont Alto Men’s Basketball Survive Road Test at DuBois

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Penn State Mont Alto men's basketball team didn't put away a pesky PSU DuBois squad until the last two minutes of the game Friday as the visitors held on for the 65-58 win.

PSMA Women’s Basketball Picks Up Second Straight Win

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The Penn State Mont Alto women's basketball team picked up a hard fought road victory Friday night against PSU DuBois. PSUMA produced a strong third quarter as they won by a 58-49 final.

Cairn Highlanders Rally to Down Wilson Phoenix

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Wilson’s men's basketball team took on Cairn University‘s Highlanders Sunday in another Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) matchup.

SU Women’s Basketball Notches Key Road Win at Seton Hill

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The Shippensburg University women’s basketball team put four players in double figures Sunday and used a key momentum-shifting run in the first half to ultimately defeat Seton Hill

SU Men’s Basketball Wins on the Road at Seton Hill

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Five Shippensburg University men’s basketball team players scored 11 points each Sunday in a 73-57 victory over Seton Hill.

Wilson Phoenix Prevail Over Cairn Highlanders

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Wilson College’s women's basketball team hosted Cairn University’s Highlanders Sunday in a Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) matchup.

Police Log: Crashes, Thefts, Wanted Persons and a Firearms Violation

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Area police looking for a suspect who vandalized a car this weekend and has made an arrest for public intoxication and firearms violations.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History On Jan. 20th

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Take a look back at Franklin County’s history through news and photos that appeared in local newspapers 25, 50, and 100 years ago on Jan. 20th.

Obituary: Leonard Richard “Lenny” Baker

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Leonard Richard “Lenny” Baker, 74, of Upper Strasburg, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at his home.

Completing the Census is Easier Than Ever

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Big changes are coming to this year’s census, and it isn’t a citizenship question. Instead, it’s the addition of a new way of submitting data for the 2020 census.

SU Wrestling Claims One Victory at 2020 KU Duals

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The Shippensburg University wrestling team returned to action Saturday with competition at the 2020 Kutztown University Duals.

NSA & Microsoft Recommend Updating Windows 10

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The U.S. National Security Agency released a Cybersecurity Advisory urging users of Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system to patch a potentially serious vulnerability.

Police Log: Assaults, Thefts and Vehicle Crashes

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Area police have investigated a number of assaults, burglary, theft and a vehicle crash in recent days.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History On Jan. 19th

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Take a look back at Franklin County’s history through news and photos that appeared in local newspapers 25, 50, and 100 years ago on Jan. 19th.

Pets Of The Week: Bonnie, Conan and Petri

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CVAS encourages anyone interested in bringing a four-legged friend into their home to check out the wonderful animals available for adoptions at the shelter.

Local Author’s Newest Book Benefits Reins of Rhythm Program

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Local author Sue James is strongly supportive of the work of Shippensburg’s Reins of Rhythm program.

Reins of Rhythm: Making the World a Better Place For Kids

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What if there were a place where you could take your kids so they could get the full benefit of interacting with horses for a fraction of the cost of owning one? No boarding, feeding, farrier, or vet costs; just the petting, riding, grooming and fun.

Progress Update: Court Facility Improvement Project

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The multi-faceted Franklin County Court Facility Improvement project is progressing on schedule and continues to be within budget according to Project Manager John Hart.

Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School Designated a Title I Distinguished School

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Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School has been designated a Title I Distinguished School for the 2019-2020 school year.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History On Jan. 18th

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Take a look back at Franklin County’s history through news and photos that appeared in local newspapers 25, 50, and 100 years ago on Jan. 18th.

Police Log: Hit and Run, Burglary, Theft, Crime

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Area police are investigating a number of crimes, including thefts, crashes, a burglary and a fairly innovative retail theft case.

Chambersburg Police Looking For Missing Teen

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The Chambersburg Police Department is requesting assistance in locating William Creech II, 15, who has been missing for a week.

Medicare Counseling Program Helps Participants Save Money

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Over 600 area senior citizens and individuals with disability took advantage of free face-to-face counseling services offered by APPRISE program volunteers and staff from the Franklin County Area Agency on Aging (FCAAA).

WellSpan Adams Cancer Center Earns COC Accreditation

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WellSpan Adams Cancer Center and Gettysburg Hospital earned a three-year accreditation by the Commission on Cancer. CoC is a program of the American College of Surgeons.

McGrath Named 2019 Chief Probation Officer of the Year

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Franklin County’s Chief Juvenile Probation Officer, Kathleen “Kati” McGrath, is Pennsylvania’s 2019 Chief Probation Officer of the Year.

Diaper Depot: Kindness – A Universal Language

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June of 2015 marked a unique “beginning of giving” at the Central Presbyterian Church in downtown Chambersburg.

WellSpan Touts It’s Community Involvement: ‘It’s What Neighbors Do’

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WellSpan Health provided more than $221 million in community benefits to southcentral Pennsylvania last year. That's according to the health provider's 2019 Community Benefit Report.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History On Jan. 17th

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Take a look back at Franklin County’s history through news and photos that appeared in local newspapers 25, 50, and 100 years ago on Jan. 17th.
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Police Log: Criminal Mischief, Shoplifting, Scam

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Area police investigated a variety of crimes recently, from criminal mischief to retail theft to scams.