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Police log: Aug 24 – Retail Thefts, Hit and Runs, Burglaries

Police report a number of minor and not-so-minor crimes recently.

Bicyclist Airlifted to Trauma Center After Being Hit by Car

CHAMBERSBURG (Aug. 24. 2019) -- A bicyclist was airlifted to Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill late last night after being hit by a car. Police did not...
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CADC Reports Community Impact and Looks Toward Future

Chambersburg Area Development Corporation’s net worth was $13.1 million as of the end of 2018.

Deed Transfers for August 11th to August 17th, 2019

Listed below in the PDF Embedded Document is the Deed Transfers for Franklin County Pennsylvania from August 11th to August 17th, 2019.
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Trojans Begin Season with Promise of Gridiron Dominance

Last night the Trojans destroyed the Greencastle-Antrim Blue Devils in convincing fashion through their dominating run game

Mont Alto Men’s Soccer Launches First-Ever Goal-a-Thon Fundraiser

The Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer program is organizing it's first-ever Goal-a-Thon fundraiser this fall that will take place through the entirety of the regular season.
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We are excited and have so much planned for our youth this year

Waynesboro to Host an eCycling Event

The Borough of Waynesboro and Waste Management (WM), are hosting an eCycling event Sept. 28.

New Voting Machines will be Ready for November Elections

Franklin County Commissioners approved a recommendation from the County's Election Board to purchase new election equipment from Election Systems and Software LLC (ES&S).

CASD Celebrates Students as New School Year Starts

Local schools and students celebrated the first day of the 2019-20 school year in a very special way Thursday.

Waynesboro Police: Play It Safe at Bus Stops

Your friendly local police officers want to make sure parents and students are safe this year as they start back to school.
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Six Degrees of Shippensburg: 6 Artifacts, 6 Sites

Six Degrees of Separation is the theory that everyone on Earth can be linked to each other through a chain of six people.

Stories of SHAPE: The Last 20 Years

The community celebrates SHAPE’s 20th anniversary in September with art.

Penn State Announces Huge Solar Project

Penn State University kicks off the state's biggest solar energy project here next month.

Consumer Review: Kool Splash Water Slide by Intex

We like this toy. It is big, has a water sprayer for the slide and a landing pad at the bottom to prevent hitting the wall on the way into the water.

Big News: FCFP Is Now a Part of Lion Publishers

This week we were accepted as a member of LION Publishers, the nation’s only association dedicated to Local Independent Online News publishers.

Letter to the Editor: Thanking Voters in Chambersburg’s Third Ward

Now that the primary election results are official, I want to thank voters in Chambersburg’s Third Ward for their bipartisan support.

A Very Strawberry Stuffed French Toast

This sweet treat will delight your tastebuds with this Strawberry Stuffed French Toast recipe.

New Orleans Style Cajun Chicken

New Orleans is famous for its seafood, gumbo and its hot cajun spice mix. In this recipe, we dry rub chicken breasts with a hot cajun spice mix cooked to tender perfection in a foil pouch with shrimp, potatoes, bell peppers, mushrooms, and onions.
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Giant Yard Sale for Missions

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Aug 25: Jazz Festival

The annual jazz festival spotlights top professional artists with stellar performances that light up the outdoor stage with hot summer jazz.
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Obituary: Alice E. Kochenour (Nickelson) 1934 ~ 2019

Alice E. (Nickelson) Kochenour, a resident of Brookview (Menno Haven), formerly of 310 Roxbury Road, Shippensburg, departed this life on the evening of Wednesday, August 21, 2019.


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