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Gerald Thomas George ...

Gerald Thomas George, 59, of Chambersburg passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at home surrounded by his family.

Edwina L. Devore 1931 ~ 2019

Edwina L. Devore, 87, a resident of Menno Haven, formerly of Walnut Bottom, departed this life on the morning of Sunday, October...

Men’s Cross Country Wins Bloom U. Invitational

The Shippensburg University men's cross country team used a pack mentality Saturday to come away with a team victory at the Bloomsburg University Invitational on a score of 47 points, edging conference rivals including Kutztown and Gannon.

No. 6 SU Field Hockey Scores Three Unanswered to Best No....

The No. 6-ranked Shippensburg University field hockey team scored three unanswered goals in the second half Saturday, including the go-ahead tally with 3:48 to play, to defeat visiting No. 5 Kutztown by a 3-1 margin from Robb Sports Complex.

Women’s Swimming Completes Weekend at SCSU Tri-Meet

The Shippensburg University women's swimming team finished up a two-day weekend tri-meet against West Chester and host Southern Connecticut State on Saturday from New Haven.

Men’s Swimming Finishes Weekend With Split in Tri-Meet

The Shippensburg University men's swimming team Saturday completed its annual tri-meet against West Chester and host Southern Connecticut State with a split, defeating the host Owls but falling to the Golden Rams in competition from New Haven.

Wilson Women’s Volleyball Blows Past Cyclones

Wilson College women's volleyball team was in action today, for the second day in a row, as they traveled to take on the Cyclones of Centenary University in Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) play.

Wilson Women’s Soccer Blanked by Centenary

Wilson’s women's soccer hosted a Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) match against the Cyclones of Centenary University Saturday. The Cyclones (5-6-1, 5-0-0 CSAC) defeated the Phoenix (6-6-1, 1-3-0 CSAC) by a final score of 7-0.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History on October 14th

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 October 14th.

Gulgert Wins Bloom U. Invitational; Women’s Cross Country Places Fifth

Freshman Isabelle Gulgert won the Bloomsburg University Invitational on Saturday morning by 10 seconds as the Shippensburg University women's cross country team finished fifth in the team standings of the 6K race.

Wilson Men’s Soccer Surrenders to Giants

The Wilson College men's soccer team faced the Giants of Keystone College on the road in a Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) contest

Tennis Concludes Fall Season With Crossovers Against Clarion, IUP

The Shippensburg University women’s tennis team concluded its fall non-championship season Saturday with a pair of conference crossover matches against Clarion and IUP in competition held at Carlisle High School.

Shippensburg Football Drops Heartbreaker Late at Shepherd, 32-30

The Shippensburg football team held a 30-26 lead with 3:03 remaining Saturday but host Shepherd drove the length of the field and scored in the final minute to defeat the SU 32-30 in a riveting Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division showdown from Ram Stadium.

Red Raider Volleyball Knocks Off Clarion on the Road in Four...

The Red Raider volleyball team overcame dropping the first set on Saturday to win three straight sets and remain unbeaten in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) play, defeating host Clarion by set scores of 21-25, 25-17, 25-18 and 25-20.

Lowe’s Volunteers Give Time To Help Disabled Vets

Franklin County Veterans Affairs is partnering with five Lowe's Home Improvement stores to help local veterans. Over 100 Lowe's volunteers will be in town this month to build kennel runs for the county's Save-A-Vet, Save-A-Pet program.

Men’s Soccer Rallies to Earn 2-2 Draw at Slippery Rock

Shippensburg returns to divisional play at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday when it travels to Bloomsburg for a rematch with the Huskies. SU won the first meeting 2-1 at home back on September 18.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History on October 13th

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 October 13th.

Pets Of The Week: Hercules and Mystic

Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes.

Men’s Swimming Wins Pair of Events to Start Weekend in Connecticut

The Shippensburg University men’s swimming team claimed gold in a pair of events Friday night as it began competition in its annual tri-meet against West Chester and host Southern Connecticut State.

Women’s Swimming Starts Weekend at SCSU Tri-Meet

The Shippensburg University women’s swimming team started out a two-day weekend with competition in its annual tri-meet against West Chester and host Southern Connecticut State.

Phoenix Swept in Nonconference Finale

Wilson’s women's volleyball played host to the Gophers of Goucher College Friday in their final nonconference match of the season.

SU Volleyball Defeats Slippery Rock on the Road, 3-1

Shippensburg University’s volleyball team began its weekend road trip Friday night with a 3-1 victory in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) matchup at Slippery Rock by set scores of 25-23, 25-23, 26-28 and 25-17 from Morrow Field House.

Police: Beware Of Those Telephone Call Scams

Police are warning the public about a scam with a bit of a twist. Scammers are calling local residents pretending to be local police and demanding money to clear “charges” against them.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History on October 12th

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 October 12th.

Shippensburg University Athletics Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Class

Shippensburg University will be inducting six former athletes into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, October 18.

Mont Alto Men’s Soccer to Host Fundraiser Monday

Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer program is collaborating with the New Hope Shelter to raise money and support for the local organization.

Weekly Job Roundup: Friday, October 11th, 2019

Our weekly job roundup is a list of 32 full-time jobs, and 1 part-time job was found from October 3rd to October 11th.

Police Log: Warrants, Arrests, Assaults and Drugs

Today’s police log centers on mostly misdemeanor offenses, warrants were issued and arrests were made.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History on October 11th

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 October 11th.

New Business Spotlight: Chris’s Thrift Store

Chris Pollard, owner of Chris’s Thrift Store in Mercersburg, loves a bargain. When she opened her new store last week, she discovered many in this small community share that love.

Wilkes Stays Local for Breast-Cancer Journey

Just one month before her scheduled 2018 mammogram, WellSpan Summit Health employee Steph Wilkes felt something that didn’t seem right.

Maryland Men Accused of Trying to Kill PSP Officers

Two Maryland men are being held in Franklin County Jail without bail on attempted homicide charges.

Women’s Soccer Uses Late Rally to Defeat Mansfield in OT, 3-2

Shippensburg is off Saturday, returning to action next Wednesday at Bloomsburg.

Phoenix Women’s Volleyball Tops Cairn, 3-1

Wilson College‘s women's volleyball team squared off against the Highlanders of Cairn University Wednesday in a Colonial States Athletic Conference match.

Looking Back: Franklin County’s History on October 10th

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 October 10th.

Medical Emergency Caused Chambersburg Crash

The driver of a car involved in a crash on Stanley Avenue Wednesday morning suffered from a medical emergency just before the crash, according to Chambersburg police.

Police Release Shooting Suspect’s Photo

Pennsylvania State Police today released a photo of one of the two suspects wanted for questioning in last weekend’s homicide.

Madison Ford Secures PSUAC Runner of the Week Award

Mont Alto's Madison Ford (Fayetteville, Pa. / Chambersburg Area) became Penn State University Athletic Conference’s Runner of the Week for the third time today.

Community’s RotaryFest Will Complement Annual AppleFest

Rotary Club of Chambersburg will host the 2nd annual RotaryFest '19 Carnival Oct. 18-19 in Chambersburg.

Penn State Mont Alto Golf Team Finishes 14th at the USCAA...

Originally scheduled as a two-day tournament for Monday and Tuesday, the first day of the USCAA/PSUAC Championships was canceled due to inclement weather. The tournament was played as a one-day event on Tuesday. Penn State Mont Alto’s golf team finished 14th nationally and 6th in the PSUAC at the tournament.
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