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Franklin County’s history on July 12th

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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 July 12th.

Central Penn Field Hockey: 2020 Club of year

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Last winter CPFH’s top U12 and U19 club teams placed second and third in the nation at the USA Field Hockey Indoor National Championships.

Ida L. Showaker obituary 1925~2020

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Ida will be remembered as a wonderful mother and grandmother, who was very dedicated in helping care for and looking after all of her grandchildren.

Marlyn E. Kruger obituary 1931~2020

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A US Air Force veteran, Marlyn served honorably during the Korean War. He was employed at the H.J. Heinz Company for over 18 years and later at Knouse Foods for 15 years until his retirement in 1993.

Shelton A. Miller 1965~2020

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Shelton loved to play and follow basketball, baseball and football, especially the Washington Redskins and the North Carolina Tarheels

Road work postponed in Chambersburg

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Chambersburg has postponed several road work projects until next year. Borough roads scheduled for reconstruction this summer and...

Franklin County’s history on July 11th

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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 July 11th.

Remembering Ted Alexander

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Using everything in his power, he planted seeds of recognition and worked to make the public understand the importance of this place in American history.

Harry D. Timbrook 1933~2020

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He was a member of the Chambersburg Bible Church and enjoyed spending time with his family; working on his farm in West Virginia; and golfing.

Meet Chocolate and Mayor, CVAS pets of the week

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Adoptions now take place by appointment only, and that has worked very well. Donors have also helped with supplies and money, something very necessary to provide for the shelter’s homeless animals.

Wolf vows to veto disaster resolution

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It would take a two-thirds majority of both chambers of the state legislature to override the governor’s disapproval. While some Democrats did break ranks to support the measure, the number falls well short of a veto-proof majority.

Biden, Pence tout economics

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Biden and Pence’s dueling campaign trips this week highlighted the importance of Pennsylvania’s role in the 2020 presidential race.

Tina Marie Reed 1966~2020

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Tina loved being around kids, babies, and family. She loved to travel and go on adventures.

Denice Jane (Shilling) Caouette obituary 1951~2020

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Services planned for later this month include a military honors ceremony in the funeral home parking lot.

Donald Elwood Wilhide obituary 1935~2020

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Mr. Wilhide had a great sense of humor and loved to laugh. An avid traveler, Donald enjoyed exploring different cultures and cuisines. He enjoyed reading, golf, bowling and most of all spending time with friends and family.

Franklin County’s history July 10th

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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 July 10th.

Sonyia Martina Gonzales 1960~2020

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Sonyia Martina Gonzales, 59, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in her home. Sonyia...

Waynesboro teen jailed in brother’s death

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The shooting happened during a game of “cops and robbers” while the teen and his brother were alone early Wednesday.

Verne Ray Baker obituary 1925~2020

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Verne enjoyed hunting, taking trips with his wife and woodworking. Of his many woodworking projects, the most well-known are the original Uncle Sam flag holders which decorate the Penn Hall streets on holidays.

Franklin County’s history July 9th

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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 July 9th.

WellSpan decision brings questions, petition to forefront

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As we reimagine this service, our vision includes bringing the talents of the two units together and continuing our longstanding and proud tradition of welcoming new babies into this world in a safe and compassionate environment.

Shirley Ann (Ware) Welty

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Shirley Ann (Ware) Welty, 83, a resident of Quincy Village and formerly of Waynesboro, PA, passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 in...

9-year-old shot by older brother

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Police were called to the family’s home on Cleveland Avenue in Waynesboro at just after 7 a.m. today. The younger boy was rushed to Waynesboro, where he died.

Chambersburg woman wanted by police

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Chambersburg police obtained an arrest warrant this week for Kynsey Rhea Branche, 21, Chambersburg. She is accused of hindering the apprehension of another defendant in the case.

Police investigating death of 9-year-old

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Police were dispatched to a Cleveland Avenue home at 7:15 a.m. today for a death investigation. The child was taken to Waynesboro Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Franklin County’s history on July 8th

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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 July 8th.

Louis James Gregorio Obituary 1948~2020

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Mr. Gregorio worked for a number of years in Health Care retiring from the Chambersburg Hospital. He enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren and Lionel Trains, planes, and WWII memorabilia.

Rhoda Jane Johnson Sichert

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Rhoda enjoyed music (listening, singing, and dancing) of all kinds from favorite gospel songs and hymns, to country/bluegrass, ballroom (especially polkas).

Police seek pair in disturbance, theft

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While he created a disturbance, the woman left the store by another door instead of the front entrance/exit. A small child left behind her carrying two beanie babies that were not paid for.

Richard E. Grove obituary 1928~2020

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Mr. Grove served in the United States Army as a paratrooper during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Letterkenny Army Depot in 1969.

Deed transfers June 29-July 3

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Deed Transfers for June 29-July 3 are public records and can be found in the Franklin County Register and Recorder’s office. They are published as a public service for our readers.

County’s birthing services to consolidate

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Waynesboro Hospital’s labor, delivery and inpatient pediatric services will relocate to Chambersburg Hospital this fall.

Franklin County’s history on July 7th

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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 July 7th.

Rile Edgar (“Ed”) Thacker obituary 1943~2020

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Ed was a true educator, both inside and outside the classroom or office. He spent most of his career in Fairfax County Public Schools

Greene Township bridge closes Tuesday

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A short detour will be in place using an unnamed side road and Route 30 during that time. A temporary traffic signal will be in place

Patricia A. Hammond Obituary 1937~2020

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She was a longtime member of the Grandpoint Church in Chambersburg. She enjoyed sewing, camping and loved cats.

Betty Jane (Bingaman) Rock Obituary 1935~2020

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She was employed as a waitress as well as a cook at various restaurants in the area. She retired in 1995.

Richard I. Hersh obituary 1935~2020

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Richard I. Hersh, 84, of Waynesboro, PA, passed away Saturday evening, July 4, 2020 in the Chambersburg Hospital.

Franklin County’s history July 6th

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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...

Lois A. (Minnich) Borzager obituary 1929~2020

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She was an avid reader, who enjoyed crossword puzzles, word searches, and spending time with her family. She also loved traveling to the beach and visiting historical landmarks.

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Franklin County’s history on July 12th

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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 July 12th.