8 hrs ago
Kingsdale Fire Co. dissolves
A Germany Township volunteer fire company had its charter revoked and was dissolved, according to an order filed in the Adams County Orphans' Court.
12 hrs ago
York Springs man charged with Workersa Comp fraud
A York Springs man is charged with fraud after authorities say he lied on his workers' compensation claims.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Rotary Club collecting school supplies for needy
LITTLESTOWN >> The Rotary Club of Littlestown will be collecting school supplies and funds to purchase school supplies for needy students in the Littlestown Area School District now through Aug. 17. There will be drop off boxes at Kennie's Markets, Ace Hardware, Breighner's Tire, YMCA, ACNB, Hull's, Adamik Insurance and La Bella's Restaurant.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
ACAC to hold summer art camps for kids beginning Aug. 4
GETTYSBURG >> The Adams County Arts Council summer camp season is winding down but there are still opportunities to enjoy a week of art and creativity at the ACAC's Arts Education Center.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Adams County spraying for mosquitoes in Bonneauville and Mount Pleasant Wednesday
ADAMS COUNTY >> The Adams County Conservation District's West Nile Virus Program will conduct an ultra-low volume mosquito control operation in Bonneauville Borough and Mount Pleasant Township on Wednesday, July 30, beginning around sunset using a truck mounted sprayer.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
More mosquito samples test postive for West Nile Virus, most in Cumberland County
The Pennsylvania West Nile Control Program says 27 mosquito samples test positive for West Nile Virus.
U.S. Rep. Scott Perry announces bill for national legalization of medical marijuana oil for seizures
U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, R-York County, is introducing legislation to legalize medical marijuana oil for treatment of epilepsy.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Adams County barn fire loss estimated at $250,000
Cause of a Adams County barn fire that destroyed an estimated $250,000 worth of inventory in an equestrian business Saturday is believed to be electrical, said the Hampton Fire Company chief.
The York Daily Record
Families at Project Big Love 717 event given gifts of food, clothing, ...
From left, Christa Lees of East Pennsboro Township helps her son Conor, 5, put on his new shoes as Christian, 7, and Angelina, 10, each try on a pair of shoes and Lennon, 7, awaits his new pair at Project Big Love 717, a free back-to-school event that was the result of collaboration among Dillsburg-area churches, business and citizens, held ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Three-month road closure planned in Straban Township
A stretch of road in Straban Township will close for a bridge repair at the end of July, according to the state's Department of Transportation.
180 bands set to rock Gettysburg
A three-day music festival will kick off Aug. 8 in Adams County, bringing 180 bands to Gettysburg from 14 states and Washington.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Servpro observes decade providing fire and water restoration
Servpro of Gettysburg/Adams County has been providing fire and water damage restoration to area homes and businesses for over 11 years, said owner Kenneth VanHoutte who bought the franchise in 2003 with his wife Pamela.
Pair lied about cancer treatments to obtain money from church, state police say
Jessica Louise Bentzel has been charged with lying to a church about needing money for cancer treatments in order to obtain $180, state police in Gettysburg said.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
State awards $13,000 to Adams County fire departments
Four Adams County fire departments will receive more than $13,000 in state grants for protection against forest and brush fires.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Historical society raises funds for New Oxford railroad depot purchase
The New Oxford Area Historical Society has appointed a committee to spearhead a fundraising initiative that could help the borough purchase the 1.03-acre property in the future, said Anita Kennedy-Muccino, secretary of the society.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Franklin County area police log
UNION TOWNSHIP, ADAMS COUNTY >> Ten firearms were stolen from a Union Township home on Sunday, according to Pennsylvania State Police, Gettysburg.
Hearing aid fitter shut down in Hanover, New Oxford
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane announced today that a preliminary injunction has been issued prohibiting Timothy J. Rooney of New Oxford from the sale, fitting or adjustment of hearing aids.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Not alone: Group supports young breast cancer survivors
Each woman has a unique story, but they all have one goal: helping young women with breast cancer.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Adams County Heritage Festival looking for vendors
GETTYSBURG >> Applications are now being invited from food vendors, craft vendors and non-profit organizations for the twenty-third annual Adams County Heritage Festival, to take place Sunday, September 21 from noon to five at the Gettysburg Recreation Park, Long Lane.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
PennDOT: Route 116 in Bonneauville could reopen in October
Since March, motorists commuting between Gettysburg and Hanover have had to take a seven-mile detour around a closed section of Route 116.