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4 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Riding club plans benefit show Aug. 2

GETTYSBURG >> The Gettysburg Riding Club Inc. wrapped up its series of Blue and Gray horse shows recently.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA, Littlestown, PA

8 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Ready for Gettysburg Bike Week?

Bill Emig, of Gettysburg, rests on his Harley Davidson Road King at the Granite Hill Campground while event organizers and vendors were preparing for Bike Week in 2012.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Evening Sun

Littlestown families heading to El Salvador on missions trip

Matt Conn, 49, of Conewago Township, Adams County, dropped off school supplies to a local village on his last trip to El Salvador.

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Related Topix: Littlestown, PA, World News, El Salvador, Canada, Biglerville, PA

Evening Sun

Storm causes devastation in some Adams County communities

Cross Keys Village groundskeepers clean up debris earlier Wednesday morning from last night's storm.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Hailstorm, Weather

ABC 27

34,000 still without power in central Pa.

More than 34,000 thousand utility customers in south-central Pennsylvania remained without electricity late this morning as the result of Tuesday night's storms.

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Related Topix: York County, PA, Lebanon County, PA, Cumberland County, PA, Dauphin County, PA, Lancaster County, PA

University City Review

Fixes possible for Pennsylvania's small games of chance debacle

Barry Zeigler, owner of the Midway Tavern in Adams County, since the 1980s has lobbied for bars to offer small games of chance.

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Related Topix: Franklin, PA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Evening Sun

Pounding rain, wind rips through Adams County

Cracked branches on a large tree on Washington Street in Hanover. Several trees were damaged with this storm.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, McSherrystown, PA

The York Daily Record

Day 1 of testimony in Adams murder-for-hire trial

If Lance Greenawalt found someone else willing to kill the judge, Bryce said it would have been on his conscience, he testified in court Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Camp Hill, PA, Cumberland County, PA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

York Dispatch

Police: DNA links 2005 burglary to Maryland man

A Maryland man faces burglary and related charges after DNA evidence linked him to a 2005 burglary at an Adams County archery club, state police say.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA

Evening Sun

Gettysburg Riding Club Blue and Gray Horse Show Winner

The Gettysburg Riding Club finished up its' Blue and Gray horse shows recently with a special class, The Adams County Pleasure Class.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA, Littlestown, PA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Evening Sun

Murder-for-hire trial begins Tuesday for Adams County man

A jury trial for an Adams County man charged with plotting to kill a judge will begin Tuesday morning in Carlisle.

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Related Topix: Carlisle, PA, Camp Hill, PA

Evening Sun

DUI checkpoints planned during Gettysburg Bike Week

Adams County police will conduct sobriety checkpoints during Gettysburg's Bike Week, according to a release from the Center for Traffic Safety.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA, York County, PA

Sun Jul 06, 2014

WPMT-TV York

Battle Re-Enactment in Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1st - 3rd, 1863. Those three days and their impact on American history being brought back to life on the battlefield this weekend.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA, History in the News

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Evening Sun

Scavenger hunt connects Gettysburg businesses with community

Residents and visitors alike can test their observation skills Aug. 2 at the Adams County Arts Council's first scavenger hunt.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Evening Sun

DEP cites Adams County wineries

Two Adams County wineries have responded in different ways to wastewater citations from the state's Department of Environmental Protection.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Benton, PA, Agriculture, Science

Evening Sun

Adams County SPCA raises money for expansion

Adams County SPCA officials kicked off their Raise the Woof campaign this week to raise money for a renovation and expansion to its Straban Township animal shelter.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

ABC 27

Pa. officials urge fireworks safety

Pennsylvania officials are reminding people to follow the law and safety recommendations when enjoying fireworks during their Fourth of July celebrations.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA, Dauphin County, PA

Chambersburg Public Opinion

More charges filed against Orrtanna man in alleged sex assault

Police said Terry Lee Powell, 45, Orrtanna, had additional charges filed against him stemming from an alleged sexual assault investigation from June 14 in Franklin Township, Adams County.

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Related Topix: Orrtanna, PA, Opinion

ABC 27

Some schools opting out of lunch program

Beginning this month, the National School Lunch Program regulations are getting more strict.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Fresh Air Kids arrive for week-long summer fun

Public Opinion Gifty Afrifa, of the Bronx, New York City, meets Althea Martin of Shippensburg and her new Franklin County family as part of the Fresh Air program on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Shippensburg, PA, Franklin County, PA, Chambersburg, PA, Waynesboro, PA, Opinion

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