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AN OVERNIGHT HOUSE EXPLOSION IN FRANKLIN COUNTY HAS SENT TWO PEOPLE TO THE HOSPITAL.
Manheim Township police said they filed a criminal complaint against 28-year-old Jordan C. Hogentogler of Marietta for an incident Aug. 6. An officer tried to stop Hogentogler for a traffic violation on New Holland Avenue at Route 30, but police said he failed to stop and entered Route 30 where he sped away at a high rate of speed while weaving in ... (more)
Abigail is one of the more than 30 cats who were rescued from a Lebanon home that was condemned in July.
In response to the Aug. 19 editorial, I am surprised that the basic facts regarding Gov. Corbett's record of protecting the environment for future generations, as previously reported in your paper, were omitted.
HAGERSTOWN, MD. >> Maryland State Police are searching for a vehicle involved in a drive-by shooting that occurred in the 20000 block of Jefferson Boulevard, near Yingling's Golf Course, between Wednesday and Thursday.
Patrick McShea, an educator with the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, pulled open a shallow metal drawer in one of the specimen cabinets of the museum's extinct bird collection.
CHAMBERSBURG >> Due to an increase in offenders requiring a specific type of supervision, Franklin County Adult Probation has been taking steps to handles the changes.
SHIPPENSBURG >> Southampton Township supervisors and U.S. Xpress are at odds about whether the trucking company can make its parking lot bigger in Franklin County.
CHAMBERSBURG >> Calvin Eugene Taylor Jr. was one of two sexual offenders to enter into a plea agreement during Wednesday's mandatory arraignments in front of Franklin County Judge Carol Van Horn.
The Department of Environmental Protection on Monday reported eight mosquito samples testing positive in Cumberland County -- East Pennsboro, Hopewell and Middlesex townships and the boroughs of New Cumberland and Lemoyne -- and five in Franklin County -- Chambersburg and Greene, Hamilton and Washington townships.
CHAMBERSBURG >> The county is looking to budget more money for autopsies in response to an upswing in drug-related deaths.
CHAMBERSBURG >> A preliminary hearing for a Chambersburg teen charged with homicide was postponed from its scheduled Tuesday time until September, according to Franklin County District Attorney Matt Fogal.
CHAMBERSBURG >> The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Franklin County increased to 4.9 percent in July, up three-tenths of a percentage point over the month.
Pennsylvania State Police, McConnellsburg, said Amanda L. Morningstar, 21, was driving north on Pa.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:10 pm
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