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  1. Horse Trainer Pleads Guilty to Rigging RacesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | San Diego NewsCape

    A Central Pennsylvania thoroughbred horse trainer who races horses at Penn National Race Course in Grantville pled guilty in Dauphin County Court in Harrisburg yesterday to rigging races by administering drugs to horses on race day in violation of rules and regulations banning such treatment. The United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and the Dauphin County District Attorney's Office announced that David J. Wells, 50, Grantville, pled guilty before Court of Common Pleas Judge Deborah E. Curcillo to a charge of rigging publicly exhibited contests, in this case, thoroughbred races at Penn National Race Course.

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  2. Horse trainer pleads guilty to rigging racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Pocono Record

    A central Pennsylvania thoroughbred horse trainer who races horses at Penn National Race Course in Grantville pleaded guilty Tuesday in Dauphin County Court in Harrisburg to rigging races by administering drugs to horses on race day in violation of rules and regulations banning such treatment. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and the Dauphin County District Attorney's Office announced that David J. Wells, 50, of Grantville, pleaded guilty before Court of Common Pleas Judge Deborah E. Curcillo to a charge of rigging publicly exhibited contests, in this case, thoroughbred races at Penn National Race Course.

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  3. Trainer pleads guilty in Penn National horse doping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PennLive.com

    A horse trainer is facing sentencing in Dauphin County Court after pleading guilty to an accusation that he doped his steeds to enhance their performance at Penn National Race Course. The guilty plea David J. Wells, 50, of Grantville, entered Tuesday to a race-rigging charge comes little more than a year after his arrest following an investigation by state and Dauphin County officials and the FBI.

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    Wednesday Dec 17 | WPMT-TV York

    A Central Pennsylvania thoroughbred horse trainer who races horses at Penn National Race Course in Grantville plead guilty in Harrisburg Tuesday to rigging races by administering drugs to horses on race day in violation of rules and regulations banning such treatment. The United States Attorney's Office and the Dauphin County District Attorney's Office announced that David J. Wells, 50, Grantville, plead guilty to a charge of rigging publicly exhibited contests, in this case, thoroughbred races at Penn National Race Course.

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  5. October table game revenue down at Hollywood Casino, GrantvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Table games revenue was down last month at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course, according to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. Hollywood Casino posted revenue of $2,560,703 at 70 tables in October.

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  6. 12 jobs cut as Dauphin County commissioners outsource seniors' meals prepRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... equipment. Also, seven of the eight kitchen step box trucks will be auctioned Dec. 9 at Total Resource Auction in Grantville. One will be kept for county use. Commissioner Mike Pries, who said it was "time to make the move," was among the county ...

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  7. YWCA Greater Harrisburg receives state Supportive Housing AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | PennLive.com

    The YWCA of Greater Harrisburg on Nov. 18 was awarded the state's annual Supportive Housing Award for its program that provides Pennsylvania veterans with safe, quality rental housing and other services. Sponsored by the Department of Aging, Department of Public Welfare and the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, the award was presented during the 2014 Pennsylvania Veterans Forum held at the Holiday Inn in Grantville.

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  8. First Pennsylvania Parents Forum heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The first Pennsylvania Parents Forum, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Parents Panel Advisory Council in conjunction with the Department of Drug and Alcohol, was held on recently in Grantville. Gary Tennis, secretary of the Department, welcomed the audience of 70 attendees.

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  9. Wilma J. FersterRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... wife, Diane, of Boyertown, Michael Ferster and wife, Teri, of Enola, LouAnn Roberts and fiance, Wayne Smith, of Grantville, and Lisa Dressler and husband, Brian, of McAlisterville; five grandchildren, Allen Ferster and wife, Amy, Michael Ferster II ...

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  10. Warren lures Greenways, Trails SummitRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Times Observer

    ... year." The biennial event brings between 200 and 250 attendees, and has been held previously in Altoona, Grantville, Greensburg, Mechanicsburg, Pocono Manor , York and Franklin. In addition to the City of Warren, other committee members include John ...

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  11. Forum will address issues specific to veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | PennLive.com

    The Pennsylvania Departments of Public Welfare and of Military and Veterans Affairs are sponsoring the 2014 PA Veterans Forum 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Nov. 18-19 at the Holiday Inn Harrisburg/Hershey in Grantville. The forum is for veterans and their families, behavioral health administrators and clinicians, county human service administrators and professionals who work with veterans.

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  12. Midstate Mystery: Hit and run or homicide?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... a few days before Christmas in 1989, 20-year-old Chuck was partying with co-workers at the former Siler's Bar in Grantville. Police said he was drinking and apparently knocked over a piece of band equipment. An argument then turned physical and he ...

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  13. Brittany and Lyndon HesterRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... Pa.; a sister, Bayleigh Titus, Palmyra, Pa.; grandparents, Gary and Anna Gettler, Myerstown, Pa., Shirley Bivens, Grantville, Pa., Angelika Emter-Ginnetto, Palmyra, Pa., and Beth A. Titus, Harrisburg, Pa. She was preceded in death by a grandparent, ...

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  14. State vehicle auction set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... be up for bid. This is the fifth auto auction so far this year. It begins at 10 a.m. at Manheim Auto Auction in Grantville. FatWallet, where savvy shoppers share coupons and earn cash back at over 1,800 stores, says this will be the biggest, and ...

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  15. Sand, salt and cars: The 2014 Oilers Car Club Race of GentlemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | AutoWeek

    ... that -- of course, the parts are more expensive now." It's a little more personal to Zach Suhr, a young guy from Grantville, Penn. His four-banger 1929 Model A recreates an ancestral dirt track racer built in 1948. It's not fancy; the primitive roll ...

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  16. Fall festivals and Oktoberfests in central PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... 2:30-5:30 p.m.: David Stone, a Johnny Cash tribute act. Oct. 4 at Penn National Race Course, 777 Hollywood Blvd., Grantville. Hours: 1-6 p.m. Tickets: $75 VIP (advance purchase only); $30 in advance/$40 at the door for general; $10 designated ...

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  17. Candidate in 104th to hold meet and greetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Voters in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives 104th Legislative District will have an opportunity to meet Democratic candidate Gene Stilp on Saturday from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at La Quinta Inn and Suites Harrisburg-Hershey, 265 N. Hershey Road, Grantville. Stilp, a Democrat, is running against incumbent Republican Rep. Sue Helm in the district, which next year will include East Hanover and North Anniville townships.

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  18. 10 placed Lebanon County's ARD probation programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... $1,150 fine and $2,067 restitution for fraudulent obtainment of food stamps. Joseph Hoke IV, 23, of 23 Buck Lane, Grantville, 12 months probation and a $600 fine for driving under the influence. Justin Huffman, 22, of 29 Colonial Drive, Jonestown, ...

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  19. Police looking for dog washer, pigeon shooter: Odd police incidents from around the midstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... said. Dunkle was pulled over at about 12:45 a.m. near the intersection of Jonestown Road and Fire House Road in Grantville, police said. When she was taken to Osteopathic Hospital, Dunkle "pulled down her pants and squatted to urinate in the ...

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  20. Seized cars head to auction this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... begin Tuesday, August 18 at 10 a.m. at the Manheim Central Penn Auto Auction. The address is 488 Firehouse Road, Grantville. Four hundred vehicles will be on the auction block. There will be all kinds of vehicles, from standard passenger cars, to ...

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