Adams County Newswire

Adams County Newswire

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  1. Four Delone Catholic grads among Adams County Hall of Fame nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    The list of nominees for the Adams County Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015 is stacked with Squires and Squirettes. Of the list of 12 nominees sent out to voters for consideration, four were Delone Catholic alumni: John Gabriel, Maggie Borden, Janell Smith Fetter and Robert Strausbaugh.

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  2. Adams County Commissioners talk project reimbursements, Gettysburg Crossing, youth servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    Financing plans, project reimbursements and computer crime training were among the topics discussed at the Adams County Commissioners meeting Wednesday. If you didn't catch the meeting, here are four things you need to know: Robin Fitzpatrick, director of the Adams County Economic Development Corporation, presented commissioners with a check for $448,685, a reimbursement for a 2013 project.

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  3. Md. Blues Fest, Seven Springs festival among weekend wine eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... County. More than 30 wineries from across the state will be represented. Need more info? Just click here. Adams County Winery just celebrated 25 years in business. It's in Orrtanna, 8 miles west of Gettysburg. The farm winery is open seven days a ...

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  4. 'High number' of West Nile positives prompt spraying in Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening Sun

    ... is in response to a "high number" of mosquitoes that tested for West Nile in those areas, according to the Adams County Conservation District. The Adams County Conservation District's West Nile Virus Program will be conducting an ultra-low volume ...

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  5. Don't let muddled test strategy determine future of studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    Amy Morton, the chief academic officer at the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit, recently submitted a letter to the editor of my local paper with the endorsement of all the schools superintendents in Adams County. You might have seen a similar letter in the newspaper where you live.

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  6. Adams County firefighter loses belongings in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC 27

    Volunteer firefighter Raymond Boyd and his mother lived at a home in Littlestown that caught fire from a gas stove Monday. He is with Alpha Fire Company and now the company is helping to raise money for him and his mother.

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  7. Nine pizza places to check out in the Hanover areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Evening Sun

    ... up on our story about pizza places in York County, we've compiled a list of shop closer to Hanover and Adams County. This list was compiled based on suggestions from readers on The Evening Sun's Facebook page. LONDON (AP) - Don't set your watch by ...

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  8. Walk the line during Mason and Dixon Day at the Mary-Penn Bed and BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Evening Sun

    Mary-Penn Bed and Breakfast owner and innkeeper Bea Waybright stands for a portrait on the Mason-Dixon Line that runs through the inn in Cumberland Township, Adams County. The Mason-Dixon Line passes right through the 1743 house.

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  9. No injuries reported in Littlestown fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The York Daily Record

    ... Kellar said. The fire was reported at 11:04 a.m. on North Queen Street near Locust Street, according to Adams County 911. NANTY GLO, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania high school football team had to move its scrimmage after geese - and the waste ...

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  10. Eight cats die in Littlestown fire; no humans injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Evening Sun

    ... Kellar said. The fire was reported at 11:04 a.m. on North Queen Street near Locust Street, according to Adams County 911. NANTY GLO, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania high school football team had to move its scrimmage after geese - and the waste ...

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  11. A third of workers commute outside Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... workers living in Cumberland County also work there; 66 percent in Washington County, Maryland; 51 percent in Adams County and 49 percent in Fulton County. Pennsylvania figures ranged from 32.1 percent in Perry County to 95.8 percent in Erie County. ...

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  12. Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival set for SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Evening Sun

    ... wineries, as well as a full schedule of live music. Guests might recognize several local wineries, like Adams County's Hauser Estate and York County's Moon Dancer, according to the festival website. Dozens of food and craft vendors will also be on ...

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  13. Crews respond to overturned golf cart near York-Adams lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Evening Sun

    Emergency crews are responding to an overturned golf cart near the York-Adams county line, according to Adams County 911. Crews were dispatched to Beaver Creek Road near High Rock Road in Berwick Township, Adams County around 11:15 a.m., according to Adams County 911.

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  14. Healthy Adams County Bicycle Pedestrians, Inc. bike rides around GettysburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Examiner.com

    Tomorrow, Aug. 22, Healthy Adams County Bicycle Pedestrians, Inc. will present an organized bicycle ride of West Gettysburg . As a great way to stay in shape, be healthy, and have a good time, many other rides and activities are also planned by HABPI throughout the season as well.

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  15. Adams County youth participate in 2015 Pennsylvania 4-H State Achievement DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Evening Sun

    Adams County 4-H members who participated in Pennsylvania 4-H State Achievement Days are shown, front row, from left: G.W. Sebright and Megan Stoermer, Adams County 4-H summer assistant; middle row, Kaitlin Williams, Brad Woerner and Nathan Spangler; back row, Justin Klunk and Darlene Resh, Adams County 4-H educator. The 2015 Pennsylvania 4-H State Achievement Days were held Aug. 4-6 at the Pennsylvania State University in State College.

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  16. Week-long camp offers students opportunity to learn about natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Evening Sun

    ... ington Zoo. Those interested in learning more about the day camp or the 4-H youth program are asked to call the Adams County 4-H office at 717-334-6271.

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  17. Storms bring rain, flooding possible in York CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The York Daily Record

    ... so just west of Interstate 83 in York County, according to the National Weather Service. York County, eastern Adams County and areas to the north and east are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 2:30 p.m., the National Weather Service said. A ...

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  18. West Nile spraying set for Oxford Township; Littlestown, New Oxford boroughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Evening Sun

    Littlestown Borough, New Oxford Borough and Oxford Township will be sprayed for mosquitoes next week, according to a news release from the Adams County Conservation District. The spray is in response to the high number of mosquitoes that tested positive for West Nile virus in those areas, according to the release.

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  19. News briefs for Aug. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Evening Sun

    ... sharpen presentation skills. The local club meets at 6:30 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays each month at the Adams County Library, 140 Baltimore St., Gettysburg. For details, visit gettysburg.toastmastersclub.org . Get your car washed or your dog ...

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  20. South Mountain Fair offers farm animal competitions, carnival ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The York Daily Record

    Judge Ed Keeny, of Red Lion, examines Boomer, a meat goat, owned by Alexis Lansford, a senior at Fairfield Area High School, during the goat judging competition Wednesday at the South Mountain Fair. Lindsey Zeigler, of Biglerville, gives a hug to Phoebe, a market lamb, while watching the goat judging competition at the South Mountain Fair on Wednesday in Adams County.

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