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A home at 7925 Nyesville Road in Greene Township suffered major damage when a blaze broke out inside around 6:21 a.m. Sunday.

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Shippensburg police have arrested four men in connection to an attempted armed robbery that occurred just after 10 p.m. Aug. 8, at a home in the 400 block of East King Street.

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On Aug. 2, Silver Spring Township Police received a report regarding adulterated products. The citizen purchased an item packaged as Sensodyne brand toothpaste from Giant Food Store. When the toothpaste package was opened, the product within the box was a different brand of toothpaste. The t…

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The operator of this pickup truck escaped injuries when the vehicle left the road, rolled over and struck a telephone pole, coming to rest on its side, just after 2 p.m. Tuesday, in the 600 block of Shippensburg Road in Hopewell Township. The driver refused medical transport at the scene. Pe…

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The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania recently announced that United States District Court Judge Yvette Kane sentenced Jacob Eddie Junior Pena, 24, of Harrisburg, to 60 months’ imprisonment to be followed by five years of supervised release for a firearm…

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) recently announced that in 2018, statewide traffic deaths increased to 1,190 from the record low of 1,137 in 2017. Last year was the third-lowest number of highway fatalities recorded and overall fatalities continue to trend downward.

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With the start of the school year around the corner, Family Fun Day and Blessing of the Backpacks made it a lot easier for local families to get their school supplies Saturday.

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The female driver of this vehicle suffered minor injuries when the vehicle left the road, rolled over and came to rest against a telephone pole at 9:02 p.m. Friday, in the 2600 block of Philadelphia Avenue in Greene Township. The driver was confined in the vehicle, and had to be removed by a…

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Shippensburg police have charged Shawnee Rebecca Strawser, 20, of Shippensburg, with aggravated assault of a child and related charged after her 5-week-old son was admitted to the hospital for bleeding on the brain and fractures to his legs earlier this month.

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The 62nd Annual Shippensburg Community Fair has come and gone for another year. This year, I gained a lot of knowledge about certain aspects of the fair, most of what included the Home Products Division of the week-long event.

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Pennsylvania State Police said Charlotte A. Waters, 80, of Chambersburg, was killed in a crash that occurred at 3:45 p.m. Aug. 2, at the intersection of Letterkenny Road and Letterkenny Road West in Greene Township.

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The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Gerard Gaffney, 19, of Mount Rainier, Maryland, and David Marable,18, of Washington, D.C., were indicted July 24, by a federal grand jury on robbery and firearms charges.

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Fire companies from three counties -- Cumberland, Franklin and Adams -- worked together last Wednesday to extinguish a four-alarm blaze that destroyed a barn and its contents at 185 Smith Road in Penn Township. 

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The Shippensburg Community Fair is gone for another year, but what a beautiful week it was! Mother Nature brought sunny skies for the most part, thought she threw in a few raindrops now and then. Last year, she wasn’t too friendly and brought endless pouring rain during Fair Week, which caus…

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One of the final candidates being considered as the next superintendent of the Shippensburg Area School District met with community members, administration and staff during a forum in the middle school auditorium Monday evening.

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Lowe’s announced Tuesday it has opened a new bulk distribution center in Shippensburg. The 1.2 million-square-foot facility received its first shipment of goods this week and plans to begin shipping appliances next month out of the newly constructed logistics center at the United Business Pa…