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Shippensburg police are looking for an adult white male who reportedly defecated in the Sunoco parking lot at 92 W. King St. on Oct. 18. Police said the male was driving a Chrysler minivan, entered the parking lot and defecated next to the vehicle. He was last seen driving eastbound along Ki…

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Last month, Gov. Tom Wolf joined Independence Blue Cross Senior Vice President of Public Affairs Stephen Fera, and members of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation to call for an end to the stigmas associated with opioid use disorder. 

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The Franklin County Commissioners recently contracted with Keystone Health Center and Pyramid Healthcare Inc. to expand the Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) program at the Franklin County Jail.

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SASHS student Jeremy Telesky recently received special recognition from the Shippensburg Area School Board for the completion of his Eagle Scout project, an outdoor classroom seating area in the back of the Shippensburg Area Intermediate School.

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Last Sunday night's shooting in Shippensburg Township, which left one man dead and another in critical condition, appears related to an isolated drug incident, and drug-related felony charges are now being filed, according to Pennsylvania State Police. 

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Sausage, hot pretzels and beer added a German flavor to the inaugural Oktoberfest Saturday evening in downtown Shippensburg, and some attendees even went a step further by breaking out their Lederhosen and steins.

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The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office this week warned of a phone scam. Individuals have reported to the office that they have received calls from someone stating that they are Deputy Bryan Ward, from the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office. The caller tells the person that they owe money to…

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A family of six -- three adults and three children -- were temporarily displaced Oct. 7, after a fire broke out in their kitchen, at a home in the 800 block of High Street in Hamilton Township.

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Gov. Tom Wolf is urging the House Judiciary Committee to consider gun safety bills that are overwhelmingly supported by the public and focus on real measures that will keep guns from dangerous individuals and reduce gun violence.

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One-hundred and twenty-five years ago, a young man with a calling on his heart to follow God answered that call by traveling to Franklin County and planting a seed. That seed would grow and produce good fruit that eventually blossomed into what is known as Mount Rock Brethren in Christ Churc…

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Two people suffered serious injuries in a four-vehicle accident that involved three passenger cars and a tractor-trailer at 10:42 a.m. last Thursday along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Lurgan Township, outside of the Blue Mountain Tunnels.

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Parker Stouffer, 17, of Boy Scout Troop 120, finishes up his Eagle Scout Project Sept. 29, with the help of his family and a friend. Parker fixed up four sections of railing, equivalent to more than 30 total boards, at an old Memorial Park pavilion in Shippensburg Borough. The project requir…

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Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Robert Evanchick recently announced that 98 cadets graduated from the State Police Academy in Hershey and have been assigned to troops across the commonwealth. The men and women represent the 156th graduating cadet class.

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Therapy dogs have been known to lower blood pressure and improve cardiovascular health. They can also help improve self-esteem and provide a calming effect on people, including children.

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Sunday night's shooting in Shippensburg Township, which left one man dead and another in critical condition, appears related to an isolated drug incident, and drug-related felony charges are now being filed, according to Pennsylvania State Police. 

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Committed to helping judges navigate the complex issues surrounding elder abuse, dependency and domestic violence cases, the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts (AOPC) recently developed a combination of judicial bench cards and bench books for Pennsylvania judges.

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A family of five, two adults and three children, was displaced after a fire destroyed their home in the 500 block of Fern Lane in Hamilton Township last Sunday.

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Hannah Bigler, right, was crowned the 2019 Shippensburg Area Senior High School Homecoming Queen Friday evening at the Homecoming game against West Perry. The Greyhounds won the game, 39-13. Hannah is pictured with last year’s queen, Taylor Emlet.

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Area families greeted fall temperatures over the weekend as they spent the morning celebrating the cooler season filled with bright colors, scarecrows, hayrides and pumpkins.

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The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Kevin L. Moody, 28, formerly of Harrisburg, was sentenced Aug. 15, by United States District Judge Sylvia H. Rambo to 235 months’ imprisonment to be followed by three years of supervised release for po…