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Friday night marked the 2021 Big Spring High School Homecoming Game against Boiling Springs. Before kick-off, the 2021 Homecoming King and Queen were announced. This year, Grant Chestnut was crowned King, and Kennedy Sheriff was crowned Queen. Congratulations, Grant and Kennedy!

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Attorney General Josh Shapiro, in conjunction with the 45th Statewide Investigating Grand Jury, this week announced that the Office of Attorney General’s Environmental Crimes Section has charged Energy Transfer, L.P. (Energy Transfer), the corporate successor to Sunoco Pipeline L.P., with 46…

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The 2021 Big Spring High School Homecoming Court was recently named. The King and Queen will be crowned during the Homecoming Game this Friday, Oct. 8, against the Boiling Springs Bubblers. The Homecoming Dance will be held Saturday, Oct. 9, outside of the high school. Pictured is the 2021 H…

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After learning that the Newville Fountain Festival was forced to cancel this year due to a lack of vendors and financial support, F&M Trust immediately stepped forward with a donation of $1,000 to help ensure the success of next year’s festival. Ed Bidelspach of the Fountain Festival Boa…

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The public comment during Monday’s school board meeting at Big Spring High School was filled with parents and community members who are still against the district’s decision to require students to wear masks during school.

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Bentley Janney, 8, caught a whopping 24-inch rainbow trout Saturday morning during the 13th Annual Kids’ Fishing Derby at Letort Park in Carlisle. The event, hosted by Fraternal Order of Eagles 1299, gathered a few hundred kids in three age brackets: 2 to 5, 6 to 10 and 11 to 15. Prizes give…

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Pennsylvania State Police said John K. Cook, 54, of Carlisle was killed in a three-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle at 11:54 a.m. Monday, Sept. 6, at the intersection of Anthony Highway (Route 997) and Saint Annes Drive in Guilford Township. His passenger, Pamela S. Cook, 53, of Carlisle…

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The VFW National Headquarters announced that Hamilton-Myers Post 6070 of Newville was awarded the status of “All-American Post” this summer, and Commander Don Flagle has earned the esteemed status of All-American Post Commander.

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Big Spring School District Superintendent Dr. Kevin Roberts announced Friday that when students return to school on Aug. 31, masks will be required inside of all district buildings. However, students may remove their masks while in their classrooms, outdoors and while eating lunch. Masks wil…

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Last Thursday was bittersweet for Summer Program Coordinator Sandy Brymesser as the program celebrated its end-of-season Family Fun Night at the Newville Community Park. Several area children and their families headed to the park for free food, entertainment and an inflatable obstacle course…

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The Newville community was welcomed during the 7th Annual Back to School Bash on Saturday for families to spend an evening together eating snow cones, picking up school supplies and enjoying some fun activities.

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As schools across the state plan to open for the 2021-22 school year, administrators and school boards are once more met with the task of developing health and safety plans surrounding the coronavirus pandemic.

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A passenger, whose identity has not been released, was killed in an accident along Interstate 81 North just after 10:30 a.m. Saturday, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

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The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has assessed an $85,666 penalty from Sunoco Pipeline LP (Sunoco) for violations related to the construction of the Mariner East 2 pipeline in four Pennsylvania counties: Blair, Cumberland, Juniata, and Lebanon. The violations took…

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The Newville Fountain was abuzz with activity last Tuesday evening as area families met local law enforcement officials, enjoyed free food and games, toured emergency apparatus and watched an impressive demonstration by Newville’s own K-9 Lock and handler, Officer Shawn Gutshall.

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A 30-year-old Carlisle man was arrested following an extensive police search in Upper Frankford Township Aug. 4 after he robbed the Belco Community Credit Union on Carlisle Road.