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Big Spring High School has chosen the 2021 Prom Court. Pictured, from left, front, are: Isabella Llaguno, Haven Over, Alexa Lentz, Aleya Eisenberg and Kyra Henry. Back: Ethan Runyon, Gavin Caruso, Ethan Cunningham, Darren Neidigh and Benjamin Shughart. The 2021 BSHS Prom King and Queen will …

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Newville Borough Council members issued the following statement last week regarding the Tuesday, May 18, Primary Election, and the liquor referendum that will appear on borough resident ballots.

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Dr. Richard W. Fry, Superintendent of Schools at Big Spring School District, was one of three Pennsylvania educators recognized this month by PASA, the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators, for his outstanding contributions to education and the school community.

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Despite having various challenges this year, the Big Spring FFA was able to compete in the CDP Area Public Speaking Competition. In this competition, members had to deliver their speech via virtual platforms with judges, and competed against other FFA members in the three-county area. In pre…

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Claremont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (CNRC) remains on track for transfer of its ownership and operations responsibilities to a private provider. The county will now begin negotiations with Allaire Health Services of Lakewood, New Jersey, following the withdrawal of Transitions Health…

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Newville area firefighters were able to save nearby structures from being damaged by flames in the 200 block of Frytown Road in Upper Frankford Township last Wednesday afternoon.

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Fire damaged a barn that housed dairy cows and small farm equipment at 115 Clearfield Road in Southampton (Franklin) Township at 8:26 p.m. last Monday.

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The former Hamilton-Myers VFW Post 6070 Home Association canteen manager has been charged with theft of funds in the amount of $258,158.14, along with the theft of a $4,499 mower that belonged to the post.

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Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said Naquanda A. Medley, 25, of Chambersburg, was pronounced dead at the scene of a one-vehicle accident that occurred along Interstate 81 South in Penn Township on March 20. The driver faces charges of homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence.

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The former Lowe’s Home Improvement store building on South Conestoga Drive in Shippensburg Township is Greenwood Racing’s newly proposed location for its mini casino, according to recent filings with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) and the municipality.

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A garage and its contents at 45 Mount Zion Road were destroyed by flames just after 1 p.m. Saturday, in Lower Frankford Township, between Bloserville and Plainfield. The garage was fully engulfed in flames when the first unit arrived on the scene. Firefighters were able to contain the flames…

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About 200 firefighters from six counties and a DCNR crew battled a long and exhausting mountain fire that was dispatched at 1:25 p.m. Saturday along Amberson Road in Fannett Township. The cause of the blaze is currently under investigation.

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Newville Borough Council has officially begun its journey to develop a railcar museum by the trailhead in town for a way to improve economic fortunes and recreation opportunities.

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A 31-year-old Philadelphia man has been charged with attempted criminal homicide, disarming a law enforcement officer and related charges after he reportedly grabbed a state police corporal’s gun and pointed it near his head after a high-speed pursuit along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Upper…

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March 23 is National Agriculture Day, which is sponsored by the Agriculture Council of America. It is a day in which to recognize and celebrate what agriculture provides for everyone. The theme for National Ag Day 2021 is “Food Brings Everyone to the Table.”

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At the Cumberland County COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in South Middleton Township, 1,994 residents were vaccinated Saturday. The Cumberland County Commissioners and the Department of Public Safety partnered with Holly, Quality Care, Holly and Big Spring pharmacies, U-Haul and South Middleton Town…