Chambersburg mother allegedly gave kids alcohol, marijuana brownies
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. (WHP) — A Chambersburg mother is facing charges after she allegedly gave her three children alcohol and brownies containing marijuana. According to the Chambersburg Police Department, Carrie Frazier is currently wanted for endangering the welfare of children and the corruption of minors. She is facing three...
Report of wires down on Cumberland Highway in Letterkenny Township
ORRSTOWN, Pa. — At 4:52 p.m. a report of wires down following a crash came in on 12953 Cumberland Highway. Crews are responding to the scene. Click the video player above to watch other headlines from WGAL News 8. This story was curated by Hearst's WGAL Alert Desk. Sharing...
Cooler today, warmer again tomorrow
Brace for a brisk day with cooler temps and gusty winds, but don't pack away your sunglasses just yet! Sunshine returns with a seasonal warm-up tomorrow. Central Pennsylvania's weather rollercoaster continues, hitting 46 yesterday, dipping today, and climbing back to the 50s next week with rain on the horizon.
No Wake Zone temporarily expanded at Fort Loudon Marina after dock collapse
LENOIR CITY, Tenn. — The No Wake Zone at Fort Loudon Marina has been temporarily expanded to create safe working conditions for crews to remove debris after a roof collapsed at a dock after heavy snowfall, according to the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency. TWRA defines no wake as "a...
Spice Up Your Life: The 3 Must-Visit Mexican Restaurants in Shippensburg
In this piece, we're exploring three outstanding Mexican restaurants in Shippensburg. Have you had the chance to visit any of these culinary delights? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Temperatures will struggle to break the freezing mark for Saturday
Brace for a chilly weekend as temperatures in central Pennsylvania struggle to rise above freezing on Saturday. Showers accompany a cold front, with icy gusts making it feel like winter. Despite recent warmth, the region faces a stark drop, with wind chills hitting teens by sunrise. Stay bundled up!
Faith sees Loysville man through his book
“It started with a Sunday school assignment,” said Fred Neely about his book, “My Country Road: A Faith Walk.” “Our pastor at the time said everybody has a story to tell. He said, ‘For next Sunday I want everybody to write a little bit about themselves, their Faith Walk and why they’re in a situation they are now.’ I was all excited. I went home and I started typing, and thought about it and typed some more, and thought about and typed some more. Eventually, I got too much written.
Shippensburg Borough Residents: High Speed Internet and Phone Installations Underway
Dear Shippensburg Borough Residents: Currently Shentel high speed TV, internet and phone is completing installing high fiber cable throughout Shippensburg Borough either on poles or underground in resident’s yards. Brightspeed high speed internet and phone will now be coming through Shippensburg and following the same process. Just thought we would let you know that you may see workers in your area. Borough StaffVisit here for more details.
Shippensburg University campus community speaks out after alleged hazing incident
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. (WHP) — A fraternity at Shippensburg University was suspended this past week following allegations of hazing. Now the campus community is working to ensure hazing becomes a thing of the past. "First off you shouldn't put up with that," said student Jabrill David. "You've got to...
First House House of the Week: Captivating Stone-front Colonial in Huntingdon Valley
A captivating stone-front colonial home with five bedrooms and five full and three half bathrooms is available for sale in Huntingdon Valley. This magnificent custom mansion is a true architectural masterpiece where the quality of build is evident in its design elements. . . The home – which boasts highly-coveted...
Volunteers needed for annual Raystown Lake clean up
HUNTINGDON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Friends of Raystown Lake and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are seeking volunteers for the annual shoreline cleanup. On Saturday, May 4, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tatman Run Recreation Area, volunteers are requested to assist in moving around 2,000 pounds of trash from the […]
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Newville, PA
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to newville..
Crash reported on Grand Point Road in Greene Township
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — A crash was reported at the intersection of Grand Point Road and Kohler Road in Greene Township. Crews have been dispatched to the scene. Click the video player above to watch other morning headlines from WGAL News 8. This story was curated by Hearst's WGAL Alert...
'Very proud:' Huntingdon County honors local Civil War veteran, Medal of Honor recipient
HUNTINGDON COUNTY, Pa (WJAC) — A Civil War veteran and Medal of Honor recipient was honored Wednesday in Huntingdon County where he's buried. Private William Reed is one of five Medal of Honor recipients recognized by Huntingdon County. On Wednesday, the county’s veterans’ affairs office honored him for his...
Man busted for stealing ammo and bacon from East Freedom Walmart
A was arrested in East Freedom, Pennsylvania Saturday for shoplifting more than $1,100 worth of items, including ammo and bacon, from a Walmart.
Knowing your Farm’s Financial Numbers
For any business to be successful, those business owners must have a good understanding of their finances. Farming is no exception. One could argue that farmers face one of the most volatile markets that constantly affect their businesses. There are many different factors affecting the finances on a dairy farm. Cost of production, purchased feeds, labor, custom hire, bedding, veterinary services, loan payments, and many others. Which group of cows do you spend the most money on, how much is it costing to produce milk, how much money goes towards producing the crops that you grow, or how much are farmers paying for their purchased feeds? If you can’t answer these questions as they pertain to your own operation, now is the time to find out your farm’s financial numbers!
SU student arrested twice, faces multiple charges
A Shippensburg University student remains in prison after being arrested early last week and charged with multiple felonies and other offenses in two separate incidents on campus. The student, Caleb M. Hull, 22, was charged initially on Feb. 12 with aggravated assault, disorderly conduct, harassment and resisting arrest, according to...
Franklin County deed transfers: Jan. 7-13, 2024
CHAMBERSBURG - The following deed transfers, for Jan. 7-13, 2024, are public record in the Franklin County Registers and Recorders office. Mahlon Diller and Thelma Diller Revocable Trust to Phillip Thorpe, one parcel, Southampton Township, $269,900. T&G Building Company LLC to Bonita Woods, Rising Sun Lane, Guilford Township, $325,000. Leone...
Blair, Huntingdon County first responders receive $240k in grants
Blair, Huntingdon County first responders receive $240k in grants. 2/20/24.
Chambersburg, PA Residents: Your Future Puppies Best Friend Awaits!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around chambersburg.