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Chambersburg woman leads police on 100 mph chase

GREENE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) — Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) arrested a woman after she led officers on a vehicle pursuit during a traffic stop on Saturday, July 2 in Greene Township, Franklin County. According to PSP, at 12:13 a.m., troopers attempted to pull over a 2007 Honda motorcycle which...
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Police log: Car hits apartment, injuring two

A car crashed into a building in the 700 block of Bassett Drive at 10:22 a.m. Monday, damaging the multi-family family dwelling according to Chambersburg Fire and Police Departments. The driver, who was reportedly trying to park the car when the crash happened, suffered minor injuries. One occupant of the...
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Overnight high-speed chase sends one to the hospital

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. — On July 2, right after midnight Pennsylvania State Police from the Chambersburg Unit attempted to preform a traffic stop on a 2007 Honda motorcycle driven by Lesley A. Scott. Police say when they used their emergency lights and sirens, Scott ignored them causing the pursuit...

Two injured after vehicle hits Chambersburg apartment

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Two people sustained minor injuries after a vehicle struck an apartment building in Chambersburg, Franklin County on Friday, July 1. Get daily news, weather, breaking news and alerts straight to your inbox! Sign up for the abc27 newsletters here. According to police, officers were dispatched...

Man spits in face Chambersburg police officer during arrest

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — A man has been charged with aggravated assault after he spat in the face of a police officer after a traffic stop in Chambersburg on Wednesday, June 15. According to the Chambersburg Police Department, officers were investigating a hit-and-run accident on the 500 block of...

Friends of Legal Services Book Sale, July 10-30th

A three-week book drive for the 36th Annual Friends of Legal Services book sale will start on Sunday, July 10, and run through Saturday, July 30. Books of all types, used and new, hardback and paperback, in good condition, and artwork, CDs (including audiobooks), DVDs, sheet music, puzzles, and board games can be donated at the following local sites:

Police looking for burglar in Shippensburg

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Police in Shippensburg Borough are looking for a person they say broke into a home and ransacked it. According to the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers, On Thursday, June 23 at 9 p.m. officers were dispatched to 100 Hollar Avenue for a burglary. Get daily news, weather,...

Apartment building damaged in Franklin County crash

Franklin County, PA — A Chambersburg apartment building at 750 Bassett Drive sustained structural damage as the result of a crash on Friday morning. Police say the driver was attempting to park when the car hit the building. The driver and an occupant of the apartment building both sustained minor injuries.

Creation Festival brings Christian music to Huntingdon County

HUNTINGDON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — After two years off, the Creation Festival has returned, bringing one of the country’s largest Christian music festivals back to Huntingdon County. Church groups came from all over the country to experience the four day event. Creation Festival is held at the Agape Campground in Shirleysburg. Over 10,000 people attended […]

The 12th Annual Race Against Poverty Nets $31,500 for SCCAP’s Support Circles Initiative

After months of planning and two years of being virtual, this downtown 5K was back in person on June 3rd. Participants were excited to be back in person; overall, there were 555 participants, including children and adults. The Race Against Poverty gives members of the community a chance to run through the heart of the borough, while taking a stand as a community against poverty that impacts many of our own and limits full potential. The evening included not only the 5K, but Kids Races and a block party, with various community organizations, the music of a DJ, a balloon artist and food.

Esta J DeShong obituary 1923~2022

Esta J DeShong, 98, of McConnellsburg, PA, passed away Friday, July 1, 2022 at her home. Esta was born in McConnellsburg, PA on August 9, 1923, a daughter of the late Stella P. (Schooley) and Harry D. Ficks. She was the widower of Clifford T. DeShong, whom she married on September 21, 1944. He preceded her in death on March 12, 1984.

Day Tripper: Chambersburg

The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites all to 1864 Ransoming, Burning & Rebirth on July 16, 2022. History comes alive in Chambersburg during the re-enactment of the 1864 Ransoming, Burning & Rebirth of Chambersburg. The town will be set ablaze with atmospheric affects so real you will think you’ve traveled back to 1864. Celebrate community and the human spirit — its resiliency, faith, and courage — with a historical re-enactment of the ransoming, burning, and rebirth of Chambersburg on July 16 at 9 p.m.

Legal Notice: Blue Ridge Traders

Notice Under Fictitious Name Law in accordance with 54 paC.S. 311.417. Pennsylvania Statutes. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to engage in business under the fictitious. name of Blue Ridge Traders :. Located at 6367 Saucon Valley Dr : Franklin in the City of Fayetteville : Pennsylvania, 17222-9433.

Sandra L “Sandy” Plank 1948~2022

Mrs. Sandra L “Sandy” Plank (Shriver), 74, of Williamson Road, Greencastle, PA, passed away Thursday, June 30, 2022 in the Chambersburg Hospital. Born March 22, 1948 in Westminster, MD, she was the daughter of the late Marcus and Beulah (Neusbaum) Shriver. She married the late Samuel Carl Plank...