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Hancock Police Report

Hancock Police report the following arrests and incidents from the week of February 5-11: February 5 Disabled vehicle, 100 block Limestone Road. Tractor-trailer stuck on roadway. Tractor-trailer sent in safe direction. Parking enforcement, Hancock area. Warnings on all vehicles parked wrong direction along the street. Service to advise, Hancock area.[Read More…]

Off 70 studio features installations, public event

Off 70, an art studio and exhibit space in downtown Hancock, opens 2024 with a new collaborative installation in its front windows with a welcome event on Saturday, February 17 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. The space at 39 West Main Street features works on paper and silk by[Read More…]

Woman injured in I-70 rollover

A State College woman suffered a suspected minor injury in a vehicle accident on Interstate 70 in the Warfordsburg area on February 4. According to Pennsylvania State Police, a 2006 Toyota Camry driven by Nouf Haldi, 26, of State College, Pa., was traveling west in the right lane on Sunday,[Read More…]

CSX train derails near Paw Paw

No injuries or release of hazardous materials reported by Kate Shunney A CSX train on Monday afternoon, February 12, derailed in the area of Magnolia in western Morgan County, bringing fire, EMS and hazardous materials responders to the remote area to assess the situation. Rail officials on Tuesday morning said[Read More…]

Ira Marvin Moats, Jr.

Ira Marvin Moats, Jr. 1934-2024 Ira “Junior” Marvin Moats, Jr., age 89, of Mercersburg, Pa., passed away Saturday, February 10, 2024, at his residence. Born Saturday, April 7, 1934, in Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Ira and Mary Younker Moats Sr. Junior worked at McKinley’s Food Market[Read More…]

James Elwood Barton, Sr.

James Elwood Barton, Sr. 1955-2024 James “Jim” Elwood Barton, Sr., 68, of Warfordsburg, Pa., passed away Saturday, January 27, 2024, at his residence. Jim was born in McConnellsburg, Pa. on April 4, 1955, a son of the late Esta Marie (Everts) and George Calvin Barton. He was the husband of Connie[Read More…]

Tammy Faye Moats

Tammy Faye Moats 1935-2024 Tammy Faye Moats, 88 went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and to be eternally with the love of her life, Ray C. Moats on Thursday February 8, 2024, while under the care of Hospice at Doey’s House in Hagerstown, Md., with her[Read More…]