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Murderer Warriner Bass of Newburg asks for compassionate release  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Counsel for Warriner Bass II, 65, formerly of Newburg, who is serving life in prison for two 1974 murders, recently filed a petition for compassionate release due ...

Samuel A. Thrush of Chambersburg | Obituaries  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Samuel Abner Thrush, 92, of Chambersburg, and formerly of Shippensburg, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at Chambers Pointe, Menno Haven, ...

Student arrested after threatening, pointing gun at high school: police  PennLive

Shippensburg High School went into lockdown Monday morning, after a student facing disciplinary action brandished a bb gun at the building as he left the ...

Police make arrest after second gun-related incident near Shippensburg high school  PennLive

Police said a 19-year-old Shippensburg man pointed a bb gun at three students who were walking away from the high school, making it the second gun-related ...

Shippensburg students pick up the tempo at annual concert  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Groups of Shippensburg students showed the community their immense talent during the 19th annual Evening of Jazz in the high school auditorium March 28.

When is prom? The 2019 schedule for central Pa. high schools

Prom season 2019 is underway and will continue through early June. Here is a list of prom dates that we know of. PennLive does not have dates for all proms.

HS Football: After record-breaking career, Shippensburg RB Adam Houser wants to chase titles at IUP  Carlisle Sentinel

Adam Houser ran for nearly 2000 yards this year and nearly 4000 for his career, breaking Shippensburg High School records along the way.

Robert F. McCune formerly of Shippensburg | Obituaries  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Robert F. McCune, son of Robert and Rose (Tschannen) McCune, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Ottawa, Illinois, at the age of 81. Bob was born in ...

William W. Wolfe Sr. of Shippensburg | Obituaries  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

William W. Wolfe Sr., 72, of Shippensburg, passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at home. He was born Oct. 3, 1946, in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.

New principal named for Shippensburg High School  The Sentinel

The Shippensburg Area School Board named Monday Deborah M. Luffy the new principal for Shippensburg Area High School.

HS Baseball: Big Spring's Braden Petty picks family, church, major in decision to commit to Shippensburg  Carlisle Sentinel

Big Spring senior Braden Petty is approaching his final baseball season this spring with a new focus: “playing more loose.”

Forever in our hearts: Bill Wolfe shared his love of life with family, friends  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

William “Bill” Wolfe Sr., longtime Shippensburg Borough employee and former borough manager, absolutely loved everything about amusement parks, whether ...

Plasterer is the new Shippensburg Borough manager | Local News  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Longtime Shippensburg Borough employee Kevin Plasterer was hired as manager of the borough Tuesday, effective immediately.

Greyhound track and field dominates in dual meet opener  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Shippensburg high school track and field's first competitive dual meet only reinforced the team's lofty preseason expectations as the Greyhounds scored a ...

Shippensburg Athletics Hall of Fame 2018 inductees honored | Local Sports  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Three people were inducted into the Shippensburg High School Athletic Hall of Fame prior to the Shippensburg Greyhounds home football game last Friday.

Serving our country: SASHS students meet veteran Sgt. Fritz  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

A man with a plan. This is what stood out to veteran Sgt. George Fritz about Shippensburg high school junior, Andrew Kitner.

Mary Lou Eisenhower of McConnellsburg | Obituaries  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Mary Lou Eisenhower, 85, of McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully at the Fulton County Medical Center on Sunday, June 9, 2019.

SAMS students deliver timely message during 'Seussical Jr.'  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

“A person's a person, no matter how small.” The Shippensburg community was introduced to the colorful world of Dr. Seuss earlier this month as Shippensburg ...

Brenda Mixell, 69  Herald-Mail Media

Brenda Kaye Mixell, 69, of Shippensburg, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2018 at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center. She was born Sunday, March ...

Young athletes enjoy games, fellowship at SASHS | Local News  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Ear-to-ear smiles filled the halls of Shippensburg Area High School Thursday for the annual Special Needs Track and Field day, which brought students of all ...

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Josh Sprenkle takes over Waynesboro Indians gridiron team  Waynesboro Record Herald

WAYNESBORO — Josh Sprenkle has been waiting for this moment. It finally came on Tuesday evening as the Waynesboro Area School District board approved ...

Shippensburg High School employee facing charges after being accused of asking girl for sex

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa.-- A Shippensburg High School employee is accused of asking a girl for sex. Shawn Thomas, 38, is facing harassment charges ...

Shippensburg student talent jazzes up the Luhrs Center  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Musicians and singers from the Shippensburg Area School District and Shippensburg University gave a night to remember during “An Evening of Jazz” Monday ...

Shippensburg loses one-of-a-kind family, businessman in Ron Sailhamer  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Ron Sailhamer had the uncanny ability of making friends with anyone he met. His larger-than-life personality filled the room, and the Shippensburg community is ...

Photos: Shippensburg High School Graduation 2017 | Photo Galleries |  The Sentinel

Shippensburg High School's Class of 2017 graduated at the Luhr's Performing Arts Center at Shippensburg University on Thursday evening.

Bring in the band: SASHS Drama Club to perform 'The Music Man'  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

For big dance numbers, incredible music, and a story about redemption, step right up to see Shippensburg high school Drama Club's rendition of “The Music ...

Shippensburg boys claim first Mid-Penn Colonial title in three years, beat Big Spring  The Sentinel

SHIPPENSBURG — The current Shippensburg seniors were freshmen the last time the boys track team won the Mid-Penn Colonial Division.

Shippensburg wins seventh Little Brown Jug game in a row against Big Spring  The Sentinel

SHIPPENSBURG — The Shippensburg Greyhounds will keep the Little Brown Jug for the seventh year in a row with a 27-21 victory over the Big Spring Bulldogs ...

Students to present powerful performance of 'Fiddler on the Roof'  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

The Shippensburg high school Drama Club will present “Fiddler on the Roof” next week in what promises to be a powerful, heart-filled performance.

Jill L. Dunmire of Wingina, Virginia | Obituaries  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Jill L. Dunmire, 64, of 2528 Union Hill Drive, Wingina, Virginia, passed away Friday, March 29, 2019, at her home in Virginia. She was born June 19, 1954, ...

Hockersmith receives well-deserved Lifetime Service Award | Local News  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Bruce Hockersmith has dedicated his life to serving others, and his efforts haven't gone unnoticed.

Tale as old as time: SASHS Drama Club presents 'Beauty and the Beast'  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Be their guest! The Shippensburg high school Drama Club presents Disney's “Beauty and the Beast” next week, complete with ambitious sets and numbers in ...

Cody Gustafson earns Academic All-District honor | Local Sports  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Grove City College sophomore men's track and field student-athlete Cody Gustafson recently earned Google Cloud College Sports Information Directors of ...

Shippensburg Little League celebrates the start of a new season  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

The overnight downpour that passed through South Central PA Friday night and into Saturday cleared out just in time for Shippensburg Little League opening ...

Shooting for success: Greyhound basketball hosts summer clinic  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

It may be summer, but class was still in session for Greyhound basketball.

South Middleton School District hires Strine as new superintendent  The Sentinel

The South Middleton School Board Tuesday appointed Matthew Strine the new superintendent of the school district effective July 1.

Bridge dedicated in name of Shippensburg soldier killed in Vietnam

Delores Mowrey, sister of PFC Dana Diehl, joined Rep. Rob Kauffman at a ceremony Wednesday to dedicate the Pa. 533 bridge over Muddy Run the Private ...

Cedar Cliff's Avery Winchell commits to Shippensburg | Softball  Carlisle Sentinel

Another of the heroes of the 2017 state playoff run is getting ready to make her mark in the college ranks.

24 L-L League boys hoops teams participating in 16 holiday tournaments [list]  LancasterOnline

If you're a hoops fan and also in need of something to do over the holidays, then you came to the right place. Below is a full list of which.

Girls swimming scores third at districts | Local Sports  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

In what is largely an individual sport, the Shippensburg high school girls swim team showed what strong teamwork can do with an outstanding showing at the ...

Rodney L. Hoover  Baltimore Sun

Rodney L. Hoover, a retired Randallstown High School physics and general science teacher where he had also been department chair, died Thursday of cancer ...

Majorette retires batons, marching boots after 53 years | Free Announcements  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Does the sound of a band make you want to grab a baton and march down the street? That's how Bonnie Parr Zinn of Scotland feels when she hears a.

SASHS grads embark on the next chapter | Local News  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

It's time for the Shippensburg high school Class of 2016 to shine.

Mayor proclaims Bruce Levy Week | Local News  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Mr. Levy!” “Mr. Levy!” “Mr. Levy!” hundreds of students cheered at an assembly Friday for retiring high school principal Bruce Levy.

Former principal remembered  Carlisle Sentinel

Fred Shilling is remembered as an athlete with a keen sense of humor who championed the cause of teachers and students and loved Shippensburg high ...

Former Shippensburg runner Neely Spence Gracey is top finishing American woman in Boston Marathon

Former Shippensburg High runner Neely Spence Gracey finished ninth overall in the Boston Marathon Monday. She was the top finishing American woman.

Little Brown Jug the item of polite rivalry for Big Spring, Shippensburg  The Sentinel

Donald Tritt was there in 1965 when the extra point kick barely missed the uprights in the high school football game between Big Spring and Shippensburg.

Obituary: Cindy L. Park  Franklin County Free Press

Cindy L. Park, 61, of Orrstown, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Hershey Medical Center.

Walter Richard Kettering | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

W. R. "Dick" Kettering, Ed.D., passed away on Friday, October 5, 2018 at age 85 surrounded by the love of his family.

Roll call of Vietnam War dead from Cumberland County  The Sentinel

Thirty-four men with Cumberland County ties died in Vietnam from May 1964 to May 1970.

District 3 Softball: Mechanicsburg at Shippensburg | Sports Photo Galleries  The Sentinel

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Shippensburg Freemason has likeness printed on Brazilian stamp  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Eminent Freemason Thomas W. Jackson, a Shippensburg native, meets leaders all over the world to see what contributions Freemasonry can make in their ...

A league of their own: Shippensburg welcomes return of girls' softball  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Shippensburg Area Little League celebrated Opening Day Saturday at Doc Norcross Stadium, and also marked the return of the girls' softball. Pictured are the ...

Trooper Kevin Holford receives Trooper of the Year honor  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Just before 7 a.m. on March 20, 2016, Pennsylvania State Trooper Kevin Holford was on his way to work in Everett like any other day when a call came in.

Township supervisor races to be held Tuesday | Free Announcements  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Local township supervisor races in Tuesday's General Election feature a few contested races, while several incumbents are running unopposed on the ballot.

Students wow audience at 'Evening of Jazz' | Local News  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Seven groups from the Shippensburg Area School District and Shippensburg University came together in a parade of musical talent for an “Evening of Jazz” at ...

Lady Hounds find inspiration in local 7-year-old  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Through all the exciting wins, tough losses, and long practices; the Shippensburg Lady Greyhounds have strived to remain #LiamStrong.

Morgan Fetter, Emily Wenner deliver in RBI World Series  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

RBI Harrisburg reached the semifinals of the RBI Softball World Series in Minneapolis, Minnesota last week, and the Shippensburg duo of Morgan Fetter and ...

Baseball Draft: Ship's Travis Ott excited about playing close to home with Nationals  Carlisle Sentinel

SHIPPENSBURG - Travis Ott was busy celebrating his recent high school graduation when he got the news from a handful of family and friends.

Sharrow sets new SASHS 100 meter record | Local Sports  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Greyhound sophomore Alex Sharrow laid claim to the title of faster runner in Shippensburg Area Senior High School history last Thursday after a record ...

Meet the Cumberland Ag Expo Queen & Junior Queen contestants  The Sentinel

The Cumberland Ag Expo runs Saturday through Aug. 13 at the Newville Lion's Club Fairgrounds at 433 Shippensburg Road, Newville. The Miss Cumberland ...

Football: Despite some new faces, Shippensburg's LBs expect another big year  The Sentinel

SHIPPENSBURG — Change is in the air. It's not a surprise in high school football, but Shippensburg is being smothered by transition this year. The recognizable ...

Letter: Thanks for prom king pick | Letters to the Editor  The Sentinel

Dear Editor: You all don't know us, but the students at Shippensburg High School made Saturday, May 3, the best day of our son's life when Trent Boden was ...

Meet PennLive's 2017 softball all-star team

Here's a look at the best high school softball players from Central Pa. during the 2017 season.

Shippensburg's Travis Ott outstanding in his 2014 minor league baseball debut  The Patriot-News

Travis Ott, a Shippensburg High School product pitching in the Washington Nationals' organization, made a splashy debut to his 2014 season Saturday night.

HS track and field: Shippensburg grad Neely Spence Gracey fighting injury, Lyme Disease  The Patriot-News

Distance runners are not supposed to have to clear hurdles. Competitors who run a half-marathon are already proving their athleticism without clearing ...

West Shore Twilight Playoffs: Strong pitching continues as Mechanicsburg increases lead on Shippensburg  The Sentinel

SHIPPENSBURG — When it is time for the West Shore Twilight playoffs, it is usually time for the Mechanicsburg pitching staff to set the tone. In Game 1 Tuesday ...

Locals lead Shippensburg U women's indoor track and field team to title

At the conclusion of the middle-distance events at the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships, it was apparently clear ...

Las Vegas shooting victim Bill Wolfe loved giving back  Las Vegas Review-Journal

William “Bill” Wolfe Jr. loved nothing more than to give back to his community.

Adams County Community Foundation awards $100000 in college scholarships  Gettysburg Times

The Adams County Community Foundation awarded $122800 in scholarships to 86 Adams County students on Thursday. The amount awarded brings the total ...

CVBJ Biz Buzz for January | Biz Buzz |  The Sentinel

The Sentinel offers news and notes from business and industry in the Cumberland Valley:

Jim Dooley remembered by his basketball coaching colleagues as selfless, generous

12347767-standard (1).jpg. Jim Dooley wears his recognizable outfit of blue Oxford short-sleeve shirt, tan khakis and saddle shoes while coaching Delone ...

Waynesboro Dynamite makes deep run in US Youth Soccer President's Cup Championship  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

The Waynesboro Dynamite U18 girls' soccer team capped an outstanding run in the US Youth Soccer President's Cup with a berth in the Regional ...

Teach to the Test: The challenge of ever-changing Keystone exams  The Sentinel

For many area school districts, Keystone exams signify a variety of changes: A change in structure, a change in approach, and, at the moment, an apparent ...

Greyhound swimming enters 'new generation' | Local Sports  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

After both the Shippensburg high school boy's and girl's swimming made the jump to the AAA classification in recent seasons, they are finally starting to ...

No. 1 Millersville favored in PSAC baseball tournament

Shippensburg, West Chester are also in the eight-team field for the double-elimination affair, which begins Sunday in Butler.

The Rev. Jennifer Mattson takes over as priest-in-charge at St. Thomas Episcopal Church  LancasterOnline

St. Thomas Episcopal Church went through a rough patch following the untimely death just before Christmas 2014 of its rector, the Rev. Jonathan Currier, who ...

Teach to the Test: Keystone exam remediation | Education  The Sentinel

For Pennsylvania high school students taking Keystone exams, the goal is simple: reach a score of proficient. But for some students, that task is easier said than ...

Williamsport Nationals advance to CABA World Series  Herald-Mail Media

The Washington County Teachers Federal Credit Union “MoneyBallers” were the regular-season champions of the Washington County Girls Softball League ...

Remembering: Julia Cox McCarter was devoted to trauma prevention and organ donation  Patriot-News

McCarter, who died this month at 75, was the long-time head of the Pennsylvania arm of the American Trauma Society.

58 Killed In Las Vegas: How The Victims Are Being Remembered  KRVS

Updated Oct. 6 at 6:20 p.m. ET A 20-year-old aspiring nurse who fell into her high school sweetheart's arms. A Navy veteran haunted by the memo.

Downingtown West track runner named Gatorade Runner of the Year  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> The Gatorade Company recently named Aislinn Devlin as the Gatorade Pennsylvania Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year.

Las Vegas Shooting Victims Remembered by Friends, Family  Wall Street Journal

At least 59 people were killed after a gunman opened fire from a hotel room 32 floors above an outdoor country music festival Sunday night in Las Vegas.

Local woman kills an 'angry boar' in Florida hunt  The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

Katelyn Frey went through high school with her sights often set on volleyball or the finish line at the end of a track and field sprint. She sailed through college.

Comcast Awards $200,000 In Scholarships To 191 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

The lives of the Las Vegas shooting victims  Washington Post

Dozens of people were killed in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, when a gunman opened fire at a country music festival. Here are the stories of those ...

Football: Teams use dinner, speeches to follow routines  The Sentinel

Many people involved with sports are creatures of habit. Doing the same things in the same order is a way of keeping players and coaches sane. It's incredibly ...

Comcast Awards $187,000 In Scholarships To 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...

Comcast Foundation awards $178,000 in scholarships  Patriot-News

lexusallen.jpeg. Lexus Allen (holding award), who was awarded the $10,000 Comcast Founder's Scholarship, is shown with, from left, Comcast Regional Vice ...

Sara Ann Godwin  Herald-Mail Media

Sara Ann and Will Godwin met in a grief support group. She was coming to terms with a divorce; Will's first wife had died in a car accident in 1990.

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