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Thought for the Week

In the Luke passage a father has two sons and multiple servants. Servants work for wages. That is what is expected. They have no permanent place in the household. They are not part of the family. The...

 

The Love of and for the Son

It's the holiday season! Andy Williams sang that phrase with great joy many years ago. As I have mentioned before, this holiday season I am in a version of A Christmas Carol in a community theater...

 

10 Years Ago

Herald of Dec. 8, 2011 The Spring Cove School District was mentioned in an article in the Wall Street Journal about cyber schools. The district was cited as an example of a school that experienced financial loss from students leaving the traditional...

 

25 Years Ago

Herald of Dec. 5, 1996 Memorial Park in Martinsburg was facing a financial crisis due to the hefty monthly payments on a loan from 1978. Operating revenues were declining, and the directors were unable to prepare a balanced budget. A cool summer...

 

50 Years Ago

Herald of Dec. 9, 1971 Glenn S. Leidy, owner of the Leidy Electric and Home Furnishing Store in Martinsburg, passed away at the age of 60 after a long illness. A fire destroyed a barn on the farm of J. Elmer Guyer of Roaring Spring RD. The barn and...

 

75 Years Ago

Herald of Dec. 12, 1946 Martinsburg firemen were called to a large barn fire near Loysburg. Dean Hale, owner of the barn, was not home at the time, but a neighbor, William Pressel, saw the fire and was able to free the livestock. By the time...

 

100 Years Ago

Herald of Dec. 16, 1921 The Claysburg First National Bank was robbed of an unknown number of Liberty bonds and $100 in small change. The burglars used an acetylene torch to burn through the steel door of the outer vault, but were unable to open the...

 

125 Years Ago

Herald of Dec. 10, 1896 Charles W. Zook, who lost one leg during the Civil War, was elected commander of G.A.R. Post Number 82, in Roaring Spring. According to Jasper, Commander Zook had experienced a recent run of bad luck. His breeches, wooden...

 

Entrepreneurs Deserve Our Support This Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us, and for many people that means making purchases for gift exchanges and planning the menu for family and work gatherings. But, for our nation’s small business owners, preparing for the biggest and busiest time of the...

 

Common Sense: Taxes

“Nothing is certain except death and taxes” is an old expression that expresses the expectation that each person’s taxes are one of the foreseeable but unavoidable aspects of life. However, without taxes, which support all levels of...

 

Books to Borrow Williamsburg Public Library Recommends

Tiny Tales is a collection of anecdotes about a wide array of characters. Mccall Smith includes mere snippets of his characters' lives. Many stories may be only a few moments of an individual's...

 

Glenn Randal "Randy" Potts

Glenn Randal "Randy" Potts, 62, of rural Roaring Spring, passed away Saturday evening, Dec. 4, 2021, at UPMC Altoona, following complications from multiple strokes. He was born Sept. 8, 1959, in...

 

Ricky Lee Garber

Ricky Lee Garber, 66, of Hollidaysburg, passed away Saturday evening December 4, 2021, at home after a battle with cancer. He was born November 24, 1955, in Roaring Spring, the son of the late Fred Garber, Sr. and Charolette (Neir) Garber. He...

 

Martha A. Disney

Martha A. Disney, 72, of Roaring Spring, formerly of Martinsburg, passed away Friday morning, Dec. 3, 2021, at her home. She was born October 2, 1949, in Bradford, daughter of the late Fred M. and...

 

Arthur Brian Sullivan

A. Brian Sullivan, (aka: Brian, Art, Arthur B or Sully) 64, of Martinsburg, passed away November 18, 2021, at Promedica Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation in Pittsburgh, after a battle with cancer....

 

Virginia Dawn Corle

Virginia Dawn Corle, 84, of rural Williamsburg, passed away early Saturday morning, Dec. 4, 2021, at The Village at Morrisons Cove. She was born Nov. 8, 1937, at home in Williamsburg, daughter of...

 

Ruth L. Henry

Ruth L. Henry, 95, of Martinsburg, passed away Nov. 30, 2021, at the Village at Morrisons Cove. She was born June 27, 1926 in Loysburg; daughter of the late William McKinley and Kathryn (Fluke)...

 

Walter I. Miller

Walter I. Miller, 90 of Hanover passed away peacefully at York Hospital Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Jayne L. (McMaster) Miller. Born Aug. 14, 1931, he was a son of the late...

 

Martha L. Mayhue

Martha Lois Replogle Mayhue, 96, of Martinsburg, left her cherished home and went to be with Jesus in Heaven Thursday morning, Nov. 25, 2021. She was born Sept. 25, 1925, in Roaring Spring, daughter...

 

Public Notices

Public Notice Notice is hereby given that the public is invited to attend the Conemaugh Nason Medical Center Annual Public Meeting. The open meeting will be held on Thursday, December 16, 2021, from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM in the Basement Classroom. To... Full story

 

Williamsburg Christmas Parade Postponed

From Williamsburg Borough: The Christmas Parade is being postponed until next Saturday December 18th at 2pm. Lineup will still be the same at 1pm at the elementary school. The Christmas vendor shopping event at the park will still be held rain or...

 

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