December 4, 2006
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Police said Sunday they are investigating the death of a Hagerstown man, but do not suspect foul play. The body of Eric Alan Ford, 28, was found at 4:30 a.m. Saturday in a wooded area off of McClanahan Road in Antrim Township, Pennsylvania State Police said. "His family had reported him missing," Trooper Jeffrey Bopp said. Bopp said state police believed Ford might have been in the area, and a trooper found the body. Police said the investigation was continuing.
November 30, 1999
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. ? A 14-year-old boy was charged with driving under the influence earlier this month, Pennsylvania State Police said. The boy got drunk after his mother went to bed and took the family's vehicle, troopers said in a news release Wednesday. He was driving north on Brownsmill Road on Oct. 6 just after midnight. The boy drove off the right berm and struck a stone-and-cement corner pillar near Brownsmill Cemetery in Antrim Township, Pa., troopers alleged. The boy was also charged with theft and driving without a license, troopers said.
August 3, 2011
An 11-year-old boy suffered major injuries to his left leg in an incident involving a train Wednesday, Pennsylvania State Police said in a news release. Police said it appears the boy, who is from Chambersburg, Pa., was jumping off a train at 1:30 p.m. The incident occurred off Friendship Village Road about 100 yards south of Kauffman Road in Antrim Township, Pa. "Investigation continues into how the juvenile got onto (the) train and where," the news release stated. Norfolk Southern is conducting its own investigation into the incident, police said.
July 31, 1997
By RICHARD F. BELISLE Staff Writer, Waynesboro GREENCASTLE, Pa. - When Teresa Schnoor looks out her office window in the Antrim Township municipal building on Antrim Church Road, she sees a large field of corn. It's a pastoral setting that will soon be transformed into a shopping center with a grocery store and eventually a department store and smaller retail outlets. Schnoor, an Antrim Township administrator in charge of economic development, said preliminary plans for the center are approved.
December 27, 2010
Donald E. Barnhart, 60, formerly of 2131 Buchanan Trail East, Greencastle, Pa., and a resident of Village of Laurel Run, Fayetteville, Pa., died Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010, at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service Thursday at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle. A memorial service will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Dick Heckman officiating. Burial will follow in Macedonia Church Cemetery, Antrim Township.
September 18, 1998
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - The Antrim Township Supervisors gave the go-ahead to a 135-unit addition to the Moss Springs housing development that its owners hope will attract older, retired buyers. Site work on the 40-acre tract begins this month with construction on the first units scheduled for later this fall, said Gary McCray, a partner in the development company building the project. McCray, 49, said the units, called villas, will be built four to a lot. Each will measure 2,000 square feet and feature a two-car garage.
August 3, 2010
Burn ban still in effect for Washington Township WAYNESBORO, Pa. -- A burn ban remains in effect in Washington Township, Pa. Township Manager Mike Christopher said Monday that most people seem to be complying with the ban. He said he spoke to Blue Ridge (Pa.) Fire Chief Jim Meek about burning conditions, and Meek said the ban continues to be necessary due to the lack of rain. The ban applies to all outside burning, other than gas or charcoal grills, Christopher said.
March 8, 2009
Anthony V. Klimas, 89 SEPT. 20, 1919-MARCH 6, 2009 ANTRIM TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Anthony V. Klimas, 89, of Antrim Township, died Friday, March 6, 2009, at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital. Born Sept. 20, 1919, in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Walter and Anna Glabus Klimas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth B. Klimas, in 2006. They were married June 15, 1941. He was a school bus driver for the Rose Tree School District in Media, Pa. and a truck driver for the former Horn and Hardart in Philadelphia.
July 19, 2006
KAUFFMAN, Pa. - The Old Brown's Mill School Museum, the oldest preserved example of a one-room schoolhouse in Franklin County, Pa., will be open to the public Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. through August. Admission is free to the school on Browns Mill Road in Antrim Township, though donations will be accepted to help pay for the school's upkeep. Built in 1836, 51 subscribers paid for its construction on land donated by Ezra Brown. The school remained in operation until 1922, when the nearby Brown's Mill Consolidated School opened.
April 22, 2009
GREENCASTLE, Pa. -- Three people suffered major injuries in a three-car crash on Pa. 16 Sunday afternoon near Talhelm's gas station in Antrim Township, said Pennsylvania State Police. Daniel Thorpe, 20, of Maugansville, and Susann Lahr, 19, of Maugansville, who were riding in a Hyundai Elantra, had major injuries, police said. The Elantra was being driven by Thomas J. Scott, 28, of Chambersburg, police said. He suffered minor injuries. Charles E. Dixon Jr., 45, of Greencastle, the driver of a Pontiac Montana, also had a major injury, police said.