January 18, 2013
Lewis Edward "Louie" Jones Jr., of Fairfield, Pa., passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at the Gettysburg Hospital. Born Nov. 2, 1929, he was the son of the late Lewis E. and Reva Pearl Whitlock Jones Sr. of Boonsboro, Md. Louie was retired from Alban Tractor, Caterpillar with 30 years of service, and was working part-time in maintenance at Cozy Restaurant in Thurmont, Md. Louie was also a veteran of the Korean War and a member of St. Mark's...
September 3, 2012
Clear Spring survived a test from Fairfield on Monday, holding off a final drive for a 19-14 victory. With six minutes remaining, Fairfield (0-1) drove from its 11 into Clear Spring's red zone. The drive opened with a 41-yard completion from Knights quarterback Mason Flickenger to reciever Evan Wolfe, his only catch of the game, to get to the Clear Spring 48. The reception gave Fairfield the momentum to move to the Blazers 5, led by 46 yards rushing by running back Thomas Bollinger.
August 11, 2010
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- A man found guilty of setting fire to his cousin's shed in June 2009 was sentenced Wednesday by Franklin County (Pa.) Court Judge Shawn Meyers to a minimum of four years in state prison. Pennsylvania State Police charged Tod Karl Naugle, 38, with arson, retaliation against a witness or victim, criminal mischief, reckless endangerment and risking a catastrophe. He was convicted of the charges in a jury trial in June. Naugle, of Fairfield, Pa., told the judge Wednesday that he had issues with his cousin, Darwoll "Bo" Naugle, for 10 years.
May 9, 2010
OCT. 26, 1949-MAY 7, 2010 FAIRFIELD, Pa. - David Michael "Mike" Rohrbaugh, 60, of Fairfield, Pa., died Friday, May 7, 2010, at his home in Fairfield. Mike was born Oct. 26, 1949, in Gettysburg, Pa., son of the late George L. and Frances (Keepers) Rohrbaugh. He was employed for 27 years by the Maryland Department of Education, where he was the lead IT tech for the Department of Corrections Division. Mike was a former member of the Pennsylvania National Guard. Survivors include his wife, Darlene Borror Rohrbaugh; two daughters, Debra S. Ulring of Hanover, Pa., and Julie M. Secrest of Gettysburg; two stepsons, Gregory S. and Charles L. O'Malley, both of Gettysburg; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Robert L. Rohrbaugh of Fairfield and Kenneth J. Rohrbaugh of Gettysburg.
June 17, 2009
FAIRFIELD, Pa. - Before the fall of 1976, when David Hirsch joined the staff at Moosewood Restaurant in Ithaca, N.Y., his eating skills were fairly limited. "Oh, I was a terrible eater," he says with a laugh during a telephone interview from Moosewood, where he is now co-owner. "When my family found out where I was working, it kind of became a joke. " Moosewood Restaurant, located in downtown Ithaca, has been open since 1973. The emphasis of the menu is on healthful food. It specializes in vegetarian and vegan fare.
March 24, 2009
AUG. 8, 1913-MARCH 20, 2009 QUINCY, Pa. - Allen L. Underwood, 95, a resident of Quincy Village, died Friday, March 20, 2009, at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital. Born Aug. 8, 1913, in Greenville, Ky., he was the son of the late John Franklin Underwood and Carrie Jones Underwood Boyle. He attended Greenville High School. He was employed by the White House Police Department, retiring in 1968 after 30 years of service. He was a member of Quincy United Methodist Church, Quincy; BPO Elks Lodge 731, Waynesboro; National Retired Police Association; and National AARP.
February 13, 2009
NOV. 25, 2008-FEB. 10, 2009 Jayden Anthony Fields, infant, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown. Born Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Christian Fields and Stephanie Wright. He is survived by a brother, Aaron Beglen of Fairfield, Pa.; maternal grandmother, Elaine Wright of Fairfield; maternal grandfather, Wesley Wright of Texas; an uncle, Phillip Wright of Fairfield; and an aunt, Terri Stilwell of Urbana, Md. Services will be held privately with the family.
December 10, 2008
MAY 16, 1952-DEC. 8, 2008 FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Donna C. Masters, 56, of 4585 Cold Springs Road, Fayetteville, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2008, at Hershey (Pa.) Medical Center. Born May 16, 1952, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late George W. Masters Jr. and the late Naomi Louise Funk Masters. She was a 1970 graduate of Fairfield (Pa.) High School. She was employed at Gettysburg (Pa.) Shoe Factory. She attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Quincy, Pa. She is survived by her companion, Roger L. Smith of Fayetteville; and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins.
May 29, 2008
FAIRFIELD, Pa. - A 19-year-old Ortanna, Pa., man was repeatedly stabbed and burned before his body was found early Wednesday at a campsite 500 yards off a wooded trail in Carroll Valley borough, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police allege Jason Rueben Armstrong, 34, of 16 Snow Bird Trail in Fairfield, stabbed former co-worker Andrew Scott Bosley 15 times in his back, severed his ear and slashed a 4-inch-deep cut in his throat. Bosley's body was found off Ski Run Trail in a rural area of Adams County, Pa. Armstrong is in jail, charged with criminal homicide, arson, abusing a corpse and other counts, police said.
January 22, 2008
BOYS BASKETBALL Fort Hill 55, Williamsport 52 FORT HILL (11-0) R. Brooks 10, McCarty 4, Graham 11, J. Brooks 25, Lee 3, Helmick 2. Totals 19 13-14 55. WILLIAMSPORT (9-2) Wilfong 9, Ryan 6, Jamison 4, Minnick 10, McCauley 2, Sluger 3, Dixon 16, Cook 2. Totals 19 13-21 52. Fort Hill 12 14 14 15 - 55 Williamsport 13 15 7 17 - 52 3-point goals - Fort Hill 4 (R. Brooks, Graham, J. Brooks, Lee), Williamsport 1 (Wilfong). McConnellsburg 57, Fairfield 44 McCONNELLSBURG (12-6)