Man Shot By State Trooper After Standoff At Pennsylvania Prison DiesThe York County coroner's office said Saturday that 31-year-old Jess Leipold was pronounced dead at 2:40 p.m. Friday after being shot Thursday afternoon at Adams County Prison.
Soldiers National Museum In Gettysburg To CloseA Gettysburg museum featuring a model Confederate encampment and many Civil War artifacts is closing after more than half a century.
Top Spooky Vacation Destinations For HalloweenMake plans this Halloween to take a vacation and visit some of the spookiest destinations in the country. Many of these areas have a tragic past, which adds to the chances of them being haunted and creating a spooky feeling among those who tour the area.
Getaway Guide: Exploring The Mountains Of Western Pa. In Fall
2 Local Shops Make List Of Nation’s Top Ice Cream ParlorsTwo local ice cream shops made TripAdvisor.com's list of 10 Top U.S. Ice Cream Parlors.
Effort Underway To Buy And Preserve Gen. Lee's Headquarters In GettysburgThe Civil War Trust said Tuesday it's already raised much of the money needed to buy and improve the four-acre location west of town.
Remembering Those Who Gave All, At Laurel Hill CemeteryA special ceremony was part of the annual Memorial Day commemoration at Laurel Hill Cemetery in East Falls Sunday: the rededication of the "Silent Sentry," a bronze statue that was stolen from Mount Moriah Cemetery in the '70s, then languished in storage for decades after its recovery.
At Least 9 People Injured In Central Pa. Truck Fire A Gettysburg Hospital spokesman said seven people were taken there for potential exposure to the chemical toluene, while a county emergency official said two others were treated at nearby Waynesboro Hospital.
Thousands Expected For Gettysburg Address EventThousands of people are heading to a small town in southern Pennsylvania Tuesday to commemorate a speech that for 150 years has been a source of national identity.
KKK Rally In Gettysburg Canned Due To Government ShutdownPark officials said they rescinded all permits for special events because of the shutdown that began Tuesday.
Portraits Of The Civil WarMaking history come alive is important, and in commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg battle, there were many re-enactments this year. Books and movies are also fun.