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Franklin County jobless rate holds steady at 4.8 percent

Posted: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 6:48 pm | Updated: 7:11 pm, Wed Jul 29, 2015. Posted on Jul 29, 2015 by Jennifer Fitch CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Franklin County, Pa., held steady at 4.8 percent … Continue reading

Franklin County products grow on the world stage

By Jim Hook jhook@publicopinionnews.com @JimHookPO on Twitter UPDATED:   07/14/2015 09:14:42 PM EDT0 COMMENTS   WASHINGTON, D.C. >> Exports from Franklin County are growing at nearly 10 percent a year, according to the most recent data from the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

Organic egg processor opening local facility

By Megan Herr/The Record Herald Posted Jul. 9, 2015 at 12:30 PM  Greencastle, Pa. NestFresh has some egg-cellent news for the Greencastle area. The Colorado-based company has announced its newest facility will be in located at 1226 Kauffman Road West, where … Continue reading

Chambersburg planners review proposals for grocery store, former school

Posted: Tuesday, June 2, 2015 10:15 pm Posted on Jun 2, 2015 by Jennifer Fitch CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Proposals for a new ALDI grocery store and the overhaul of the former Central Junior High School dominated discussion Tuesday at a … Continue reading

Summer isn’t here yet, but Whitetail Resort already preparing for winter season

Staff reports UPDATED:   05/28/2015 08:40:34 AM EDT MERCERSBURG >> Whitetail Resort has more than $2.5 million in resort upgrades slated to take place before fall begins, according to a press release from the resort. The list of capital projects includes … Continue reading