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Emergency services Health systems information for the Shippensburg area In emergencies, contact berland County Area, inthe following: cluding those departments at the Naval Inventory Police personnel Control Point in Hampden The Pennsylvania State Township and at the Carlisle Police and several municipal Barracks in North Middlepolice departments serve ton Township. the Shippensburg area. EMS: West Shore EMS • Newville Borough Police and Cumberland Goodwill - 776-5513 • Shippensburg Borough EMS provide services to difPolice - 532-7361 ferent parts of Cumberland • State Police at Carlisle - County. 249-2121 South Middleton Town• State Police at Cham- ship receives dual coverage bersburg - 264-5161 • State Police at Newville from the companies. Cumberland Goodwill - 776-3135 operates out of its staFire/Emergency tion at 519 S. Hanover St. in personnel Carlisle. Silver Spring Township Fire: A total of 37 fire departments serve the Cum- has its own EMS.

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Hospital located at: 361 Alexander Spring Road, Carlisle CEO: Rich Newell Services: Carlisle Regional offers a full spectrum of care including bariatric services, cancer care services, critical care medicine, diabetes care, digestive care, ear, nose and throat care, emergency medicine geriatric medicine, heart care, home and assisted care, imaging, infusion services, kidney disorders, pathology, orthopedics, pain management, pediatrics, primary care, progressive care, rehabilitation, pulmonary care, rheumatology, robotic surgery, urology and women’s health.

Hospital located at: 503 N. 21st St., Camp Hill CEO: Sister Romaine Niemeyer Services: Atrial Fibrillation Center, behavioral health, cancer care, cardiac rehab, diabetes services, emergency services, gastrointestinal services, heart care, home health, hospitalist program, imaging, lab services, maternal assistance program, maternity services, nutrition services, occupational health, palliative care, pharmacy services, physical therapy, research & clinical trials, robotic-assisted surgeries, speech therapy, surgical services, travel health services, women’s services and

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Hospital located at: 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA, 17033 www.pennstatehershey. org CEO: Dr. Harold L. Paz Services: The Hershey Medical Center is the only academic medical center between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, specializing in tertiary and quaternary care particularly in the areas of cancer, children’s health, heart and vascular disease, and brain and neurological disorders. In addition to patient care, our mission includes biomedical research, the education of future health profession-


Hospitals located at: Harrisburg Hospital – 111 S. Front St., Harrisburg Community General Osteopathic Hospital – 4300 Londonderry Road, Harrisburg West Shore Hospital (to open in 2014) – Technology Parkway, Hampden Township CEO: Michael A. Young Services: Emergency care, surgery, cancer care, diabetes care, heart care, imagining, lung care, neurological care, primary and specialty care, toxicology, women’s health, children’s health, community and corporate wellness, holistic therapies, See Health, C4

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Health Continued from C3 home care and hospice, laboratory services, men’s health, mental and behavioral health, nutrition and weight management, pain management, palliative care, rehabilitation and physical therapy, senior health, sleep center, transplant services, wellness and prevention, and wound care.

Summit Health Hospitals located at: Chambersburg Hospital – 112 N. Seventh St., Cham-

bersburg Waynesboro Hospital – 501 E. Main St., Waynesboro CEO: Richard A. Penington Services: Bariatric, behavioral health, birthing, cancer, cardiology, critical care, diabetes education and management, diagnostic, emergency care, hospitalist, laboratory, medical, orthopedic, pain, pediatric, physical therapy and rehabilitation, respiratory care, sleep lab, surgical and women’s health services.

Crime statistics Here are the year-todate crime rates for the S h i p p e n s b u rg a rea a s of July 22. Crimes with zero reported incidents were not included.

State police at Newville (Pennsylvania Turnpike)

domestic – 3 • Drug possession: • Forgery, fraud and marijuana - 19 embezzlement – 1 • DUI - 4 • Vandalism – 1 • Public drunkenness • DUI – 3 -6 Incidents • Public Drunkenness • Disorderly conduct • DUI – 2State police – 2 5 Newville Borough at Newville (Pennsyl• Disorderly conduct T h i s i n fo r m a t i o n i s Police vania Turnpike) -1 s u b je c t to co n t i n u a l Incidents Incidents edit and should not be Shippensburg • DUI – 2 • Thefts -2 c o n s i d e r e d c o m p l e te University • Assaults: Simple or Shippensburg until the annual report domestic – 5 Incidents Borough Police is compiled. Source: • Forgery, fraud and • Robberies – 3 http://ucr.psp.state. Incidents embezzlement – 2 • Theft - 2• Thefts – 2 • DUI – 2 • Vandalism – 3 • Disorderly conduct - 1 • Assaults: Simple or • Sex offenses - 1 uUI.asp

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Public school districts in The Sentinel coverage area Big Spring School District Website: 2012 Enrollment: 2,773 First Day of Classes: Aug. 26, 2013 Last Day of Classes: June 5, 2014 Area: 198 square miles Municipalities: Cooke Township, Newville Borough, Lower Mifflin Township, Upper Mifflin Towns h i p, L owe r Fra n k fo rd Township, Upper Frankford Township, South Newton Township, North Newton Township, Penn Township, West Pennsboro Township District population: 19,067 District administration: Richard W. Fry, superin-

tendent of schools; Jeanne Temple, assistant superintendent; Kevin Roberts, director of curriculum, instruction and educational technology; Richard Kerr, Jr., business manager; William Gillet, supervisor of special education School board: Wilbur Wolf Jr., president; William Swanson, vice president; Robert Barrick, secretary; David Gutshall, treasurer; Kingsley Blasco; Richard Norris; Richard Roush; William Piper; John McCrea. The school board meets at 8 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month. Committee meetings are held prior to the start of the regular board meetings. The meetings are held in the large group room or audito-

rium at the high school. 2013-14 General Fund Budget: $43,563,440 Taxes: 12.6360 mills Annual real estate tax bill: $1,264 Collective bargaining agreement expires: June 30, 2014 Last teacher strike: 199394 school year Schools: • Big Spring High School, 100 Mt. Rock Road, Newville Principal: Steven Smith Enrollment: 952 Grades: 9-12 • Big Spring Middle School, 43 Mt. Rock Road, Newville Principal: Linda Wilson Enrollment: 688

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Public schools Continued from C6 Grades: 9-12 • Mt. Rock Elementary School, 47 Mt. Rock Road, Newville Principal: Linda Slusser Enrollment: 275 Grades: K-5 • Newville Elementary School, 100 Steelstown Road, Newville Principal: William August Enrollment: 330 Grades: K-5 • Oak Flat Elementary School, 334 Centerville Road, Newville Principal: Stacey Kimble Enrollment: 388 Grades: K-5 Special Programs: The Big Spring School District offers the following courses and programs; honors art and humanities, honors drawing and painting; Spanish and honors Spanish; French; AP

biology; AP probability and statistics; AP European history; AP U.S. government and politics; AP calculus; AP English literature and composition. 2011-12 PSSA test scores (percent proficient) • Grade 3: reading - 77 percent; math - 79 percent • Grade 4: reading - 79 percent; math - 89 percent; science – 82 percent • Grade 5: reading - 77 percent; math - 68 percent • Grade 6: reading – 70 percent; math – 79 percent • Grade 7: reading – 70 percent; math – 81 percent • Grade 8: reading – 80 percent; math – 85 percent; science – 65 percent • Grade 11: reading - 60 percent; math - 56 percent; science - 32 percent Graduation rate: 86 percent

Shippensburg Area School District 317 North Morris Street Shippensburg, Pa. 17257 Website: www.ship.k12. June 2011 Enrollment: 3,417 First Day of Classes: August 26, 2013 Last Day of Classes: June 9, 2014 Area: 121 square miles Municipalities: Hopewell Township, Newburg Borough, Shippensburg Boro u g h , S h i p p e n s b u rg Township, Southampton Township (Cumberland County), Southampton Township (Franklin County) and Orrstown Borough District population: 28,243 District Administration: Kristin Carroll, superintendent; Beth Bender, as-

sistant superintendent; Michael Boryan, supervisor of special education; Deborah Westover, business administrator; Nicole Weber, assistant business administrator; David Reese, food service director; Matthew Ulmer, director of operations and maintenance; Troy Stevens, technology coordinator; Shawn Chiappelli, athletic director. School Board: Herbert Cassidy, president; Charles Suders, vice president; Thomas Enderlein; Donald Hilbinger; Troy Burkholder; Dwayne Burt; William Gould; Greg McMullen The Board of School Directors meets in regular sessions on the fourth Monday of each month, except for December. In addition, the Board will meet publicly the second Monday of each month, except Decem-

ber and July, for the primary purpose of planning. Other special sessions may be called when necessary and will be announced publicly. All meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. and are held in the cafeteria at the Shippensburg Area Middle School, 101 Park Place, Shippensburg, Pa. 2013-14 General Fund Budget: $42.9 million Taxes: 10.01 mills real estate (Cumberland County); 95.21 mills real estate (Franklin County) Annual Real Estate Tax Bill: $1,800.99 for a home assessed at the district’s median market value of $179,919. Collective Bargaining Agreement expires June 13, 2013 Last teacher strike: In the 1980s Schools:

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Public schools Continued from C7 Grades: 4-5 • S h i p p e n s b u rg A rea Middle School 101 Park Place, Shippensburg, Pa. 17257 Principal: Teri Mowery Grades: 6-8 • Shippensburg Area Senior High School 201 Eberly Drive, Shippensburg, Pa. 17257 Principal: Bruce Levy Grades 9-12 Special programs: The Shippensburg Area School District offers music and art courses, as well as foreign language instruction in Spanish, French and Latin (other options are available through online learning options). The following AP courses are available: biology, U.S. history, calculus (AB and BC), comparative govern-

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ment and politics, studio art, English 12 (literature & composition), English 11 (language and composition), physics, chemistry, psychology. The following honors courses are also available: algebra I, algebra II, French III and IV, geometry, Latin III and IV, mastering composition I, mastering literature, precalculus and Spanish II, III and IV. Students also have the opportunity to participate in the Chambersburg Hospital Healthcare Career Institute, English as a second language programs, the Franklin County Career and Technology Center alternative programs, online courses through Aventa, work experience and work study. The district also offers

non-traditional programs of study, such as college-level course options, directed studies (gifted education), early college admission and independent study. 2011-12 PSSA test scores (percent proficient): • Grade 3: reading - 73 percent; math - 82 percent • Grade 4: reading - 76 percent; math - 86 percent; science – 92 percent • Grade 5: reading - 68 percent; math - 80 percent • Grade 6: reading - 62 percent; math - 76 percent • Grade 7: reading - 75 percent; math - 80 percent • Grade 8: reading - 84 percent; math - 85 percent; science – 60 percent • Grade 11: reading - 57 percent; math - 46 percent; science – 38 percent Graduation rate: 87 percent



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5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Sunday, Closed. Address: 9 Parsonage St., Hours: Monday-Tuesday, Newville Thursday-Friday, 9 a.m.-9 Phone: 776-5900. p.m.; Wednesday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday 1 p.m.-5 p.m.; Joseph T. Simpson Sunday, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Public Library Address: 100 N. 19th St., Hours: Monday-ThursCamp Hill day, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, Phone: 761-3900 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, East Pennsboro 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Sunday, Closed. Branch Library Address: 16 N. Walnut St., Hours: Monday, TuesMechanicsburg d ay a n d T h u rsd ay, 1 0 Phone: 766-0171. a.m.-8 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Shippensburg

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Senior centers

Area day care centers

Cumberland County’s six full-time senior centers provide places for those age 60 and older to go for meals, activities, health screenings and educational opportunities. The following six locations serve as senior centers throughout Cumberland County:

Here are the day care Camp Hill Presbyterian 249-4540 centers in the Cumberland Church (preschool) Child Bright County area: 101 N. 23rd St., Camp Learning Center Hill A Caring Place Day Care 737-0488 5023 Trindle Road, Me123 E. King St., Shipchanicsburg Capital Area Children’s pensburg 795-8286 Center, a service of 530-1817

Big Spring Senior Center, Senior Housing Complex 91 Doubling Gap Road, Suite 1, Newville H o u r s : 8 a . m . -3 : 3 0 p.m., Monday-Friday Phone: 776-4478 Email:

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cation after Southampton Township supervisors decided to not renew the lease with the senior center. With help from Messiah Lifeways, it was decided in June that the center will be able to stay for another three months at its former location: 56 Cleversburg Road, Shippensburg Mailing address: 200 Airport Road, Shippensburg, Pa. 17257 Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday-Friday, except Tuesday when it is open from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. a n d 5 : 3 0 p. m . to 8 : 3 0 p.m. Phone number: 5308217 Email: Website: http://place.

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tist Church Early Childhood Age Program Office Center 606 E. Simpson St., Me697-5126 1822 S. Market St., Me- chanicsburg 766-2439 chanicsburg Childtime S.A.C (School 697-0184 Age Care) Glee Nursery School 401 E. Louther St., Suite Creative Young Moments 130 Nittany Drive, Me217, Carlisle 502 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. chanicsburg 243-8315 766-5115 Holly Springs 486-7200 Christian Youth MinisThe Goddard School tries Day Care at Filey’s Inc. 5049 Ritter Road, Me450 E. North St., Carlisle 15 S. Fileys Road, Dillsburg chanicsburg 241-4296 766-7680 432-0200 Churches Affiliated Child God’s Little Ones Care Center Dickinson College Chil203 N. High St., Newburg 110 Altoona Avenue, East dren’s Center 423-9989 Pennsboro 28 Garland Ave., Carlisle 732-3120 245-1088 Heavenly Hands Day Care 450 Chestnut Grove Road, Circle of Friends Child Doolittle Little One’s Day Dillsburg Care Center Care 432-2082 125 E. Main St., Shireman309 Eleventh St., New stown Hilderbrant Cumberland Cumberland 737-6621 920-0474 County Day Care 1000 Claremont Road, Country and Town BapEast Pennsboro School Carlisle


245-2431 Jack and Jill Day Care 415 E. Orange St., Shippensburg 532-8064 Kera’s Honey Bees 300 N. West St., Carlisle 218-8228 Kid’s Kount 211 E. Garfield St., Shippensburg 530-1819 Kiddie Academy of Silver Spring Township 188 Woods Drive, Mechanicsburg 791-0111 Kids Kountry 14 Fairfield St., Mt. Holly Springs 486-3124 Kidz First

9540 Molly Pitcher HighLambsgate Children’s way-N Shippensburg Center 532-2167 6950 Carlisle Pike, New Kidz Quarterz Child Care Kingstown 591-4283 Center 425 N. 21st St., Camp Hill Learning & Play Center 975-2320 28 E. Main St., Mechanicsburg Kidz Quarterz II 790-9088 5005 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg Learning & Sharing Child 737-2047 Development Center 335 Front St., New CumKindercare Child Day Care berland Centers 774-6844 Camp Hill - 3715 Kohler Place - 761-4934 The Learning Center Camp Hill - 457 N. 21st 4205 Carlisle Pike, Camp St., Camp Hill - 737-4404 Hill Carlisle - 14 Brookwood 761-2220 Ave. - 249-0881 East Pennsboro - 730 Little Angels Preschool Wertzville Road - 728-1720 and Day Care Center Mechanicsburg - 335 64 E. North St., Carlisle Cumberland Parkway - 791See Day care, C11 2707

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Mountainside Nursery Little Lambs Daycare Cen- School 1071 York Road, Dillsburg ter 432-2155 2135 Ritner H ighway, Carlisle My Place Too 249-1806 745 Orrstown Road, ShipLittle Steps Child Care pensburg 532-3526 Center 700 Market St., Lemoyne Newville Church of the 737-6080 Brethren Daycare Program 16 Carlisle Road, Newville Mechanicsburg B/A School 776-3373 Program at Broad Street Elementary School Rainbow Playskool 200 S. Broad St., Mechan125 E. Main St,. Shiremanicsburg stown 697-7484 737-6621 Mechanicsburg Learning Shippensburg SACC – Center 30 W. Main St., New Nancy Grayson Elementary School Kingstown 301 Lurgan Ave., Ship697-2811 pensburg 530-2770 Messiah College Early Learning Center Small Steps Day Care Suite 3021, 1 College Ave.,

125 Wolfs Bridge Road, Carlisle 243-3002 Tender Years Inc. 203 House Ave., Camp Hill 761-7113 Trinity Day Care Center 118 W. Main St., Walnut Bottom 530-5315 Uriah United Methodist Church Day Care 925 Goodyear Road, Gardners 486-7543 Wee Little Lambs Day Care Center 202 W. Butler St., Mt. Holly Springs 486-8728 YMCA’s Tiny Feet III 1000 Yverdon Drive, Camp Hill 737-9424

Places of worship in the Shippensburg area Apostolic • Word of Life Ministries, 502 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs - 486-7077

Assembly of God • Blue Mountain Assembly of God, 9886 Otterbein Church Road, Newburg 423-6376 • First Assembly of God of Shippensburg, 420 Baltimore Road, Shippensburg - 532-9154 • Life Community Church, Shippensburg 477-0278 • Newville Assembly of God, 403 Oak Flat Road, Newville - 776-3275

Baptist • Cedar H ill Baptist

Church, 154 Chestnut Grove Road, Dillsburg 432-9590 • Christian Bible Fellowship Church, 49 Stamy Road, Newville - 776-9599 • Friendship Baptist Church, 3367 Ritner Highway, Newville - 776-9415 • Maranatha Baptist Church, 10408 Blind Lane, Shippensburg - 530-7565 • Reflections of Christ Community Church, 14 Cedar St., Mt. Holly Springs - 486-4524 • Shiloh Baptist Church, 165 Lincoln St. or 409 N. West St. (office), Carlisle 243-7259 or 243-8997 • Shippensburg Independent Baptist Church, 308 S. Queen St., Shippensburg 532-2930

Brethren in Christ Brethren in Christ • Blue Mountain Brethren in Christ, 215 Tabor Road, Newburg - 423-6775 • Green Spring Brethren in Christ Church, 720 Green Spring Road, Newville - 776-5647 • Mount Rock Church, 22 Mount Rock Road, Shippensburg - 532-8473 • Mowersville Brethren in Christ Church, 14924 W. Creek Road, Newburg 423-6654 • South Mountain Chapel Brethren in Christ, 11 Chestnut Grove Road, Shippensburg - 530-1253 • New Life Community Mt. Holly Springs, 202 N. See Churches, C12

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Churches Continued from C11 Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs - 486-4444 Catholic • Our Lady of the Visitation Church, 305 N. Prince St., Shippensburg - 5322912 Christian • Christian Life Community Church, 3151 Ritner Highway, Newville – 7766511 Church of Christ • Shippensburg Church of Christ, 412 E. King St., Shippensburg - 532-9770 Church of God • Blue Mountain Assembly of God, 9886 Otterbein Road, Newburg - 423-6376 • Church of God Parsonage, 51 Southside Drive,

Newville - 486-7284 • Church of God Prophecy, 2263 Newville Road, Carlisle - 776-7737 • Church of God Prophecy, 2 Asper Road, Newville - 776-7737 • Church of God of Cumberland Valley, 611 Shippensburg Road, Shippensburg - 432-6988 • Doubling Gap Church of God, 50 McCrea Road, Newville - 776-6092 • First Church of God, 475 Shippensburg Road, Newville - 776-5223 • First Church of God, 121 E. King St., Shippensburg 532-8421 Spring Road, Newville 776-1211 • Mt. Holly Springs Church of God, 602 McLand Road, Mt. Holly Springs 486-4818 • Newburg First Church of God, 248 Newburg Road,

Newburg - 423-6279 • Plainfield First Church of God, 2089 Newville Road, Plainfield - 243-8053 • Shippensburg First Church of God, 121 E. King St., Shippensburg - 5328421 • Shippensburg First Church of God Annex, 5 N. Prince St., Shippensburg 530-1244 • South Fairview First Church of God, 1212 Centerville Road, Newville - 4864006 Church of the Brethren • Church of the Brethren, 253 E. Garfield St., Shippensburg - 532-6526 • Newville Church of the Brethren, 16 Carlisle Road, Newville - 776-9456 • Ridge Church of the Brethren, 1095 Ridge Road, Shippensburg - 423-5228

Community Churches • Life Community Church, 9974 Molly Pitcher Highway, Shippensburg - 4770278 •New Life Community Church, 127 Willow View Drive, Carlisle - 249-5986 • Shippensburg Community Church, 119 N. Penn St., Shippensburg - 530-1145 Episcopal • Mount Calvary Episcopal Church, 125 N. 25th St., Camp Hill - 737-9834 • St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 206 E. Burd St., Shippensburg - 532-8089 • St. John’s Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 612, N. Hanover St., Carlisle - 2434220 • St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 8 E. Keller St., Mechanicsburg - 766-5182 • St. Michael’s Reformed Episcopal Church, 1825

Good Hope Road, Enola - 502 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. 728-3855 Holly Springs - 486-7077 • Wo r d Fe l l o w s h i p Fellowship of Christian Church, 484 N. Mountain Assemblies Road, Newville - 776-3950 • Christian Bible Fellowship Church, 43 Starry Road, Holiness Newville - 776-9599 • Big Spring Heights Church, 8 Mt. Rock Road, Full Gospel Newville - 776-4460 • Big Spring Heights Full • Bread of Life Fellowship, Gospel Church of God, 10 167 Walnut Bottom Road, Mt. Rock Road, Newville - Shippensburg - 532-3222 776-4460 • Living Faith Chapel, • Jesus Loves You Min- 8770 Possum Hollow Road, istries, 30 N. Fayette St., Shippensburg - 530-1915 Shippensburg - 530-9200 • Mt. Rock Church, 22 Mt. • Living Waters Taberna- Rock Road, Shippensburg cle Church, 51 E. Main St., 532-8473 Plainfield - 243-1134 • New Covenant Taber• Mt. View Full Gos- nacle, 2249 Roxbury Road, pel Church, 829 Sandbank Shippensburg - 532-6039 Road, Mt. Holly Springs • T h e O a s i s o f L ove 486-4892 Church of Shippensburg, • Palmstown Church, 3151 303 S. Washington St., Ritner Highway, Newville - Shippensburg - 532-5112 776-6511 See Churches, C13 • Word of Life Ministries,

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Churches Continued from C12 • Palmstown Church, 3151 Ritner Highway, Newville 776-6511 • Rivers of Life Community Church, 31 E. Main St., Walnut Bottom - 532-4453 • South Fairview First Church, 1212 Centerville Road, Newville - 486-4006 • Willing Servants’ Ministry, 185 Chamberlain Road, Shippensburg - 532-2770 Lutheran • Big Spring United Lutheran Church, 101 Crossroad School Road, Newville - 776-3109 • Centerville Lutheran Church, 1874 Walnut Bottom Road, Newville - 7766718 • Evangelical Lutheran Church, 602 McLand Drive, Mt. Holly Springs - 4867382

• Memorial Lutheran Church, 34 E. Orange St., Shippensburg - 532-4614 • Mount Zion Lutheran Church, 4200 Carlisle Road, Gardners - 486-3158 • St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2070 Newville Road, Plainfield 243-6617 • St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 210 Brick Church Road, Newville - 776-7973 • Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 51 W. Main St., Newville - 776-3907 Mennonite • Living Faith Chapel, 8770 Possum Hollow Road, Shippensburg - 530-1915 • Living Faith Mennonite Church, 297 Goodhart Road, Shippensburg - 530-1319 • Newburg Mennonite Church, 103 W. Second St., Newburg - 423-6004 • Rowe Mennonite

Methodist • Christ United Methodist Church, 47 E. King St., Shippensburg - 532-6850 • Cumberland United Methodist Charge, 15634 Paxton Run Rd., Newburg 423-5218 • Leesburg United Methodist Parsonage, 12 Strohm Road, Shippensburg - 5325957 • Lurgan United Brethren Church, 7900 Roxbury Road, Shippensburg - 5301753 • Messiah United Methodist Church, 30 S. Penn St., Shippensburg - 532-4904 • Methodist Christ United, 47 E. King St., Shippensburg - 532-6850 See Churches, C14



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Churches Continued from C13 • Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church, 202 W. Butler St., Mt. Holly Springs 486-4883 • Mt. Hope Unite d Me t h o d i s t C h u rc h , 599 Whiskey Run Road, Newville - 776-4998 • Mount Rock United Methodist, 598 Mount Rock Road, Newville 776-7016 • Mount Victory United Methodist Church, 1 Victory Church Road, Gardners - 486-3501 • Newburg United Methodist Church, 203 N. High St., Newburg 423-6223 • Oakville United Methodist Church, 519 Oakville Road, Shippensburg - 776-3862 • Trinity United Meth-

odist Church, 118 W. Main St., Walnut Bottom - 5327606 • West Fairview United Methodist Church, Second and North streets, West Fairview - 732-0103 • Uriah United Methodist Church, 925 Goodyear Road, Gardners - 4867543 Missionary • Christian and M issionary Church, 593 Walnut Bottom Road, Shippensburg - 530-1447 Nazarene • Shippensburg Church of the Nazarene, 415 E. Orange St., Shippensburg - 532-7450 Pentecostal • B i g S p r i n g He i g h ts Church of God, 10 Mount Rock Road, Newville -


ren Church, 7607 Roxbury Road, Shippensburg - 530-1753 • M a i n sv i l l e U n i te d Brethren Church, 1354 Mainsville Road, Shippensburg - 530-1455 • Mongul United Brethren Church, 4162 Roxbury Road, Shippensburg - 532-2771 • Prince Street United Brethren Church, 17 N. Prince St., Shippensburg - 532-8404

Presbyterian • Big Spring Presbyterian Church, Corporation St., Newville - 776-5820 • First United Presbyte r i a n C h u rc h , 1 1 1 B i g Spring Ave., Newville 776-7525 • Hope Reformed Presby te r i a n C h u rc h , 1 2 3 Wa l n u t B o t to m R o a d , Shippensburg - 532-8998 • Middle Spring Presbyterian Church, 135 Middle Spring Road, ShippensUnited Church of burg - 532-8198 • Presbyterian Church Christ • Grace United Church of Shippensburg, 12 S. of Christ, 121 E. Orange Prince St., Shippensburg St., Shippensburg - 532- 532-5039 6221 United Brethren Unity • K i n g S t re e t Un i te d • Unity Church, 408 N. Brethren Church, RR1, Box Baltimore Ave., Mount 20, Newburg - 423-6775 • Lurgan United Breth- Holly Springs - 486-3542

Hiking in the Cumberland Valley The Cumberland Valley region is home to more than 200 miles of trails, including the midway point of the Appalachian Trail. There are more than 54,000 acres of outdoor opportunities, including three state parks and two state forests. The area also offers scenic areas, including Waggoner’s Gap Hawk Watch, where more than 20,000 migrating raptors fly over each year. Here are some of the trailers were you can take a hike.

Cumberland County. Trail entrances to the Appalachian Trail are Arendtsville-Shippensburg Road, Pine Grove Furnace State Park, Sheet Iron Roof Road, Whiskey Springs Road, Leidigh Road, ATC Mid-Atlantic Regional Office in Boiling Springs, York Road (Pa. Route 74), Lisburn Road, Trindle Road (Pa. Route 641), Bernheisel Bridge Road and Sherwood Drive. The trail is open for foot travel only; vehicles, bikes and horses are not permitted. The Appalachian Trail The Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s Mid-AtNo list of trails is comlantic Regional office is plete without mention of located at 4 E. First St., the Appalachian Trail. Forty-three miles of the 2,178mile trail stretch through See Hiking, C15

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Hiking Continued from C14 Boiling Springs. The Appalachian Trail Museum is located at Pine Grove Furnace State Park. Source: “Local Food, Farm and Outdoor Attractions,” a publication of the Cumberland County Planning Department.

Cumberland Valley Rail Trail There are 11 miles of the Cumberland Valley Rail Trail, 9.5 of which are developed. The trail extends from Shippensburg to Newville, and efforts are being made to extend that farther into Carlisle. T ra i l e n t r a n c e s a r e Newville (23 McFarland St.), Oakville (401 Oakville Road) and Shippensburg (Shippensburg Township Park, 304 Britton Road). Parking

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and Franklin counties. There are also 130 miles of state forest roads that The park is located at 1100 are maintained for driving Pine Grove Road, Gardners, and sightseeing. and has four miles of hiking trails. It also contains the Tuscarora State Forest midway point of the AppaThe forest is located lachian Trail. at 4455 Big Spring Road, The historic Ironmaster’s Kings Gap Mansion is available for Blain, and also has hikEnvironmental overnight accommodations ing trails available. Its forest covers areas of CumEducation Center and special event rentals. berland, Perry, Franklin, The center is located Colonel Denning Huntindgon, Juniata and at 500 Kings Gap Road, State Park Mifflin Counties. Carlisle. There are 16 miles The park is located at of hiking trails that con- 1599 Doubling Gap Road, Waggoner’s Gap nect with three main day- Newville, and has 3.5 miles Hawk Watch The nature preserve is use areas – Pine Plantation of hiking trails, as well as located off of WaggonDay Use Area, Pond Day Use an equestrian trail. er’s Gap Road/Route 74 in Area and Mansion Day Use Michaux State Forest Carlisle. Seasonal access is Area. The forest is located at Aug. 1 to Dec. 31, and along The park consists of 2,531 10099 Lincoln Way East, with its birdwatching opacres of forest and is open to Fayetteville, and has hiking portunities, there is also a the public year-round from trails. Its forest covers ar- hiking trail to the viewing 8 a.m. to sunset. eas of Cumberland, Adams area.


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