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  • Oklahoma University’s Kyler Murray wins Heisman trophy

    NEW YORK CITY — Oklahoma University quarterback Kyler Murray was named the 84th winner of the Heisman trophy on Saturday night. According to Heisman.com, Murray is the 10th Sooner to be named a Heisman finalist. He is also the second straight quarterback from the school to win the award, after Baker Mayfield won it in 2017. The junior led Oklahoma to a 12-1 record, the Big 12 championship and a spot in the College Football Playoff. In 13 games, Murray […]

  • Green Bay head coach Mike McCarthy fired after 13 seasons

    GREEN BAY, Wisc. — After a 20-17 home loss to the struggling Arizona Cardinals, the Packers have decided to part ways with their longtime head coach. McCarthy, who will end his Packers tenure with a record of 125-77-2, led the Packers to their 2010 Super Bowl win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Packers struggled to improve from a slow start this year, and were 4-7-1 at the time of McCarthy’s dismissal. Joe Philbin will serve as the Packers’ head coach […]

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    Shippensburg University field hockey wins third straight Division II Championship

    PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Shippensburg University field hockey defeated East Stroudsburg 1-0 in the NCAA Division II Championship game at Arthur J. Rooney Field on Saturday. It’s the third straight year that the Raiders have claimed the the championship and the fourth time they’ve won it all in the last six years. Shippensburg sophomore Emily Stauffer scored the game-winning goal just over one minute into overtime. Freshman Adrienne McGarrigle earned the assist. The game marked the first time since 1998 that […]

  • Police respond to shooting in Harrisburg

    HARRISBURG, Dauphin County, Pa. — Police were called to the scene of a shooting in Harrisburg on Saturday night. Dispatch said the call came in around 9:15 p.m. on Saturday night. The shooting occurred at the 300 block of Peffer Street. It is unknown if anyone was injured during the shooting, but dispatch said the coroner was not called to the scene. This is a developing story.

  • Inflatable bear decoration stolen from resident’s porch in Ephrata

    EPHRATA, Lancaster County, Pa. — Police are investigating the theft of an 8 foot tall inflatable illuminated white bear from a porch in Ephrata. According to police, the holiday decoration was taken from a residence on the 200 block of North State St., Ephrata. The victim reported the theft occurred in the morning hours of Nov. 30. The inflatable bear is valued at $80. If you have any information regarding the theft, call the Ephrata Police at 717-733-8611.

  • Paradise man arrested for attempting to burn down a car wash

    COLUMBIA, Lancaster County, Pa. — Columbia police have arrested and filed charges against one person who set fire to a car wash. Salvatore C. Batto III, 35, from Paradise, was arrested after he was found four blocks away from the crime scene wearing a sweatshirt that had burn marks on the sleeves. Batto has been charged with arson and criminal mischief. According to reports, the fire occurred at 3 p.m. at the KleenRite Carwash at 502 S. Sixteenth St., in […]

  • Police searching for two people involved in theft from vehicle

    WEST YORK, York County, Pa. — Police in West York are searching for two people after they received reports of theft from a vehicle on Friday night. According to police, officers arrived at 11:30 p.m. to the 1500 block of St. Paul Alley after receiving reports of a vehicle break-in. Police then said they found two people fitting the suspects’ descriptions leaving the area. The individuals fled the scene as officers tried to stop them. Officers pursued on foot, running […]

  • Swatara Township Police performing seat-belt enforcement checks through Thanksgiving holiday

    SWATARA TOWNSHIP, Dauphin County, Pa. — The Swatara Township Police Department will be enforcing seat-belt violations from Nov. 19-Dec. 2. Swatara Police said they plan to do their part in protecting drivers, especially as the volume of motorists increases during the holiday season. Swatara Police also said that they will be conducting both day-time and night-time traffic enforcement that focus on seat-belt violations.

  • Maryland woman wanted after stealing seven vacuums

    CHAMBERSBURG, Franklin County, Pa. — Chambersburg police are searching for a woman from Frederick, Md., who stole vacuums from a Target in Chambersburg. Police said Gabriella Victoria Ayala, 29,  stole seven vacuums over two days from the Target located on Norland Ave. in Chambersburg. Ayala has been charged with two counts of retail theft. Police said the total cost of the stolen vacuums is $2,669.93. Anyone with information on Ayala is asked to contact Chambersburg Police Department at 717-264-4131.