Carey Tilley, executive director of the Culture & Heritage Museums of York County, talked Tuesday about his decision to cancel a Civil War-era event this year at Historic Brattonsville. Two longtime re-enactor participants from York County, Mike Short and Vernon Terry, said they were disappointed in the decision. Both said they have been participating in such events for years to share history and have not had any problems.
A judge denied bond Wednesday for a Chester minister who is accused of wounding his mother-in-law as he tried to kill his estranged wife at a Christian bookstore in August. Judge Brian Gibbons said Robert Worthy Senior, 64, is a danger to the community, but is not a flight risk. Worthy faces more than 60 years if convicted.
Busch Garden Tampa Bay moved its flock of flamingos to a shelter on Sunday, September 10, as Hurricane Irma swept northwards along the Florida’s Gulf Coast.The theme park activated an emergency plan to safeguard it’s 12,000 animal residents as the Category 2 storm made landfall near Naples, Florida, after having brought devastation to the Florida Keys and several Caribbean island nations. This video shows zoo staff moving the flamingos to their temporary new home.