Category Archives: Southern

Sharing information on a one-room school, a candy store and a camp

Only in York County readers seek information on Bott’s School in West Manchester Township, Mary Henry Homemade Candies in York, and Summit Grove Camp in New Freedom.

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Antiquing finds and hotel follow-ups

Only in York County readers seek information on antiques depicting former York County attractions as well as some details on former hotels in Stewartstown, PA.

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Ask Joan: Wow, lots of memories edition

The March 23, 2013, edition of Ask Joan features follow-ups on Sleeger’s Furniture, Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in southern York County, and some other former local businesses.

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Even more photos and memories of southern York County’s Besser’s

Betsy Baird shares a photo postcard of the former Besser’s Department Store in the Jacobus area, along the Susquehanna Trail south of York.

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Avoiding one snowstorm – and being hit by another

Bill Unger avoided the massive 1958 snowstorm in Stewartstown – but not one of the megastorms of the mid-1990s, of which he shares pictures.

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