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News | by CANDICE BOSELY | October 15, 2006
Ted Anderson spent the night of Oct. 15, 1986, crammed into a room with seven other cops in an out-of-the-way Virginia hotel. One officer spent the night in a bathtub and several lay on the floor. Anderson didn't sleep at all. Early the next morning, a Thursday, a caravan of about 100 police vehicles - including Anderson's - made its way up Interstate 81 into Martinsburg, where the largest drug bust in the town's history took place as most of the dealers were still sleeping.
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by CANDICE BOSELY | April 11, 2004
martinsburg@herald-mail.com Standing on the balcony of his apartment in the hills of Hollywood, actor Sam Ball said there's only one thing that makes him miss his home state of West Virginia: Los Angeles' smog. A native of Bunker Hill, W.Va., Ball has a role in the upcoming Sony Pictures movie "13 Going on 30," which stars Jennifer Garner. Garner perhaps is best known as the star of the TV show "Alias. " On those particularly smoggy days in Los Angeles that happen once a month or so, Ball said he fondly remembers his days here.
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By MATTHEW UMSTEAD | July 20, 2009
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. -- A boy who fell into a pool last week in Jefferson County has died, police confirmed Monday. Christopher Steven Pace, 3, of Conestoga Estates subdivision near Harpers Ferry, W.Va., was pronounced dead about 6 p.m. Saturday at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va., a Jefferson County Sheriff's Department deputy said Monday. "It does appear to be accidental," Cpl. S.M. Holz said of the child's death. An autopsy was conducted, but Holz said he was still awaiting complete results to complete the death investigation.
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By DON AINES | April 11, 2000
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - A man and woman who suspected their spouses were having an extramarital affair were charged Tuesday with plotting the death of the woman's husband, who disappeared 15 years ago, Pennsylvania State Police said. cont. from front page Ronald West Harshman, 51, of 11807 Clearview Road, Hagerstown, and Joan Snyder Hall, 56, of 12850 Grant Shook Road, Greencastle, were both charged with criminal homicide and criminal conspiracy in the death of Melvin E. Snyder, who was last seen May 25, 1985.
OPINION
By THOMAS A. FIREY | February 20, 2011
Feb. 6 would have been Ronald Reagan’s 100th birthday. To honor him, this column celebrates that great champion of deregulation, that reinvigorator of the American economy, that believer in Adam Smith’s invisible hand: Jimmy Carter. Yes, Carter. It was the peanut farmer from Georgia who pushed the United States toward a market economy, not the one-time actor from California. Reagan certainly shared Carter’s vision on deregulation, embracing with bravado policies that Carter launched with grim solemnity.
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March 5, 1997
By BOB PARASILITI Staff Writer CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Franklin County, Pa., native Nellie Fox, the former star second baseman for the Chicago White Sox, on Tuesday was voted into baseball's Hall of Fame by the veterans committee. Joining him will be Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tom Lasorda and former Negro Leaguer Willie Wells Sr. The vote ended a long wait for the family of Fox, a native of St. Thomas, Pa., who died of cancer in 1975 at the age of 47. "It's been a long wait, but it's been worth it," said his wife, JoAnn Fox of Chambersburg, Pa. "He'd probably be up in the mountains today," said JoAnn Fox. "If he didn't get the call right away, that would have been all right with him. He would have got it when he came home.
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