To the 12 new members of Washington County's Convention and Visitors' Bureau, for taking on the tough job of rebuilding the county's tourism-promotion effort.
To Horace W. Murphy, president and chief executive of Washington County Hospital, for the two decades of service here that won him the Maryland Hospital Association's Distinguished Service Award for 1997.
To all state, local and federal officials who recently concluded an agreement to keep train traffic from stopping motorists traveling through Chambersburg. Pa. Safety should be enhanced as well.
To West Virginia state Sen. Rebecca White, who opposed an attempt to ban nude dancing as an attempt to legislate morality, but who's changed her mind after one opened near her family business. Okay, as long as she's objective about it.