To all the exhibitors, 4-H members and volunteers who worked hard to make the 1997 edition of Ag Expo a showcase for the labors of Washington County's farm community.
To Washington County veterans' organizations who worked hard to prevent Frederick from stealing a new Veterans Affairs clinic. The Hagerstown location will be an easier drive for many vets in the Tri-state area.
To U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, for helping Washington County obtain $1.58 million in funding for road upgrades and new water and sewer lines in the Newgate Industrial Park.
To local officials dragging their feet over a yes-or-no decision on the Hagerstown Suns' new stadium proposal. The deadline for telling the city whether they'll renew their Municipal Stadium lease is Oct. 1, so get busy.