Business briefs 6/15

June 15, 2003

D.M. Bowman

D.M. Bowman Inc. won three awards in the American Trucking Association's Fleet Safety Contest.

The company placed first in the General Commodities Truckload/Line Haul Division, 10-20 Million Miles category and third in the Flatbed/Local Division, Unlimited Miles and the Tank Trucks/Local Division, Unlimited Miles categories.

Thompson Gas

BOONSBORO - Thompson Gas, which has its headquarters in Boonsboro, recently finalized the purchase of Nichol's Appliance Center of Purcellville, Va.

Nichol's Appliance Center has served Loudoun County, Va., and the surrounding region for more than 40 years.

Thompson Gas is a diversified energy delivery company.

Rita's Ices

Rita's Ices, a national Italian Ice chain, will hold a grand opening of its location at 131 Pennsylvania Ave. in Hagerstown on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m.


The new Rita's is owned by Dennis and Cindy Myers and is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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