Around Halfway

October 29, 2009|By JAMIE SHEKELS / 301-331-4885

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Trick-or-treat set for tonight

The Lakeside mobile home community Neighborhood Watch has planned trick-or-treat today from 6 to 9 p.m.

Those participating are asked to turn on an outdoor light.

Remember to turn clocks back one hour

Reminder: This is the weekend to turn your clocks back one hour on Saturday before turning in for the night.

Students off Monday, Tuesday

Parents of Washington County students, be sure to note the following on your calendar: Schools will be closed Monday and Tuesday for professional learning days.

School will resume Wednesday, Nov. 4.

Vintage yearbooks available at South High

Did you miss out on purchasing a yearbook while at South Hagerstown High School? Is your four-year collection incomplete?


There are some vintage yearbooks available for purchase.

The yearbooks would make great gifts or perhaps a specific graduating class would like to purchase additional copies to have at reunions.

A list of the years and quantities available and prices can be found on the SHHS Alumni Web site at

Contact Myra Newbraugh at newbrmyr@wc to reserve a yearbook, and to make arrangements for payment and pickup.

The money raised will go to make yearbooks in the future.

Alumni meeting set for Thursday, Nov. 12

The next meeting of the South High Alumni Association will be Thursday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. in the school's media center.

Spaghetti dinner to be held at church

The Church of the Holy Trinity, at 17805 Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown will host a spaghetti dinner Saturday, Nov. 7, from 4 to 7 p.m.

Tickets cost $6 for adults, $3 for those ages 6 to 12, and those 5 and younger will be admitted free.

Proceeds benefit the Christian education program and vacation Bible school.

Happy birthday

My husband, Nick, will celebrate his special day Wednesday, Nov. 4. Wishing you many happy birthday wishes on your day and a great year to follow. With much love from Jamie, Bryce and Ty! We love ya!

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