Pancake supper planned

February 16, 2011|Jamie Shekels | Around Halfway

A Shrove Tuesday pancake supper is planned Tuesday, March 8, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St. in Williamsport.

The menu includes pancakes, sausage, applesauce, orange juice, coffee and tea. Tickets cost $5 for adults, and $3 for those ages 3 to 12. For more information, call 301-223-7260.

Rebel Reunion Weekend

The South Hagerstown High School Alumni Association will host a Rebel Reunion Weekend in June to celebrate 55 years of education at South High.

On Thursday, June 23, the ninth annual SHHS Benefit Golf Tournament will be held at Beaver Creek Country Club. All proceeds from the golf tournament go to the scholarship fund, which is used each year to award scholarships to two graduating students.

On Saturday, June 25, there will be a Mega Reunion at Hager Hall, 901 Dual Highway in Hagerstown from 6 to 11 p.m.

The cost is $30 per person and includes food and music.

The event is open to all South High alumni, administrators, teachers, staff and their guests. Seating is limited, so early registration is encouraged.

Registration forms for the golf tournament and for the reunion can be found on the association's website at

For more information, send an e-mail to Sherry Gilliam Itnyre, alumni association president, at

5K Run/Walk

On Saturday March 12, the Washington County Recreation Department will host a St. Patties Day 5K Run/Walk at Martin "Marty" Snook Memorial Park in Halfway.


The run/walk will be a 3.1-mile loop course, closed to traffic from 8:50 a.m. until the end of the race.

The event starts at 9 a.m. with race-day registration/packet pickup from 7:15 to 8:45 a.m. Registration received by March 11 costs $20. Race day registration will cost $25. For registration forms, call 240-313-2805 or e-mail Marsha at

The first 200 registrants are guaranteed a T-shirt. Awards will be presented as follows: male and female champions as well as each male and female age-group winner.

The awards ceremony will be held after the event at 10:45 a.m.

Happy birthday

My sister-in-law, Jen Shekels, celebrated her special day this past Monday, Feb. 14. Hope you had a great birthday, Jen. Wishing you the best on your birthday and always.

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