DeBaugh places third

November 01, 2011|Kristy Smith | Around Boonsboro
  • Carol DeBaugh, a sophomore at Boonsboro High School, placed third in the nation in dairy handling at the National Future Farmers of America Convention in Indianapolis. While there, Carol placed third in the nation in dairy handling.
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Carol DeBaugh, a sophomore at Boonsboro High School, was among a local delegation that traveled to Indianapolis for the National Future Farmers of America Convention.  

While there, Carol placed third in the nation in dairy handling.  

Carol is the treasurer of her FFA, serves as the reigning Washington County Ag Expo Queen, and works on her family’s dairy farm.  

She is the daughter of Matt and Tammy DeBaugh.   

First Friday dinner

Trinity Lutheran Church, at 64 S. Main St. in Boonsboro, will hold its monthly First Friday dinner Friday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The public is invited.

This month’s menu is chili and a baked potato bar.

A free will offering will be accepted to offset costs. RSVP with name and number attending to 301-432-8615.

Relay for Life

Relay for Life, the American Cancer Society’s national signature activity, is on the move again in Washington County.

A third relay has been added to the 2012 calendar — the inaugural Relay For Life of Southern Washington County will be June 22 at Washington County Agricultural Education Center.

A meeting to acquaint potential participants with this new overnight event has been scheduled Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. The kickoff will be held at Mount Nebo United Methodist Church, 134 S. Main St. in Boonsboro.

Those wishing to attend the kickoff can RSVP to the local American Cancer Society’s office at 301-733-8272, or by emailing   

Oyster dinner

Benevola United Methodist Church will hold an oyster dinner Saturday from noon to 6 p.m. The church is at 19925 Benevola Church Road, west of Boonsboro.  

Tickets cost $15 for adults and $7 for those younger than 10.  

The menu includes fried oysters, ham, turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, sauerkraut, corn, green beans, applesauce, desserts and beverages.

‘Reading to Make Cents’

Boonsboro parents will soon be seeing for “Reading to Make Cents” fliers for Books for Babies.  

Information will be coming home with students. Be on the lookout for a white paper with bright green print. This is the 10th anniversary of the “Reading to Make Cents” contest, which will be held Nov. 13 to 20. The money will be used to buy books that will be included in a book packet presented to each newborn at Meritus Medical Center.

For more information, call 301-791-5277.

Class of 1981

RSVPs for the Boonsboro High School Class of 1981’s 30-year reunion are due Nov. 10.  Don’t miss this casual gathering of classmates at Next Dimensions on Saturday, Nov. 26, at 6 p.m. 


Tickets cost $25 per person, which includes entertainment and a meal. A cash bar will be available.

RSVP to Reenie Valentine at

Spaghetti dinner

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, at 2150 Boteler Road in Brownsville, will hold an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner Saturday, Nov. 12, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The menu includes spaghetti with meatballs, garlic bread, tossed salad, homemade desserts and iced tea or coffee.  

Tickets cost $6 for adults and $3 for children. Those younger than 3 eat for free.  A discount is offered for active and retired military personnel.

For more information, call Regina Jones at 301-432-8997.

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