Race-A-Rama events planned at Valley Mall

February 28, 2013|Jamie Shekels | Around Halfway

Hagerstown Speedway will present its Race-A- Rama Car Show beginning Monday, March 4, with a week full of events to follow at Valley Mall.

On Thursday, March 7, pictures will be taken from 6 to 8 p.m. in a race car in the area by Sears.

Donations will be accepted to benefit the Humane Society of Washington County.

On Friday, March 8,  auditions will be held to sing the national anthem at Hagerstown Speedway events.

Auditions will be sung a capella in the Food Court area from 6 to 8 p.m. Registration will be from 5 to 6 p.m.

On Saturday, March 9, the Easter Bunny will be in Center Court and participate in the Easter race car coloring/design contest from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The contest will be for age groups 2 to 4, 5 to 7, and 8 to 11. The winner in each age group will receive a $25 mall gift card.


A meet and greet the race car drivers and Miss Queen State will also be held on Saturday, March 9.

Attendees will have an opportunity to get an autograph and take pictures from 6 to 8 p.m.

Registration continues

Halfway Little League will continue registration Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at 4-Star Athletic Complex in Williamsport. Registration is for girls’ fast-pitch softball (offered to Valley, Conococheague, and Halfway districts, ages 7 to 14); baseball (ages 7 to 12); and T-ball (ages 4 to 6).

For more information, call 301-582-1777 or go to


Parents of Washington County Public Schools students, note the following on your calendars: Schools will be closing 2 1/2 hours early on Friday, March 8. 

Alumni games

More than 50 former varsity players from the classes of 1973 through 2012 have registered to play in the Williamsport High School alumni men’s basketball doubleheader on Saturday, March 9, starting at 6 p.m.

Admission costs $5, and all proceeds will benefit the Geraldine Andrews Medical Fund.

The alumni roster thus far includes Phil Malott, Frank Malott, Gary Hayes, Jim Harrell, Don Tapley, Chris Malott, Todd Smith, Carl Becks, Danny McVicker, Eric McVicker, Sean Cline, Melvin Smith, Matt McKee, Heath Mentzer, Danny Mullenix, Joel Baker, Ryan Grove, Craig Hood, Donta Hopkins, David Fuss, Alan Moore, Brad Moore, Chad Secrest, Richie Porac, Matthew Porac, Scott Mowbray, Kris Murphy, Kevin Murphy, Kollin Murphy, Andy Artz, Jason Teach, Roger Bohn, Ryan Acre, Ryan Grabill, Chad Basore, Dustin Bachtell, David Warrenfeltz, Michael Warrenfeltz, Chad Bikle, Dustin Starliper, Adam Cook, Greg Minnick, Eric Wilfong, AJ Jamison, Colby McCauley, Connor Arnone, Brad Miller, Tyler Wise, Alex Aleshire, Josh Martin, Ben Gozora and Luke Benchoff.

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