August 19, 2012
Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas G. Clark , a 2005 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School, Greencastle, Pa., and fellow sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) formed a Coalition of Sailors Against Destructive Decisions committee. Clark joined the Navy in January 2009.
August 4, 2012
Army National Guard Pvt. David J. Kerns , son of Diana Stevens of Hancock, graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Kerns is a 2007 graduate of Hancock High School. Air Force Airman Jason M. Shew , son of Greg Shew of Chambersburg, Pa., and Melissa Eiker of Cascade, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
August 4, 2012
There are no two ways about it - Thomas “Tom” Law was a craftsman. From his training at a private art school in Washington, D.C., in seventh and eighth grade, electrical training while in the U.S. Navy, to his skills as a carpenter, sharpener of vintage hand saws and maker and restorer of Civil War drums, Law was known far and wide for his talents. “He was multitalented with multiple interests. You'd think any one of them would have been enough,” said Tom's oldest brother, Preston E. “Toby” Law Jr. of Hagerstown.
July 7, 2009
MARCH 9, 1920-JULY 4, 2009 WILLIAMSPORT - Evans William Young, 89, of Williamsport, a resident of Charlotte's Home, Maugansville, Md., died Saturday, July 4, 2009, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md. Born March 9, 1920, in Beaver Creek, Md., he was the son of the late Charles Barnett and Harriet Susan Ludy Young. He was a 1939 graduate of Hagerstown High School. Evans served in the U.S. Navy during World War II as an aviation metalsmith 2 class, onboard the aircraft carrier USS Lexington, in battles for control of the Pacific Theater.
July 31, 2004
Saturday, July 31 8 p.m. on NBC "The Talented Mr. Ripley" A 1950s con artist takes over the life of an American playboy in Italy. The 1999 movie stars Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett and Jude Law. It's based on a novel by Patricia Highsmith that was filmed earlier as "Purple Noon. " 8 p.m. on TNT "Robbie Knievel Live" In connection with this weekend's debut of TNT's new movie about Evel Knievel, son Robbie attempts a live stunt - a motorcycle jump over planes on the deck of the USS Intrepid, the aircraft carrier that has become a museum in New York Harbor.