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NEWS
September 6, 2005
The Mason Dixon Friends of NRA is holding its sixth annual banquet Sunday, Sept. 11, at Four Points Sheraton, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The event will begin at 4 p.m. with a preview and raffles, Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. Tickets cost $35. To place an order or for more information, contact Steve Evans at 301-797-9186.
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NEWS
December 7, 2009
GREENCASTLE, Pa. -Pregnancy Ministries Inc. held its 25th annual fundraising banquet Oct. 8, at the Green Grove Garden Event Center in Greencastle. About 320 guests were in attendance. Entertainment was provided by Sweet Harmony and guest speaker Ryan Dobson. Dobson, son of James Dobson, talked about those who can't fight. Linda Barr, executive director, spoke about the group's responsibility to be a light in the community for the unborn. Through video, the center directors and ministry directors gave an overview of progress and the vision for the organization.
NEWS
by DAVE McMILLION | January 19, 2004
charlestown@herald-mail.com MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Guests attending the 26th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Scholarship Banquet Sunday night at the Holiday Inn in Martinsburg came away energized following a rousing speech by an Alexandria, Va., pastor. Charles H. Roman is the brother-in-law of Rosabell Roman, the longtime president of the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Committee, a local organization that raises money for scholarships and distributes them to students.
NEWS
April 12, 2012
St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 601 Washington Ave. in Hagerstown, will hold a mother-daughter banquet Saturday, May 12, starting at noon. Tickets cost $11. Lunch will be catered by Savoy Catering. The event will include entertainment and door prizes. For tickets, call 301-733-7550 no later than April 29. For more information, call Patrice Kifer at 301-992-8094.
NEWS
October 16, 2005
Pregnancy Ministries Inc., a nonprofit pregnancy support center with offices in Chambersburg, Pa.; Waynesboro, Pa.; and Shippensburg, Pa.; will hold its annual fundraising banquet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Lighthouse Restaurant. The speaker will be Mike Williams, an adopted child from a troubled background who became an award-winning Christian comedian. Tickets cost $15. For information or to make reservations, call 1-717-267-3738.
NEWS
August 26, 1998
photo: JOE CROCETTA / staff photographer [ enalrge ] The Washington County Board of Education treated employees of the Hancock Middle/Senior High School to a banquet Tuesday in honor of their Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award. In May, Hancock was one of 172 schools in the country to be given the national award, the highest honor that can be bestowed on a public or private school. Schools Superintendent Herman G. Bartlett Jr. said the school administration wanted to recognize the efforts of the school, which has dramatically improved test scores in recent years, and hold it up as a model for other schools in the county to follow.
NEWS
February 25, 2009
The annual True Grit banquet will be Tuesday, May 12, at Fountain Head Country Club at 6 p.m. The keynote speaker will be U.S. Army Maj. David M. Rozelle, who is believed to be the first amputee in U.S. military history to return to active duty and take combat command in a war zone. His memoir "Back in Action: An American Soldier's Story of Courage, Faith, and Fortitude" tells his inspiring story. Rozelle has been awarded the Bronze Star with Valor and the Purple Heart.
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By JOANNA CALIMER | March 11, 2008
The Washington County Holstein Association held its annual banquet and awards meeting on Feb. 27. Donna Reese, secretary/treasurer for Maryland Holstein, thanked everyone who was involved with setting up and hosting the Maryland Holstein convention and sale in Washington County. The state convention and banquet was held over the weekend at the Williamsport Fire Hall in Williamsport and the sale at the Washington County Agricultural Education Center off Sharpsburg Pike. Reese congratulated Washington County Holstein Junior members who will be honored for their record books on the state level.
NEWS
by MARLO BARNHART | February 20, 2005
HAGERSTOWN marlob@herald-mail.com On May 14, when Capt. Tony Lida and Lt. Scott Reese responded to a fire at 16 E. North Ave., they arrived to find fire coming from the upper two floors of that building. Entering the burning structure, they discovered a woman in a second-floor bathroom suffering from burns and other injuries. The two volunteers removed the woman from the burning home and she was rushed to Washington County Hospital. She later was flown to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, where she died 15 hours later with burns over 85 percent of her body.
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by TIM KOELBLE | December 24, 2002
There is an opportunity that exists for high schools throughout the Tri-State area in football and basketball if coaches, athletic directors and business people are willing to be involved in what I think would be a very meaningful recognition program. For 21 years in Ohio, I was involved with two scholastic clubs that had the following goal in mind: "To work for the betterment of the sport and to achieve good sportsmanship. " All-star players and coaches were honored, but the highlight of these clubs was each school selecting a student-athlete nominee.
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