May 4, 2012
Friday, May 4, 2012 PREP SOFTBALL Tristan Hartle smacked a three-run homer to open the scoring in the first inning for Boonsboro (5-12, 4-10) in an 8-2 MVAL Antietam victory over South Hagerstown on Friday. Kaitlyn Spangler had two hits and two RBIs, and Ashlyn Hinkle added two hits for the Rebels (0-17, 0-13). Boonsboro 303 020 0 - 8 11 3 South 002 000 0 - 2 7 3 Thompson and Tobery.
October 28, 2012
ThompsonGas celebrated the grand opening of its new retail showroom at 6708 Old National Pike in Boonsboro on Sept. 29. The celebration featured a live radio broadcast and giveaways, food from the grill, other refreshments, entertainment and activities. The store offered specials through Oct. 6, and gave away a gas grill and hundreds of gallons of propane to customers. ThompsonGas, with headquarters in Hagerstown, is among the fastest-growing propane companies in the country. It is the 19th-largest retail propane operator in the United States, serving nearly 170,000 customers in 10 states.
December 28, 2011
Brownie Troop 40062 of Boonsboro collected nonperishable food items and donated them to the food pantry in Boonsboro.
September 20, 2010
BOONSBORO -- Two people were in stable condition Sunday in Washington County Hospital following a morning vehicle accident near Sheetz in Boonsboro, hospital representatives said. Linda Cox, 64, of Northfield, Ohio, and Glen Stottlemyer, 73, of Boonsboro, were taken to the hospital Sunday with nonlife-threatening injuries, Maryland State Police Trooper 1st Class Corey Steffy said. Steffy said the accident happened after Cox failed to obey a flashing red traffic signal on Md. 66. A power outage earlier Sunday made the light at the intersection of U.S. 40 and Md. 66 flash instead of change, Steffy said.
April 17, 2012
A large shed was destroyed by fire Monday evening northeast of Boonsboro, a Washington County emergency dispatcher said. The call for the fire at 21271 Mt. Lena Road, just off U.S. 40 by the Mason-Dixon Dragway, came in about 6:16 p.m., the dispatcher said. By the time fire crews arrived, the shed was fully engulfed in flames and fire was spreading to an adjacent smaller shed, said Terry Stouffer, fire chief of Mt. Aetna Volunteer Fire Department. The large shed, roughly about 50 feet by 75 feet, and the smaller shed were destroyed, Stouffer said.
June 27, 2012
Eleven women from the Boonsboro area completed the Children's Village 5-K race on June 23. The women undertook the challenge as a group in January, and after six months of preparation and fellowship, completed the race together. Each of the women met their personal goal, which was to finish the race. Those who completed the race were Susan Layos, Laurie Metz, Kristy Smith, Melissa Slifer, Brenda Dellinger, Alisa Friend, Karen Cunningham, Stacey Haupt, Lauri Neubauer, Paula Ford and Jane Henry.
November 26, 2011
Saturday, November 26, 2011 KINGS PARK, N.Y. - Boonsboro junior Sarah Zielinski placed second overall in the junior girls race Saturday at the Foot Locker Northeast Cross Country Championships. Zielinski, the two-time Washington County cross country champion, covered the 3.1-mile course in 20:03.9. Alexandra Russo, of Bellport, N.Y., topped the field of 43 girls in 19:58.0. Boonsboro had two runners in the boys sophomore race. Sean Snyder was 29th in 18:25.2 and Randy Lohman was 70th in 20:52.5 in the field of 87. In the seeded girls race, Winters Mill's Hannah Oneda placed sixth in 18:26.6 to qualify for the national championships.
September 1, 2012
A 19-year-old man is accused of injuring two people Saturday during a dispute in Boonsboro, according to the Washington County Sheriff's office. Tyler Michael Szarvas of Boonsboro is charged with first-degree assault, second-degree assault and concealing a dangerous weapon, the sheriff's office said Saturday night. A 20-year-old man who was stabbed several times in the incident was in serious condition at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore where he was flown for treatment, police said.
June 10, 2012
Justin Lewis of Boonsboro was awarded a scholarship from Glenville State College for the 2012-13 academic school year. Lewis received the Pioneering Appalachia Scholarship. Appalachian Pioneer scholars are first-generation scholars with a 3.0 high school grade-point average who have successfully completed all required curricular units in English, social studies, mathematics, science, arts and foreign language in high school. The scholarship is open to students in the Appalachian region who are not West Virginia residents.
April 18, 2013
Boonsboro honored six players Thursday on Senior Night, but it was the underclassmen who starred for the Warriors. Junior Courtney Ridenour was Boonsboro's senior contributor, leading the Warriors with three goals on the way to a 7-3 victory over Brunswick. “It was an awesome win for the seniors,” Boonsboro coach Susan Funke said. “We played as a team, though. I tell them nothing is scored by themselves. Every goal is a total team effort.” Maeve Windsor - the Warriors' junior goalkeeper - gave a masterful performance between the pipes with 14 saves.