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By CALEB CALHOUN | caleb.calhoun@herald-mail.com | March 13, 2013
Lincolnshire Elementary School in Halfway will receive nearly $900 in May for collecting nearly 9,000 box tops coupons from the end of December through March 1 to send to the Box Tops for Education program. Gail Vaughn, the program's fundraising coordinator for the school, said this makes the school's total for the year $2,188 after collecting box tops through mid-October as well. “Our school alone since we started collecting them in 2004 has raised $19,570,” she said. Teachers collect the box tops, clipped from qualifying products, and twice a year send them to Vaughn, who submits them to the program.
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By DARYLENE MOWEN | July 8, 2009
o Read more Darylene Mowen columns at washingtoncountyliving.com Magnet workshop set for July 16 A workshop on how to make glass magnets will be held Thursday, July 16, at 6 p.m. at the Smithsburg branch of Washington County Free Library. Those ages 12 to 18 will learn how to take images found in old comic books or magazines, put them behind glass and turn them into magnets. You can also paint the glass. The library will provide all of the supplies.
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By MELITA WISHARD / 301-790-0079 | October 9, 2009
Spaghetti dinner scheduled at fire hall Don't forget to attend the All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday at the Maugansville Fire Hall from 3 to 7 p.m. The dinner includes all-you-can-eat spaghetti, a tossed salad, Italian bread and a beverage. Cost is $6 for adults 13 and older, $3 for children 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger. Baked goods will be available. Proceeds benefit the Maugansville Fire Department. For information, call Kevin Brewer at 301-739-0420 or Mike Danley at 301-491-0023.
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Melita Wishard | Around Maugansville | July 15, 2011
Maugansville Little League will host the Maryland State 11-12 Little League All-Star Tournament July 23-29. The opening ceremony will start Saturday, July 23, at 10:30 a.m. Game times that day will be at 1, 4 and 7 p.m.   In preparation for the tournament, help is needed to spruce up the field and ballpark area. A work detail is scheduled for this Saturday. Volunteers are asked to report to the major league field at 10 a.m. Anyone who would like to volunteer during the tournament is asked to call Greg Lloyd at 240-675-4914.
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By HARRY NOGLE / 301-432-2437 | November 21, 2008
Elementary collects labels, box tops The Parent-Teacher Organization at Sharpsburg Elementary School is collecting soup can labels and box tops to earn equipment for school improvement projects. For more than 30 years, Labels for Education has been awarding free educational equipment to schools in exchange for proofs of purchase from the Campbell family of brands. Labels and box tops that read "labels for education" can be turned in at the school or at Jefferson Savings Bank in Sharpsburg.
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Linda Murray | Around West Hagerstown | March 21, 2012
The Western Heights Middle School Parent Teacher Student Association is kicking off its Spring into Books Fair, which will be March 23 to 29. Students will bring home order forms as well as be able to shop in the book fair during school hours.  The PTSA will also begin its Hadley Farms cinnamon roll fundraiser that will run through April 17.  The rolls cost $4 each. Anyone interested in ordering can call Lori at 301-745-6433 or send an email to whms@noaimhere.com. Orders will be in on May 1, just in time for Mother's Day. The collection of Box Tops for Education is an ongoing event.
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August 16, 1999
" I was wondering why the town of Williamsport is still cleaning the streets? They are wasting water and we are supposed to be in a water crisis right now. I dont' think that its right, if we are in need of water, they shouldn't waste gallons and gallons of water cleaning the streets. " "St. Mary School at 218 W. Washington St. in Hagerstown is collecting the cereal box tops and would be overjoyed to receive them. " "This is in response to the person who wanted to know who collected the box tops.
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October 21, 2005
"I am the Box Tops for Education coordinator for Broadfording Christian Academy and we are collecting box tops from General Mills products. Our goal is to raise money for the students' and teachers' classrooms to purchase extra supplies needed such as books and educational games. Each box top is worth 10 cents. If you are able to help us, please send your box tops to Broadfording Christian Academy, 13535 Broadfording Church Road, Hagertown, MD 21740, Attention: Denise Kelly. Your trash is our treasure!
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By CALEB CALHOUN | caleb.calhoun@herald-mail.com | March 13, 2013
Lincolnshire Elementary School in Halfway will receive nearly $900 in May for collecting nearly 9,000 box tops coupons from the end of December through March 1 to send to the Box Tops for Education program. Gail Vaughn, the program's fundraising coordinator for the school, said this makes the school's total for the year $2,188 after collecting box tops through mid-October as well. “Our school alone since we started collecting them in 2004 has raised $19,570,” she said. Teachers collect the box tops, clipped from qualifying products, and twice a year send them to Vaughn, who submits them to the program.
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Linda Murray | Around West Hagerstown | March 21, 2012
The Western Heights Middle School Parent Teacher Student Association is kicking off its Spring into Books Fair, which will be March 23 to 29. Students will bring home order forms as well as be able to shop in the book fair during school hours.  The PTSA will also begin its Hadley Farms cinnamon roll fundraiser that will run through April 17.  The rolls cost $4 each. Anyone interested in ordering can call Lori at 301-745-6433 or send an email to whms@noaimhere.com. Orders will be in on May 1, just in time for Mother's Day. The collection of Box Tops for Education is an ongoing event.
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Melita Wishard | Around Maugansville | July 15, 2011
Maugansville Little League will host the Maryland State 11-12 Little League All-Star Tournament July 23-29. The opening ceremony will start Saturday, July 23, at 10:30 a.m. Game times that day will be at 1, 4 and 7 p.m.   In preparation for the tournament, help is needed to spruce up the field and ballpark area. A work detail is scheduled for this Saturday. Volunteers are asked to report to the major league field at 10 a.m. Anyone who would like to volunteer during the tournament is asked to call Greg Lloyd at 240-675-4914.
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By MELITA WISHARD / 301-790-0079 | October 9, 2009
Spaghetti dinner scheduled at fire hall Don't forget to attend the All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday at the Maugansville Fire Hall from 3 to 7 p.m. The dinner includes all-you-can-eat spaghetti, a tossed salad, Italian bread and a beverage. Cost is $6 for adults 13 and older, $3 for children 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger. Baked goods will be available. Proceeds benefit the Maugansville Fire Department. For information, call Kevin Brewer at 301-739-0420 or Mike Danley at 301-491-0023.
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By DARYLENE MOWEN | July 8, 2009
o Read more Darylene Mowen columns at washingtoncountyliving.com Magnet workshop set for July 16 A workshop on how to make glass magnets will be held Thursday, July 16, at 6 p.m. at the Smithsburg branch of Washington County Free Library. Those ages 12 to 18 will learn how to take images found in old comic books or magazines, put them behind glass and turn them into magnets. You can also paint the glass. The library will provide all of the supplies.
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By HARRY NOGLE / 301-432-2437 | November 21, 2008
Elementary collects labels, box tops The Parent-Teacher Organization at Sharpsburg Elementary School is collecting soup can labels and box tops to earn equipment for school improvement projects. For more than 30 years, Labels for Education has been awarding free educational equipment to schools in exchange for proofs of purchase from the Campbell family of brands. Labels and box tops that read "labels for education" can be turned in at the school or at Jefferson Savings Bank in Sharpsburg.
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May 2, 2006
Here are some of the calls we have received lately: "When you see a boxtop headed for the trash, quick, cut it out, because it's worth 10 cents cash. Thanks to all those who have donated Box Tops for Education coupons to Broadfording Christian Academy! Please continue to send those boxtops our way if you would like to participate. Your efforts are helping many of our classrooms buy the supplies needed to provide 'A Good Education.' Just send them to: Broadfording Christian Academy, 13535 Broadfording Road, Hagers-town MD 21740 - Attention: Denise Kelly, box top coordinator" "The gasoline problem didn't just start under George Bush.
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