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by BONNIE H. BRECHBILL | June 7, 2005
bonnieb@herald-mail.com GREENCASTLE, Pa. - The Greencastle Borough Council voted Monday night to allow the rezoning of eight properties along West Baltimore Street and Findlay Street west of Antrim Way from general residential to highway commercial, paving the way for a chain drug store to be built. The rezoning request had been made by R. Lee Royer and Associates on behalf of Timber Development Corp. The request was addressed at a public hearing before the council's regular monthly meeting.
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by RICHARD F. BELISLE | January 18, 2004
waynesboro@herald-mail.com If things continue as they are, Matthew Scott Swope Jr., a Fulton County boy battling cancer, may reach his goal of owning a million Hot Wheels cars. As of Friday, said his mother, Brandy Swope of 8683 Sipes Mill Road, more than 14,000 of the colorful little cars with the speedy wheels have been sent to their home. The family's small farmhouse is filling up with boxes of the toy cars sent by people across the country. More come in every day, Brandy said.
NEWS
December 21, 1998
The Washington County Sheriff's Department is investigating several thefts from cars recently. Sometime Thursday evening, a thief broke into three cars parked at the Heritage Academy, 12215 Walnut Point Rd., Damage to the cars was estimated at $100 each. An unknown amount of money was taken, deputies said. And on Sunday between 2 a.m. and 2 p.m., a Midland Power Max CB radio was taken from a 1989 Truck parked 10514 Honeyfield Rd., Williamsport. The radio was valued at $75.
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BY CANDICE BOSELY | April 22, 2004
martinsburg@herald-mail.com MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - After deliberating for two hours, jurors on Wednesday found Glenn E. Stanley guilty of embezzling money and forging checks from the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Boys & Girls Club. Stanley, 39, of Baltimore, was found guilty on one count of embezzlement, two counts of forgery and one count of uttering. Jurors - five men and seven women - found Stanley innocent on a second count of uttering. Circuit Judge Christopher Wilkes is scheduled to sentence Stanley on June 11. Stanley used club money to buy two older sports cars, pay for repairs on those cars and his BMW, for rent and a security deposit, and to pay for his uncle's funeral, according to the investigating officer in the case, Detective Sgt. George Swartwood of the Martinsburg Police Department.
NEWS
July 17, 2004
Grave Digger, driven by Dennis Anderson, clears a row of cars in its first run Friday night during the U.S. Hot Rod Monster Jam at Hagerstown Speedway.
NEWS
September 26, 2007
The Mason-Dixon Dragway is on U.S. 40, 3.7 miles east of Hagerstown. Most races are on Sunday, with some Saturday specials. Gates open most days at 9 a.m. There is a junior drag strip program for youngsters ages 8 to 17. Youngsters race half-scale dragsters over one-eighth of a mile. Junior dragsters run from 10 a.m. to noon. Time trials begin at noon. Eliminations for super cars, modified street cars, street-driven cars and motorcycles start around 2 p.m. Races are held from March through November, weather permitting.
NEWS
September 19, 2005
The Mason-Dixon Dragway is on U.S. 40, 3.7 miles east of Hagerstown. Most races are on Sunday, with some Saturday specials. Gates open most days at 9 a.m. There is a junior drag strip program for youngsters ages 8-17. Youngsters race half-scale dragsters over one-eighth of a mile. Junior dragsters run from 10 a.m. to noon. Time trials begin at noon, and eliminations for super cars, modified street cars, street-driven cars and motorcycles start around 3 p.m. Races are held from March through November, weather permitting.
NEWS
September 24, 2006
The Mason-Dixon Dragway is on U.S. 40, 3.7 miles east of Hagerstown. Most races are on Sunday, with some Saturday specials. Gates open most days at 9 a.m. There is a junior drag strip program for youngsters ages 8-17. Youngsters race half-scale dragsters over one-eighth of a mile. Junior dragsters run from 10 a.m. to noon. Time trials begin at noon, and eliminations for super cars, modified street cars, street-driven cars and motorcycles start around 2 p.m. Races are held from March through November, weather permitting.
NEWS
By KAREN HANNA | March 6, 2006
HAGERSTOWN Spoken over the growl of powerful engines, the words of one Hagerstown race car driver drifted into a strong wind. Alan Sagi, a 42-year-old veteran, was looking for a little Opening Day magic Sunday at Hagerstown Speedway. "I've won on Opening Day three times. I'd like to make it four today," Sagi said. Two divisions of cars raced on the dirt track west of the city. Outside the gates, hundreds of spectators' cars and trucks bore plates from near and far. Stan Dillon, who handles publicity for the track, estimated that about 1,200 people came to see the first races of the year.
NEWS
July 19, 1998
SHARPSBURG - Cars parked on Chapline Street between Sharpsburg Pike and Snyders Landing Road need to be moved by noon Monday so crews can pave the road, Mayor George Kesler said Friday. The work could carry into Tuesday, he said.
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