February 24, 1999
Fred R. Rohrer has resigned as chairman of the Washington County Gaming Commission. He wrote a Feb. 13 letter to Del. Robert A. McKee, R-Washington, announcing his resignation, effective when his replacement is appointed. Rohrer's term would have ended in June 1999. This was a good time for him to resign since the Gaming Commission just finished deciding on the distribution of tip jar money, he said. Italso will allow his replacement to take a Gaming Commission seat at a time when the panel's guidelines are being clarified, he said.
February 22, 2001
Hospital board taps Hamilton to be chairman MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Dr. Frank Hamilton was re-elected chairman of the board of trustees at City Hospital during a meeting earlier this month. Vice chairman is J. Wayne Lancaster. Douglas Widmeyer will remain as treasurer, with the newest officer being Betty Gunnoe, who will serve as secretary. Other members of the board include Donald T. Anderson, Kristen Battle, Jeffrey DeBord, Ewell Hendricks, James Hutzler, Colin T. Iosso, Max Oates, Jr., James H. Rickard, Scott Roach, Gray Silver Jr. and Patrick Walker.
March 13, 2006
The Washington County Planning Commission has new officers and a new member. Last Monday, the commission voted to make R. Ben Clopper the chairman and George Anikis the vice chairman. Also, Clint Wiley has joined the commission, taking the seat of Donald Ardinger, who resigned. Ardinger was the commission's chairman. Clopper assumed the role of chairman last month in his absence.
February 10, 2013
The board of directors of West Virginia University Hospitals-East, which includes City Hospital in Martinsburg and Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Ranson, W.Va., recently elected officers for 2013 and announced the appointment of two new members. Officers elected for a one-year term include Robert F. Baronner Jr., chairman; Suzanne Shipley, vice chairman; Betty Gunnoe, secretary; and D. Scott Roach, treasurer. David DeJarnett, a partner with the law firm Bowles Rice McDavid Graff & Love; and Terry Hess, owner of JayDee's Family Fun Center in Inwood, W.Va., and president/chief executive officer of SVB Food & Beverage Co., were appointed to three-year terms on the board effective Jan. 1. The 15-member WVUH-East board includes representatives from Berkeley and Jefferson counties, as well as individuals from West Virginia University's Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center in Morgantown,W.Va.
June 15, 2012
At its annual June meeting, the Hagerstown-Washington County Economic Development Commission has elected new officers, according to a Washington County news release. County spokeswoman Sarah Sprecher said in the release that the following people were elected for terms beginning July 1: Daniel Pheil was elected chairman, replacing Hal Lucas. Andrew Sargent was elected vice chairman, replacing Daniel Pheil. Jefry Bohn was elected secretary, replacing Fred Frederick.
January 20, 2013
The West Virginia University Hospitals-East board of directors recently recognized two outgoing board directors for their years of service to the health system. Rick Pill, immediate past board chairman, and Walter Washington, vice chairman and a charter member of the WVUH-East board since 2005, were presented plaques at a dinner held in their honor.
February 8, 2009
The Cumberland Valley Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. has installed its officers and board of directors for 2009. The officers are M. James Rock, chairman; Robert Dale Householder, chairman-elect; Darrell D. Brechbill, past chairman; Joan L. Warner, president; Greg W. Brown, secretary; and Timothy R. Campbell, treasurer. Members of the board of directors are Berneice D. Collis, Ken E. Kline, Will O. Seilhamer, Larry W. Fellows, Dave L. Semler, Stephen W. Larue, Larry W. Rydbom, Eric J. Hulett and Robert E. Heilig.
November 12, 2003
The PenMar Development Corp.'s board of directors elected new officers at Monday's meeting. Ron Sulchek was elected chairman of the board. Sulchek previously served as vice chairman. George Griffin is the new vice chairman, and John Hershey was elected the board's new treasurer. The PenMar board held elections because the previous chairwoman, Paula Lampton, and treasurer, Thomas Newcomer, resigned this month. Along with Lampton and Newcomer, five other board members have resigned from the 15-member board since September.
January 8, 1998
Scheer resigns from Gaming Commission Clarence W. Scheer resigned his post as a member of the Washington County Gaming Commission Wednesday, leaving the commission short two members. Scheer said he didn't want to comment on the reason for his resignation. Sue Tuckwell resigned her post as chairman of the seven-member commission effective Tuesday and announced her candidacy for Washington County Commissioner Wednesday. Gaming Commission Coordinator Kathy Sterling said the resignations won't affect the commission's distribution of funds expected later in January.
September 28, 1999
Recognized with distinguished service awards were : Alfred W. Boyer, James W. Brown, Cynthia M. Garland, Michael L. Gehr, Ben Hart, Carla J. Hillsman, Cynthia D. Hutchinson, Philip A. Kelly, Bonita J. Pheil, Richard W. Phoebus, James G. Pierne, James D. Santos, Rodney J. Sova, Paul L. Swartz, David W. Thompson and Douglas S. Wright Jr. Special service award winners were : Jeffrey B. Yingling, the 1999 Builders Award for bringing in the...