June 12, 2013
2013 Blues Fest artist show Blue Fest artwork by Erin Mettille will be on display. Exhibit continues through Tuesday, June 25. Washington County Arts Council, 34-36 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to www.washingtoncountyarts.com . Tigers Memorabilia A display of football memorabilia from the Waynesboro Tigers football team, active from 1947 to the early 1950s and again from 1965 to 1976. Through Sunday, June 30. Renfrew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. $3.50 to $5. Call 717-762-4723.
April 25, 2013
Baseball North Hagerstown's Andrew Yacyk took over as the career leader in hits for the Hubs on Monday against Boonsboro. Yacyk now has 102 hits, surpassing the mark of 99 established by T.J. Hose from 2001-04. Yacyk also has gone to the top of the North leaderboard for runs scored in a career with 88, moving ahead of Charles Cvijanovich, who graduated last year. Yacyk is still tied with Randy Butts for career home runs with 18. Yacyk already is the career leader in RBIs (115)
March 28, 2013
The Hagerstown Community College baseball team has been living on a diet of cookies and orange juice lately. For the last week, the Hawks have been giving blood - and lots of it. The latest donation came on Thursday, as Frederick Community College came up with one big inning in each game of a doubleheader in a 7-1, 14-10 Maryland JuCo Conference sweep of the Hawks, pushing HCC's losing streak to six games. “For the last six games, one inning comes up and kills us,” said HCC coach Scott Jennings.
June 24, 2012
The following Washington County students were named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Frederick Community College: Hagerstown - Suzy C. Djampa, Ashley Few, Renee M. Greszler, Heather A. Hawbaker, Eric W. Higgins, Amy E. Hilderbrand, Franklin T. Hilderbrand, Taha S. Khan, William M. Knowles, Kimberly L. Rankin, Justin M. Strahin and Matthew C. Sullivan Rohrersville - Shelley A. Kimball Smithsburg -...
April 12, 2012
Two weeks ago, the Hagerstown Community College baseball team suffered a 15-8 loss on the road at Frederick Community College. HCC coach Scott Jennings had the Hawks better prepared for the Cougars on Thursday, when they came out on top of a high-scoring battle 13-11. Jennings likes how the offense is coming to life for HCC (21-19). “I am really happy with the way that we have swung the bats in the past couple of games,” Jennings said. “We beat two quality teams in Chesapeake and Frederick.
April 10, 2012
Frederick Community College is hosting Percussion Day 2012, an afternoon clinic on all aspects of percussion playing with some of the nation's top percussionists. The Sunday, April 22, event will include lessons and performances with guest artists in the Jack B. Kussmaul Theater, F Building from noon to 6 p.m. Sessions are planned on drum set, marching percussion, orchestral percussion, and world percussion playing. Admission is $10 at the door, which opens at 11:30 a.m. Percussionists of all ages are welcome.
October 18, 2011
Ms. Peggy Lou Liller, 73, of Chambersburg, Pa., died Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011. She was the former wife of the late Roger D. Liller. She was born Jan. 17, 1938, in Gaithersburg, Md., and was the daughter of the late James W. Sloan and Mary E. (Gregg) Cooper. Peggy was a graduate of Gaithersburg High School and received her Associate of Arts degree from Frederick Community College. She retired from the National Institute of Standards and Technology. She is survived by her children, Wanda L. Dorsey and husband, Harold, of Boonsboro, Bonnie S. Aleshire and husband, Roger, of Chambersburg, Arnold Brice Liller and wife, Tammy, of Thurmont, Md., Brian W. Liller of Middleburg, Va., Ralph W. Liller of Hollywood, Md., and Roger Herbert Liller and wife, Cheri, of Anchorage, Alaska; grandchildren, Wayne Pirkle Jr., Andrew Liller and Owen Liller; great-grandchild, Logan Drexler-Pirkle; and several nieces and nephews.
June 16, 2011
The Frederick Latino Festival is scheduling sponsors and vendors for the seventh annual festival, set for Sept. 25. The festival will be held at Frederick Community College. It will feature Latin American food, music, dancing, arts and crafts. Local community service organizations, non-profits, government agencies, businesses, food vendors, crafters, and artisans are invited to purchase booth space for sharing information or selling their products. A discount is available if registered by July 30. Registration forms are available online at www.fredericklatinofestival.com . For more information, call Joel Cortez at 301-748-1281 or Jeanie Cronin at 301-696-3473.
February 17, 2011
All it took to decide the outcome of Thursday’s night’s Maryland JuCo Tournament women’s quarterfinal game between Hagerstown Community College and host Frederick Community College was a four-minute stretch of the first half. Frederick turned a 17-16 deficit into a 31-19 lead with a 14-2 run, and Hagerstown never got within nine points after that as the Cougars eliminated the Hawks, 74-59. “It was mostly turnovers,” said HCC coach Marlys Palmer, whose Hawks committed 22 turnovers in the game.
September 14, 2010
FREDERICK, Md. - Frederick Community College's fall semester Transfer Day Fair will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in the Field House. Admission representatives from more than 40 colleges, and universities will be available to answer students' questions about grade point average requirements, credits needed for transfer, application deadlines, and other information students need to know in transferring to four-year schools. Catalogs, applications, and financial aid information from the representative schools will be available for FCC students.