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July 4, 2013
Dichotomies Oil paintings by Johan Lowie will be on display. Exhibit continues through Wednesday, July 10. Frederick Community College's Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. Call 301-846-2513 or . Paintings and drawings The Council for the Arts of Chambersburg (Pa.) presents paintings and drawings by Chris Mcdonel and Elizabeth Stempien. Exhibit continues through Friday, July 12. The Council for the Arts of Chambersburg, 159 S. Main St., downtown Chambersburg.
By BILL STERNER / Staff Correspondent | February 20, 2000
HCC shoots self out of title game : No. 1 Frederick routs Hawks LARGO, Md. - Frederick Community College women's basketball coach Jack Mehl preaches to his Cougars that the play in the first five minutes of each half can be the difference between winning and losing. cont. from sports page Hagerstown Community College coach Marlys Palmer may not agree, but she certainly can see his point. Frederick raced to an 11-2 lead and the Hawks never recovered, dropping a 76-45 decision in the Maryland JuCo Conference championship game.
August 26, 1997
By LAURA ERNDE Staff Writer Workers in Washington and Frederick counties will benefit from a $176,000 state grant to train them in cutting-edge technologies, officials said Tuesday. The grant establishes a partnership between Hagerstown Junior College and Frederick Community College in Frederick County, Md. Custom training will take place on the college campuses, at employers' offices or elsewhere in the community. "We want to deliver this training where, when and how the employers want it," said Robin Spaid, HJC associate dean of continuing education.
By JACK HILL III | January 20, 2000
FREDERICK, Md. - It was a game of "Can You Top This. " Everytime the Hagerstown Community College women made a run, Frederick Community College matched it. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the Cougars matched it one too many times. Frederick got that final burst down the stretch to get past the HCC 78-71 on Wednesday night in a Maryland JuCo Conference basketball game. cont. from sports page "It was a strange game," Frederick coach Jack Mehl said. "It looked like that both teams were tired.
February 27, 1997
By BOB PARASILITI Staff Writer Usually, opposing teams fret about coming to Hagerstown Junior College to play basketball. And Dave Miller is no different under normal circumstances. But this time, the Frederick Community College coach is at ease about coming to town. That's because the Cougars have fond memories of HJC's athletic complex. Frederick faces Dundalk tonight at 6 in one of three games which kick off four days of Region XX tournaments that will crown champions in three divisions of junior college basketball.
By MARLO BARNHART | November 23, 2007
HAGERSTOWN - Shannon Sturtz hit Hagerstown running as the newest Maryland Cooperative Extension educator in 4-H youth development at the Washington County Agricultural Center on Sharpsburg Pike. "I grew up in 4-H in the county, state and national levels," Sturtz said. "This is just perfect for me. " She is in charge of club maintenance, which means keeping track of the paperwork that accompanies all 4-H work. Her specialty will be livestock. A Frederick County native, Sturtz, 23, lives with her parents, who were raised on a farm.
October 29, 1997
By KERRY LYNN FRALEY Staff Writer FREDERICK, Md. - Hagerstown resident Jon Larson has dropped out of the running for the president's job at Frederick Community College to take the helm of a community college in northeastern Pennsylvania. Larson, 56, a 20-year employee of FCC, was one of five finalists for his college's top post. He will leave his job as vice president for administration and dean of institutional services at the college to take over as president of Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke, Pa., in mid-November.
March 10, 1997
By BOB PARASILITI Staff Writer Frederick Community College withstood the flash of Hagerstown Junior College's pressure defense and used patience and solid halfcourt defense - aided by a late 14-0 run in the second half - Sunday to lift the Cougars over the Hawks, 76-62, in the Region XX Division II women's basketball championship at the HJC athletic complex. With the victory, Frederick won its second trip in three years to the National Junior College Division II tournament.
February 22, 2008
The snow emergency plans for Washington and Frederick counties were lifted at 12:30 p.m. today, Maryland State Police announced. Conditions on designated snow emergency routes had greatly improved and most major routes are clear, police said. However, other roads might still be snow- and ice-covered and drivers are urged to use caution, especially on exit ramps, intersections and bridges. For information on road conditions in Maryland, call 800-327-3125 or visit www.marylandroads.
July 6, 1998
FREDERICK, Md. - Edwin W. "Ned" Ferris has announced plans to run for the office of sheriff of Frederick County, Md. Ferris, 39, a lifelong Republican, is a Walkersville, Md., resident. He said he plans to make school safety the No. 1 priority during his administration, if elected. "Parents are worried about the safety of their children in light of increasing violence in our schools, as well as the presence of weapons and illegal drugs on school property," Ferris said.
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