March 10, 2013
The 4-Star Gymnastic Team recently took fifth place after raising $5,800 for Breast Cancer Awareness (Unite For Her) at the Pink Invitational-Gymnasts Unite competition in Philadelphia. The team placed fifth out of 43 teams competing to raise money. 4-Star Gymnasts Genna Chenoweth and Breanna Koopman accepted the award on behalf of the team. 4-Star is in Williamsport.
April 8, 1997
By KERRY LYNN FRALEY Staff Writer WILLIAMSPORT - Physical education teacher Lois Deneen organized her first gym show in her second year of teaching at Hickory Elementary School. Deneen said she got the idea from Fred Huffman, her counterpart at nearby Williamsport Elementary School, who had started holding an annual gym show several years before. More than two decades later, the annual fourth- and fifth-grade gym show is a tradition at Hickory Elementary, said Deneen, 44. She considers the extra time she puts into organizing it worthwhile.
June 27, 2008
Flag fooball, cheerleading in Charles Town CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth grade may register for the Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading program. Every child who registers will be guaranteed a spot on the squad. Early registration costs $60 per child. After Monday, July 21, the fee will be $70. Deadline for registration is Saturday, Aug. 9. Everyone must attend one flag football or cheerleading orientation, which will be at the ball fields in front of Oakland Church in Charles Town.
September 7, 2000
The Olympics on TV: The Schedule Starting Wednesday, Sept. 13, NBC, CNBC and MSNBC will begin blanket coverage of the Games of the XXVII Olympiad. Here's a look at when events are on and where on your TV dial you can find them. For a more detailed schedule, go to www.nbcolympics.com on the Web. Wednesday MSNBC 6:30 to 9 p.m. - Soccer, U.S. men vs. Czech Republic Thursday, Sept. 14 MSNBC 6:30 to 9 p.m. - Soccer, U.S. women vs. Norway Friday, Sept.
November 13, 1996
11/13/96 Kelli Martin, a Springfield Middle School sixth-grader, was named Youth of the Month by the Washington County Commissioners Tuesday. Kelli, 11, of 13702 Woodland Heights Drive, is a member of the chorus at her school. She was named a good citizen last December and has received both the president's and the governor's awards for physical fitness for 1995 and 1996. Kelli's hobbies are horseback riding, gymnastics, roller skating, ice skating and reading, and she one day would like to be a veterinarian or horse trainer.
April 8, 2007
The Wilson School of Gymnastics and Dance's Wilson Panther All-Star Cheerleaders competed at The American Jam Nationals, hosted by JamFest, on Saturday, March 17. Pictured is the Senior Silver team, comprised of members from Chambersburg, Shippensburg and Greencastle, Pa. This team won their division, and their second national championship of the season in the Small Senior Level Three division. They competed against teams from New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland. The Wilson Panthers are holding evaluations for their 2007-08 teams through April.
February 28, 2008
Usually when young people fly off trampolines and nearly collide, they are admonished by their mothers and told to be more careful. But with the University of Maryland Gymkana Troupe, those near collisions are part of the show and the fun. The troupe of more than 60 University of Maryland, College Park, students will perform a free show of novelty and circus acts and gymnastics routines on Wednesday night at Hagerstown Community College's Athletic,...
May 30, 2008
Brooke Duffey and Jewel Curry of the 4-Star gymnastics team brought home first-place finishes from the Level 6-7 State Gymnastics Meet. · The 9-year-old Duffey won beam (9.5) and floor (9.375) and finished third in All-Around (36.525). · The 15-year-old Curry won beam (9.325) and was second in All-Around (35.875). The 4-Star team also was represented by Kania Cook, Margaret Kline, Courtney Hanshew and Allyson Perrell in Level 6 competition and Brooke Cobb, Mariana Greco, Alyssa Marker, Courtney Rose and Ashley Coleman in the Level 7 competition.