August 24, 2008
Randi Leydig, 12, has donated her hair to the Locks of Love program for the fifth time. The Smithsburg girl cut off a foot of her hair and now her hair is down to her shoulders. Her hair will be used to make wigs for children who have lost their hair due to a medical condition.
May 10, 2009
Girl donates hair to program Katie Lushbaugh, 14, of Smithsburg, recently donated a braid of her hair to the Locks of Love program. Locks of Love uses donated hair to make wigs for children who have lost their hair due to an illness. The program requires at least 10 inches of hair be donated. Katie donated 12 inches of her hair. Katie is an eighth-grader at Smithsburg Middle School. She is the daughter of David and Cathy Lushbaugh of Smithsburg, and is the granddaughter of Nancy Scott of Waynesboro, Pa., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Milton Lushbaugh of Hagers-town.
March 7, 2007
Savannah Celestial, 8, daughter of Conrad and Joann of Hagerstown/Smithsburg and a third-grader at Smithsburg Elementary School, donated 12 inches of her hair to the Locks of Love Foundation on Feb. 28. Mindy Dietrich did the honors at Shear Techniques, owned by Candice Grove in Smithsburg. Savannah has grown her hair since birth and after learning about cancer and the hair loss associated with the disease, she said she wanted to give her hair to children who lost their hair to cancer.
August 26, 2007
Susan Rae Hess Amount owed: $13,029 as of April 7, 2006 Bond: $12,885.36 Birthdate: Sept. 16, 1974 Height: 5 feet 2 inches Weight: 115 pounds Eyes: brown Hair: brown Race: Caucasian Last known address: 22 Winter St. in Hagerstown Children: one Joseph E. Weiss Amount owed: $7,738.61 as of July 20, 2006 Birthdate: April 13, 1967 Height: 5 feet 8 inches Weight: 128 pounds Eyes: brown Hair: brown Race: Caucasian Last known address: 125 N. Prospect St. in Hagerstown Children: four Glen Alexander Creary Jr. Amount owed: $6,119 as of May 2006 Bond: $4,000 full cash bond Birthdate: Nov. 20, 1985 Height: 5 feet 7 inches Weight: 180 pounds Eyes: brown Hair: brown Race: African-American Last known address: 357 Henry Ave., Hagerstown Children: one Harvey L. Ingram Amount owed: $3,960 as of March 30, 2006 Bond: $3,960 Birthdate: Jan. 19, 1967 Height: 5 feet 6 inches Weight: 165 pounds Eyes: brown Hair: brown Race: Caucasian Last known address: 50 Roch-ester Place in Hagerstown Children: two Ernest R. Socks Amount owed: $3,683.
September 21, 2007
The following animals recently were found and taken to the Humane Society of Washington County. If you think your pet is among those listed, you may visit the Humane Society of Washington County at 13011 Maugansville Road. Shelter hours are noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. These animals may be made available for adoption after five days. Dogs Adult beagle, black and brown, found at Beaver Creek Country Club.
October 7, 2007
On July 25, Eric Lee Scott II of Williamsport donated 11 inches of hair to Locks of Love, a nonprofit organization that provides hairpieces to children with medical conditions. Eric, an eighth-grade student at Springfield Middle School decided several months ago to let his hair grow to the required length and donate to this charitable organization after reading an article about kids helping other kids affected by cancer. Eric's hair was cut by Sharon of Regis Salon at Valley Mall.
September 7, 2008
Jordan Boward, 12, a sixth-grader at Smithsburg Middle School, recently donated her hair to the Locks of Love Program. Locks of Love is a nonprofit organization that provides hairpieces to children who have lost their hair due to illness. When Jordan learned about this organization a year ago, she decided to let her hair grow until it was long enough to donate. Kevin Clopper, owner of Shear Image hair salon, created a new hairstyle for Jordan after cutting off an 11-inch ponytail.
April 25, 2013
Cats Adult domestic long hair, gender unknown, charcoal and white, found on Johnson Terrace in Smithsburg Adult domestic medium hair, female, gray, found on Taulton Lane in Knoxville For more information, call the Humane Society of Washington County at 301-733-2060.