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By DON AINES | March 19, 2006
HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. A 19-year-old Hedgesville man injured in a Thursday, March 9, vehicle accident died Friday of his injuries at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. "He's going to be deeply missed by his family and the whole town of Hedgesville," Carrie Sloan, the mother of Anthony Sloan, said Saturday. "Everyone has been very supportive of us," she said. Sloan said her son was injured in a 4:30 a.m. accident on Buttsmill Road in Hedgesville and was flown to Baltimore.
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NEWS
May 23, 2013
A Hedgesville (W.Va.) Middle School student and two Hedgesville High School students were detained Thursday after authorities seized knives at the school campuses, police said. Neither knife was brandished and no one was put in immediate danger, Berkeley County Sheriff Kenneth M. Lemaster Jr. said. The first incident occurred at about 7:45 a.m. at the middle school and involved a 13-year-old student who was dressed in a full “camo gilly suit,” the sheriff's office said in a news release.
NEWS
By MARK KELLER | November 11, 2007
Don't tell David Lopez that winter is just around the corner. He's already preparing for next summer. Lopez resigned last week as Hedgesville High School's football coach after nine seasons without a winning record. While he'll miss coaching - or more accurately, he'll miss the kids he coaches - he admits to looking forward to a couple days off. "I sat down with my wife and talked about it and this will be my first summer off in 23 years," said Lopez. "People don't understand.
LIFESTYLE
By CHRIS COPLEY | chrisc@herald-mail.com | May 12, 2012
The world opens up for high school graduates. Options abound - work, the military, college, marriage. But two local young women - Diane Draper of Williamsport and Jensen Roman of Falling Waters, W.Va. - took a less common path after school. They each wrote and published a novel. In getting their stories into print, Draper and Roman had to confront obstacles - friends' doubts, family expectations and the authors' own fears and insecurities, not to mention the challenge of sticking with the solitary work of writing for months and months.
NEWS
November 30, 1999
Hedgesville High School received a national High Schools That Work Pacesetter School award Wednesday in New Orleans. Hedgesville High School is one of only 20 high schools in the nation and one of two in West Virginia to receive the Pacesetter Award in 2007. To earn this recognition the school met a variety of criteria, including meeting the Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) criteria of the federal No Child Left Behind Act. See Thursday's Herald-Mail newspapers for the full story.
NEWS
by DAVE McMILLION | September 7, 2005
charlestown@herald-mail.com HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - A Hedgesville High School senior who was well-known among her classmates was killed Tuesday morning in a head-on collision on W.Va. 9 west of Hedgesville near the intersection with Baxter Road, according to police and school officials. It is believed that April Marie Stefanko, 17, was killed on impact when the Buick she was driving hit a Dodge pickup truck about 7:30 a.m., said West Virginia State Police Trooper E. M. McFarland.
NEWS
By MATTHEW UMSTEAD | matthewu@herald-mail.com | May 22, 2013
Minutes before receiving her diploma Wednesday night, Hedgesville High School graduating senior Stephanie Gardner said she plans to become a history teacher. “I want to go back (to school), I guess,” the 17-year-old girl said smiling. “I just had some really great history teachers at Hedgesville that inspired me to the same sort of thing,” Gardner said. Gardner was among 375 in this year's graduating class, which was saluted at Hedgesville High School's 112th commencement in the Butcher Center at Shepherd University for netting “well over” $3 million in scholarships.
NEWS
by MARLO BARNHART | May 29, 2005
marlob@herald-mail.com SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - As Hedgesville High School Principal Don Dellinger prepared to watch the 284 members of the class of 2005 receive their diplomas Saturday, he said he was inspired by their efforts throughout their high school years. "This class has had to put forth a lot of good, good work," Dellinger said. The ceremony at Shepherd University's Butcher Center began with the traditional pomp and circumstance. Mixed in were some cheers, some tears and a lot of amateur shutterbugs trying to immortalize their own special graduate.
NEWS
By MATTHEW UMSTEAD | matthew.umstead@herald-mail.com | April 2, 2012
Hedgesville High School, which has won the boys state AAA track championship twice without actually having a track on campus, might finally be able to get some home-field advantage. The Berkeley County Board of Education voted Monday night to advertise the site-preparation work for an eight-lane track at the school. “These kids deserve it,” Berkeley County Schools Superintendent Manny P. Arvon said after the meeting. If the project's financing works in the school district's favor, the site work will be part of a two-phase plan, Arvon said.
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