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October 3, 2008
MEN'S SOCCER Southern Maryland 4, HCC 1 LA PLATA, Md. - Southern Maryland outshot Hagerstown Community College 13-6 en route to the Maryland JuCo victory. Mark Connelly scored on an assist from Chris Lambert, and Harold Little had six saves for HCC (7-4-1, 5-4-1).
NEWS
January 26, 2008
LA PLATA, Md. - Latoya Buckner had 20 points, 10 rebounds and three steals as Hagerstown Community College remained undefeated with an 87-68 Maryland JuCo Conference victory over Southern Maryland on Friday. Amy Rhoderick scored eight of her 12 points in the final eight minutes of the first half as the Hawks built a 48-28 halftime advantage. Cara Thompson and Teonna Jewell each had five assists for the Hawks (18-0, 9-0). HCC outrebounded Southern Maryland, 45-27. Chantal Hebron scored 25 points, while Tanya Sites added 17 points for Southern Maryland.
NEWS
July 23, 2005
Guns, explosives, meth lab found in La Plata home LA PLATA, Md. (AP) - A cache of guns and explosives, a methamphetamine lab and literature from an anti-government group were found at the home of a La Plata man, police said. Lawrence Fox, 23, was arrested Tuesday after co-workers at Belk Department Store in California, Md., said that he had a handgun on store property, according to charging documents in District Court in St. Mary's County. When police searched Fox's car, they found two handguns and almost 200 rounds of ammunition, a biochemical suit and a ski mask, according to Cpl. William Rosado, spokesman for the St. Mary's County Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
OBITUARIES
August 5, 2012
John Lee Warnes, of Waldorf, Md., and formerly of Hagerstown, Md., died Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, at the Genesis Healthcare Center in La Plata, Md. He was 65 years old. Born March 19, 1947, in Kingston, Pa., he was the son of the late Dorothy L. and the late Leonard J. Warnes.  Mr. Warnes was an aircraft mechanic for more than 30 years with the 201st D.C. National Guard at Andrews Air Force Base in Camp Springs, Md. A retired master sergeant with...
NEWS
April 1, 2009
COLLEGE BASEBALL HCC 7, Southern Maryland 3 LA PLATA, Md. -- John Barrett broke a 3-3 tie with one out in the ninth inning, hitting a bases-clearing triple to pace Hagerstown Community College to a road victory. Justin Everhart had two hits and two RBIs, while Barrett, Charles Johnson and Neil Callahan each added two hits for the Hawks (20-7). Kyle Briggs pitched two innings in relief and allowed just one hit to pick up his fourth win of the year. HCC 7, Southern Md. 3 HCC 002 100 004 -- 7 11 1 Southern Md. 001 010 010 -- 3 10 4 Harrison, Briggs (8)
SPORTS
By DAN KAUFFMAN | kauffman@herald-mail.com | November 18, 2011
State volleyball finals have not been kind to North Hagerstown. The Hubs have played for a state championship four times - in 1993, 1997, 1998 and 2007 - only to walk off the court dejected after a loss each time. North's fifth opportunity arrives this evening, when the Hubs (16-2) face River Hill (16-1) at 7:30 for the Class 3A title at the University of Maryland's Ritchie Coliseum in College Park. “They're so excited and I think they're ready,” North coach Megan Crawford said Friday.
NEWS
July 21, 2010
-JULY 19, 2010 MARBURY, Md. - George D. Eccard Sr., 82, of Marbury, Md., died Monday, July 19, 2010. Born in Mount Lena, Md., he was the son of the late David C. Eccard and Olive M. (Fischer) Eccard. George was a 1946 graduate of Boonsboro High School. He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Marie A. Eccard; his two sons, George Eccard Jr. and David Eccard; his daughter, Suzanne (Eccard) Bailey; his brother, Claude "Brother" W. Eccard; and his sister, Carol Ann Carter.
NEWS
December 10, 2008
APRIL 22, 1945-DEC. 9, 2008 HANCOCK - William Henry "Bill" Dean Jr., 63, of Hancock, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008, at his home. Born April 22, 1945, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of Edna P. Payne Dean of Charles County, Md., and the late William Henry Dean Sr. He was a 1964 graduate of Frederick Sasscer High School and received a bachelor of science degree from Coppin State College. He was employed by Washington County Commissioners as superintendent of operations for Washington County Department of Water Quality.
OBITUARIES
December 31, 2010
Mary Ethel (Holbert) Smith, of Cedar Lawn near Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday afternoon at NMS Healthcare. She had been diagnosed with an inoperable glioblastoma brain tumor on Nov. 6, 2010. Born May 7, 1937, in Parkersburg, W.Va., she was the youngest daughter of the late P. Tell and Della D. (McClung) Holbert of Parkersburg and Clear Spring, Md. Mary graduated from Clear Spring High School in 1955 and Hagerstown Medical Secretarial School. Mary married her husband, Roger H. Smith, shortly before finishing HMSS.
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August 5, 2012
John Lee Warnes, of Waldorf, Md., and formerly of Hagerstown, Md., died Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, at the Genesis Healthcare Center in La Plata, Md. He was 65 years old. Born March 19, 1947, in Kingston, Pa., he was the son of the late Dorothy L. and the late Leonard J. Warnes.  Mr. Warnes was an aircraft mechanic for more than 30 years with the 201st D.C. National Guard at Andrews Air Force Base in Camp Springs, Md. A retired master sergeant with...
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SPORTS
By DAN KAUFFMAN | kauffman@herald-mail.com | November 18, 2011
State volleyball finals have not been kind to North Hagerstown. The Hubs have played for a state championship four times - in 1993, 1997, 1998 and 2007 - only to walk off the court dejected after a loss each time. North's fifth opportunity arrives this evening, when the Hubs (16-2) face River Hill (16-1) at 7:30 for the Class 3A title at the University of Maryland's Ritchie Coliseum in College Park. “They're so excited and I think they're ready,” North coach Megan Crawford said Friday.
OBITUARIES
December 31, 2010
Mary Ethel (Holbert) Smith, of Cedar Lawn near Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday afternoon at NMS Healthcare. She had been diagnosed with an inoperable glioblastoma brain tumor on Nov. 6, 2010. Born May 7, 1937, in Parkersburg, W.Va., she was the youngest daughter of the late P. Tell and Della D. (McClung) Holbert of Parkersburg and Clear Spring, Md. Mary graduated from Clear Spring High School in 1955 and Hagerstown Medical Secretarial School. Mary married her husband, Roger H. Smith, shortly before finishing HMSS.
NEWS
July 21, 2010
-JULY 19, 2010 MARBURY, Md. - George D. Eccard Sr., 82, of Marbury, Md., died Monday, July 19, 2010. Born in Mount Lena, Md., he was the son of the late David C. Eccard and Olive M. (Fischer) Eccard. George was a 1946 graduate of Boonsboro High School. He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Marie A. Eccard; his two sons, George Eccard Jr. and David Eccard; his daughter, Suzanne (Eccard) Bailey; his brother, Claude "Brother" W. Eccard; and his sister, Carol Ann Carter.
NEWS
April 1, 2009
COLLEGE BASEBALL HCC 7, Southern Maryland 3 LA PLATA, Md. -- John Barrett broke a 3-3 tie with one out in the ninth inning, hitting a bases-clearing triple to pace Hagerstown Community College to a road victory. Justin Everhart had two hits and two RBIs, while Barrett, Charles Johnson and Neil Callahan each added two hits for the Hawks (20-7). Kyle Briggs pitched two innings in relief and allowed just one hit to pick up his fourth win of the year. HCC 7, Southern Md. 3 HCC 002 100 004 -- 7 11 1 Southern Md. 001 010 010 -- 3 10 4 Harrison, Briggs (8)
NEWS
December 10, 2008
APRIL 22, 1945-DEC. 9, 2008 HANCOCK - William Henry "Bill" Dean Jr., 63, of Hancock, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008, at his home. Born April 22, 1945, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of Edna P. Payne Dean of Charles County, Md., and the late William Henry Dean Sr. He was a 1964 graduate of Frederick Sasscer High School and received a bachelor of science degree from Coppin State College. He was employed by Washington County Commissioners as superintendent of operations for Washington County Department of Water Quality.
NEWS
October 3, 2008
MEN'S SOCCER Southern Maryland 4, HCC 1 LA PLATA, Md. - Southern Maryland outshot Hagerstown Community College 13-6 en route to the Maryland JuCo victory. Mark Connelly scored on an assist from Chris Lambert, and Harold Little had six saves for HCC (7-4-1, 5-4-1).
NEWS
January 26, 2008
LA PLATA, Md. - Latoya Buckner had 20 points, 10 rebounds and three steals as Hagerstown Community College remained undefeated with an 87-68 Maryland JuCo Conference victory over Southern Maryland on Friday. Amy Rhoderick scored eight of her 12 points in the final eight minutes of the first half as the Hawks built a 48-28 halftime advantage. Cara Thompson and Teonna Jewell each had five assists for the Hawks (18-0, 9-0). HCC outrebounded Southern Maryland, 45-27. Chantal Hebron scored 25 points, while Tanya Sites added 17 points for Southern Maryland.
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