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March 6, 1998
WESTMINSTER, Md. - The Boston Terrier Club of Maryland will hold its Annual Black-Eyed Susan Specialty Show on Saturday, April 11, at the Carroll County Agricultural Center, Smith Avenue, Westminster. The club is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the betterment and promotion of the breed on a national basis. The show will begin at 8 a.m. and run through the day. Morning events will feature an obedience competition to be judged by Edward Gillespie of Chesapeake City, Md. The veteran and puppy sweepstakes competition will follow, to be judged by Alice Watkins of Reisterstown, Md. The junior handler competition will be judged by Toni Gregory of LaPlata, Md. The parade of champions and titleholders will be followed by all regular and nonregular breed classes and best of breed competition, to be judged by Rose Molder of Englewood Cliffs, N.J. A buffet and auction of Boston terrier items will end the day's events.
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By TIFFANY ARNOLD | June 30, 2007
Miss College Park Outstanding Teen Kasey Staniszewski of Swan Point, Md., was crowned Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen Friday as a series of pageants continues at The Maryland Theatre. As the new Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen, Staniszewski will receive a $500 scholarship, among other gifts. She will compete at the Miss America Outstanding Teen competition in Orlando, Fla., where a $30,000 scholarship is at stake. Staniszewski, soon to be a junior at La Plata (Md.) High School, performed "Good Morning Baltimore" from the Broadway play "Hairspray" for the talent competition.
NEWS
August 19, 2006
Gossard-Herr Ashley Nicole Herr and Joseph David Gossard were married Saturday, May 27, 2006, at the Catoctin Inn in Frederick, Md. The bride is the daughter of Laurie Herr and Tony Cianelli of West Virginia and Robert and Kimberly Herr of Hagerstown. The bridegroom is the son of Pamela and Walter Gossard of Hagerstown. The bride is a 1999 graduate of South Hagerstown High School, a 2003 graduate of James Madison University and a 2005 graduate of University of Maryland School of Nursing.
NEWS
March 13, 2006
COLLEGE BASEBALL COCOA, Fla. - Hagerstown Community College split two games on its southern swing at the Cocoa Expo on Sunday. In their opener, the Hawks lost to Yukon Avery Point 9-6 and then came back to down Ontario Blue Jays, 13-4. Kyle Mallow had a pair of doubles and one triple and six RBI to lead HCC (6-1) in the victory and Trevor Cobb added three hits. Chad Lorson picked up the win with five innings of one-hit ball, striking out nine. In the loss, Matt Murray and Chad Schlegel each had three hits and Matt Ridenour and Kyle Robinson each had two. COLLEGE SOFTBALL HCC eliminated in semis LaPLATA, Md. - Casey Woods tossed a complete game shutout and Jess Stough hit a three-run homer and a two-run single to lead Hagerstown Community College past Ocean Community College in the quarterfinals of the College of Southern Maryland Invitational on Sunday.
NEWS
March 22, 1997
By BOB PARASILITI Staff Writer Hagerstown Junior College softball coach Wes Hoover has tendered his resignation just five games into the 1997 season and has been replaced by Brian Beck. Hoover resigned on Tuesday after the Hawks played in the Charles County Tournament in LaPlata, Md. Beck, assistant coordinator of HJC's athletic complex, was named interim head coach for the rest of the season, according to athletic director Jim Brown. "I'm stepping down for personal reasons," Hoover said.
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by LAURA ERNDE | April 19, 2003
laurae@herald-mail.com Nearly 100 members of a Maryland National Guard unit based south of Hagerstown are being called up for a one-year Homeland Security mission. The 729th Forward Support Battalion based on Roxbury Road will help guard three as-yet-unnamed federal installations in the state, said Maj. Charles Kohler, spokesman for the Maryland National Guard. "We're very proud that they're doing their part in the war on terrorism," he said. The soldiers, who specialize in logistics and medical support, will be engaged in what's known as "force protection," he said.
NEWS
May 23, 2002
AMERICAN LEAGUE The Dave Phillips Memorial Legion tournament begins Friday and ends on Monday. Here is the schedule: Friday Biglerville at Funkstown, 5:30 Saturday LaPlata at Funkstown, 11:30 Biglerville at Williamsport, noon Salisbury at Funkstown, 2:30 LaPlata at Williamsport, 3 Salisbury vs. Biglerville at Funkstown, 5:30 Sunday LaPlata vs. Biglerville at Funkstown, 11:30 ...
NEWS
June 19, 2009
MAY 20, 1942-JUNE 18, 2009 Richard Lee Barnhart, 67, of Hagerstown, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2009, at his home. Born May 20, 1942, in Mount Pleasant, Pa., he was the son of Vassie O. and Joan (McCabe) Barnhart of Hagerstown. He was a 1960 graduate of Hempfield High School. Richard was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era. He worked as a mechanic in the trucking industry. He was of Lutheran faith. Richard will be remembered as a wonderful husband, father and grandfather.
NEWS
June 29, 2010
DEC. 3, 1915-JUNE 27, 2010 Vassie Orville Barnhart, 94, of 20432 Millers Church Road, Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, June 27, 2010, at his home. Born Dec. 3, 1915, in Leckrone, Pa., he was the son of the late Richard and Lillie May Barnhart. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of St. Peter's (Beard's) Lutheran Church. He retired from Mack Trucks. He is survived by his wife, Joan Leora Barnhart; a daughter, Deborah Ann O'Neal of Smithsburg; four sons, David John Barnhart of Hagerstown, Garry Douglas Barnhart of Hagerstown, James Kenneth Barnhart of La Plata, Md., and Eugene Albert Barnhart of Waynesboro, Pa.; eight grandchildren, Michael Barnhart, Nicole Barnhart, Travis Barnhart, Jason O'Neal, Sean O'Neal, Gretchen Shibley, Leslie Shibley and Jaimie Wiles; and three great-grandchildren, Hannah Barnhart, Gabriel Barnhart and McKayla Wiles.
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