July 3, 2008
MAUGANSVILLE - Rarely does a team owning a big lead need to overcome the odds. But the Hancock All-Stars turned the rarity into reality when they blew a five-run lead in the seventh before pulling out an 8-7 win in eight innings over Maugansville in the losers' bracket final of the Maryland District 1 Senior Tournament at Shane and Shawn Horst Field. "This is what All-Stars is all about," said Hancock manager Harry Lanehart. "The kids put their hearts on the line every play.
June 27, 2006
WILLIAMSPORT - When the "two-out rally" chants began from the Conococheague dugout, very few could have expected just what kind of rally it would be. Conococheague scored 11 runs with two outs in the top of the fifth inning behind a fervent bench to erase an eight-run deficit and notch a 13-12 victory against Maugansville to open the Maryland District 1 9-10 All-Star Tournament on Monday night. "They've got heart and they won't quit," Conococheague coach Mike Iseminger said of his players.
April 22, 2012
Birthdays April 22 - Paul L. Dixon II, Jefferson Boulevard, Hagerstown, turned 32; Megan Himes, Waynesboro, Pa., turned 12; Jimmy Shafer, Maugansville, turned 50; Liz Guhr Jones, August Court, Williamsport, turned 50. April 23 - Nelson Eckstine, Hagerstown, turns 48; Cole A.B. Smith, Kemps Mill Road, Williamsport, turns 16. Anniversaries April 22 - Roger A. and Patricia A. Baker, Maugansville,...
May 2, 2012
Bill and Dorothea Chatkin of Hagerstown celebrated thier 50th wedding anniversary April 14, 2012. Their children, Aaron and his wife, Dawn, of Gastonia, N.C., and Elizabeth, and her husband, Matt, held a surprise party at Elizabeth and Matt's home in Maugansville. Many friends and family were present. The Chatkins were married April 14, 1962. Mr. Chatkin retired as a pharmacist in 2005. Mrs. Chatkin worked for the Washington County Board of Education as a teacher at North Hagerstown High School for 26 years.
July 14, 2008
WILLIAMSPORT - The Conococheague Little League grounds crew helped Ebersole Field withstand the first blow by Mother Nature on Sunday. Her second wind put the field out of commission to end the evening. A band of storms swept through the area, forcing the Maryland District 1 11-12 Tournament' losers' bracket final to be suspended in the third inning. Conococheague led Maugansville 4-2 after 2 1/2 innings. The game will resume today at 6 p.m. with Maugansville batting.
August 4, 2008
Zion Assembly of God, at 13814 Village Mill Drive in Maugansville, will hold its vacation Bible school today through Friday, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Bring your children, ages 5 to 10, to enjoy "Cosmic City: Explore the Awesome Wonder of God. " For more information, call 301-739-3888.
February 4, 2009
NOV. 12, 1924-FEB. 2, 2009 MAUGANSVILLE - Louise Mae Lacy, 84, of Maugansville, died Monday, Feb. 2, 2009, at Williamsport Nursing Home. Born Nov. 12, 1924, in Maugansville, she was the daughter of the late Elmer W. and Leila Myers Ebersole. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, James Julian Lacy. She had worked as a secretary at New York Central Iron Works Inc. in Hagerstown. She was a member of Salem Reformed Church in Hagerstown. She is survived by two sons, Kenneth R. Baker of Maugansville and Thomas M. Lacy of Hagerstown; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
April 8, 2010
Patricia Ann Reif Mulcahy, 69, of Maugansville, died Saturday, April 3, 2010, at her home. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. Arrangements are by Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Hagerstown.
April 16, 2013
Sandra Faye "Sandy" Jamison, 70, of Sharpsburg, Md., passed away peacefully Monday, April 15, 2013, at home with her family by her side. Born Nov. 4, 1942, in Antietam, Md., she was the daughter of the late Gilbert Ray Crampton Sr. and Hattie Anna Elizabeth Gray Crampton. She was a 1960 graduate of Boonsboro High School in Boonsboro, Md., and attended nursing school in Baltimore. She was a cook at Sharpsburg Elementary School. In her early years, she belonged to Antietam Church of God and also had previously belonged to Burnside First Church of God. She most recently attended Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Sharpsburg.
July 5, 2012
Conococheague looked poised to wrap up the Maryland District 1 Junior tournament championship Thursday night. Maugansville had other ideas, rallying from a 7-1 deficit with a seven-run sixth inning to take an 8-7 lead. Conococheague tied the game in the top of the seventh on John Davies' solo home run and the game was suspended due to darkness after eight innings with the score still tied at 8-8. Play will resume Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Conococheague, which wins the district title with a victory.