May 16, 2002
8 - Number of 1967 Tony Awards for the original Broadway production, including Best Musical, Best Director (Harold Prince), Best Composer and Lyricist of a Musical (John Kander and Fred Ebb) and acting honors for Joel Grey and Peg Murray. 1 - Number of 1967 Grammy Awards: Best Original Cast Show Album 10 - Number of 1972 Academy Awards for the film version, including Best Director (Bob Fosse), Actress (Liza Minnelli) and Supporting Actor (Grey) 4 - Number of 1998 Tony Awards, including Best Revival
April 29, 2007
The new Franklin County Jail, by the numbers: · $30 million - The cost of construction. · 7 feet by 11 feet - The size of each double-bunked cell. · 470 - The number of beds in seven housing units and a medical unit, expandable to 700 beds if necessary in the future. · 200 -The approximate capacity of the existing prison. · 378 - The number of inmates being held Tuesday in the existing Franklin County Prison complex. · 135,000 square feet - The size of the new jail, three times that of the current prison.
January 29, 2007
Number of bus drivers (county, contract and substitutes) 254 Number of county-owned buses 137 Number of bus routes 209 Number of miles buses travel each year More than 2.7 million Number of students transported to and from schools daily 17,800
December 3, 2009
SHARPSBURG -- On Saturday, Antietam National Battlefield will offer a somber reminder of the how much was sacrificed to keep the United States united by setting tens of thousands of candles aglow. Each year, the national park hosts the Memorial Illumination, where luminarias - candle-lit paper bags - represent the thousands of soldiers who were killed, wounded or missing during the Civil War's Battle of Antietam. Here's a by-the-numbers look at this year's Memorial Illumination, which enters its 21st year on Saturday, Dec. 5. Park superintendent John W. Howard provided the data.
November 25, 2008
Should the United States increase the number of troops it has in Afghanistan? Yes 386 votes (49 percent) No 395 votes (51 percent)
October 3, 2006
BOONSBORO - Boonsboro Elementary School PTA was awarded a plaque from the Maryland State Council of PTAs for having the most number of PTA new members in a school in Washington County.
January 19, 2006
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - The president of Accredited Services Inc., which issues building permits in Waynesboro, recently gave the Borough Council a check to be used as council sees fit. "Based on the number of building permits in the borough and the profitability of the company, I would like to present this check for $1,128," said Mike Cermak. He said the company considered giving the money to a number of charities but felt the council could select the best recipient.
March 17, 2009
OCT. 23, 1940-MARCH 16, 2009 MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Kenneth Lee "Kermit" Parkinson, 68, of Martinsburg, died Monday, March 16, 2009, at City Hospital. Born Oct. 23, 1940, in Berkeley County, W.Va., he was the son of the late Mervel Parkinson and Ruth Pearrell Parkinson. He retired from Royal Vendors. He is survived by his wife, Mary Canby Parkinson; one daughter, Penny, of Hedgesville, W.Va.; three sons, Kenneth L. of Martinsburg, Robert of Kentucky and Terry of Tennessee; two stepsons, Lewis Canby of Indiana and Gary Canby of Martinsburg; one sister, Mary Parkinson Huff of Inwood, W.Va.
December 27, 2007
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