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By Bob Maginnis | October 6, 1999
When Shana Brown was a little girl, going to the circus was something the family did every year. But she never enjoyed a day under the big top more than she did in May 1988 when, as the winner of a Herald-Mail coloring contest, she got a chance to wear clown make-up and actually show off for the audience at that year's performance of the Clyde-Beatty Cole Brothers Circus at the Hagerstown Fairgrounds. She was just 7 then, and never thought that the circus would be anything but a nice outing with her family.
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March 22, 2009
Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau The Hagerstown-Washington County 2009 Visitor Guide is being distributed by the Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau. More than 120,000 copies are available to visitors, CVB members, AAA offices, visitor welcome centers, travel bureaus, tour organizations and convention groups, malls, museums and tourism offices throughout the mid-Atlantic. The guide contains maps of Hagerstown and Washington County, directories of resorts, hotels, and campgrounds, restaurant listings, histories of the towns, museums and details about annual special events.
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November 15, 1996
11/15/96 By MARLO BARNHART Staff Writer Ronnie Clifton Green was sentenced Thursday to 35 years in prison for the brutal stabbing of grocer Lenzlea Fairfax Mosby Jr. in his grocery store. Green, 41, pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of assault with intent to murder and armed robbery. Mosby said he was satisfied with the length of the sentence. But he said that nothing will ever put his life back the way it was. Green's attorney, David Littrell, told Washington County Circuit Judge Fred Wright that Green hasn't been out of the state prison system for a full year since 1978.
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By MEG H. PARTINGTON | October 21, 1998
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The Easter Seal Society of Franklin and Adams Counties Inc. is celebrating progress. In the five decades that the Chambersburg and Waynesboro, Pa., chapters have worked together to help the disabled become more self-sufficient, they have taken major steps. "Our mission is to help people with disabilities live a more independent life," says Robert S. Hoover, 70, who has been president/CEO of The Easter Seal Society of Franklin and Adams Counties since 1991.
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by KATE COLEMAN | May 10, 2004
katec@herald-mail.com As many as 2 million people in the United States have unruptured brain aneurysms, according to statistics cited on the Web site of Boston-based Brain Aneurysm Foundation at www.bafound.org . An aneurysm is a weak, bulging spot on the wall of an artery - similar to a weak spot on a thin balloon or the inner tube of a tire. Aneurysms form from wear and tear on arterial walls over an extended period of time. Contributing factors include smoking, high blood pressure, traumatic head injury, family history and some connective tissue diseases.
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October 18, 2007
Capito to host Academy Day on Sunday MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., announced that her office will host Academy Day in Hedgesville, W.Va., to give young West Virginians an opportunity to learn about admissions to U.S. service academies: Air Force, Military (West Point), Navy, Merchant Marine, and Coast Guard. The event will be Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Hedgesville High School auditorium. Similar to college fairs, Academy Days are a recruiting tool for the military academies to send representatives to address students regarding their particular academy.
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December 21, 2008
First United Bank & Trust Richard L. Kidd has been hired as vice president and commercial loan officer at the Hagerstown community office of First United Bank & Trust. Kidd has more than 32 years of banking experience. In his role as a commercial loan officer, he will deliver customized financial solutions to businesses in Hagerstown and the surrounding area. Kidd is a graduate of Messiah College in Grantham, Pa. Kidd is a member of the Greencastle (Pa.) Rotary Club and SCORE.
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February 11, 2003
O'Neill Physical Therapy Services Lorraine O'Neill , physical therapist and owner of O'Neill Physical Therapy Services in Hagerstown, recently completed a seven-week course titled "Differential Diagnosis for the Orthopedic Physical Therapist. " The course focused on diagnostic techniques for musculo-skeletal disorders and pain syndrome. Four Points Sheraton David Melugin , general manager of the Four Points Sheraton in Hagerstown, was named Hotelier of the Year - 2003 by the Maryland Hotel & Lodging Association at its annual "Stars of the Industry" awards ceremony Jan. 29 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel.
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July 4, 2009
VanMeter-Stewart James and Pamela VanMeter of Martinsburg, W.Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Adrienne VanMeter, to Robert "Billy" Stewart, son of Christa Hoover of Maugansville, and Bob and Donna Stewart of Martinsburg. Ms. VanMeter is a 2005 graduate of Hedgesville High School and a 2009 graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor's degree in human performance and health. She plans to graduate in May 2010 from West Virginia University with a master's degree in occupational therapy.
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March 27, 2006
New staff members at Total Rehab Care Total Rehab Care, a division of Washington County Hospital, announces that Kimberly Hopkins has joined the staff as program manager and Nicole Jovel has joined the staff as marketing coordinator. A resident of Chambersburg, Pa., Hopkins received a bachelor of science degree in occupational therapy from the University of New England. She has more than 10 years of experience as an occupational therapist including several years of leadership and management.
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