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April 6, 2009
JULY 5, 1921-APRIL 2, 2009 FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - J. Franklin Gayman, 87, of 5860 Fairway Drive, died Thursday, April 2, 2009. Born July 5, 1921, in Thompsontown, Pa., he was a son of the late Benjamin Franklin Gayman and Sadie Irene Hepner Gayman. His wife, Mary Fields Gayman, died Sept. 26, 2004. They were married June 24, 1944. He was a 1938 graduate of Thompsontown High School and graduated in 1942 with a B.S. degree from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., then in 1948, graduated from Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle.
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By ANDREA ROWLAND | June 7, 2000
Ryan Deneen expected to hone his trade skills and earn a diploma at the Washington County Career Studies Center in Hagerstown. But the senior Electrical Construction program student said he never expected to graduate with a four-wheeled bonus. Deneen on June 2 won a 1988 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme through an incentive program designed to increase attendance and academic performance. The car is worth about $3,000, according to the Kelley Blue Book. "I never thought I'd be that lucky," said Deneen, 17, of Clear Spring.
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By HEATHER KEELS and DON AINES | November 21, 2007
ARENDTSVILLE, Pa. - A Franklin County, Pa., employee died in a Tuesday morning crash in Adams County, Pa., Pennsylvania State Police said. Nicholas Adler, 54, of Aspers, Pa., died from injuries in the crash, police said in a news release. Adler was driving south on Cashtown Road in a 1994 Chevrolet pickup truck just before 8 a.m. when he drove into the northbound lane and struck a 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass that was headed north, police said. The driver's side corner of the truck hit the driver's side corner of the Cutlass, police said.
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by CANDICE BOSELY | April 7, 2004
martinsburg@herald-mail.com MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Two men have been charged in connection with a robbery in which $54 was taken from a 7-Eleven store in Marlowe, W.Va., early Monday. Stoney Gene Riley, 26, of 270 Helmet Drive, Martinsburg, was charged in Berkeley County Magistrate Court with robbery, conspiracy to commit robbery, obstructing police and forgery. The latter two charges were filed after Riley allegedly gave police a fake name, according to court records.
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by CANDICE BOSELY | September 3, 2003
martinsburg@herald-mail.com MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A Martinsburg man was arraigned Tuesday on charges that he burned a symbol on a woman's grave and then shot her tombstone more than a dozen times, according to police. Jeffrey Lee Hull, 38, of 152 Baron Drive, was charged with arson, wanton endangerment with a firearm and destruction of property. He also was charged with armed robbery and domestic battery, charges that stem from a separate incident. The Rosedale Cemetery grave site was vandalized on May 21, police said.
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January 14, 2001
Head-on collision results from wrong-way driver By DAVE McMILLION / Staff Writer, Charles Town CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Despite efforts by West Virginia State Police to warn motorists, a man traveling the wrong way on Interstate 81 early Sunday morning struck another car head-on, leaving the driver of the second car in critical condition, police said. West Virginia State Police Senior Trooper T.C. Kearns said he was operating a radar for speeding motorists on Interstate 81 near the Inwood exit when a car passed him traveling north in the southbound lane.
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By DAN DEARTH | dan.dearth@herald-mail.com | January 23, 2012
Washington High School student James Fletcher had been working as a pizza delivery driver for less than a week before he was killed on the job Sunday near Ranson, W.Va., his former employer said. “He was making a delivery,” said Alfredo Maya, owner of Brothers Pizza 2 on South Mildred Street in Ranson. “He was a nice, quiet kid.” He said Fletcher recently worked as a dishwasher at The Mediterranean Cafe in Charles Town, W.Va., another restaurant owned by Maya. But Fletcher left there to work with his father, who manages the pizza shop.
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March 31, 1998
The Washington County Board of Education gave Schools Superintendent Herman G. Bartlett Jr. a show of confidence Tuesday night, when it was voted unanimously to give him a four-year contract pending successful completion of his evaluation. Bartlett, 54, was hired in October 1997 to replace Wayne F. Gersen, who left in June 1997. Bartlett is technically an acting superintendent through June 30, 1998, under state law, which requires four-year contracts for superintendents to begin on July 1, according to school officials.
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July 5, 1999
BOONSBORO - A Boonsboro woman was injured in a four-car accident involving a Washington County Sheriff's Department cruiser that had stopped a car on U.S. 40 at Ruble Road Monday afternoon, police said. Deputy David Thomas Izat had stopped a car on the shoulder of the westbound lane of U.S. 40 at 12:37 p.m. A 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme driven by Linda Jane Crabtree, 49, of 21425 Ruble Road in Boonsboro, was slowing down in the eastbound lane of U.S. 40 to make a left turn onto Ruble Road, according to Washington County Sheriff's Deputy Sgt. Tom Newton.
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August 18, 1998
WILLIAMSPORT - Two Hagerstown men were charged Monday with two counts of armed robbery after $361 was stolen from the AC&T Gas Mart on Sunday night, according to Maryland State Police. Robert Michael Edwards, 22, of 316 S. Potomac St., and Cosmos Charles, 18, of 111 W. Church St., also were charged with two counts of robbery, two counts of armed robbery, two counts of first-degree assault, two counts of second-degree assault and theft, police said. Hagerstown City Police officer Terry Hose stopped an older model gray Oldsmobile for going the wrong way down an alley shortly after midnight Sunday when he determined the car matched the description of one involved in the robbery, said Trooper 1st Class Mike Kretzer.
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