August 17, 2011
A new Otterbein Church planned for construction on Welty Road remains in limbo as church and municipal officials debate the scope of a traffic-impact study. Pastor Mike Newman addressed the Waynesboro Borough Council on Wednesday regarding a traffic study required by the council. Newman said he's concerned about the borough asking how traffic from the development will impact the road's integrity. Newman said he's worried the borough council wants that information to require the church to rebuild Welty Road.
November 21, 2011
The city of Hagerstown will host the annual tree lighting in Public Square today at 5 p.m., followed by the 22nd annual Hollyfest at The Maryland Theatre at 7 p.m. The master of ceremonies for the events will be Lou Scally. The events are free and open to the public. The tree lighting begins at 5 p.m., with the North and South Hagerstown High School bands performing in Public Square, and members of Girls Inc. will serenade onlookers with Christmas carols. Barbara Ingram School for the Arts Parents Guild will be painting faces while waiting for the arrival of Santa Claus.
June 30, 2004
Blake DeBord, 13, of Martinsburg, W.Va., gets a face full of water Tuesday night at the Wet Sponge Toss station at the Summerfest fun fair and carnival at Otterbein United Methodist Church in Martinsburg.
May 4, 2012
Washington County CARES, in collaboration with Brook Lane and Otterbein United Methodist Church, will offer a program, "Caring for Older Individuals with Chronic Pain and Depression," from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at Otterbein United Methodist Church, 108 E. Franklin St., downtown Hagerstown. The program is free to attend, and refreshments will be served. To register, 301-733-0331, ext. 349.
April 15, 2008
The Hagerstown Area Religious Council invite you to attend their annual meeting on Monday, May 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Otterbein United Methodist Church, 108 E. Franklin St. in Hagerstown. Keynoter speaker is Sharon Disque, executive director of Hagerstown Neighborhood Development Partnership, Inc. The cost is $11 per person, with $10 for the meal and a $1 donation to Habitat for Humanity. R.S.V.P. by Monday, April 28 by calling 301-739-9386 or by e-mail to otterbein@myactv.
May 15, 2008
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Otterbein Church will hold its annual Green Thumb Extravaganza on Friday and Saturday to benefit various outreach efforts. More than 4,000 plants are expected to be for sale during the event scheduled for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. The Green Thumb Extravaganza has been moved from parking lots on the church campus to inside the Otterbein Ministry Center, 912 S. Potomac St. A pancake breakfast, chicken barbeque and...
December 13, 2010
Graham Forrest Teets, 77, of Martinsburg, W.Va., died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at City Hospital. Visitation will be Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home. A memorial service will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Otterbein United Methodist Church.
April 26, 2009
Otterbein United Methodist Church members Randy Mills, left and John Parsons work on compacting donated bicycles for shipping to Panama, Saturday in the church parking lot. The non- profit organization Bikes For The World with distribute these bikes to people who need them in Panama and any extras will goto people in Liberia.
August 31, 2012
Celebrate Recovery will hold its annual Friends and Family Picnic from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, at Otterbein Church Picnic Pavilion, 800 Park St. Meat, drinks and place settings provided. The program includes food, live music and testimony. For information, call Mike at 717-762-7428.
April 19, 2013
Jack Laidlow, 85, of Martinsburg, W.Va., died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at his home. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg. The service will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Otterbein United Methodist Church. Burial with military honors will be in Rosedale Cemetery.