February 1, 2011
NOV. 6, 1943-JAN. 29, 2011 Jack Randolph “Randy” Rutherford, 67, of Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at his home in Hagerstown. Born Nov. 6, 1943, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Dorothy Mae (McCoy) Rutherford of Hagerstown and the late John Harlan Rutherford, who died in December of 1966. Randy graduated in 1961 from South Hagerstown High School. In 1962, he entered the U.S. Air Force, serving during the Vietnam War. He was honorably discharged in 1966.
July 29, 2007
FEB. 23, 1927-JULY 27, 2007 HANCOCK - Mildred M. "Millie" Hann, 80, of Pennsylvania Avenue, died Friday, July 27, 2007, at Lorien in Columbia, Md. Born Feb. 23, 1927, in Brush Creek Township, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Orville G. and Minnie P. Wertz Leader. She had been employed by Park-N-Dine Restaurant in Hancock. She was a member of Hancock Presbyterian Church. She is survived by one sister, Margaret E. Pryor of Clarksville, Md.; one brother, Walter F. Leader of Owings Mills, Md.; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
September 25, 2000
Local kiosk least-used in state The self-service vehicle registration kiosk in Hagerstown was the least-used of 11 in Maryland last year, according to the Motor Vehicle Administration. The number of 1999 transactions at each machine, as provided by the MVA, were: - Hagerstown , Washington County: 1,196 - Salisbury , Wicomico County: 1,331 - Glen Burnie , Anne Arundel County: 2,135 - Silver Spring , Montgomery County: 2,155 - Prince Frederick , Calvert County: 2,288 - Laurel , Prince George's County: 3,262 - Westminster , Carroll County: 5,001 - Greenbelt , Prince George's County: 5,136 - Owings Mills , Baltimore County: 5,484 - Columbia , Howard County: 6,803 - Towson , Baltimore County: 10,356.
November 11, 2009
SEPT. 15, 1909-NOV. 9, 2009 Harriet Doub Long, 100, passed away Nov. 9, 2009, at Homewood Nursing Center, Williamsport, Md. Born Sept. 15, 1909, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Harry G. Doub Sr. and M. Delva Bowers Doub. Harriet was a 1927 graduate of Hagerstown High School and a 1928 graduate of Columbia Business College (Hagerstown). She was employed by the Washington County treasurer's office for 25 years. Harriet was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran Church.
September 5, 2009
PREP FOOTBALL WASHINGTON, Va. -- Hancock used a stellar defensive effort, including a fourth-quarter goal-line stand, to defeat Rappahannock County 20-12 on Friday night to snap a 14-game losing streak. Nick Harvey had 21 tackles, while Dakota Clark had two sacks and two tackles for losses for the Panthers (1-0), who forced five fumbles. Down eight with four minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, Rappahannock County (0-2) had four chances to score from Hancock's 3-yard line, but was denied by the Panthers' defense.
February 14, 2004
Habersat-Pryatel Janet L. Pryatel and Richard C. Habersat were married Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Palm City, Fla. The bride is the daughter of Lillian Pryatel of Deltona, Fla., formerly of Hagerstown, and the late Frank Pryatel. The bridegroom is the son of Frank and Bonnie Willing of Hobe Sound, Fla. The bride is a 1970 graduate of North Hagerstown High School and a 1974 graduate of James Madison University. She is employed as a teacher with West Middle School in Westminster, Md. The bridegroom is a 1965 graduate of Montgomery Blair High School and a 1973 graduate of University of Maryland School of Medicine.
March 29, 2013
Nick Miller certainly made the most of his one wrestling season at Williamsport. The senior went 37-1, won the 106-pound title at the Maryland Class 2A-1A state tournament and now has the honor of being The Herald-Mail's 2012-13 Washington County Wrestler of the Year. “I was happy with the season, definitely,” he said. Miller, who finished his high school career with a 140-16 record, previously wrestled for Hedgesville and was a West Virginia Class AAA state runner-up as a sophomore.
September 4, 2010
BOONSBORO -- Opening-night jitters didn't bug Boonsboro on Friday as the Warriors started the 2010 football season with a 40-18 victory over the Owings Mills Eagles at Warrior Field on Friday night. "There is nothing like an opening win to get all of those jitters out," Boonsboro coach Clayton Anders said. "We're very happy to start off with a win. We're young. We've got some really tough games coming up. The next string of three games can tell us how tough we will be. " Owings Mills got on the scoreboard first with 7 minutes, 5 seconds remaining in the first quarter when Devin Boyd scored on a 37-yard interception return.
June 22, 2005
$1.6 million being spent on benefits The Hagerstown City Council authorized more than $1.6 million in expenditures Tuesday for employee health insurance and workers' compensation-related costs. The cost is within budget estimates, according to city documents. The services would be provided by the following companies: National Capital Administrative Services of Owings Mills, Md., for claims administration, $353,352. United Health Care of Elkridge, Md., for stop-loss insurance, $261,664.
July 28, 2002
Pa. man wrecks vehicle after falling asleep on I-81 INWOOD, W.Va. - A Pennsylvania man on his way back from vacation in Myrtle Beach, S.C., apparently fell asleep at the wheel and wrecked on Interstate 81 Saturday, police said. The man, whose name was not released because his family had not yet been notified, was flown to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, said Trooper R.A. Spearen of West Virginia State Police. Spearen said the driver was in critical but stable condition at the hospital.