December 4, 2012
Juanita Van Horn, 92, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at War Memorial Hospital in Berkeley Springs. The graveside service will be Friday at 11 a.m. in Woodrow Union Cemetery, Paw Paw, W.Va. Arrangements are by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Berkeley Springs.
October 19, 2012
Friday, Oct. 26 - Leetown United Methodist Church, 11133 Leetown Road, Kearneysville, W.Va., 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29 - Paw Paw Fire Hall, 44 Moser Ave., Paw Paw, W.Va., 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29 - Shepherdstown Fire Hall, 8052 Martinsburg Pike, Shepherdstown, W.Va., 1 to 7 p.m.
October 19, 2012
Friday, October 19, 2012 PREP FOOTBALL ELLIOTTSBURG, Pa. - Zach Smith was a one-man for West Perry on Friday night in the Mustangs' 35-7 victory over visiting Waynesboro. Smith ran for 91 yards and four touchdowns and passed for 123 yards and another score. West Perry (6-2) led 14-0 at the end of the first quarter, 21-0 at halftime and 35-0 at the end of the third. Johnnie Adgers ran for 86 yards on 18 carries for Waynesboro (2-6). He scored the Indians' lone touchdown with 4:45 left in the game on a 19-yard run. Other area scores Gettysburg 24, James Buchanan 14 Martinsburg 60, Jefferson 3 Washington 55, Frankfort 29 Hampshire 34, Hedgesville 20 East Hardy 59, Berkeley Springs 13 BOYS SOCCER Williamsport 4, FSK 1 WILLIAMSPORT - Owen Marx and Tiago DeSouza had two goals and an assist each for Williamsport in a win over Francis Scott Key. Ryan Schnurr had two assists and Corey Ellis had 11 saves for the Wildcats, who finished the regular season at 9-4. JV: Williamsport, 2-0. Brunswick 8, South Hagerstown 1 BRUNSWICK, Md. - Josh Munoz scored on an assist by Austin Johnson for South Hagerstown in an MVAL Antietam loss to Brunswick.
October 12, 2012
Friday, October 12, 2012 PREP FOOTBALL BRUNSWICK, Md. - Brunswick's defense got its first shutout of the season and its offense ran more than 100 plays as the Railroaders beat Williamsport 40-0 on Friday. Brunswick's defense held Williamsport to 83 total yards. David Moore had two interceptions, and Shane Gerstner also picked off a pass. The Railroaders (4-3, 2-1 MVAL Antietam) also recovered two onside kicks, putting the ball back into the hands of an offense that ran 107 plays.
September 27, 2012
Thursday, September 27, 2012 PREP VOLLEYBALL THURMONT, Md. - Payton Wallech had 24 kills and two blocks to lead North Hagerstown to a 25-13, 25-13, 25-11 MVAL Antietam sweep of Catoctin (3-3, 2-2) on Thursday. Sarah Bentley had 32 assists and Emily Folk had 15 digs for the Hubs (5-1, 3-0). JV: North, 2-0. Smithsburg 3, Brunswick 1 BRUNSWICK, Md. - Peyton Belella had 33 assists to lead Smithsburg past Brunswick (0-7, 0-4) 25-13, 25-13, 20-25, 25-23 in an MVAL Antietam match.
September 4, 2012
Patricia Green Divilbiss, 72, of Stephens City, Va., died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Veterans Administration Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va. The family will receive friends today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. The service will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Robert K. Binyard officiating. Burial will be in Woodrow Union Cemetery in Paw Paw, W.Va.
August 31, 2012
Friday, August 31, 2012 PREP VOLLEYBALL HANCOCK - Alisa Shives had three kills, 10 assists, 11 service points and five aces as Hancock won its season opener with a 25-11, 25-22, 25-8 sweep of Paw Paw on Friday. Kara McKinley had three kills, seven assists, eight service points and five aces and Sara Wagner had seven kills, a block, seven service points and four aces for the Panthers (1-0). JV: Hancock, 2-1. Goretti 3, Saint James 2 ST. JAMES - Drew Holderby had 15 digs, 11 assists and six kills for St. Maria Goretti in its 25-10, 25-20, 19-25, 14-25, 15-7 victory over Saint James.
May 10, 2012
The National Park Service is soliciting public comments on a proposed extension of the Western Maryland Rail Trail to Paw Paw, W.Va. The agency said Wednesday it will hold public meetings Wednesday in Hancock and Thursday in Paw Paw on an environmental assessment of the project. The park service said its preferred alternative would involve 8.1 miles of paved trail construction in two segments. Trail users wishing to hike or bike to Paw Paw from the current terminus in Pearre would have to use the Chesapeake & Ohio National Historical Park towpath as a connector between the two proposed new sections.
March 28, 2012
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 PREP BASEBALL CLEAR SPRING - Tyler Byers had two hits and two RBIs to lead Williamsport to a 10-7 victory over Clear Spring in an MVAL Antietam game on Wednesday. Brandon Allen had two hits and Brandon Greene and Brandon Toloso had two RBIs for the Wildcats (2-2, 2-1), who scored nine runs in the second. Dylan Stouffer hit a solo blast in the fifth and a two-run shot in the seventh, Logan Appel had two hits, including a home run in the first, and Brent Mentzer and Tyler Walling had two hits each for the Blazers (1-2, 0-2)
February 18, 2012
CORAOPOLIS, Pa. - Chad Thompson of Cascade was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Robert Morris University. Thompson is at Robert Morris University on a bowling scholarship. His team recently competed in a tournament in Indiana with about 40 other teams from around the country. Thompson is majoring in accounting/business. Thompson is a 2009 graduate of Smithsburg High School, and is a junior transfer from Shippensburg (Pa.) University. He is the son of Richard and Tina Thompson.