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By JENNIFER FITCH | waynesboro@herald-mail.com | July 23, 2013
A judge ruled Tuesday that a Waynesboro, Pa., social club cannot serve alcohol for 100 days starting Sept. 1. The Eagles Club Inc. at 16-22 E. Main St. has challenged penalties associated with it violating small games of chance laws. In court, club officials did not dispute breaking those laws, but said a liquor license suspension could result in them closing their doors permanently. “We're struggling to keep our heads above water,” club Manager Todd Clopper said in court Tuesday.
NEWS
July 17, 2009
Tri-State Riders Club is a local motorcycle club that has Twigg Cycles Inc. as its sponsoring dealer. The club is a social club that has monthly rides and assists Twigg Cycles at its open houses by providing rides for different charities. On May 16, the club organized the Heroes Ride in conjunction with Twigg's annual open house to benefit the Walter Reed Society's Operation Iraqi Freedom/ Operation Enduring Freedom Fund. Twigg Cycles, in its commitment to members of the Armed Forces, matched the ride's proceeds.
NEWS
May 14, 2002
Rampage Teen social club Friday, May 17, Ladies' night Saturday, May 18, Open mic night Travel Lodge Edwin Miller Boulevard Martinsburg, W.Va. The teen social club, Rampage, offers a ladies' night Friday, May 17, featuring "City of Angels," Save the Last Dance" and "The Wedding Planner. " Jukebox dancing, pool tables and arcade games are available. Door prizes will include makeovers, manicures and other beauty treatments. The club will have an open mic night Saturday, May 18. There will be Karaoke, live local talent, music, poetry, jukebox dancing, pool tables, arcade games and door prizes.
OBITUARIES
June 6, 2011
Robert L. Sabine Sr., 73, of the 400 block of East Randall Avenue, passed away June 4, 2011, at Portsmouth Naval Hospital. A native of Big Pool, Md., he was the son of the late George Sabine and Hester Blair. He retired from the U.S. Navy as a gunner’s mate. He was a member and former president and vice president of the Ocean View Democratic and Social Club, and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3160 and the American Legion Post 222 for more than 34 years. He is survived by his wife, Jeannie Sabine; his son, Robert L. Sabine Jr. and wife, Anne; his sisters, Darlene Deneen and Doris Rodeheaver; two brothers, Earl Gene Stevens and Cloyd Stevens; three grandchildren, Rachel, Regan and Collin Sabine; and aunt, Mary Mason.
NEWS
by BRIAN SHAPPELL | February 20, 2004
shappell@herald-mail.com Maryland's state prosecutor said Thursday that his office neither charged nor cleared Washington County Sheriff Charles Mades on an assault allegation during a preliminary investigation in January. Mades, who was charged in a private criminal complaint with second-degree assault, said an attorney at the Office of the State Prosecutor told him there was no basis to proceed with the case. But State Prosecutor Steve Montanarelli said the office made no decision because it did not have jurisdiction to do so. Montanarelli said the office in January received a complaint against Mades in connection with an alleged May 1, 2003, incident at a "social club.
NEWS
December 18, 1998
Over 30 Singles and Social Club , every Wednesday and Friday, 8 p.m. to midnight, dancing starts at 9 p.m. Oldies Music Legends, inside Hampton Inn, Frederick, Md. Music from the oldies through the '90s. 301-846-3486, 24 hours, or Internet at www.fwp.net/singles . Hagerstown Lionesses , Thursday, Jan. 7, 1999, dinner at 6:30 p.m., Venice Inn, 431 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Susie Vance of Elegance Unlimited will present the program; each Lioness is asked to bring a scarf.
NEWS
By JENNIFER FITCH | September 21, 2009
CHAMBERSBURG, PA. -- The Chambersburg AMVETS is the latest Franklin County, Pa., social club to be cited with violating regulations on small games of chance, the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement announced recently. Hume McNeal Byers AMVETS Post 224, on Fifth Avenue, allegedly paid out more than the $5,000-a-week limit and failed to keep complete records, according to a state police news release. Club Manager Marcie Chapline said the summary of charges was received last Friday.
NEWS
By JENNIFER FITCH | waynesboro@herald-mail.com | January 19, 2012
The Eagles Club Inc. is closed through March 16 because of gaming violations the club has challenged in court, state and club officials confirmed this week. The social club at 16 E. Main St. is in the midst of a 60-day suspension that began Monday, according to Officer John Mathias, a supervisor with the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement. Charges filed against the Eagles Club Inc. for activities between January and March of 2009 include: Exceeding the $5,000 a week payout limit in small games of chance.
NEWS
October 13, 2009
WAYNESBORO, PA. -- Buyers lifted their numbers to bid on everything from a box of forks to a bowling alley during Monday's auction of Waynesboro Elks Club items. Among the lot was an artificial ficus bought by Kimberlee Ketterman for $1. "I figured I came all the way out here, I should get something," said Ketterman, a Gettysburg, Pa., resident who was interested in an ice machine that was taken off the auction block. BPO Elks Lodge 731 scheduled the auction when it planned to close its social club.
NEWS
By JENNIFER FITCH | September 23, 2010
FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. -- "We're going to set the bar higher for Lions Clubs. " That comment by Dick Naugle, president of The Penn National Lions Club, reflects his high hopes for the service organization's newest club in Franklin County, Pa. The club Naugle leads was chartered June 7. "We started with 109 charter members," Naugle said. Officials from Lions Clubs International are checking to determine whether that's the largest number of charter members for clubs in the United States, he said.
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By JENNIFER FITCH | waynesboro@herald-mail.com | July 23, 2013
A judge ruled Tuesday that a Waynesboro, Pa., social club cannot serve alcohol for 100 days starting Sept. 1. The Eagles Club Inc. at 16-22 E. Main St. has challenged penalties associated with it violating small games of chance laws. In court, club officials did not dispute breaking those laws, but said a liquor license suspension could result in them closing their doors permanently. “We're struggling to keep our heads above water,” club Manager Todd Clopper said in court Tuesday.
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By JENNIFER FITCH | waynesboro@herald-mail.com | January 19, 2012
The Eagles Club Inc. is closed through March 16 because of gaming violations the club has challenged in court, state and club officials confirmed this week. The social club at 16 E. Main St. is in the midst of a 60-day suspension that began Monday, according to Officer John Mathias, a supervisor with the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement. Charges filed against the Eagles Club Inc. for activities between January and March of 2009 include: Exceeding the $5,000 a week payout limit in small games of chance.
LIFESTYLE
By MARIE GILBERT | marieg@herald-mail.com | December 4, 2011
There were formal dinners, dances and masquerade balls. The old photographs of those events can still make Cecelia Crawley smile. But the social club that was formed by a group of friends back in the early 1990s was more than fun get-togethers. It was about reaching out to those in need throughout Washington County. "We wanted to undertake projects that would enhance the quality of life in Hagerstown," Crawley recalled. "We all wanted to be a part of a club that could give back to the community.
LIFESTYLE
By MARIE GILBERT | marieg@herald-mail.com | August 31, 2011
Through marriage, child rearing, careers and retirement, one thing has remained a constant for the dozen women gathered around the table: Food. They have baked without the aid of measuring spoons, made meals from scratch and learned how to take command of a kitchen by watching their mothers - not the Food Network. Combined, the women have several hundred years of cooking experience. But now, as residents of Fahrney-Keedy Home and Village, the senior citizens no longer spend hours mixing and stirring.
OBITUARIES
June 6, 2011
Robert L. Sabine Sr., 73, of the 400 block of East Randall Avenue, passed away June 4, 2011, at Portsmouth Naval Hospital. A native of Big Pool, Md., he was the son of the late George Sabine and Hester Blair. He retired from the U.S. Navy as a gunner’s mate. He was a member and former president and vice president of the Ocean View Democratic and Social Club, and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3160 and the American Legion Post 222 for more than 34 years. He is survived by his wife, Jeannie Sabine; his son, Robert L. Sabine Jr. and wife, Anne; his sisters, Darlene Deneen and Doris Rodeheaver; two brothers, Earl Gene Stevens and Cloyd Stevens; three grandchildren, Rachel, Regan and Collin Sabine; and aunt, Mary Mason.
NEWS
By JENNIFER FITCH | September 23, 2010
FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. -- "We're going to set the bar higher for Lions Clubs. " That comment by Dick Naugle, president of The Penn National Lions Club, reflects his high hopes for the service organization's newest club in Franklin County, Pa. The club Naugle leads was chartered June 7. "We started with 109 charter members," Naugle said. Officials from Lions Clubs International are checking to determine whether that's the largest number of charter members for clubs in the United States, he said.
NEWS
December 31, 2009
Maryland Clear Spring 12323 Big Spring Road, Clear Spring 240-520-0142 Indoor walking -- Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. Snow trivia -- Monday, 10 a.m. Paint a sun catcher -- Monday, noon Bingo -- Tuesday, 10:45 a.m. Dominoes -- Tuesday, noon Your brain with Ita Kavanagh -- Wednesday Uno -- Wednesday, noon Word games -- Thursday, noon Craft designs -- Friday, 10:30 a.m....
NEWS
October 20, 2009
Maryland Francis Murphy 20014 Rosebank Way, Hagerstown 240-313-9300, ext. 154 Lunch served Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 11:30 a.m.; and Wednesday at 11 a.m. Bingo - Friday, 9:45 a.m. Bring a guest to lunch - Tuesday Presidential trivia - Wednesday, 10:45 a.m. Pneumonia: How to avoid it, and exercise with Helen House - Thursday, 9:45 a.m. Hancock 126-128 High St., Hancock ...
NEWS
October 13, 2009
WAYNESBORO, PA. -- Buyers lifted their numbers to bid on everything from a box of forks to a bowling alley during Monday's auction of Waynesboro Elks Club items. Among the lot was an artificial ficus bought by Kimberlee Ketterman for $1. "I figured I came all the way out here, I should get something," said Ketterman, a Gettysburg, Pa., resident who was interested in an ice machine that was taken off the auction block. BPO Elks Lodge 731 scheduled the auction when it planned to close its social club.
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