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By KIMBERLY YAKOWSKI | January 31, 2000
Road crews throughout the Tri-State Area were back to work again Sunday as another nor'easter dumped 7 to 10 inches of snow, causing hazardous road conditions, school closings and numerous accidents. cont. from front page In Fulton County, Pa., four tractor-trailers collided at the 168 mile marker of Interstate 70 at about 1 p.m., said Trooper Paul McMullen of the Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg. One driver was taken to the Fulton County Medical Center with minor injuries, he said.
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NEWS
September 5, 2008
Here are some of the corn mazes this season in the Tri-State area: Misty Meadow Farm, northeast of Leitersburg and north of Smithsburg Tractor Memories is a 3- to 4-acre maze that looks, from overhead, like a tractor and spells out "Herbst Farm. " The Herbsts have different quiz handouts to help participants find their way through the maze. There are various agricultural quizzes and a biblical quiz. There is also a petting farm and a pumpkin patch. WHEN: Fridays and Saturdays through Saturday, Nov. 1. 4 p.m. to dusk on Fridays, 1 p.m. to dusk on Saturdays.
NEWS
By JULIE E. GREENE | October 3, 2009
There's a chill in the air, but is it just the autumn weather? Or is there a ghost lurking nearby? Walking tours of "haunted" towns, haunted corn mazes and a haunted theater are just a few of the haunted happenings in the Tri-State area this season. But some ghostly sightings won't be seen this year. There will be no Fright-Night in Chambersburg, Pa., this season, according to www.fright-nights.com. It will return in 2010. There's also no Terror Behind Bars at the former Franklin County (Pa.)
NEWS
August 2, 2006
High temperatures in the Tri-State area as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Hagerstown - 93 degrees Martinsburg, W.Va. - 94 degrees Chambersburg, Pa. - 95 degrees Forecasted high temperatures for today in the Tri-State area, according to AccuWeather: Hagerstown - 99 degrees Martinsburg, W.Va. - 99 degrees Chambersburg, Pa. - 99 degrees
NEWS
January 21, 2000
Snow is expected to move into the Tri-State area again this evening, possibly accumulating up to three inches by the time the storm system moves out of the region Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. The snow will probably begin after sunset and continue throughout Sunday afternoon, said meteorologist John Margraf. The heaviest snow is expected to stay to the south of the Tri-State Area, specifically in central and southern Virginia, Margraf said. As of Friday night, the chance of precipitation was 60 percent tonight and Sunday, Margraf said.
NEWS
By JULIE E. GREENE | January 11, 2008
Family friendly entertainment events in the Tri-State area this year include monster trucks, magic shows, acrobatic displays and "The Sound of Music" singalongs and costume contests (Lederhosen, anyone?). Other highlights this year include the Mummers Parade, a talent show in Martinsburg, W.Va., and storytelling series. Jan. 17 Kinder Konzert with Maryland Symphony Orchestra (MSO) Brass Quintet will be at Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Theatre. These free concerts are designed to introduce preschool children to orchestral music and instruments.
NEWS
by JULIE E. GREENE | March 29, 2007
It's time for hunting. Hunting Easter eggs that is. There are plenty of Easter egg hunts coming up in the Tri-State area during the next two weeks. Planned hunts include: · Pigs Animal Sanctuary is hosting an Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 31, on the grounds of the animal sanctuary at 1112 Persimmon Lane, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Admission is $5 per family, and each child will receive a basket. Please RSVP for groups larger than 10 children. Call 304-262-0080.
NEWS
August 14, 2006
Public schools throughout the Tri-State area will be back in session this month. The first days of school for area school systems are: Maryland · Washington County Public Schools - Wednesday, Aug. 23 · Frederick County Public Schools - Monday, Aug. 28 Pennsylvania · Chambersburg Area School District - Monday, Aug. 28 · Fannett-Metal School District - Monday, Aug. 28 · Greencastle-Antrim School...
NEWS
by JULIE E. GREENE | January 5, 2006
julieg@herald-mail.com The Charlie Daniels Band, comedian Darrell Hammond, the work of acclaimed photographer O. Winston Link, a drag show and lectures by two Nobel Prize winners are among the arts events coming up in the Tri-State area in 2006. Here are some of the performances and art exhibits expected this year: Jan. 19 Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at Shippensburg University's Luhrs Performing Arts Center in Shippensburg, Pa. Jan. 23 Kinsey Sicks at Shepherd University's Frank Arts Center Theater in Shepherdstown, W.Va.
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