May 20, 1997
State police are looking for three men who kidnapped two Hampstead residents early Saturday and forced them to go to a nearby bank machine to remove money.Police said George Yezulinas, 34, and Jeffrey Sellis, 21, of Gross Mill Road, suffered minor injuries.Yezulinas was treated at the scene for a head injury after being struck with an unknown object, police said. Sellis, who was struck with a golf club, did not require treatment.Police said the men entered the home through an unlocked door at 3 a.m. and forced the residents to leave with them.
November 3, 2005
On November 2, 2005 NANCY L.; beloved wife of Bales (Bud) Elza; dear mother of Brian Elza and Teri Parks; sister of John W., Jr., David, Ronald, Timothy and Bruce Smith, Darlene Harris and Susan Schmincke and the late Peggy M. Smith; grandmother of Justin Elza and survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the family owned Gonce Funeral Service, P.A., 4001 Ritchie Highway, on Thursday and Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Services on Saturday and 10 A.M. Interment in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
January 23, 1992
MINNEAPOLIS -- Bruce Smith, the Buffalo Bills' All-Pro defensive end, issued a revised version of the trade demand he made this week. Although it made front-page sports news -- which focused on the racial hate mail he has received from time to time -- Smith said the whole thing was overblown."
September 5, 2002
1. The Redskins need to settle on the interior offensive line positions and have them produce, both in the running game and pass protection. 2. They must get some consistency and big plays at quarterback, whether it's Shane Matthews or Danny Wuerffel throwing the ball. 3. Their young wide receivers must come through and be in sync with the quarterback. Rod Gardner is the No. 1 receiver and he's only in his second season. 4. Running back Stephen Davis needs to be used in the passing game and given enough carries to represent a running threat.
July 15, 1998
Authorities are looking for a man who threatened a New Windsor couple with a gun early Sunday after entering their home and stealing money from a wallet, state police said.According to police, a man in his early 20s entered the home through an unlocked front door. When he was confronted by the couple in a second-floor hall, he pointed a gun at them and then fled, police said.No one was injured and the suspect made no spoken threats during the 2: 45 a.m. incident in the 300 block of Church St. The amount stolen was not disclosed.
September 24, 1996
A Sykesville couple face drug-possession charges after state police from Westminster reported seizing nine mature marijuana plants and packaged marijuana on a search-and-seizure warrant, police said.The barracks' Carroll County Drug Unit raided the home in the 1600 block of Andylin Way in Sykesville, accompanied by an investigator from the local state's attorney's office. The plants -- ranging in height from 8 to 12 feet -- were seized with about 3 pounds of suspected marijuana.Linda Blackwell and Herbert Wayne Blackwell III, both of Andylin Way, were released without bail on charges of possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute it, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.