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By Judith Wynn | November 20, 1994
Remember John Malkovich as the hulking, childlike killer in the movie "Of Mice and Men"? Remember Anthony Hopkins as the psychopath-genius in "Silence of the Lambs" and Robert Mitchum's weird tattoos in that 1955 classic "Night of the Hunter"?Well, here they all are -- vividly recycled -- in Sun film critic Stephen ("Point of Impact") Hunter's slam-bang action novel "Dirty White Boys," a grungy, good-vs.-evil crime thriller that even Truman Capote would probably enjoy perusing in whatever realm he now habits.
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SPORTS
March 22, 1991
Just who is Lamar?That's an answer Virginia has to find out quickly if the Cavaliers plan to return to Final Four.The mystery team of the women's NCAA tournament claimed another prominent victim last night when the Lady Cardinals defeated No. 9 Arkansas 91-75 in a Midwest semifinal contest.The Razorbacks (28-4), Southwest Conference champions, were the surprise of last year's tournament when they advanced to the West final, but Lamar (29-3) has been even more impressive in becoming the lowest seed to reach the round of eight.
NEWS
By Shirley Leung and Shirley Leung,Sun Staff Writer | September 2, 1994
State police arrested a 33-year-old Fallston man on charges in connection with several incidents of property damage in a Fallston neighborhood late Wednesday.Police charged Timothy Hughes of Lamar Court with three counts of hit-and-run driving involving property damage, one count of driving while intoxicated and one count of possession of marijuana.Troopers said Mr. Hughes drove his 1986 Honda Accord onto a lawn and into a driveway in the 2100 block of Lamar Court about 10 p.m. Wednesday.
NEWS
August 11, 2004
On August 7, 2004, ESSIE M.; beloved wife of Lamar. Also survived by two sons, Lamar Z. and Gerald L., two daughters-in-law, Sandra and Donna and 10 grandchildren. Friends may call at the Wylie Funeral Home, 638 N. Gilmor Street, on Wednesday from 5 to 8 P.M. Family will receive friends on Thursday, 6:30 P.M., funeral 7 P.M. at Greater New Hope Baptist Church, 2720 W. North Avenue. Interment Friday, 10 A.M. at Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery. Inquiries www.wyliefuneralhome.com
SPORTS
May 3, 1993
BaseballCleveland Indians -- Placed C Sandy Alomar on the 15-day DL retroactive to May 1. Recalled C Jesse Levis from Triple-A Charlotte.CollegesLamar -- Announced that basketball coach Mike Newell had resigned.FootballPhiladelphia Eagles -- Signed DT Leonard Renfro to three one-year contracts.
NEWS
By Darren M. Allen and Darren M. Allen,Sun Staff Writer | December 25, 1994
After serving three months of a six-month sentence for a drunken driving conviction, Mary Ann Lamar-Lang is home today celebrating Christmas with her family.Deborah Hartman -- the pedestrian killed on a Hampstead roadside last year when Ms. Lamar-Lang crashed into her -- will be home only in her parents' memories."I don't think it's fair," William W. Hartman, the 27-year-old victim's father, said Friday morning after Circuit Judge Francis M. Arnold granted Ms. Lamar-Lang's request for a shorter sentence.
SPORTS
By Rich Scherr | November 1, 1991
Chesapeake's Lamar King ran and kicked his way to 26 of his team's 34 points in the Bayhawks' 34-12 win over Towson last night at Dundalk Community College.King, a 6-foot-8 sophomore, scored on touchdown runs of 1 yard, 2 yards, 3 yards and 10 yards, and added a pair of extra points in helping the Chesapeake offense to dominate the Generals."This was the best game I've played all season, offensively and defensively," said King, who had 27 carries for 108 yards. "Our line just blocked really well and opened up the holes."
NEWS
November 11, 2004
On November 8, 2004, PAUL LAMAR SHRIVER; beloved husband of Margery A. (nee Zink) Shriver; devoted father of Kirk Lamar Shriver, Terry Lynn Shriver and K. Beth Spedalere; dear brother of Jane Sharp; dear brother-in-law of Carl Jay Zink. He is also survived by five grandchildren and three nieces. Friends may call at the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc., 6500 York Rd. (at Overbrook) on Thursday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held Friday, 10 AM at the Funeral Home.
NEWS
December 10, 1995
George Holt Lamar Jr., 82, civil engineerGeorge Holt Lamar Jr., a former civil engineer for the Army Corps of Engineers, died Wednesday at Franklin Square Hospital of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 82.A descendant of the Lamar and Stonestreet families of Rockville, Mr. Lamar was the son of George Holt Lamar, a prominent attorney in Rockville and Washington, and Edith Stonestreet Lamar. His father's family had settled in Montgomery County in the second half of the 17th century.
NEWS
March 18, 2007
On March 14, 2007, ELIZABETH LAMAR GETTIER, a resident of The Presbyterian Home Of MD; devoted daughter of the late Elizabeth B. Gettier (nee Bowman) and George W. Gettier. Also survived by numerous cousins. A Graveside Service will be held Monday 10 a.m. at Druid Ridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to The Presbyterian Home of MD, 400 Georgia Court, Towson, MD 21204. Arrangements by the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc.
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