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April 14, 1994
One of two men wanted in the armed robbery of the Washington Heights Pharmacy on March 17 is being held on $50,000 bond after his arrest in Martinsburg, W.Va.Westminster police believe the suspect was one of two men, both wearing ski masks, who entered the Airport Drive pharmacy, announced a holdup and forced two employees behind a counter where their ankles and wrists were bound with duct tape.The robbers stole an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and drugs from a shelf before they ran from the store.
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By Jeff Ermann and Special to The Baltimore Sun | May 16, 2013
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. As a junior, Donte Grantham had scholarship offers from the likes of James Madison and Quinnipiac. During his senior year at Martinsburg (W.Va.), he added two more, from Clemson and home-state West Virginia. But it wasn't until this spring that Grantham's name began spreading among recruiters at high-major programs everywhere.
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NEWS
September 4, 2005
NORMAN E. BURKE, 73, of Martinsburg, passed away Monday, August 29, 2005 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at Calvary United Methodist Church, 220 W. Burke St., Martinsburg, WV on Saturday, September 10, 2005 at 1:30 P.M. with the Reverend Al Clipp officiating. A gathering of friends will follow the memorial service at the home of Coleen Burke. Arrangements by Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg.
NEWS
By Steve Jones | January 12, 2013
The Westminster High School football team put up some gaudy offensive numbers in 2012. During a 12-1 season, the Owls won a second consecutive county championship, became the third Carroll County team in five years to record an undefeated regular season, then rolled past Montgomery County powers Blake and Sherwood to earn the Class 4A North Region title. And two of the team's unsung heroes can definitely do the math. Drew Titus and Dan Johnson both plan to major in engineering.
NEWS
April 9, 2004
ELIZABETH PARRISH, on April 7, 2004, of Martinsburg, WV, formerly of Silver Spring, MD; wife of David; daughter of Denece and Melvin Feldman. Family will receive friends 4 to 6 P.M., Saturday, April 10th, at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV. Services and interment will be private.
NEWS
September 29, 2007
FRANCES M. GRUBBS, 92, formerly of Timonium, MD died Sept. 26, 2007. Born Dec. 4, 1914 in Towson, MD. the daughter of the late Stanley M. and Mable J. Parks Galloway. Mother of Ronald H. Grubbs, Romney, WV and Patricia D. Hobson, Martinsburg, WM. Wife of the late Houston Galloway. Graveside Services 1:00 P.M. Monday, Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, Timonium, MD. Arrangements by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV. www.BrownFuneralHomes WV.com
NEWS
May 11, 2003
On May 8, 2003 REGINALD W. "Gill" GILBRETH at Martinsburg, WV, step-father of Michael, Robert, James and Patricia Britt, friend and loving companion of Jan Chester. Preceded in death by his wife Ruth Ann Gilbreth and step-daughter Leilani M. Britt. He was a retired Navy Master Chief Hospital Corpsman, F.M.S. and SS. Graveside services will be held at Pleasant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg, WV., Tuesday at 1 P.M. Arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.
NEWS
September 14, 2004
FLORENZ JOSEPH "Bud" REESE JR., of Hedgesville, WV, formerly of Silver Spring, MD died September 10, 2004. Husband of Ruthe O. Reese, father of L. Martin, Eric J. and F. Joseph Reese III and Elizabeth R. Wilson. Services and Interment are private with arrangements by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV. Contributions to Hospice of the Panhandle, 122 Waverly Ct., Martinsburg, WV 25401.
NEWS
June 27, 2003
On Wednesday, June 25, 2003 at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg, WV, WILLIAM J. SHAFFER, age 81, of Hagerstown and formerly of Baltimore, MD. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Virginia L. Shaffer; children, Patricia Hall, Stephen D. Shaffer, Bruce Shaffer and Lance R. Shaffer; 11 grandchildren and one great-grandson. Burial will be 2 P.M. in Woodlawn Cemetery, Baltimore. Family requests the omission of flowers, however, those desiring may contribute to the VA Medical Center, Attn: Vol. Dept.
NEWS
January 10, 2005
Martha Lois Brown, a former Baltimore homemaker and powerboat enthusiast, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at her home in Martinsburg, Pa. She was 84 and lived at the Village at Morrisons Cove. Martha Wineland was born in rural Martinsburg and graduated in 1938 from Morrisons Cove High School. In 1941, she married Hollis R. Brown and moved to Northeast Baltimore. She returned to her hometown after the death of Mr. Brown in 2002. She was a member of the Baltimore Yacht Club and the Sue Island Power Squadron, and a volunteer at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Towson.
SPORTS
By Katherine Dunn | September 24, 2012
Week Four of the high school football season featured the usual big wins for the highest-ranked public school teams, a streak-busting win and a couple of big upsets. Here are some of the numbers that stood out from this weekend's games: 1 Minute left when Southwestern's Adam Sareef scored on a 65-yard punt return to tie Digital Harbor in a game the Sabers would go on to win 12-6 1 Game played this weekend against a team from outside the U.S. - Calvert Hall's 34-21 win over Niagara Academy from Ontario, Canada 2 Total points scored in Boys' Latin's win over Pallotti 4 Wins for Mount Hebron - one more than all of last season 4 Times Reservoir stopped Glenelg on fourth-down conversion attempts in the Gators' 24-0 win 4 Glen Burnie first downs allowed by Broadneck in the Bruins' 23-0 win 5 Receiving touchdowns between Franklin's Ellis brothers, Reggie and Marquis, in a 35-30 win over Catonsville 5 Undefeated teams left in The Baltimore Sun's Top 5 - River Hill, Arundel, Old Mill, Westminster and St. Paul's 10 Seconds left when Severna Park's Austin Stein hit Calvin Green for the game-tying touchdown and the Falcons went on to beat Southern, 17-14, in overtime 14 Yards yielded by Dunbar's defense in its 51-0 win over Mervo 18 Straight wins for Old Mill, the Baltimore metro area's longest active streak 22 Touchdowns thrown by Wesminster...
NEWS
September 29, 2007
FRANCES M. GRUBBS, 92, formerly of Timonium, MD died Sept. 26, 2007. Born Dec. 4, 1914 in Towson, MD. the daughter of the late Stanley M. and Mable J. Parks Galloway. Mother of Ronald H. Grubbs, Romney, WV and Patricia D. Hobson, Martinsburg, WM. Wife of the late Houston Galloway. Graveside Services 1:00 P.M. Monday, Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, Timonium, MD. Arrangements by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV. www.BrownFuneralHomes WV.com
NEWS
August 15, 2007
Leno A. "Tony" Giorgio, 82, of Hedgesville, passed away on August 10, 2007 at the VAMC in Baltimore, MD. Born November 1, 1924 in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Antonio Augustus Giorgio and Josephine Rossi Giorgio. Leno faithfully served our country in the United States Army. He was in Air Offensive in Europe, Ardennes, Normandy, Northern France and Central Europe. He was a member of Special Forces and was a Prisoner of War in the concentration camp during WWII, for 18 months, 27 days and 7 hours.
NEWS
September 4, 2005
NORMAN E. BURKE, 73, of Martinsburg, passed away Monday, August 29, 2005 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at Calvary United Methodist Church, 220 W. Burke St., Martinsburg, WV on Saturday, September 10, 2005 at 1:30 P.M. with the Reverend Al Clipp officiating. A gathering of friends will follow the memorial service at the home of Coleen Burke. Arrangements by Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg.
NEWS
March 18, 2005
On Tuesday, March 15, 2005, WILLIAM ROUSS CARPER, 80, of Kearneysville, WV, passed away at his home under the care of Hospice. Born October 27, 1924 in Charles Town, WV, he was the son of the late George W. and Katie Marie Whittington Carper. He was a member of the Leetown United Methodist Church. He served in the United States Marine Corps. He worked as a Supervisor for the Granada Garment Factory. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Sigernia Lee Chaffman Carper, at home, one son, William Donald Carper, Martinsburg, WV, five daughters, Cookie Carper, Ranson, WV, Alice M. Hofeld, Mid West City, OK., Susan Elaine Bradley, Ephrata, PA, Deborah Ann Mizzles, Tyler, Texas and Diane Virginia Fillinger, Harpers Ferry, WV; two sisters, Elsie Pusluskia, Baltimore, MD and Joyce Carter, Brunswick, MD; thirteen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
NEWS
January 10, 2005
Martha Lois Brown, a former Baltimore homemaker and powerboat enthusiast, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at her home in Martinsburg, Pa. She was 84 and lived at the Village at Morrisons Cove. Martha Wineland was born in rural Martinsburg and graduated in 1938 from Morrisons Cove High School. In 1941, she married Hollis R. Brown and moved to Northeast Baltimore. She returned to her hometown after the death of Mr. Brown in 2002. She was a member of the Baltimore Yacht Club and the Sue Island Power Squadron, and a volunteer at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Towson.
NEWS
March 18, 2005
On Tuesday, March 15, 2005, WILLIAM ROUSS CARPER, 80, of Kearneysville, WV, passed away at his home under the care of Hospice. Born October 27, 1924 in Charles Town, WV, he was the son of the late George W. and Katie Marie Whittington Carper. He was a member of the Leetown United Methodist Church. He served in the United States Marine Corps. He worked as a Supervisor for the Granada Garment Factory. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Sigernia Lee Chaffman Carper, at home, one son, William Donald Carper, Martinsburg, WV, five daughters, Cookie Carper, Ranson, WV, Alice M. Hofeld, Mid West City, OK., Susan Elaine Bradley, Ephrata, PA, Deborah Ann Mizzles, Tyler, Texas and Diane Virginia Fillinger, Harpers Ferry, WV; two sisters, Elsie Pusluskia, Baltimore, MD and Joyce Carter, Brunswick, MD; thirteen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
NEWS
September 14, 2004
FLORENZ JOSEPH "Bud" REESE JR., of Hedgesville, WV, formerly of Silver Spring, MD died September 10, 2004. Husband of Ruthe O. Reese, father of L. Martin, Eric J. and F. Joseph Reese III and Elizabeth R. Wilson. Services and Interment are private with arrangements by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV. Contributions to Hospice of the Panhandle, 122 Waverly Ct., Martinsburg, WV 25401.
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