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March 13, 2003
On March 10, 2003, BERNARD C. STOCKTON, (68) of Joppa at Union Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife Anita, three daughters Amy Birch of Essex, Kim Stockton of Savannah, GA., and Tracy Erickson of Ingleside, TX, six grandchildren and two sisters, Shirley Tilman of Salisbury and Loretta Richardson of Cambridge and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held at 1 P.M., Saturday afternoon in Old Trinity Churchyard, Church Creek, MD. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Socity.
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Bob Ehrlich | May 19, 2013
One of the more enjoyable aspects of my public career was an excellent relationship with public safety unions. Law enforcement, fire and EMT groups were supportive of my races for the state legislature, Congress and governor. Although not unheard of, such consistent support made for some uneasy moments when national labor organizations (almost exclusively associated with Democratic candidates) were informed about public safety union support for "that Republican Ehrlich. " From a personal perspective, it was easy to separate the unique nature of public safety's job description (public protection being the No. 1 job of government)
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April 7, 2005
On April 5, 2005, ROY B. STOCKTON of Ocean Pines, MD.; beloved husband of Helen C. Stockton, who died in December 2004; devoted father of Suzanne Di Franks and Judy Stockton; brother of Elizabeth Crisp; loving grandfather of four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Memorial service will be held on Friday, April 8, at 6 P.m. Hastings Funeral Home, 19 S. Main Street, Selbyville, De. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, Md 21802.
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By Sports Digest | March 2, 2010
UMBC junior midfielder Bobby Stockton was named America East Conference Player of the Week after he scored three goals in a 6-5 win at Rutgers. More men's honors: Loyola attacker Matt Langan was named ECAC co-Offensive Player of the Week after a six-point effort in a win over Quinnipiac. Men's poll: Stevenson (2-0) is second in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division III poll behind Cortland (1-0) . Salisbury (3-0) is fourth. Women's honors: New Hampshire sophomore midfielder Hayley Rausch (Severna Park)
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By Kent Baker and Kent Baker,Sun Staff Writer | May 14, 1995
The last time Ft. Stockton ran, trainer Ben Perkins was experimenting with him on the turf at Keeneland.The colt obviously didn't like the going, stopping to finish seventh after dueling for the early lead in a $39,000 allowance race.But Ft. Stockton was back on dirt in the $50,000-added Hirsch Jacobs Stakes yesterday at Pimlico and he returned to splendid form.In a race full of speedsters, jockey Jerry Bailey bided his time with the Perkins horse, passed pacesetter Cumberland Gap at the head of the stretch and held off a later charge by favored Splendid Splinter.
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By Jon Morgan and Jon Morgan,SUN STAFF | April 13, 2000
In a move that they hope will boost advertising revenue from their preseason game telecasts, the Ravens have hired the Fox network tandem of Dick Stockton and Matt Millen to broadcast the team's four tuneup games this year. The pair, considered the No. 2 broadcasting team at Fox behind headliners Pat Summerall and John Madden, reached agreement with the Ravens on Friday, said Dennis Mannion, Ravens vice president of new business development and marketing. "I think it brings a real professional feel to the games and makes it feel you are getting the A-team," Mannion said.
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By Alan Goldstein and Alan Goldstein,Sun Staff Correspondent | March 7, 1991
LANDOVER -- If John Stockton played anywhere but media-scarce Salt Lake City, he would have his baby face plastered on billboards, endorse countless products and be a frequent guest on late-night talk shows.But the Utah Jazz All-Star guard remains the best-kept secret in America. In his lone appearance at the Capital Centre this season, Stockton treated a crowd of 11,729 to a virtuoso performance, scoring 27 points, handing out 16 assists and making five steals to lead the Jazz to a 104-93 victory over the Washington Bullets.
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By Alan Goldstein and Alan Goldstein,Staff Writer | February 22, 1993
SALT LAKE CITY -- After allowing a five-point lead to slip away with 32 seconds left in regulation, the West All-Stars regrouped behind the timely passing and shot-making of hometown Utah Jazz favorite John Stockton to beat the East in overtime, 135-130.With the West clinging to a three-point lead, Stockton also made a critical steal from Isiah Thomas in the closing seconds. The East was forced to foul David Robinson, and the San Antonio center made the second of his two free throws with 13 seconds left.
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By John W. Stewart and John W. Stewart,SUN STAFF | July 8, 1996
BEACHWOOD, Ohio -- Dave Stockton, more accustomed to having to come from behind during final rounds, proved he could play from the front when he survived a valiant charge by Hale Irwin to win the 17th U.S. Senior Open championship yesterday at Canterbury Golf Club.Stockton began the day with a seven-shot lead on Bob Charles and an eight-shot lead on four others, including Irwin. While Stockton was in the process of running off what would become 17 straight pars, Irwin was making the only serious run at the leader with a barrage of seven birdies.
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By John W. Stewart and John W. Stewart,Staff Writer | July 11, 1992
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- One nice thing about Senior Tour golfers -- whatever the shot, they have hit it before.It was that way with Dave Stockton yesterday as he backed up an erratic opening 67 with a solid 5-under-par 66 for a record-setting 133 in the U.S. Senior Open at Saucon Valley Country Club.It enabled him to open a three-stroke bulge on Gibby Gilbert, bidding for a third tour title in as many weeks, who shot 67 for 136. Of the top nine leaders, all but first-round co-leader Jack Kiefer (71)
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November 10, 2008
On Thursday, November 6, 2008 MILDRED (MILLY) REED WILKINS, wife of the late Warren E. Wilkins, beloved mother of Neva Wilkins Brown and devoted son-in-law Larry M. Brown; also survived by a loving granddaughter Tonya N. Stockton, grandson-in-law, Chester T. Stockton, and great-granddaughter, Nicolette Neva-Ruth Stockton of California, brother, Roland D. Brooks, sister-in-law Christine K. Brooks, nephew Kevin J. Wilkins, other nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives...
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By McClatchy-Tribune | August 15, 2007
WASHINGTON -- A central California agricultural town, the automobile capital of the world and a down-on-its-luck gambling hot spot had the nation's highest rates of foreclosure filings for the first half of 2007, according to real estate data released yesterday. Stockton, Calif., Detroit and Las Vegas - three areas with vastly different economies and demographic trends - have all been hit hard by the nation's growing foreclosure crisis, which is ravaging both major urban areas and middle America.
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By Jagdip Dhillon and Jagdip Dhillon,Special to the Sun | December 15, 2006
Stockton, Calif. -- Four days and 2,778 miles made all the difference. The Blast fell to the California Cougars, 12-10, last night at Stockton Arena before 3,530. The Blast had a difficult time mustering any offense for three quarters against a team they had whipped, 22-6, at home Saturday night. The Blast was done in by two power-play goals and could not finish off a fourth-quarter rally. The Blast (4-3) was called for eight penalties during the game and coach Danny Kelly said "we beat ourselves."
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By JAGDIP DHILLON and JAGDIP DHILLON,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | May 16, 2006
Former Blast coach Tim Wittman received another continuance on his pre-trial conference date yesterday in Stockton, Calif. The hearing is now scheduled for Monday. Keith McIntosh, deputy district attorney for San Joaquin County, said Wittman's attorney, Harry Hudson, couldn't make yesterday's appearance because he was handling another case in Sacramento. McIntosh said he would oppose any further continuance requests, but the final decision on that would be made by a judge. McIntosh said Wittman's attorney has not attempted to make a deal.
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By JEFF SEIDEL and JEFF SEIDEL,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | March 20, 2006
Blast officials are expecting some type of suspension for Tim Wittman, possibly as early as today, after an incident Saturday night in California in which the coach allegedly put an official in a chokehold and was later arrested and released. Team operator Ed Hale said he will be meeting with other Blast officials this morning to discuss the situation, which happened at the end of the Blast's 8-6 loss to the California Cougars. Wittman allegedly ran at official Yader Reyes and got him in a chokehold on the floor of the arena.
NEWS
April 7, 2005
On April 5, 2005, ROY B. STOCKTON of Ocean Pines, MD.; beloved husband of Helen C. Stockton, who died in December 2004; devoted father of Suzanne Di Franks and Judy Stockton; brother of Elizabeth Crisp; loving grandfather of four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Memorial service will be held on Friday, April 8, at 6 P.m. Hastings Funeral Home, 19 S. Main Street, Selbyville, De. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, Md 21802.
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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | November 22, 2004
SALISBURY - Junior Bill Whittington was all the offense Salisbury needed as the third-ranked Sea Gulls rolled past No. 15 Richard Stockton, 4-2, in an NCAA Division III sectional final yesterday. The win at the Salisbury Athletics Complex sent Salisbury to the national semifinals for the first time in school history. The Sea Gulls (20-0-3) will face Messiah on Friday in Greensboro, N.C. Whittington scored all four goals for the Sea Gulls yesterday, setting a school record for the most goals in a season with 20 while helping Salisbury rally from a 2-0 deficit.
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