Johnson Gets Win No. 49

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jeff Gordon dominated Sunday’s Shelby American Cup race. He led 218 of the 267 laps, but a bad pit call cost him the win and allowed his teammate, Jimmie Johnson, to claim his second victory of the season. Gordon’s crew chief, Steve Letarte, elected to change two tires on Gordon’s No. 24 Chevrolet on the last […]

Mottern And Pollock Going To States

Five Playoffs

BOYS Southern Fulton 55 Shade 47 Indian Luke Mellott helped Southern Fulton advance to the championship round of District 5-A playoffs Monday night with a 55-47 victory over Shade. Mellott finished the match with 19 points, 16 rebounds and three steals and was aided by teammate Ryan Harper, who added 11 points. Derek Younker reached double figures with 10 points. […]

Regular Season

BOYS Highland View 80 FCCCS 59 Fulton County Community Christian School’s offense got off to a strong start on Tuesday but fell off in the second and fourth quarter against a victorious Highland View. T.J. Leedy posted 25 points, and Seth Gordon contributed 21 points, seven assists and three steals during the 80-59 loss. GIRLS Carlisle Christian 51 FCCCS 44 […]

Racing Roundup

Hagerstown Speedway’s Race-A-Rama Car show kicked off the 2010 season last week at the Valley Mall. The mall was filled with race machines, with many good looking cars ready to hit the tracks as soon as Mother Nature allows. The Pure Stock entry of Josh Williams won Best of Show at the car show. In the Late Model category, awards […]

District 5 Basketball Playoff Dates

The following games have been set for District 5 playoffs: Boys A consolation: Wednesday, March 3, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. between #4 Forbes Road vs. #2 Shade at Chestnut Ridge High School Girls AA championship: Friday, March 5, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. with #2 Everett vs. #1 North Star at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Boys A championship: Friday, March […]


Waterfall Woman Uninjured A Waterfall area woman escaped injury when her 2003 Ford truck spun into a snowbank and rolled onto its side on Tuesday, February 23. State police reported the truck, driven by 39- year-old Stacie Keller, then struck a fence and a gate before coming to rest along North Hess Road near the intersection of King Road. Keller’s […]

Christina L. Chaney

Williamsport, 40

Christina Lynn Chaney, 40, Williamsport, Md., died Saturday, February 27, 2010, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born April 29, 1969, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Donald Wayne Hutzell and Charlene Ruth Minnick Hutzell of Boonsboro, Md. She was a member of the Church of God of Lanes Run in Clear Spring, Md., and was employed […]

Harry N. Fix

Chambersburg, 82

Harry N. Fix, 82, Chambersburg, died Friday, February 26, 2010, in his home. Born June 27, 1927, in Fulton County, he was a son of the late Robert M. and Josephine (De- Cooman) Fix A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, he worked for E.D. Plummer and Sons for 35 years. He then worked as an estimator for Valley […]

Bonnie J. Gordon

Berkeley Springs, 66

Bonnie Josephine Gordon, 66, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Thursday, February 25, 2010, at Morgan County War Memorial Hospital, Berkeley Springs. Born June 5, 1943, in Warfordsburg, she was the daughter of the late Edgar Shives and Bonnie Younker. She was a member of Berkeley Springs Church of Christ. She attended public schools and had been employed by Tom Seely Furniture […]