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NBC Washington
Fireworks Finder: Fourth of July in the DC Areaand 9:30 p.m. Takoma Park will celebrate its 127th July Fourth events with a p
Fireworks Finder: Fourth of July in the DC Area
NBC Washington / Posted 22 hours ago
and 9:30 p.m. Takoma Park will celebrate its 127th July Fourth events with a parade and fireworks at Takoma Park Middle School (7611 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring). The parade will begin at 10 a.m., and evening events -- including a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlyDestyni Tyree was chosen prom queen, was a cheerleader and graduated high schoo
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 hours ago
Destyni Tyree was chosen prom queen, was a cheerleader and graduated high school in only two years. She also lives in a homeless shelter. (@nbcwashington/Twitter)WASHINGTON — A Washington, D.C. teenager is showing how you can succeed if you put your... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlywould say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
Dayton Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
would say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took her regular classes, online classes, summer school and Saturday school so she could graduate ahead of schedule, the principal of Roosevelt S.T.A.Y. High School... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlyDestyni Tyree was chosen prom queen, was a cheerleader and graduated high schoo
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 23 hours ago
Destyni Tyree was chosen prom queen, was a cheerleader and graduated high school in only two years. She also lives in a homeless shelter. (@nbcwashington/Twitter)WASHINGTON — A Washington, D.C. teenager is showing how you can succeed if you put your... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlywould say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 23 hours ago
would say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took her regular classes, online classes, summer school and Saturday school so she could graduate ahead of schedule, the principal of Roosevelt S.T.A.Y. High School... Read more
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ajc.com
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlywould say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
would say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took her regular classes, online classes, summer school and Saturday school so she could graduate ahead of schedule, the principal of Roosevelt S.T.A.Y. High School... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlywould say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
would say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took her regular classes, online classes, summer school and Saturday school so she could graduate ahead of schedule, the principal of Roosevelt S.T.A.Y. High School... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years earlywould say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took
Homeless student elected prom queen, graduates two years early
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
would say, how did she become so successful at such a young age? Destyni took her regular classes, online classes, summer school and Saturday school so she could graduate ahead of schedule, the principal of Roosevelt S.T.A.Y. High School... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Bement won't grant Lions Club fund requestCounty Fair Queen, giving Paxton five winners in the past six pageants. Bloomq
Bement won't grant Lions Club fund request
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
County Fair Queen, giving Paxton five winners in the past six pageants. Bloomquist, a 2016 graduate of Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School, will attend the University of Wisconsin in the fall, majoring in political science. She was one of 17 PBL... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Homeless prom queen finishes high school in 2 years, gets full ride to collegeDestyni Tyree was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of the cheerlea
Homeless prom queen finishes high school in 2 years, gets full ride to college
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
Destyni Tyree was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of the cheerleading squad. She completed high school in two years, earning a 4.0-grade point average and receiving a full-ride scholarship to Potomac State College of West Virginia... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Jackson signs with Potomac StateHe couldn't even make his middle school basketball team in either of the two ye
Jackson signs with Potomac State
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
He couldn't even make his middle school basketball team in either of the two years he tried out. Jackson just kept working and working, and improving and improving. Jackson eventually made the basketball team in high school, earned all-state honors... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Homeless Prom Queen finishes HS in 2 years, gets full ride to collegeleads a charmed life. She was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of
Homeless Prom Queen finishes HS in 2 years, gets full ride to college
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
leads a charmed life. She was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of the cheerleading squad. She also completed high school in two years, earning a 4.0 grade point average and snagging a full-ride scholarship to Potomac State College of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meet the homeless prom queen who finished high school two years early while working 25 hours a week AND won a full scholarship to university Destyn
Meet the homeless prom queen who finished high school two years early
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
while working 25 hours a week AND won a full scholarship to university Destyni Tyree enrolled into Roosevelt S.T.A.Y High School two years ago The 16-year-old student graduated... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Homeless prom queen finishes high school in 2 years, gets full ride to collegeleads a charmed life. She was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of
Homeless prom queen finishes high school in 2 years, gets full ride to college
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
leads a charmed life. She was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of the cheerleading squad. She also completed high school in two years, earning a 4.0 grade point average and snagging a full-ride scholarship to Potomac State College of... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Homeless Student Graduates 2 Years Early With ScholarshipDestyni Tyree graduated from high school after only two years. She has a schola
Homeless Student Graduates 2 Years Early With Scholarship
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
Destyni Tyree graduated from high school after only two years. She has a scholarship to college. She's been a cheerleader. She's been prom queen. And she has a 4.0 grade point average. The new life the 16-year-old is preparing for at Potomac State... Read more
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ABC News
Homeless Prom Queen Graduates High School in 2 Yearsleads a charmed life. She was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of
Homeless Prom Queen Graduates High School in 2 Years
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
leads a charmed life. She was voted prom queen by her peers and was captain of the cheerleading squad. She also completed high school in two years, earning a 4.0 grade point average and snagging a full-ride scholarship to Potomac State College of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tour Notebook: Tiger progressing, still not readywinning twice and making eight-of-10 cuts. Suri, 25, was All-ACC and an academ
Tour Notebook: Tiger progressing, still not ready
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
winning twice and making eight-of-10 cuts. Suri, 25, was All-ACC and an academic All-ACC at Duke. He won the state high school individual golf championship for the Bears in 2007 and 2008, with BT capturing the team title in the latter... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Landmarks Register Lists 14 Historic Sitesoverland transportation, the military railroad offered essential access to Camp
Virginia Landmarks Register Lists 14 Historic Sites
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
overland transportation, the military railroad offered essential access to Camp Humphreys, located on a peninsula in the Potomac River then-served only by steamboats from Washington D.C. The camp’s location gave it proximity to the Richmond,... Read more
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NBC Washington
Homeless Student Graduates High School Two Years Early With ScholarshipDestyni Tyree graduated high school after only two years. She has a scholarship
Homeless Student Graduates High School Two Years Early With Scholarship
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
Destyni Tyree graduated high school after only two years. She has a scholarship to college. She's been a cheerleader. She's been prom queen. And she has a 4.0 grade point average. The new life the 16-year-oid is preparing for at Potomac State... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Munson decides on Potomac StateHEDGESVILLE - Jordyn Munson had already decided she wasn't going to play softba
Munson decides on Potomac State
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
HEDGESVILLE - Jordyn Munson had already decided she wasn't going to play softball past high school. As much as she loved the sport, it was time to go to college and focus on the next chapter of her life. Then came a meeting, during a softball... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Master Sailor Paid It ForwardJudith Blanton, widow of one of the sailing center’s early supporters, helps Br
Master Sailor Paid It Forward
Bay Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Judith Blanton, widow of one of the sailing center’s early supporters, helps Brown present trophies to the Leonardtown High School team that won the Southern ­Maryland JV Championship in May 2015. “No student who wanted to join the young sailors has... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
A Baseball Title Bondwon state championships at Jefferson. "It's pretty cool that me and my dad did
A Baseball Title Bond
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
won state championships at Jefferson. "It's pretty cool that me and my dad did pretty much the same thing for the same high school coach at the same high school," Cross said. "It's pretty nice." Brad Davis stands on the same pitchers mound in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cubs 2015 Top Pick Will Feel Greatest Loss on Father's Daygame—and when asked by teammates, theirs too. "Neil Walker is a Pittsburgh kid
Cubs 2015 Top Pick Will Feel Greatest Loss on Father's Day
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
game—and when asked by teammates, theirs too. "Neil Walker is a Pittsburgh kid," Happ said. "I was able to watch him in high school and all the way up. He's a switch-hitting second baseman, a pretty awesome guy to model yourself after." And... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Radebaugh and CSU add Jamaal David to 2016 recruiting classthe Bucs’ 2016 recruiting class. David will enroll at CSU after excelling durin
Radebaugh and CSU add Jamaal David to 2016 recruiting class
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 7 days ago
the Bucs’ 2016 recruiting class. David will enroll at CSU after excelling during a prep season at the Williston Northampton School in Massachusetts. David, a 6-6, 190-pound guard from Potomac, Md., averaged 13 points, seven rebounds and five... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Grover C. Bailey IIIMassachusetts, he was the son of the late Grover C. Bailey Jr. and Frances (Buc
Grover C. Bailey III
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Grover C. Bailey Jr. and Frances (Buckley) Bailey. He graduated from Ipswich High School in Ipswich, Massachusetts. He later graduated from Brown University on an NROTC scholarship. Following his... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Violence Begets Violence: The Orlando Shootings And The War On Terroran obligation of citizenship. Our military operates the biggest arms sales oper
Violence Begets Violence: The Orlando Shootings And The War On Terror
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
an obligation of citizenship. Our military operates the biggest arms sales operation on earth; it rapes girls, women and schoolchildren in Okinawa; it cuts ski-lift cables in Italy, killing twenty vacationers, and dismisses what its insubordinate... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Mary Anne Duncan, Verizon engineer, diesDundalk, Mary Anne Pilo was the daughter of Frank Pilo, a longshoreman, and Mar
Mary Anne Duncan, Verizon engineer, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Dundalk, Mary Anne Pilo was the daughter of Frank Pilo, a longshoreman, and Mary Pilo. She was a 1963 graduate of Dundalk High School. She joined the old Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co., which later became Verizon. She rose through its ranks... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Robert J. Websterthe Bronx and Long Island before moving to Johnstown, where he met Lucille duri
Robert J. Webster
The Leader-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the Bronx and Long Island before moving to Johnstown, where he met Lucille during their senior year at Johnstown High School, class of 1948. Bob left his native New York to join the U.S. Air Force, where he served in the Korean War and... Read more
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Style Weekly
Q&A: The Latest Developments Surrounding Dominion’s Coal Ash PondsAnother permit approved by the water board in January allows Dominion to dump t
Q&A: The Latest Developments Surrounding Dominion’s Coal Ash Ponds
Style Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Another permit approved by the water board in January allows Dominion to dump treated wastewater into a tributary of the Potomac River at its Possum Point Power Station near Dumfries. Some solutions have been worked out regarding Bremo, but... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft selectionsHS, Marietta, Ga. 320. Colorado, Bryan Baker, RHP, North Florida. 321. Milwau
Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft selections
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
HS, Marietta, Ga. 320. Colorado, Bryan Baker, RHP, North Florida. 321. Milwaukee, Chad McClanahan, 3B, Brophy Jesuit Prep School, Scottsdale, Ariz. 322. Oakland, Eli White, SS, Clemson. 323. Miami, Chad Smith, RHP, Mississippi. 324. San Diego,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
West Scranton native grew up quick as young officer with the Army Air Forces during WWIIto go the next day,” said Mr. Phillips, 96, on a recent afternoon at his home i
West Scranton native grew up quick as young officer with the Army Air Forces during WWII
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
to go the next day,” said Mr. Phillips, 96, on a recent afternoon at his home in Clarks Summit. The stakes could not be higher. As he put it, “We were playing for keeps.” Grew up quick The son of an undertaker, Mr. Phillips grew up on Main... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Robert J. Websterthe Bronx and Long Island before moving to Johnstown, where he met Lucille duri
Robert J. Webster
The Leader-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the Bronx and Long Island before moving to Johnstown, where he met Lucille during their senior year at Johnstown High School, class of 1948. Bob left his native New York to join the U.S. Air Force, where he served in the Korean War and... Read more
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Boston Globe
How’s this for a campaign slogan for 2016: ‘Why, God, why?'chutzpah, audacity, gumption, impudence . . . and not the good kind!’’ said Rab
How’s this for a campaign slogan for 2016: ‘Why, God, why?'
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
chutzpah, audacity, gumption, impudence . . . and not the good kind!’’ said Rabbi Adam Raskin of Congregation Har Shalom in Potomac. ‘‘The proliferation of chutzpah — I can’t help but think of Trump!’’ Suhaib Webb, a Washington imam who fields 100... Read more
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The Washington Times
Editorials from around New Englandtrue for Ayotte. As a freshman senator, she was launched into national prominen
Editorials from around New England
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
true for Ayotte. As a freshman senator, she was launched into national prominence by the GOP Senate leadership and schooled in critical, high-visibility issues, including military readiness and national security - her website calls her a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'Women can build bridges, and we can build rockets, too'of STEM activities that will give them a better idea of the type of careers tha
'Women can build bridges, and we can build rockets, too'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
of STEM activities that will give them a better idea of the type of careers that are available in the manufacturing and high-tech industries. "Our goal is to get girls interested in technology and to not be scared of it," said Doug Hunter, an... Read more
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York Daily Record
West York grad 'can't get enough' with PSU fishing cluba bass fishing club before leaving for college," Frey wrote in an email. "Tim R
West York grad 'can't get enough' with PSU fishing club
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
a bass fishing club before leaving for college," Frey wrote in an email. "Tim Rundle was an active member and went to my high school, so I contacted him and I knew right then it was something I wanted to get into. ... By the time spring and... Read more
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NBC Washington
'92 Olympic Champ Just Wants Stolen Medal BackJoe Jacobi, who went to Churchill High School in Potomac, won gold in the canoe
'92 Olympic Champ Just Wants Stolen Medal Back
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
Joe Jacobi, who went to Churchill High School in Potomac, won gold in the canoe slalom at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. He was part of the first U.S. team to win the race. The team was also the first to train on the Dickerson Whitewater Course built... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Curious about all those new city lofts? Get a peek inside with a free tour June 18of the city’s biggest projects. The free seven-hour program, slated for June 1
Curious about all those new city lofts? Get a peek inside with a free tour June 18
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
of the city’s biggest projects. The free seven-hour program, slated for June 18, will take participants on a trolley tour highlighting buildings owned by William Paladino’s Ellicott Development, Paul Kolkmeyer’s Priam LLC, Jim Swiezy’s Greenleaf... Read more
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The News & Observer
Is the 2016 election a punishment from God?about the election, terrorism and instability by evoking millennial language, s
Is the 2016 election a punishment from God?
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
about the election, terrorism and instability by evoking millennial language, says David Carrasco, a Harvard Divinity School historian of religions Mary AltafferAP As the public policy guy for the Southern Baptist Convention, Russell Moore is... Read more
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NBC Washington
Recent Grad Sentenced in Md. Crash That Killed 2 FriendsThe former Maryland high school quarterback who crashed his car while driving d
Recent Grad Sentenced in Md. Crash That Killed 2 Friends
NBC Washington / Posted 15 days ago
The former Maryland high school quarterback who crashed his car while driving drunk last summer, killing two of his friends, was sentenced Thursday to serve four years in prison. He also was sentenced to five years on probation, during which he must... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Couple of rivals: With Hansel's hire, Keyser-Alco even more of a family affair for Staggersgood reason.Erin Hansel Staggers’ brother Bryan is the new interim head footbal
Couple of rivals: With Hansel's hire, Keyser-Alco even more of a family affair for Staggers
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
good reason.Erin Hansel Staggers’ brother Bryan is the new interim head football coach at Allegany, replacing Staggers’ high school coach, Tom Preaskorn, in the position.The longest rivalry in area high school football doesn’t fall under ’til... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Gives Up On $1 Billion Fund Goal After Mark Cuban Says He Will "Grovel For Money"any further." He continued to insist that he's been treated unfairly in the cas
Trump Gives Up On $1 Billion Fund Goal After Mark Cuban Says He Will "Grovel For Money"
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
any further." He continued to insist that he's been treated unfairly in the case, and pointed to positive reviews of the school. "Another said, 'I went to Harvard and this was better,'" Trump said. He declined say whether he agreed or disagreed... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Board of Education appoints new assistant superintendent, treasurerassistant superintendent, treasurer By Liz Beaverslbeavers@newstribune.infoTri
Board of Education appoints new assistant superintendent, treasurer
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
assistant superintendent, treasurer By Liz Beaverslbeavers@newstribune.infoTribune Managing EditorKEYSER - Mineral County Schools have a new assistant superintendent and a new treasurer.Members of the board of education unanimously approved the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Weather affects weekendracing on a Friday night, Bedford is the place to go. Last Lap Quick Notes: Be
Weather affects weekend
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 18 days ago
racing on a Friday night, Bedford is the place to go. Last Lap Quick Notes: Besides Port Royal and Path Valley Speedway, Potomac Speedway, Virginia Motor Speedway and Winchester Speedway each lost their Colonial Clash race nights to rain as well.... Read more
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Daily Mail
For sale: Mansion lived in by Jackie Kennedy after husband's deathhelps residents get around the three stories. Another feature is the cupola at
For sale: Mansion lived in by Jackie Kennedy after husband's death
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
helps residents get around the three stories. Another feature is the cupola at the top of the house with views of the Potomac River. When the widowed Mrs Kennedy left DC, she sold the home to New Republic publisher Michael Straight. RELATED... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Petersburg athletes earn honorPETERSBURG - Recent ballots turned in for the Class AA Potomac Valley Conferenc
Petersburg athletes earn honor
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 19 days ago
PETERSBURG - Recent ballots turned in for the Class AA Potomac Valley Conference teams in softball and baseball yielded a very solid representation for Petersburg High School. The Lady Vikings placed five players on the roster, while the PHS baseball... Read more
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York Daily Record
Roads North: Learn about Lee's invasion of Pa.all over the Confederacy to swell Lee's ranks to nearly 75,000 soldiers. The ar
Roads North: Learn about Lee's invasion of Pa.
York Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
all over the Confederacy to swell Lee's ranks to nearly 75,000 soldiers. The army is smaller than the Union Army of the Potomac at perhaps 90,000, but Lee is confident in his men's fighting abilities. And they are certain they can whip any... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Sure-Handedprogram has no equal in West Virginia, depth in pitching is another one of the
Sure-Handed
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 23 days ago
program has no equal in West Virginia, depth in pitching is another one of the things that separates Jefferson from most high school baseball teams. "I like our pitching," Jefferson coach John Lowery said. "We've done two things this year - we... Read more
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The Times Leader
Wheeling Post 1 primed to defend state championshiploss of seven players but we have several outstanding athletes joining us. We h
Wheeling Post 1 primed to defend state championship
The Times Leader / Posted 24 days ago
loss of seven players but we have several outstanding athletes joining us. We have eight guys playing in their respective high school state championships." "As much as a state title means to us, just as exciting is that we currently have 13... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Wheeling Post 1 Primed to Defend State Crownloss of seven players but we have several outstanding athletes joining us. We h
Wheeling Post 1 Primed to Defend State Crown
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 25 days ago
loss of seven players but we have several outstanding athletes joining us. We have eight guys playing in their respective high school state championships." "As much as a state title means to us, just as exciting is that we currently have 13... Read more
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