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  1. Iris M. Shank, 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | The Daily News-Record

    Iris Maxine Martin Shank, 82, of Harrisonburg, Va., went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, after a lengthy illness. Iris was born March 28, 1935, in Sharpsburg, Md., to the late Raymond and Sarah Martin.

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  2. Iris M. Shank, 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | The Daily News-Record

    Iris Maxine Martin Shank, 82, of Harrisonburg, Va., went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, after a lengthy illness. Iris was born March 28, 1935, in Sharpsburg, Md., to the late Raymond and Sarah Martin.

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  3. John M. BoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... daughters, Sarah N. Fiedler-Reese and husband, Derrick, of Martinsburg and Alice K. Welch and husband, Jamie, of Sharpsburg, Maryland; grandsons, Randy Boyle, Connor Welch and Ryan Spears; and was expecting his first great-granddaughter; two ...

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  4. Collateral Damage: Antietam's Fury Devastates the Roulette FarmRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | HistoryNet

    ... Lee's and George McClellan's armies fought the Battle of Antietam on mostly prosperous farmsteads just north of Sharpsburg in Washington County, Md., on September 17, 1862. Among the Pennsylvanians relocating there in the 18th century was John ...

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  5. Obituaries: 11-05-17Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... survived by her daughters, Ethel (Carl Nishimura) Deguchi of Hilo, Janet Ikeda of Pahoa, Doris (Jake) Bender of Sharpsburg, Md. and Elsie Sakoda of Honolulu; two daughters-in-law; 18 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, three ...

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  6. Myrtle I. AbrechtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Larry S. Abrecht and wife, Shelley and Jerry A. Abrecht, of Frederick, Charles A. Abrecht and wife, Diana, of Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Terry L. Abrecht and fiance, Shelva, of Martinsburg; daughter-in-law, Lark Abrecht, of Frederick; nine ...

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  7. Washington County lifts water advisory for SharpsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... system during this maintenance and has determined the water meets all water quality criteria. Customers of the Sharpsburg system no longer need to boil water before its use for cooking and drinking. Water fountains should be operated for several ...

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  8. Bonnie M. HoffmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    Born Dec. 30, 1938, in Sharpsburg, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Charles Howell and Sallie Margarite Sisler. Bonnie worked for the Williamsport Tannery for 16 years.

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  9. Confederates in colour: Rare images of bloody Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... life. Pictured: Soldiers dead in front of Dunker Church after the Battle of Antietam on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland This moving image shows a dead Confederate soldier lying next the grave of a federal soldier after the Battle of ...

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  10. Groups gather for 'Hands Across the Potomac'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Rumsey Bridge in a show of solidarity against a proposed TransCanada pipeline under the Potomac. (Journal photo) SHARPSBURG, Maryland - A few hundred concerned residents gathered at Shepherd University Saturday for a press conference where community ...

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  11. Mary Hilda (Stump) (Reed) AhonenRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2017 | Daily Globe

    ... and daughter at her side. Mary was received by the Lord on Sept. 23, 2017. Mary was born March 16, 1933, in Sharpsburg, Md., as the eldest daughter of the late Charles Oliver and Rose Lee (Griffith) Stump. Mary graduated from Boonsboro High School, ...

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  12. CWT Letter from the Editor- December 2011Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | HistoryNet

    Some time before the war began, Sharpsburg, Maryland, farmer David R. Miller decided to spruce up his large home and cover it with stucco, scribed to look like cut stone . Beneath that fancy new exterior, however, it remained a log house, a sturdy foundation that has lasted into this century in fine shape .

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  13. Witness to SlaughterRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | HistoryNet

    In the early hours of September 17, 1862, Confederate and Union troops began the Battle of Antietam in the cornfield near the David R. Miller farmhouse in Sharpsburg, Maryland. They engaged in waves of combat so furious that Union Major General Joseph Hooker wrote: "every stalk of corn in the northern and greater part of the field was cut as closely as could have been done with a knife, and the slain lay in rows precisely as they had stood in their ranks a few moments before.

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  14. Penn State-Georgia State recruiting visitor list: Quality crowd expected for final non-conference tuneupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... offers as his ranking suggests, plans to be in town for the game, and joining him in the 2019 featured group are Sharpsburg, Md., three-star receiver John Metchie and West Chester, Ohio four-star end Steven Faucheux, among others. Finally, the two ...

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  15. Bill introduced in Congress to remove Robert E. Lee statue from AntietamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    This weekend marks the 155th anniversary of The Battle of Antietam near Sharpsburg, Maryland, the bloodiest one-day battle in U.S. history, one in which more than 23,000 soldiers died, were wounded or went missing. To coincide with the battle's anniversary on Sunday, a bill has been introduced in Congress calling for a statue of Robert E. Lee to be removed from the battlefield.

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  16. Around Town for September 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday. SHARPSBURG, Md. - Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum will sponsor a model train sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Washington County ...

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  17. Trump donation will help restore historic home near Robert E. Lee statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The Gen. Robert E. Lee statue is seen at the Newcomer House at Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg, Md.

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  18. A Day Camp That Teaches Kids In The U.S. About Female Genital MutilationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... no FGM!" Last Saturday, about 60 girls and boys and some parents and volunteers traveled to the rural town of Sharpsburg, Maryland, for a one-day retreat that teaches kids about the harm caused by female genital mutilation: cutting all or part of a ...

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  19. Western Md. Residents On Potomac Pipeline Plans: 'Disaster Waiting To Happen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... proposed pipeline under the Potomac continues to stir up controversy. Dozens of activists took to the waters near Sharpsburg, Maryland and called for the project to be shut down before it even starts. The project would eventually carry gas produced ...

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  20. Study: More People Drinking, Alcohol Abuse On The RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... proposed pipeline under the Potomac continues to stir up controversy. Dozens of activists took to the waters near Sharpsburg, Maryland and called for the project to be shut down before it even starts. 'Weapon Of Death' Found In Car Of Suspected Gang ...

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