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CGR Relentless 5K Saturday benefits scholarship fund

The CGR Relentless Run 5K & Fun Walk, to benefit the Cody G. Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund, will be held Saturday, May 31 at Perryville Middle School, 110 Aiken Ave. Start time is 9 a.m. Pre-registration is $25 for adults, $15 for kids 12 and under. Race day registration starts at 8 a.m. For online registration go to or Questions contact 443-907-2745 or

The Perryville Railroad Museum is open every Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.


The Associate Grand Matron Sister Claudia Eaton and the Associate Grand Patron Brother Edsal Crouse of the Grand Chapter of Maryland Order of the Eastern Star have announced their appointed grand officers for the 2014-2015 Grand Chapter year. Those appointed include: Grand Chaplain Gay Topper; Grand Lecturer Jean K. Chance, PGM; Grand Marshal Barbara Clark; Grand Organist D. Lynn Newman; Grand Adah Susan Passwaters; Grand Ruth Bunny Russell; Grand Esther Judith Hall; Grand Martha Brenda Compher; Grand Electa Margaret Caracciolo; Grand Warder E. Betty Jordan; and Grand Sentinel Elbert Swiney.

Mark June 14 as the last breakfast until September at Harmony Lodge in Port Deposit. All you can eat from 7 to 10 a.m. The lodge is on Tome Highway.


Evan March, son of Rob and Alison March, celebrated his 6th birthday on May 27.

Belated birthday wishes to Joyce Caldwell, who celebrated on May 23.

My niece, Carly Labant, will have a birthday on June 1, then her dad, Doug, will celebrate his birthday on June 4.

Happy June 4 birthday to Ernie Birckhead from the Grand Families of 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 of the Grand Chapter of Maryland Order of the Eastern Star.

Herb Southall sends birthday wishes to his ole friend, Charlie Brown, who will celebrate on June 3.

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Loretta Donaldson, who served as Grand Electa in the 2012-2013 Hribar-Hall Grand Family of the Grand Chapter of Maryland, Order of the Eastern Star, is sent birthday wishes on the her June 6 birthday.

Eva and Bill Fuentes are sent belated anniversary wishes for their May 25 anniversary.

LeRoy and Ethel Dill are wished a very happy May 30 anniversary as they celebrate 61 years.


Get well wishes are extended to Sharon Pryer, Marianne Pryer, Ethel Dill, June Peddicord, Chris Walz, Marianne Lilley, Doris Hess, Meryl McLaughlin, Betty McFadden, Betty and Jim Fayer, Bo Sinclair, Georgia Gransky, Helen Wood Bagley, Frances Riale, Ethel Dill, Pastor Henry Schaefer, Leslie Dissek, Adam Zeller, Sandy Brooks, Janet and Pastor Neale Wirtanen, Gisela Knapp, Kit Harris, Margaret Gosweiler, June Gangel, Joe Pacifico, Herb and Mary Lou Southall, Bonnie Donoho, Peggy Scholl, Wilbur Scholl, Ben Caldwell, Michael Caldwell, Edwina Ewing, John and Adele Witmer, Rita and Bill Clauss, Judy and Ernie Birckhead, Kay Lewis, Virginia Phillips, Lynn Schweizer, Elbert Swiney, Madge Jones, Audrey Sauerhammer, Betty Terry, Bette & Sam Bowen, Carol Geck, Pat Hodgson and Ed Almony.

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Today in Cecil County history: The first flag to be raised over a Maryland school was in North East in 1897.

Today in world history: Joan of Arc was burned at the stake in 1431.