City man accused of threat with rifle
State police charged a 28-year-old Westminster man with assault with a rifle yesterday.
Police said William C. Milligan of Eckard Road is accused of pointing a rifle and threatening his 28-year-old girlfriend, of the same address, with the weapon at 1:30 a.m. during a quarrel.
A hearing is pending in the case, according to police documents.
School announces fitness award winners
Westminster East Middle School recently announced the 1992-1993 Presidential Academic Fitness Award winners.
Outstanding Academic Achievement winners are: Amber Albro, Thomas Arnold, Jonathan Bearr, Jillian Benstein, Stephanie Brumfitt, Brendan Banks, Brandon Beyer, Jason Blankenship, Jeffrey Brewer, Jennifer Brooks, Elizabeth Carpenter, Brett Cowan, Alissa Dick and Cheryl Drzewianowski.
Also, Kimberly Frame, Timothy Frame, Tara Gebhart, Bridget Geiman, Brittney Georgiana, Ryan Gist, Kristina Higgs, Corey Laprade, Chris Long, Casey Norris, Kelly Norris, Kevin Owings, Michael Patterson, Lindsay Peregoff, Michael Pearson,
And Camile Read, Tracey Renfro, Catherine Sheehy, Bryan Smith, Katherine Sterner, Adam Straskulic, Jaime Streib, Gerald Strevig, Tara Thomas, Nhu-Ah-Tran, Adam Tull, Alexis Valliant, Ashley Vandoren, Jessica Woodruff, Aimee Yingling, Melanie Westover and Nicole Young.
Extraordinary Effort to Achieve Excellence winners are: Randy Click, Isabel Forbes, Laurie Henze, Jessica Herbert, Nicole O'Kane, Kristin Robey and Jason Scott.
* Westminster: Equipment from the Westminster station put out a transformer fire on West Main Street within 40 minutes after being called out at 12:51 p.m. Friday.
* Reese: Units from the Reese station needed only two minutes to investigate a fire alarm on Gore's Mill Road at 11 a.m. Friday.
* Westminster: Trucks from the Westminster and Reese stations responded to a fire alarm on Washington Road at 9:18 a.m. Friday. They were back in service after half an hour.
* Westminster: Equipment from the Westminster station investigated a report on Ridge Road at 11:48 a.m. Thursday. They were out for 15 minutes.