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Five Franklin High School seniors have signed letters of intent to play lacrosse in college next year. Pictured from left in the FHS library Dec. 9 are: Principal Patrick McCusker; Lyla Robinson, Coastal Carolina University; Reid Merlo, Wingate University;, Zac Alt, (Mount St. Marya¢,Ǩ,Ñ¢s University; Chase Goldstein, Virginia Military Institute; and Barazani Chiwengo, Florida Institute of Technology._- Original Credit: Dave Scrivener/submitted photo

Endowment scholarship established to honor late CCBC professor

The Dr. Kathleen Gandy Impact Foundation has established a $10,000 endowed scholarship with the Community College of Baltimore County's Foundation in honor of the late Kathleen Gandy, a CCBC professor emeritus who died in 2013. The scholarship will support currently enrolled full and part-time CCBC students majoring in business and accounting.


To learn more about the Gandy Foundation, visit To make a gift to the Dr. Kathleen Gandy Impact Foundation Endowed Scholarship Fund, contact the CCBC Foundation at 443-840-3335 or visit

CCBC, Owings Mills offering winter classes for seniors 60 and older


The Community College of Baltimore County, Owings Mills campus, at 10600 Grand Central Ave., will offer several classes for seniors age 60 and older beginning in January. The cost listed is for seniors only. For individuals younger than 60, classes are $94. For information and to register, call 443-840-4477 or visit

Intro to Digital Photography: Offered from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 11-March 21; $49.

The New Testament: Offered from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Jan.12-March 15; $59.

American Presidential Scandals: Offered 1 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 12-March 15; $59.

The Spanish Inquisition: Offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 13-March 16; $59.

Television Western Series 1940s-1955: Offered from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 13-March 16; $59.

The 1950s: History and Culture: Offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Jan. 14-March 3; $59.

Lives and Literature of Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald: Offered from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 14-March 17; $59.


Social Media: Facebook & Skype: Offered from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 14-Feb. 5; $49.

Casino Games for Seniors: Offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Fridays, Jan. 15-Feb. 19; $49.