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Marian Elizabeth McCray

Marian Elizabeth McCray 1924-2022 Marian Elizabeth McCray, 98, Hancock, Md., passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at War Memorial Hospital, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Born March 23, 1924, in Hancock, Md., she was the daughter of the late Edward T. Unger, Sr., and Edith Henry Unger and the widow[Read More…]

Charles Edward Socks

Charles Edward Socks 1932-2022 Charles Edward Socks, “Pap Socks,” 90, Hancock, Md., passed away Saturday, June 4, 2022, at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Born March 13, 1932, in Fairplay, Washington County, Md., he was the son of the late John and Freda Socks, and the widower of[Read More…]

Hancock Police Report, May 23-29

Hancock Police report the following arrests and incidents from the week of May 23-29: May 23 Parking complaint on West Main Street. Warning issued. Assault investigation follow-ups on East Main Street. Case is still under investigation. Traffic complaint in the 100 block of East Main Street. Unable to locate. 911[Read More…]

Voters can register to vote online

The Maryland State Board of Elections (SBE) is encouraging eligible voters interested in casting a ballot in July’s primary election to register to vote online. SBE is also urging those who are already registered to confirm their latest district and polling place information using the online voter lookup tool. The[Read More…]

Awards pile up for Panther Band

The Hancock Panthers Marching band held their annual picnic and awards ceremony on May 25 in Widmeyer Park. Members of the band were recognized for a number of different awards for their work through out the year. The Hancock High School Panther Marching Band has been raking in the awards[Read More…]