Glade Valley Obituaries Uncategorized 

Griffin Walker Chapman

Mr. Griffin Walker Chapman, age 81, of New Midway, died Monday, June 19, 2017 at his daughter’s residence in Warrenton, VA. Born August 10, 1935 in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Walker and Rebecca Mantz Chapman. He was the husband of Mary “Maddie” Davis Chapman who died in 2005. Mr. Chapman was of the Methodist faith. He served in the U.S. Army from 1956-1958 and later served in the Army Reserves for three years. He had been employed at Ceresville Motors for 11 years and then…

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Sheetz Demo Quick

The new Sheetz store opened last week. This week, passersby watched crews make short work out of demolishing the old store.  As construction continues, more amenities will open including this car wash and drive- thru. The new fuel pumps will not open until mid -August.

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Celebrations Glade Valley Uncategorized 

Walkersville 125th Anniversary Parade Seeks Entries

The Town of Walkersville, in celebration of its 125th Anniversary, and the Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company proudly announce a parade to coincide with the annual carnival. The parade will take place on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. The parade begins promptly at 4:00 p.m. The rain date for the parade will be Wednesday, July 5th at 6:30 pm. The parade will line up on Glade Road and move from the intersection of E. Pennsylvania Ave and Glade Road. The parade will continue to the east end of Frederick Street (by Pizza…

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Rutter’s Presents Plan for Old Exxon Property in Walkersville

Rutter’s Farm Store, a convenience store providing food and fuel, plans to move into Walkersville. Representatives from Rutter’s presented plans at the Town of Walkersville’s Planning Commission Public Hearings the past two months. They have not submitted site plans for approval, but concepts for feedback from the Town. The proposed store would be Rutter’s Farm Store’s only Maryland location. The closest stores to Walkersville are over thirty miles away in Waynesboro and Hanover, Pennsylvania. Rutter’s Farm Store states on its web site that it offers, “Fresh made food prepared just…

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