Venus-Graf semi set for Hanover

HANOVER, Germany -- Venus Williams put her power game on full display Friday...6-1 to set up a semifinal showdown with Steffi Graf at the $500,000 Hanover WTA tournament. "I played very aggressively and went to the net," said...

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Capriati loses as Graf steals show in Hanover

HANOVER, Germany -- Eighth-seeded Barbara Schett easily trounced Jennifer Capriati at the $500,000 Hanover WTA tournament Monday, where Steffi Graf stole the show. Graf trained in front of 250 spectators, returning to a tournament where...

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Thomas Knight

...Ogden Rescue Squad in NC, as well as the Martinez, Hephzibah, and Grovetown Fire Depts. in Ga.), Deputy Sheriff in New Hanover County, NC, EMT (Gold Cross, Rural Metro, South Star EMS), Race Car driver, TV News Director and Meteorologist (morning...

Catherine Bryant-Knight

...Virginia Union University with a Bachelor of Science Degree and worked as a teacher in the Barrett State Learning Center of Hanover County until retirement. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sidney; daughter, Earris Michaels of Annapolis, Maryland...

Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

...last."Naturally, more of the deals are being pulled into Thursday because our stores are open," says Haydock.Brian Hanover, a spokesman at Sears, which is opening at 6 p.m. Thursday, also says Thanksgiving specials spill into Black Friday...

Jerry Smith

...Jerry was born February 20, 1954 in Kittanning, PA to the late William M. Smith and Juanita Gouge Smith, who resides in Hanover, PA. Mr. Smith retired from the U. S. Army and worked at the Augusta State Prison in the Maintenance Department. He is...

Expo 2000 has something for everyone

HANOVER, Germany - From the steps of the brand-new...Germany. The elaborate site, built around Hanover's existing trade fair halls, also includes...pop concerts planned is a performance by Hanover's hometown heroes, the Scorpions. A...

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For the record

...Chonte John, 32, both of HephzibahRobert Douglas Harwig, 21, of Carol Stream, Ill., and Ashley Marie Perez, 19, of Hanover Park, Ill.Charles Michael Douglas, 31, and Carla Glenn Frady, 25, both of AugustaWilbur Clifford Roberson, 56, and...

Graf reaches semifinals, Schnyder loses

HANOVER, Germany -- Steffi Graf and Venus Williams advanced in the Hanover WTA tournament Thursday, while defending champion Patty Schnyder of Switzerland was beaten. The third-seeded Graf, relying on her powerful forehand, beat No. 8 seeded...

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Novotna stops Venus Williams from winning first title

HANOVER, Germany -- Top-seeded Jana Novotna spoiled Venus Williams' fifth try...winning her first title Sunday, beating her 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the Hanover WTA tournament. Novotna, the world's third-ranked player, rifled...

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