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Winchester Star (Newspaper) - June 8, 2015, Winchester, VirginiaSee us on the web wow. Winchester Star. Com 75� monday june 8, 2 0 15 119th year no. 285 Winchester Virginia 22601 the Winchester Star senior class photos the class of 2015 is featured in to Days edition As we publish local High school senior class group portraits. Inside today classified ads. B9 comics. B7 dear Abby. B6 editorials. A4 health. B6 locals. A7 6 08566 00037 5 miss your paper Call 665 4946 from 7 to 10 a. Office 8 a. To 5 p. M., 667 3200 today s forecast 82 partly sunny in the morning becoming Cloudy with showers Likely. Patchy fog with showers Likely tonight. 60% Chance of rain. High full report a8 Low two sections 28 pages 65 nation. A3 obituaries. A2 out of the past. B6 Spectator. B8 sports. B1 Virginia. A3 american Pharoah joins triple Crown club by Beth Harris a racing writer new York by mid stretch Bob Baffert knew it. American Pharoah was going to win the triple Crown. He took his eyes off the horse to soak in the crazed scene of the packed grandstand. Fans jumped up and Down hugged and tossed drinks in the air. T h e r a c e w a s n t even Over yet and the crowd knew it too. Thirty seven years of waiting to see one of the rarest feats in sports was almost Over. T h e c Road was just thundering and i was just enjoying the crowd and the noise and everything happening t he White haired Trainer said. What a feeling. Finally a triple Crown Winner. And this one was never in doubt. American Pharoah led All the Way to win the Belmont stakes by 5 1 / 2 lengths on saturday becoming the first horse since 1978 to sweep the Kentucky Derby Preakness and Belmont stakes one of the sporting world s rarest feats. Wow wow jockey Victor Espinoza said moments after crossing the finish line. I can Only Tell you it is just an amazing thing. The Bay Colt with the unusually Short Tail easily Defeated seven rivals in the grueling 1 1 / 2 mile race covering the distance in 2 26.65 sixth fastest in Belmont history to end the longest stretch without a triple Crown Champion in histor y. That Little horse he deserved it said Baffert who at 62 is the second oldest Trainer of a triple Crown Winner. He s the one that american Pharoah Ridden by Victor Espinoza races during the 147th Belmont stakes on saturday in Elmont n. Y. Frank Franklin ii / the associated press Happy kids show Success of special Hospital care neonatal intensive care unit Jeff Taylor / the Winchester Star Winchester medical Center physician or. Teresa Clawson is reunited with former patient Avery Zimmerman 9 months of Rockingham county during the 20th anniversary Celebration of wac s neonatal intensive care unit on sunday at Marker Miller Orchards. Ginger Perry / the Winchester Star Bob Stieg ceo of the Clermont foundation shows a Corner of the far m s slave quarters building that will be repaired. Scott Mason / the Winchester Star this historical Marker for Buck Marsh Baptist Church located North of Berryville on lord Fairfax Highway u. S. 340mentions pastor James Ireland serving from 1778 to 1806, although Church history and a Marker at Ireland s grave give the period As 1788 to 1806. Berryville Baptist Church s origins include prominent presence in state by Raya Zimmerman the Winchester Star b e r r y v i l l e a Church that was formed when Virginia was still a British Colony had the second largest Baptist congregation in the state by the Early 1800s. Berr Yville Baptist Church originally called the Church of Christ in buc Marsh was established with 29 members in 1772 by Brothers Daniel and William Fristoe of Stafford county according to the Clarke county historical association. By 1810, the Church of Christ in buc Marsh had 207 members making it the second largest Baptist congregation in Virginia Church history s t a t e s. A Church h i n Powhatan county had the largest Baptist congregation. The original site of the Church of Christ in buc Marsh North of Berryville is marked by a historical Marker near the intersection of lord Fairfax Highway u. S. 340 and Harr y Bird Highway a. 7. By the 1840s, the growing congregation needed More room and a lot was purchased in Berryville where a new Brick Church was built. The property faced onto Academy Street and was bounded to the East by what is now buc Marsh Street and to the West by Rice Street. The building was erected East of the present Day Church cemetery. In the mean searching for the past lives of slaves by Val Van meter the Winchester Star b e Rry v i la e would you spend hours on your hands and Knees carefully scraping Brick like soil for the Reward of a single Button or a broken piece of pottery a team of students from James Madison University did just that last week at Clermont historic farm in Berr Yville searching for the past life of slaves. I love historical archaeology said Aaron Lovejoy who graduated from Emu in May. The work being done at Clermont will help Tell the Story of people left out of the written history he added. Lovejoy carefully sifting through the soil removed a Button and nails. Earlier in the Day he found a Marble carved from Stone. The White slave owners had Glass marbles Lovejoy said so the Stone Marble May have belonged to a slave child. By Val Van meter the Winchester Star w i n c h is t e r it took a full three hours for parents of children who have been patients in the neonatal intensive care unit Nicu at Winchester medical Center to file past doctors Laura Raynor and Teresa Clawson on sunday afternoon. The Celebration held at Marker Miller Orchard and farm Market on Cedar Creek Grade in Frederick county marked the Nicu s 20th anniversary and Drew about 1,000 people. Since its opening in 1994, 5,235 babies have been served at wac s Nicu. Those babies entered the world with problems some were born prematurely others were born full term but arrived in the world with medical complications. Sunday s event was a Celebration of life. Children posed for pictures with the two doctors then went flying off to play. It s great to see them outside the Nicu and doing Well said Raynor who has been with the unit for about 18 months. Clawson joined the Nicu in 1996, when it was still new and Small. I fell in love with their dream she said. When the Nicu opened it had six Beds. It has grown to 30 Beds with 21 for individual babies three for twins and one Triplet room each bed unit is in a separate room Clawson said so parents can stay with the child. Clermont dig unearths unwritten history n. Y. Inmates escape from Max Security by the associated press Dannemora n. Y. Two murderers who used Power tools to escape from prison must have taken Days to Cut through steel Walls and pipes and break through the bricks gov. Andrew c u o m o s a i d s u n d a y a s a $ 100,000 Reward was posted for information leading to their capture. Authorities were investigating How the inmates obtained the Power tools they used in the Shaw Shank redemption s Tyle breakout Over the weekend. It was a sophisticated plan Cuomo said. It took a period of time no doubt to execute. David sweat 34, was serving a sentence of life without parole l Winchester medical Center s neonatal intensive care unit Nicu has served 5,235 babies since it opened in 1994. L the Nicu started with six Beds. It now has 30. L More than 300 babies Are admitted each year to the Nicu. Their stays Range from two Days to three months. L this is a level Iii Nicu staffed and equipped to care for babies As Young As 25 weeks gestational age. But not All Nicu babies Are born prematurely. Many Are born full term but have breathing or other issues that require special monitoring or care. L wac works with Valley transport to bring critically ill newborns from other hospitals to its Nicu. Source Winchester medical Center a few facts about wac s neonatal intensive care unit see triple Crown Page a2 see escape Page a2 see Church Page a3 see Cler Mont Page a14 see Nicu Page a14 sports n american Pharoah combined Speed stride and acceleration b4

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