“The world was stunned on a rainy August night when a Bar Harbor Airlines plane crashed and burned in Auburn, claiming eight lives. “Among the victims was 13-year-old Samantha Smith of Manchester, who became an American sweetheart in 1983 after visiting the Soviet Union at the invitation of the late Yuri Andropov,” the leader of the communist state, as the Lewiston Daily Sun’s Jennifer Sullivan wrote.
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It is easy, if not inevitable, to watch the horror unfolding in Ukraine and feel helpless here at home. What can individual Mainers hope to achieve in the face of such violence and chaos in Europe?. The answer might surprise you. Decades ago, 10-year-old Samantha Smith taught us that one...
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) – This week’s Scholar Athlete of the Week sponsored by Perry and Young P.A. is Bay’s, Samantha Smith. Smith is a three-sport athlete at Bay, playing soccer, tennis and running cross country. Her favorite sport is soccer, but she said all three were passed down to her from her siblings.
Authorities identified 22-year-old Samantha Smith who died after a car crash in Battle Ground (Battle Ground, WA)
Officials identified 22-year-old Samantha Smith, a resident of Vancouver, who died while 21-year-old Joseph Manson and 21-year-old Issiah Blocker suffered injuries Tuesday following a single-vehicle crash in Battle Ground. The fatal car crash took place on early Tuesday morning, at about 2:30 a.m. on NE Risto Road. According to the...
The transportation industry needed a woman’s touch. That’s one reason Samantha Smith says she and other women are succeeding in the male-dominated field. “We adapt, we learn and we’re resourceful,” said Smith, 38, of Pataskala, who co-owns Elite Freight Services, a transportation company, with her husband, Matt. And she’s the sole owner of freight brokerage firm Advanced Transport Solutions.
SODDY-DAISY, TN (WDEF) – English Language Arts is a vital part of a well-rounded education. Samantha Smith is great at making the page come to life for her students at Loftis Middle School. She’s firm, but fun and, she loves sprinkling in a big word from time to time. Dr....