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December 08, 2019

On This Day in 1907
At 10:20 am., explosions occurred at the No. 6 and No. 8 mines at Monongah, West Virginia. The explosions ripped through the mines at 10:28 a.m., causing the earth to shake as far as eight miles away, shattering buildings and pavements, hurling people and horses violently to the ground, and knocking streetcars off the rails. Three-hundred and sixty-two men and boys died. It remains the worst mine disaster in U.S. history. Over 3,200 miners were killed on the job in U.S. mines in 1907 because mining companies persistently disregarded recognized safety practices.
- Voices of Labor

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Spring 2016 Golf Tournament
Updated On: Jun 16, 2016

Congratulations to Ed SellersMike Brian, and Al Debelius (New Penn) for their first place win in the Local's bi-annual golf event held Saturday, June 11th, at the Hog Neck Golf Course in Easton, Md.

Teams teed off at 8:30 a.m. in a modified shotgun start format, finishing the 18-hole course at the same time in just under five hours. The weather, though a little windy, cooperated with the golfers; warm sun and cool beverages made for a perfect day on the course. Libations and lunch under the club's shaded outdoor pavilion topped off the day.

Second Place: (right)
UPS Package/Baltimore

  • Brian Pitt
  • Tony Petraglia
  • Chris Maurer

Third Place: (bottom right)
UPS/Hunt Valley

  • PJ Campbell
  • Matt Parks
  • Travis Charette

Long Drive -
Chris Maurer (UPS/Baltimore)

Close to Pin-
Lou Lubowski (Retired)

View gallery photos here.

Photos/Teamsters Joint Council 62


 
 
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