Sgt. Lawrence Everhart

SAR Compatriots Officiate At Frederick News Post's History Bee

Attached are photographs taken at the annual History Bee, sponsored by the Frederick News Post and the Law Offices of Scott Alan Morrison,  for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders in Frederick County, Maryland.  Compatriots from the Sergeant Lawrence Everhart SAR Chapter performed voluntary service at this educational community event.​


SAR Honors Eagle Scouts

The Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter of  the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) presented the SAR’s coveted Eagle Scout Award to four Scouts in Kemptown, Maryland Boy Scout Troop 1023 in ceremonies at Saint Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church in Ijamsville earlier this month.

Sergeant Lawrence Everhart SAR Chapter Honors Vietnam Veterans

Sergeant Lawrence Everhart SAR Chapter Represented at Vietnam Veterans' Day Proclamation Ceremonies


Compatriots of the Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter participated in ceremonies at Frederick City Hall at which Frederick Mayor Randy McClement and the City of Frederick Aldermen proclaimed March 30, 2016 as "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans' Day".  Participating in the ceremonies were SAR Chapter President Donald Deering, Vice President Pat Barron, Immediate Past President George Lewis, and Compatriots Ron Harbaugh and Larry Bishop.


Frederick Town Fife and Drum recruiting members

The Frederick Town Fife and Drum (FTFD) is Recruiting Boys and Girls Ages 11-19. This Revolutionary War based musical ensemble is dedicated to preserving the historic art of fifing and drumming at live performances, parades, historical celebrations, concerts and civic events. Like Colonial Williamsburg’s fifes and drums, Fredrick’s uniformed corps, are drawing and entertaining new and repeat visitors to our county and Frederick City’s bustling downtown area.

SAR honors Criswell Chevrolet of Thurmont with national award

The Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter of the Maryland Society of Sons of the American Revolution recently honored Criswell Chevrolet of Thurmont with the Flag Certificate of the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, in recognition of exemplary patriotism in the display of the United States flag. Criswell Chevrolet was selected for this honor for its highly visable display of the flag, consistent with the United States Flag Code.

Ruth Bielobocky Receives SAR's Martha Washington Medal

Today's Frederick News Post (Frederick, Maryland) features the attached article - [Bielobocky] Receives SAR's Martha Washington Medal


As the year closes out, the Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter has two news releases in the publication queue at the Frederick News Post.


The SAR chapter garnered 57 print media exposures in 2015, most of these in the Frederick News Post.


250th Anniversary of the repudiation of the British Stamp Act

On the occasion of the 250th anniversary of the repudiation of the British Stamp Act in Frederick County, the Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter received "airtime" on the City of Frederick's Cable Channel 99 in this video, narrated by John Fieseler, Executive Director of the Tourism Council of Frederick County. See the following YouTube link:  

Parade, Protest, and Patriots To Mark 250th Anniversary of Repudiation Act

A victory parade will be conducted in downtown Frederick on Saturday, November 21st to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the repudiation of the British Stamp Act by “Twelve Immortal Justices” of the Frederick County Court.  Wearing 18th century dress, the marchers, consistent with custom of the time, will stage a mock funeral, carrying a coffin bearing a sign – “The Stamp Act, expired of a mortal stab received from the Genius of Liberty in Frederick County Court”.


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