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  • Baby dies after 'highly intoxicated' mother passes out on her

    Baby dies after 'highly intoxicated' mother passes out on her
    A two-month old Hagerstown girl died after her mother passed out while breastfeeding her early Saturday, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
  • A Christmas tree with character

    Editor’s note: Lisa Prejean is on vacation. This column originally was published in 2008. The weekend after Thanksgiving I take my artificial Christmas tree out of the basement and cart it to school. There’s a certain sentimental quality that...

    Holiday shopping 101: Stay safe, have fun, be nice

    Holiday shopping 101: Stay safe, have fun, be nice
    I am a Black Friday survivor. I have not only survived my years as a shopper, I have also lived to tell the tales from being in the trenches on the other side of the counter. As a shopper, I have fond memories getting up early with my mom and sisters to...

    Generation got jiggly with processed food

    I am a post-Jell-O generation hold-out. My mom lived and learned to cook during the 1950s and ‘60s, the heyday of the congealed salad and dessert. So at every picnic, party and family get-together of my youth, there was Jell-O in all its jiggly...

    Killer at center of prisoner release case convicted again

    Killer at center of prisoner release case convicted again
    On the night in 1975 that Merle W. Unger Jr. killed Hagerstown police officer Donald Kline, a black cat named Midnight gave away his hiding spot in a local basement. It was one of many attempts Unger would make to elude police and life in prison. On...