| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:52 AM
When he was in fifth grade, Tim Downs arrived at an important life decision: he would play football at Maryland.
Growing up in Latrobe, Pa., Downs idolized Kyle Schmitt, an offensive lineman at Derry Area High School who had accepted a football...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Ryan Gerney is the Boswell Lions Club "Senior of the Month" for December.
He is the son of Mark and Janis Gerney of Stoystown
The Lions Club award is based on scholarship, citizenship, and activities in the school and community. He will be...
| Dec 2, 2012
As the world’s economy becomes more global in scope, more companies are rethinking the way they do business — everything from redesigning websites to attract a global audience to investing in overseas manufacturing and distribution facilities....
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Ms. G. Margaretta "Maggie" Williams, 92, of Greencastle, Pa., died early Monday afternoon, Nov. 26, 2012, at Menno Haven of Chambersburg, Pa.
Born Dec. 8, 1919, in Greencastle, she was a daughter of the late Melanchton Santee "Pal" and Lucy Pauline...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Here are five storylines to watch during Maryland's opening game Friday night against Kentucky at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.:
How will Maryland's bulk — freshmen Shaquille Cleare and Charles Mitchell each top 260 pounds —...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The box score for Maryland's opening-game loss to Kentucky contained one gaudy, improbable number — 28.
"I've never seen anything like it," Wildcats coach John Calipari said of the 28 offensive rebounds — 19 in the first half — the...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Perry, a Johnstown native and watercolor artist, has decided to split his exhibit into two categories, as the exhibit name suggests. The "Faces" portion of the exhibit demonstrates every state of diversity and emotion, while the "Places" portion...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 11:45 AM
St. Paul's UCC will host soprano Melissa Kaim in a free recital at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Kaim, who is a native of Davidsville, holds degrees in music performance from Yale University and music education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She has been a...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Lynly Safran McCoog, a homemaker who was a Lutherville school volunteer, died of breast cancer Nov. 13 at the Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care in Towson. She was 43 and lived in Lutherville.
Born Lynly Safran in Toms River, N.J., she was the daughter of...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 9:52 PM
Calvin D. Phillips is Northern State University's new vice president of student affairs.
Phillips, 47, recently held a position at the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg, Texas, as associate vice president of student affairs and dean of...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Amanda Pelipesky and Michael Manges have announced their engagement.
Miss Pelipesky is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Pelipesky of Nanty Glo. Her fiance is the son of Roxanne Manges and the late Alan Manges of Central City.