| May 26, 2012
| 2:46 PM
With two National Merit Scholarship finalists among them plus $3 million awarded in scholarships, the Hedgesville High School Class of 2012 had a good year.
The school’s commencement was held Saturday morning at Shepherd University’s...
| May 27, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Anthony Cory Ham, a Jefferson High School senior, would have been the first in his family to graduate from high school if a tragic accident last month had not claimed his young life.
Instead, his cap and gown were presented to his mother and other family...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:04 PM
Editor’s note: As part of its ongoing coverage for Tuesday’s general election, The Herald-Mail asked the 10 candidates seeking five open Berkeley County, W.Va., magistrate positions the following questions:
Question 1: What is your legal...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:54 PM
West Virginia University Hospitals-East and the WVU Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division will sponsor a community mini-medical school program on various infectious diseases.
The seminar, titled "MRSA and Other Bugs," will be Tuesday,...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:23 PM
Marc Thomas Valentine has opened a new law practice at 214 E. Union St., Somerset.
He is a Somerset County native who graduated from West Virginia University College of Law and has an undergraduate degree in engineering from Penn State. He spent...
| Aug 26, 2012
Eastern Panhandle Anesthesia Associates
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Dr. Christopher M. Spiess, anesthesiologist, recently joined Eastern Panhandle Anesthesia Associates, based at City Hospital in Martinsburg.
Spiess recently completed a residency in...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Sons learn from their fathers. Whether it’s how to throw a ball, ride a bike, shave or tie a tie, the lessons fathers teach can last a lifetime.
But how do those lessons change when a son joins his father in business?
Howard Magazine talked with...
| Sep 2, 2012
Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA
GREENCASTLE, Pa. — Scott Palmer and Jim Crumrine, with Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA, were recognized as agents of the month for June in the Greencastle office.
The award is given based on the number of listings taken, sales...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Teri Jene Keller of South Hagerstown High School graduated with a grade-point average of 3.97 and will attend Salisbury University in the fall.
She was selected to receive the Salisbury University Presidential Scholarship, the West Virginia University...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:09 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who had higher levels of a common synthetic chemical in their blood were more likely to have heart disease or have had a stroke, in a new U.S. study.
The chemical, known as perfluorooctanoic acid or PFOA, is found in...