| Aug 5, 2012
West Virginia University Health Sciences Center
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Dr. C.H. Mitch Jacques, dean of the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center Eastern Division, retired June 30.
Jacques worked for more than 19 years as a physician and...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Alex Shanholtzer and Jesse Kemmerer have been friends for years. The two graduated from Hedgesville High School in 2011. They have played in bands together since they were about 10 years old.
These days, Shanholtzer, 18, and Kemmerer, 19, are getting...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 9:12 PM
Hagerstown Community College professor Elaine Ashby recently worked as a consultant for the National Institute on Drug Abuse website.
Ashby, a professor of biology and chemistry who helped to create HCC’s pharmacy technician program, was part of...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 5:49 PM
For years Pat Terlingo helped cultivate the talents of young students and athletes.
A decade into his retirement, the former North Star School District superintendent is consumed with another kind of cultivation. Terlingo is among the unofficial...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Thirteen new full-time faculty members have joined the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown for the 2012-2013 academic year:
Dawn Drahnak, instructor of nursing, holds an MSN from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a BSN from the University of...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:26 PM
After a decade as chancellor of Penn State Mont Alto, David C. Gnage has said he will retire in May.
He was appointed to the top spot at the college in January 2002, according to a college news release.
During his 10 years at the helm of Penn State Mont...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Each year, the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital honors three Eastern Panhandle women who are leaders in their professions, active in their communities and who serve as role models for girls.
Recognized as honorees for 2012 by the Girl...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Worried Mountain State University students, fearful of their educational futures since they learned their school was losing its accreditation, searched for options Monday at an education fair.
Among them were April Bennett, 29, of Martinsburg, a single...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:33 PM
The Hagerstown Branch of the American Association of University Women awarded 14 scholarships to Washington County students for the 2012-13 academic year.
The awards were funded by proceeds from the AAUW used book sales, plus money given in memory or in...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Joe Moritz had his hands full of sometimes squawking chickens Tuesday morning at the 65th annual Berkeley County Youth Fair.
Moritz, an associate professor of poultry science at West Virginia University, worked well into the afternoon judging 86 sets...
| Aug 13, 2012
The Home Builders Association of Washington County awarded $500 scholarships to nine students in the county.
The students are Scott Hovermale, Clear Spring High; Brent Goebel, Williamsport High; Conor O’Brien, Boonsboro High; Aaron Wagner, Hancock...