| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Actor Kevin Bacon brought his star power to a charity event Wednesday at the University of Maryland, College Park. But the cheers the actor received were not as loud as the hoots and hollers directed toward the six student groups competing for $5,000...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Christine Ann Vought, 51 of Garrett, died Sept. 14, 2012 in Ocean City, Md. Born June 23, 1961 in McKeesport, a daughter of Mary Ann (Williamson) Eger, of McKeesport, and the late Edward Eger. Also preceded in death by her brother Eddie Eger. Survived...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 7:56 PM
Brian Arnfelt should be on Northwestern's "good hands" team.
Though a lineman's hands often are called paws, Arnfelt uses his digits to play the keyboard in his apartment. His affinity for piano comes from his mother, Cathy, who owns a music studio in...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 1:23 PM
TAMPA -- Later tonight, Florida State will be attempting to accomplish something that has eluded Jimbo Fisher since he took over as head coach in 2010: The Seminoles will be going for their first win in a road opener in three seasons.
The last time FSU...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 8:54 PM
For years people around the country have been climbing mountains for CureDuchenne.
As they raise money and awareness, they also get younger.
Most recently, 8-year-old Tyler Armstrong climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro and helped raise about $40,000 for the Newport...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Despite her physical limitations, Lori Hastings is doing what she can to "pay it forward" to children suffering from muscular, neurological and degenerative diseases.
Hastings was diagnosed herself with muscular dystrophy as a 12-year-old girl. Over...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:09 PM
A former editor of mine sometimes referred to what he called a "Hey, Martha" story.
That was his term for a story with an offbeat or amusing twist. In other words, if an old couple were rocking on their front porch while the husband read the paper, he...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:40 PM
On behalf of the Sipesville Volunteer Fire Company we would like to express our sincere gratitude to the People of Somerset County who donated on the weekends of March 24, 25 and 31 at the entrances to Lowe's and Walmart. We decided as an organization to...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 12:26 PM
A Roanoke man believes you can change his life.
May is National Mobility Awareness Month and a unique contest is underway that could help people with physical disabilities.
Garrett Glass of Roanoke is one of them.
He's had Becker's Muscular Dystrophy...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Foothill Boulevard was swarming with firefighters Tuesday and Wednesday, many hollering and waving rubber boots at passing motorists.
There was no emergency. Los Angeles County firefighters were out to “fill the boot” for the Muscular...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:06 AM
Local Jiffy Lube Promotes Fundraising Program for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Jiffy LubeŽ is teaming up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in the fight against neuromuscular diseases. The goal of Jiffy Lube is to raise $1 million...