| Jun 15, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Jerry Bowen's lessons for life come from solid foundations — his father's example, his church's teachings and from the living geology of Earth.
Bowen, 60, of Hagerstown, is a caver, something he picked from his father.
"My love for caving was...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Forty-four Rotary clubs are participating in a districtwide, five-day bicycle ride fundraiser to support Rotary International’s efforts to eradicate polio worldwide.
Riders will begin Wednesday at locations in West Virginia, Maryland and...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Groton: Services for Ruth Hoops, 82, of Groton will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 27, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Ferney. The Rev. Lloyd Redhage will officiate. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Aberdeen, under the direction of Paetznick-...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:58 AM
On June 20, five members and one potential new member of the Hagerstown Rotary Club rode bikes more than 20 miles from Williamsport to Greencastle, Pa., to raise money for Rotary International’s Polio Plus campaign.
The members were provided...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 10:01 AM
Members of the Rotary Club of Petoskey and their spouses or guests gathered Tuesday at the Petoskey-Bay View Country Club to celebrate the annual Exchange of Officers banquet and kick off their 91st year.
President Jim Wibby presided over the social...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 3:38 PM
After 38 years with Washington County Public Schools, including 21 years teaching and several years serving as principal at four primary or elementary schools, Ellen Hayes said she is looking forward to doing other things with her mornings, but she will...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 3:24 PM
The Third Annual Arts for Healing Exhibit and Reception will take place on July 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Johnstown.
The exhibition is currently on display in the museum and will be shown through Aug. 10.
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:41 PM
It is always a joy to visit with people older than me, and learn about their lives. I recently met Delores “Dee” Todd, a charming lady in her nineties who was born in Gwinner, N.D.
After moving many, many times, she graduated from high...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 1:32 PM
For the first time in history, slightly more than half of newborn Americans are people of color. It is projected that by 2050, the majority of Americans will be from minority populations. This demographic shift has serious implications on a myriad of...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Police in Derry Township looking for a man accused of posing as one of them.
According to police, the man identified himself as an officer to a couple near Caracas Avenue and Ridge Road in Hershey around 2:30 Thursday morning.
"He was wearing plain...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 3:57 AM
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia -- Health officials say they have made an important discovery in the mystery surrounding the deaths of 64 children in Cambodia.
The Institut Pasteur in Cambodia tested samples taken from 24 patients and found 15 had tested positive...