| Mar 24, 2012
| 6:15 PM
This will be a senior year Jeffrey Ogburn certainly won’t forget.
First there was the ulcerative colitis, a bowel disease that caused him to spend time in a hospital and be home-schooled until November. Then there was the weight loss associated...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 5:08 PM
It is often a hidden illness, but is becoming more common.
The University of Maryland Medical Center says Crohn’s disease affects thousands of people in the United States. It is an illness that causes inflammation of the intestinal tract,...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:06 PM
Glendale resident Doug Yakich was recently named one of two winners in a national awareness campaign for inflammatory bowel diseases, telling his story of living with Crohn’s disease.
The face and voice of the campaign, called IBD Icons, is “...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Jeffrey Ogburn's most formidable opponent has never stared back at him in a wrestling singlet.
It's been inside his body, causing cramps that force him to double over at times. He's missed school due to hospital stays, some as long as two weeks. He's...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 10:33 PM
Nov. 3, 10 and 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Nov. 4 and 18 from noon to 3 p.m. Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association will host hunter sight-ins on club grounds at 3400 Northwind Road, Carney. Information: Robert Batchelor,...
| May 4, 2012
| 4:42 PM
On a cool Saturday morning, Hamilton A. Smith — the programs call him that, but most every acquaintance calls him Ham or Hammy — is doing his best to do as he always has.
He moves around his barn at Laurel Park, working his staff. His rapid-...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Kate Moskowitz was still in diapers when she diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that would change her life. Not many people have heard of Crohn’s disease, and there’s no one-size-fits-all method of treatment.
Kate, now 5, has already been...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Growing up in Greencastle, Pa., Jason Kabler was all rock 'n' roll. He said he loved to sing in the style of Axl Rose, former lead singer of Guns 'N Roses. But then something happened — his voice changed and he couldn't hit the notes just right...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 7:05 AM
With Jeffrey Ogburn signing to wrestle for Appalachian State and Thomas Payne for Bloomsburg of Pennsylvania, it is the first time Poquoson’s storied program has sent multiple wrestlers to D-I on scholarship since Jacob Inge (VMI), Mike Akers...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 6:21 PM
The three recent high school graduates, in a Chrysler Sebring sedan, were coming home from a birthday party. The 55-year-old warehouse manager, driving a black BMW convertible, was returning from dinner and cards at a friend's house.
| Jul 17, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Fort Collins, Colo.: John (Jack) Leslie Shedd Jr., 91, of Fort Collins, Colo., passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Care Hospital following a brief illness.
Jack was born July 30, 1920, in Aberdeen to Mabel Guldeman...