| Jan 5, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Bruce Alfred Pierce, 84, of Hagerstown, Md., passed from this life Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at Julia Manor Health Care Center in Hagerstown.
Born July 13, 1928, in Hendersonville, N.C., he was the son of the late Lee Felia and Dorothy Helen (Graves)...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Dr. Lorenz E. Zimmerman, the founder of modern ophthalmic pathology, who spent his nearly 60-year career studying diseases of the eye, died March 16 of complications from an infection at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. He was 92.
| May 21, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Even as a freshman entering Wheaton North High School, Samuel Watts had his heart set on joining the military. “He just wanted to serve,” his …...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:05 AM
The outdoors is known to have therapeutic values. The values are magnified tremendously when wounded warriors are the recipients.
Outdoorsman, writer and television personality Jim Zumbo of Cody, Wyo., coordinates hunting and fishing trips for Purple...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:57 PM
An injured Anderson soldier is one step closer to getting a home that meets his needs.
Several unions have agreed to work together to build a home that is handicap accessible for Tim Senkowski.
The unions were contacted by The Path Home, a non-profit...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Windber Medical Center CEO Barbara Cliff presented the center's 2012 VeteranCare Service Award to Dr. Kim Marley Thursday night at a special recognition ceremony at the Windber American Legion.
The award is given each year to a veteran who has...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:28 AM
The bus carrying Cody Stanton and other wounded soldiers breezed up Interstate 95 on Tuesday to the site of the former World Trade Center in New York, with an escort arranged by Baltimore's police commissioner.
The side door opened, and Stanton, who lost...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:06 PM
The Ryan A. Balmer American Legion Post 161 will host an upcoming benefit to support Army Spc. Lucas Oppelt, a 2000 Mishawaka High School graduate critically injured in Afghanistan over Memorial Day weekend.
WHEN: 4 to 9 p.m. June 30 (Saturday)
| Jun 14, 2012
| 4:13 PM
A Mishawaka native who was critically injured while serving in Afghanistan is in good spirits, his sister tells WSBT, because of the outpouring of community support.
Two weeks ago, Sgt. Lucas Oppelt, stepped on an Improvised Explosive Device while...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Dale I. Beatty vividly remembers his first glimpse of a Fisher House, a home away from home for wounded troops and their families.
The former North Carolina Army National Guard staff sergeant had lost both legs in an explosion in Iraq in 2004 and was...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Scott Parsons keeps going.
Long after the older brother he idolized growing up in Ohio quit his own competitive kayak racing career, long after the best friend he met through their kayaking families did the same, Parsons is like Peter Pan in a wet suit,...