| May 14, 2012
| 8:32 PM
Helen MaRea Jones (Sally, to many of her friends), age 87, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away May 12, 2012, at home with her family by her side.
Born in Hanover, Pa., on Aug. 17, 1924, she was the daughter of the late George and Mary Devilbiss, and was...
| May 16, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Not everyone in Washington County who received a recycling bin from Allied Waste this week wanted one.
The trash-hauling company used an opt-out system to sign up customers for curbside recycling pickup service that will start next month.
| Jun 9, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Lefty Kreh is to fly-fishing what James Naismith was to basketball and, perhaps, what Elvis was to rock 'n' roll.
Not only is the now 87-year-old Kreh credited with helping invent the sport in the late 1940s, he later popularized it by writing more...
| Jun 17, 2012
June 20 — The Division of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. 1 to 3 p.m. Call 301-791-4760.
Savvy Managers Book Club
June 20 — Hagerstown-Washington...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Charles D. Beachley Jr., 88, of Falling Waters, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.
Born Jan. 2, 1924, in Middletown, Md., Charlie was the son of the late Charles D. Beachley Sr. and Minnie (Nash) Beachley....
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Mr. Jeffery "Jeff" Gordon Linebaugh, 54, of Brunswick, Md., passed away Friday, July 13, 2012, at Frederick (Md.) Memorial Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Kathy Linebaugh for 35 years.
Born July 28, 1957, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of I....
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Thomas Wayne Kline, 64, of Hagerstown was born April 11, 1948, in Madison, Wis., to parents Vina M. (Simpson) Kline and Albert B. Kline. Tom passed from this life Friday, July 13, 2012, after a short illness.
Tom attended elementary schools in Smithsburg...
| Mar 10, 2013
Alliance of Small Businesses
March 11 — Alliance of Small Businesses’ networking event. Mike Cumberland of Keller Stonebraker Insurance will discuss the options brought about by the Maryland Healthcare Connector — the state exchange...
| Feb 24, 2013
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Steven R. Gormont recently joined F&M Trust as a credit recovery officer.
Gormont brings more than 15 years of banking experience to F&M Trust, having worked in consumer and commercial collections. He was most...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Rick Socks, 58, of Middletown, Md., passed away peacefully at his home Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
Rick was an active member of the Valley known for his amazing woodworking talent, and coaching numerous youth organizations. From the infamous “...
| Feb 2, 2013
African-Americans have been part of the American story from the founding of our nation. Men and women of African ancestry have been instrumental in forging the great nation we have today. For too long, racism and prejudice obscured the rich history of...