| May 6, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Members of Boy Scout Troop 412 were involved in a service project with the MS Walk at Antietam National Battlefield on April 27.
The Scouts assisted with the logistical operations of the event and practiced the Leave No Trace principle by ensuring the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:06 PM
A child was flown to the hospital after he fell off a skateboard Friday afternoon in the 18800 block of Shepherdstown Pike near Antietam National Battlefield, a Washington County Emergency Services supervisor said.
The supervisor said the accident was...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 5:38 PM
As part of the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the Allison-Antrim Museum in Greencastle hosted five nationally recognized Civil War speakers on Saturday.
Ted Alexander, chief historian at Antietam National Battlefield,...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:08 PM
"Gods and Generals" author Jeff Shaara announced Monday he would match up to $5,000 in contributions to help fund a documentary about the Antietam National Battlefield Memorial Illumination.
Former Hagerstown resident Michael Wicklein is producing a...
| Apr 21, 2013
Maryland Life magazine
Ten Washington County businesses and attractions recently were honored by the readers and editors of Maryland Life magazine.
The magazine’s third annual Free State’s Finest contest attracted more than 3,400 votes cast...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 2:11 PM
On the surface, Jennifer Poffenberger's life seems fairly normal.
She has been married for 22 years, is the mother of two teenage boys and has a full-time job.
Like other parents, she's involved in her children's activities and finds time to volunteer...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:23 PM
A boom bellowed and black smoke poured from the barrel’s mouth, but the caliber of sound the cannon made was only narrowly louder than the subsequent shrieks and gasps from the 12-and-younger crowd on Saturday at Antietam National Battlefield....
| Apr 29, 2013
Battlefield superintendent thanks volunteers
To the editor:
On Saturday, April 6, Antietam National Battlefield participated in both the Civil War Preservation Trust’s Park Day and the Alice Ferguson Foundation’s Potomac Watershed Cleanup....
| Jun 8, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Like the proverbial elephant, the community of Williamsport never forgets.
Saturday’s fourth annual Nick Adenhart Memorial 5K was a sea of red and blue, as 275 participants, many decked out in Williamsport Wildcats and Anaheim Angels gear, came out...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 6:23 PM
Williamsport’s Tony Clement pulled off a sweep of the 5K and 10K races on Sunday morning at the 34th annual Run Through History at Antietam National Battlefield.
Clement, a former standout runner at Hagerstown Community College, opened his day by...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
A fundraising effort to support a feature-length documentary about the annual Antietam National Battlefield Memorial Illumination failed to meet its goal by a May 24 deadline, filmmaker Michael Wicklein said.
Wicklein, a former Hagerstown resident,...