| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Residents of Baltimore were naturally jittery as news swept through the city 150 years ago that Confederate and Union forces were about to meet in an epic battle unfolding in Gettysburg, a small Pennsylvania farming village.
And when it was over, it...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:48 PM
- Monday, July 1 — American Legion, 400 American Legion Ave., Williamsport, 1 to 7 p.m.
- Monday,July 1— Lions Center, 310 S. George St., Ranson, W.Va., 1 to 7 p.m.
- Tuesday, July 2 —Hagerstown Community College Student Center...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Tobacco free classes
“Tobacco Free for Life” two-week classes will be offered at the Washington County Health Department, 13114 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown Mondays and Thursdays, July 8, 11, 15 and 18; Aug. 5, 8, 12 and 15; and Sept. 9,...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Three members of Washington County’s delegation to the Maryland General Assembly have been named to a joint commission to study safety and security issues in the state’s correctional facilities in the wake of a scandal at the Baltimore City...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Average national gas prices were once again lower Monday than they were last week, but they rose for another week in Hagerstown.
The local average price of regular grade gas was $3.44 a gallon Monday, up from the $3.39 average the same time last week and...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Brent Borreson could be spending the night partying with Sting.
But instead of attending a celebration with the rock star on Saturday, April 13, he'll be in Hagerstown raising money to fight breast cancer.
Borreson, a Redken global artist, will be the...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Ronald Lee Huffman, 64, of Romney, W.Va., died Monday, March 18, 2013, at Western Maryland Health Systems in Cumberland, Md. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, W.Va. The service will be Saturday...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
2013 Shippensburg University student art exhibit
The exhibit will feature a variety of visual art media produced by Shippensburg University art and design students. Exhibit continues through Thursday, March 28. Shippensburg University’s Kauffman...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Evelyn Genevieve Dawson, 81, of Cumberland, Md., died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
Born June 8, 1931, in Frederick, Md., she was the daughter of the late John J. Thomas Summers and Emma Jane (French) Summers....
| Mar 8, 2013
| 5:12 PM
U.S. Senators Benjamin L. Cardin and Barbara Mikulski have reintroduced legislation to allow for an advisory commission that helps communities along the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park have input on the park’s operations.
| Mar 9, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Gerald “Daddy Lee” Myers, 90, of Hagerstown, Md., went home with the Lord on Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Fahrney-Keedy Home & Village in Boonsboro, Md.
Born June 21, 1922, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Frances G. (Miller) and J....