| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:55 PM
These local student-athletes are expected to sign National Letters of Intent to play college sports on Wednesday's national signing day. If you know of signings that don't appear on this list, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listed by name, high...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:59 PM
A couple with ties to Maryland is believed to be responsible for the shooting death of a Florida police officer.
Benjamin Holtermann, wanted in connection with crimes in Maryland, shot and killed Deputy Jonathan Scott Pine, 34, after a brief foot...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Nathan, the floppy-jowled, big-eared, giant Bloodhound from Maryland who arguably drew the loudest cheers at this year’s Westminster Kennel Club show, almost never made it out to compete.
“I thought about not even showing Nathan,” says...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:38 PM
In Carroll County, Winters Mill built an early lead and hung on to defeat No. 11 South Carroll, 189-183, to retain the Carroll County wrestling championship.
North Carroll and host Westminster tied for third with 144 points.
The Falcons were led by...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:03 AM
In the early years of Columbia, William Cochran often rode his bike from his family's home in Clarksville to explore the new city, where the fountain in man-made Wilde Lake and other examples of public art made an indelible impression.
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:25 AM
A shooting that prompted a three-hour lockdown at McDaniel College early Sunday stemmed from a confrontation between a group of students and four men just off the Westminster campus, police said.
A group of male students was walking back to the campus...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Meteorologists and utility officials cautioned of possible power outages Wednesday night as wind gusts up to 50 mph blow through the region, along with possible thunderstorms and then a burst of cold air.
The combination of high winds and saturated soil...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As of 9:50 a.m., all lanes have reopened on southbound Interstate 83 near Cold Spring Lane after a fatal crash near the Pepsi sign, the Maryland Department of Transportation said.
A driver was ejected amid the crash, which had shut down I-83 earlier...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:38 AM
The Maryland vs. Pennsylvania boys basketball all-star game, which features Maryland seniors from various local leagues, is set for 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Harrisburg Christian Athletic Center.
Last year, the Maryland squad came away with a 117-105...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Towson kept the game close for nearly a quarter before No. 2 Maryland went on a 7-0 run and won, 19-8, Wednesday night.
Kelly McPartland had a game-high six goals for the host Terps (12-0). Gabby Cha (Mount de Sales) gave the Tigers (5-5) a 1-0 lead 2:...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:15 AM
It was March 30, 1923, and Carroll County, like the rest of the nation, was in the depths of Prohibition.
Prohibition, known as the Volstead Act, did not go into effect throughout the nation until Jan. 20, 1920. But Carroll Countians had voted to outlaw...