| Mar 18, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Waynesboro native Steve Graham has a dog and cat at home, which is a far cry from the years he spent with 400 large exotic animals outside his bedroom window.
On some of the nights he spent living at the Detroit Zoo, Graham would mimic the squeal of a...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Based on Mount St. Mary's 1-7 nonconference record, it might seem the Mountaineers aren't quite ready to step into Northeast Conference play this weekend. But that's not how the Mountaineers see it.
After all, the past two years they've started 1-7...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:44 AM
Baltimore-area police departments are among the law enforcement agencies worldwide expected to take in part Friday in the first Global Police Tweet-a-Thon on Twitter.
Annapolis, Baltimore and Salisbury are among the departments in Maryland that are...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 5:06 PM
The Federal Aviation Administration plans to close five air traffic control towers in Maryland — among 149 nationwide — to comply with across-the-board budget cuts mandated by Congress, a move that could clog operations at BWI Marshall...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Katherine Virginia Potter, 70, of Smithsburg, Md., died Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at her home.
Born April 20, 1942, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Rosalie Clipp Potter.
She was of the Protestant faith.
She is survived by...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Viola E. Waugh, 93, of Funkstown, Md., died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Feb. 13, 1920, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Clarence Russell and Vallie Gertrude Houck Long.
She was preceded in death by her husband,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Janet Miller Gentry, 88, of South Pointe, Hagerstown, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at her home.
Born in Huntington, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Richard Gladden Miller and Miriam Jenkyn Miller.
She was predeceased by her husband of 48 years,...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:00 AM
There are three Division III schools in Maryland that have six opponents ranked in the preseason top 20 poll as compiled by Inside Lacrosse on their schedules. Stevenson and Salisbury are two of them, and the third is St. Mary’s.
The Seahawks have...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Tax-break Enterprise Zones in Baltimore and the Eastern Shore will expand after getting an OK from Maryland's economic development agency, the state said Thursday.
The city's zone was altered to include Harbor Point and nearby portions of South...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Today — Joel Merrbaugh, Broadfording Road, Hagerstown, turns 55; Brooklyn Salisbury, Hagerstown, turns 20; Darin Shifler, Sharpsburg, turns 50.
Jan. 19 — Brenda Kretzer, Della Lane, Boonsboro, turns 47; Eli JohnAllen Gregg,...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:20 PM
State environmental officials are drilling monitoring wells on the outskirts of Salisbury to get a better handle on ground-water contamination there that has fouled dozens of household wells with a potentially cancer-causing chemical, according to a...