| Aug 26, 2011
| 10:23 AM
As Hurricane Irene moves closer to Maryland, Annapolis MayorJoshua J. Cohen declared a State of Emergency within the city limits, effective 10 a.m. Friday, urging residents in low-lying areas to evacuate by Saturday afternoon.
Worcester County also...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 1:08 PM
The Maryland Emergency Management Agency offers a mobile service to find your nearest shelter: Text SHELTER + ZIP Code to 43362. The agency provides updates on Twitter (@mema_feeds).
•The American Red Cross is opening shelters across the state. For...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:12 PM
Aberdeen 21, Fallston 14
Annapolis Area Christian 40, Pallotti 0
Arundel 58, Southern-AA 13
Atholton 48, Centennial 0
Bel Air 21, C. Milton Wright 14
Bethesda 28, Walter Johnson 14
Bishop Ireton, Va. 48, St. Mary's Ryken 0
Bishop Walsh 57,...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 1:32 PM
U.S. Marshals finally caught up with a federal fugitive from Franklin County this morning. 61 year old Van Dorn Palmer of Waynesboro, had been a fugitive for over two years. In July 2009, an Indictment was issued by a federal grand jury in the Middle...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 1:10 PM
Dr. Edwin H. T. Besson, a retired pediatrician who was the former chairman of the St. Agnes Hospital pediatric department, died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, Dec. 4 at his Ellicott City home. He was 85.
In a memoir, he...
| Oct 15, 2009
With Halloween costumes in the stores before Labor Day, it's obvious that the haunted mindset is pretty close to a year-round thing in Florida.
In tourist destinations ranging from Key West to St. Augustine and Fernandina Beach, ghosts are a permanent...
| Aug 14, 2009
Pocomoke River State Park. To make reservations, call 888-432-2267 or go to: reservations.dnr.state.md.us. To fish the lower Pocomoke River, you need a Chesapeake Bay Sports Fishing License. A five-day license for residents and nonresidents is $6 and...
| Mar 2, 1999
When competing against his fellow chicken growers for Piedmont Poultry, farmer Lloyd West played by the rules, and for years it did nothing but cost him money.
Eventually he found out why. Some of the other farmers were cheating - falsely reporting lower...