| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:37 PM
The Somerset County Farm Bureau celebrated Food Check-Out Week Feb. 19 by collecting $2,000 of food products, monetary donations and gift cards from five FFA chapters in Somerset County and Somerset County 4-H.
This particular donation was then...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 10:33 AM
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Fifty-two bottles of well-aged whiskey disappeared between his lips, police said, and now it's time for a western Pennsylvania man to settle up.
John Saunders, the former live-in caretaker of a Pittsburgh-area mansion, faces...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:24 PM
MEYERSDALE — John and Corinne Babson of Pittsburgh remember a warmer car show back in 1971, the last time they entered the Pennsylvania Maple Festival's Antique Auto Show.
The Babsons traveled more than 90 miles one way on Sunday morning in their...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Rebecca Anne Katz is at her best when she’s in the pits.
The accomplished multi-instrumentalist can sing, bang on the drums and slap the bass — her favorite, however, is playing upright bass in the orchestra pit.
“Orchestras are really...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:02 PM
After winning his first PIAA Class AA title Saturday in Hershey, Forest Hills' Cody Law has accepted an invitation to compete in the 39th Annual Dapper Dan Wrestling Classic on Sunday at the University of Pittsburgh's Fitzgerald Field House.
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:07 PM
When it comes to high-speed railroads, much of the world is passing America by. Even countries like South Korea and Turkey have moved ahead of us.
Here in the land of the Pennsylvania Railroad and steam-powered passenger trains that could exceed 110 mph...
| May 4, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Two Annapolis sailors, Jeff Borland and Tim Williams, took advantage of favorable winds on their home Chesapeake Bay waters to take the lead in their classes Saturday at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta. Borland leads the nine-boat Etchells class...
| May 5, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Jack W. Alexander, 88, of Mercersburg, Pa., passed away Friday, May 3, 2013, at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital.
Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Nov. 9, 1924, he was the son of Joseph B. Sr. and Charlotte Weir Alexander.
He graduated from Uniontown High...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Smith Mountain Lake is preparing for a college fishing tournament.
The FLW College Fishing tournament will be held on Smith Mountain Lake on April 27. Fifty college teams will be competing for $2,000 and a berth in the Northern Conference Invitational...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:26 AM
Scheduled meetings this week of the Washington County Commissioners, Washington County Board of Education, and Hagerstown Mayor and Council:
WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
County Administration Building
100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Taking a cue from the Bible, the Department of Veterans Affairs has decided the last shall be first.
The agency announced last week it will expedite claims for disability benefits that have been pending for a year or longer. Those veterans will receive...