| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:16 PM
A month after the school shootings in Connecticut, President Obama is preparing to unveil a major gun control proposal Wednesday morning. And Virginia lawmakers are promoting legislation they say will make an immediate impact on gun safety in the state....
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Ricky Bruce Koogle, 54, of Middletown, Md., passed away Jan. 2, 2013, after a lengthy battle with many illnesses. He was a great patient with a wonderful positive attitude.
He was the husband of Kathleen Koogle for 35 years, and father to Richard Koogle...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Mrs. Lou Anna Seamone Flegal, 87, entered peacefully into her final rest with our Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 30, 2012.
Mrs. Flegal was a very brave and compassionate woman. She was one of a kind!
Mrs. Flegal was born Feb. 23, 1925, in Philippi,...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Wichita is among the top metro areas in the nation in high-tech jobs according to a new report. The report by the Bay Area Council Economic Institute ranks Wichita No 6. It says almost 15% of jobs in Wichita are considered high-tech.
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| Dec 15, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Leon R. Bowers, 78, of Dargan, Md., passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, Dec. 13, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.
Born Oct. 2, 1934, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Samuel and Viola (Shaw) Bowers.
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:54 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a broad comparison of U.S. dietary standards and real Americans' eating habits, researchers found that people fall short of nutritional recommendations overall, but some groups are worse than others.
Among the findings,...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:52 PM
The agency charged with overseeing federal buildings said Monday it will begin reviewing sites for a new FBI headquarters, formally launching a competition that has quietly pitted Maryland against its neighbors for more than a year.
State and local...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Somerset Area High School and Middle School honor roll for the first nine weeks has been released.
Amanda Barclay, Ross Bell, Casey Boyer, Mariah Fabian, Heather Fleegle, Zane Helsley, Erin Ludy, Ashley May, Mark...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:42 PM
A Boonsboro man indicted in October by a Washington County grand jury on charges of physically neglecting and stealing from a vulnerable adult was recently sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for health care fraud and drug distribution convictions....
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:05 PM
The Honorable David O’Brien Martin, 68, of Hedgesville, W.Va., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at his residence while under the care of Hospice and surrounded by his wife and family.
Born April 26, 1944, in St. Lawrence Co., N.Y., he was...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Syrian dissidents: U.S. citizen Mohamad "Alex" Soueid will be detained through his trial date, a judge has ruled; Soueid is accused of monitoring Syrian dissidents in the U.S....