| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Eldersburg resident Sara Griffiths was among more than 5,000 students who received degrees during Drexel University's 125th commencement last spring. Griffiths earned a master of science degree from Drexel's College of Information Science and Technology....
| Feb 15, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Region I volleyball champion Jamestown High put two players on the Virginia High School Coaches Association Group AA All-State first team and another on the second team, as the Bay Rivers placed five players on the all-state squad. Junior setter Monique...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 12:32 PM
According to Appalachian Power and the National Weather Service, the threat of a dam failure at the Byllesby/Buck hydroelectric dam on the New River has been downgraded.
Officials in Wythe County warned residents of a potential dam failure earlier...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Abingdon 57, Tazewell 49
Alleghany 44, Staunton River 35
Atlantic Shores Christian 32, Hampton Christian 19
Atlee 59, Lee-Davis 56
Bassett 31, Patrick County 27
Blacksburg 47, Christiansburg 41
Broad Run 53, Freedom...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:00 AM
While Chesapeake Bay pollution from sewage plants and industries has declined overall in recent years, illegal discharges from those sources are still dumping significant amounts of water-fouling nutrients into the troubled estuary, says a Washington-...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Lee Richardson is a pioneer of sorts in taking a new look at a very old energy source.
The Wicomico County poultry farmer just finished installing a commercial-sized wood pellet stove to heat one of his chicken houses in Willards, east of Salisbury. When...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 12:01 PM
The Virginia Department of Transportation will suspend lane closures on interstates and roads across the state for the Thanksgiving holiday.
The lane closures will be lifted from noon Wednesday until noon Monday.
Construction zones with concrete...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Howard Hord considers himself a chef of sorts, but the food he works with is a little past its prime.
Using moldy melon rinds, orange peels and other castoff fruit and vegetables from some Howard County kitchens, Hord is "cooking" the first batches of...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 10:58 AM
The accident has been cleared.
1:37 p.m. Monday: Expect traffic delays on Interstate 77 North in Carroll County.
An accident is slowing traffic.
The accident is at mile marker 21 on I-77 North, about two miles north of Exit...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 2:40 PM
The names of the three people killed in the 95 car pile-up on Interstate 77 in Carroll County on Sunday have been released.
William M. Sosebee, 33, of Allen, Ky., was a passenger in a vehicle that collided with a tractor-trailer in the southbound...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:33 PM
It is a wet day in Carroll County — not too welcoming.
But in the kitchen of Pete Truby's Sykesville house, the scenario is considerably cozier.
For starters, there are his dogs — a beagle named Molly and a vizsla known as Murphy — who...