| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Charter pilot Martin Campanella said he thought he was doing the right thing when he refused to fly a plane he believed was unsafe.
The Forest Hill resident said he was fired after he made an emergency landing with several passengers aboard a 10-seat...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:28 PM
A suspicious package that was found over the weekend on the front porch of a home near Hagerstown turned out to be harmless, the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office said.
The package was discovered shortly after 10 p.m. Saturday by an occupant of...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
A Washington County developer has purchased land along Hagerstown’s Dual Highway where cars have been sold for generations, and is planning to build a large office and commercial building there in about two years.
The four-acre site, long the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Until now, the most famous Bull Run in Virginia was a bloody Civil War clash fought in Manassas. That's set to change on Saturday, Aug. 24, when the Great Bull Run brings fierce animals and thousands of thrill-seekers to a drag strip just south of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Call them port discoveries.
Federal agents intercepted dozens of animal skeletons at the port of Baltimore in recent weeks because they "pose a potential threat to the United States poultry industry," according to the Department of Homeland Security....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Besting Kentucky for a prospect rarely moved the needle for a nationally prominent football program such as Virginia Tech. But given first-year coach Mark Stoops’ recent recruiting gets, offensive tackle Brady Taylor’s commitment to the Hokies...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Travis James Williams, 26, of 2011 Starlight Lane, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Friday, July 19, 2013.
Born Saturday, Jan. 3, 1987, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Robert E. Sprankle Jr. and Sylvia J. (Williams) Sprankle of Hagerstown.
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Pilots were not the only ones propelling objects through the air Saturday morning at Hagerstown Regional Airport.
Players bent the metaphorical throttle on dodgeballs, sending them hurling across the field to wallop opposing team members.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Leila Aileen Jungwirth, 94, of Redfield died July 8, 2013, at the Eastern Star Home in Redfield. Mass of Christian burial will be Thursday, July 11, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Zell. Father Christopher Hughes will celebrate the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:38 AM
It's the age-old query of the historian. And, through its lens, one can view any war and the subsequent history.
What if the Moors had won the battle of Tours? What if the Allies had been turned back at Normandy? What if Robert E. Lee had...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
James H. Eacker, a retired Rouse Co. executive who was active in environmental issues, died June 8 of heart failure at Howard County General Hospital. He was 79.
The son of the former president of Boston Gas & Electric Co. and a homemaker, he was born...