| Feb 3, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Devin Butler has the date memorized: October 13, 2008.
Columbus Day meant no school for the 13-year-old eighth-grader. So when his father woke him early that Monday morning, the future Notre Dame cornerback was confused.
“Something happened to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Jan Houbolt may be the most influential Baltimorean you've never heard of. As head of the Greater Baltimore Committee's Leadership Program since 1989, he has helped groom some of the state's up-and-coming leaders through a 10-month-long series of site...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:18 AM
WASHINGTON — The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, the president's former pastor whose sermons touched off a firestorm in the 2008 political campaign, urged today that Barack Obama heed the words of the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and transform the country...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:48 AM
First it was military schools and now it's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference institutions expressing serious interest in Grafton High boys basketball star Elijah Moore. Two assistants from defending MEAC champion Norfolk State checked out Moore during...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:24 PM
The Rev. Vernon Dobson, a Baptist minister and civil rights leader, died Saturday of complications of a stroke. He was 89.
As a leading figure in Baltimore's civil rights movement, Mr. Dobson lived a life molded by the struggle for equality — a...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer was scheduled to meet with Stanford’s Pep Hamilton on Monday about becoming the Hokies’ offensive coordinator, a source confirmed. Bruce Feldman of CBSSports.com first tweeted the news.
Beamer is in...
| Jun 5, 2013
— First lady Michelle Obama will meet privately Wednesday at the White House with 26 students from Harper High School as a follow-up to an emotional meeting in Chicago two months ago in which the students bore witness to the epidemic of gun...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Bernard Anthony Johnson has been named director of athletics, physical education and leisure studies at Hagerstown Community College.
Johnson will begin his duties at HCC in July, taking over for Robert “Bo” Myers, who is retiring at the...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:14 AM
The Rev. Dr. Alfred A. Vaughn, who had pastored United Methodist churches for nearly 40 years, died May 21 of heart disease at his Cedonia home. He was 90.
"He was clear, insightful and persuasive but not loud. He was gentle. That is the way he was as...
| May 19, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Mike Williams recalls having only one black, male teacher during his K-12 education in Montgomery County, Md.
“I felt a bit isolated. That’s coming from me, and I was fairly popular. I was an athlete,” said Williams, 43, now a social...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:31 AM
College football juniors and redshirt sophomores have until Tuesday to declare for the NFL draft, a deadline that adds urgency to Virginia Tech’s presumed and oh-so-unusual search for an offensive coordinator.
Urgency because Hokies junior Logan...