| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Patricia Feldman is known as Mamie by the children and teachers at St. Peter School. The nickname was given to her by her oldest grandson.
"Mrs. Pat Feldman, or otherwise affectionately known as 'Mamie,' has been a staple at Saint Peter School for many...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 5:18 AM
In a cheery room in Cockeysville, two dozen people sit with their heads down, focused on the papers in front of them. The only sound is the scratching of pencils on paper.
The sight triggers memories of school days, but this is no group of middle...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:13 PM
Hiram R. Zimmerman, 86, Stoystown, died Feb. 11, 2013, at his daughter Kim’s home. Born Dec. 22, 1926, in Quemahoning Township. Son of Frederick B. and Lucy A. (Geisel) Zimmerman. Preceded in death by parents, wife Dolores J. (Stufft) on March 20,...
| Feb 16, 2013
Lisa Graff, an author who teaches children's literature at McDaniel College, can't read a map to save her life.
She's terrible at crossword puzzles, has trouble telling her left hand from her right and uses far too many exclamation points. While she was...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Ruth M. Walker, 84, of Chambersburg, Pa., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at Chambersburg Hospital.
Born March 26, 1928, in Mercersburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late William H. and Florence V. Keadle Clark.
Ruth attended Mercersburg Public...
| Feb 18, 2013
Pope Benedict XVI may be the first pope to resign in 600 years, but he is not the first person to step down from his job as he ages.
That's called retiring.
As a retiree, the pontiff has plenty of company. And if he wanted it, he would have no...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Mary Alma O'Connor Lears, a former Walters Art Museum volunteer guide whose keen eyes alerted officials to a $1 million theft later linked to a gallery security guard, died of lung disease Jan. 24 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Towson and former Roland...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Jacqueline Rosina (Drake) Rihard, 80, of Sharpsburg, Md., passed suddenly at her home on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.
Born July 21, 1932, in Keedysville, Md., she was the daughter of the late William Louis and Atha G. (Norris) Drake. Her husband, retired U.S....
| Feb 5, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Alberta Moeller, 86, of Redfield died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Community Memorial Hospital in Redfield. Mass of Christian burial will be Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Redfield. Father Christopher Hughes will...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:12 PM
Dr. Grant Edwin Atwell, 98, of Meyersdale, died Jan. 16, 2013 at In Touch Hospice House, Somerset. He was born Aug. 8, 1914, in Emlenton, Scrubgrass Township in Venango County, the son of the late James Edwin and Bess (Lyttle) Atwell. Also preceded in...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 9:05 PM
Ronald G. Jones, 76, of Yankton, S.D., and formerly of Britton, S.D., passed away peacefully, at his residence on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. Memorial services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Yankton, with the Rev. Dave...