| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:38 PM
Victoria Melara, 104, of Hagerstown died Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at her home. The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. A graveside service will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. in Gate of...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:00 PM
After watching adults use remote controls to guide model sailboats around Hagerstown City Park’s north lake Sunday, James Engle said he and his younger brother, Griffin, got their turn.
Then James, 8, and Griffin, 6, headed over to a pavilion...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:19 AM
A Montgomery County elementary school teacher from Dundalk who was charged with possession of child pornography has now been charged with child sexual abuse, police said.
Lawrence Wesley Joynes, 54, of the 1900 block of Ormand Road, is charged with 14...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Raymond E. "Ray" Barnhart, 51, of Hagerstown, Md., passed into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior at his home on Aug. 1, 2013.
Born Jan. 15, 1962, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Eva Bihlear of Hagerstown.
Ray was a 1981 graduate of North...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:30 AM
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Maryland is investing a total of $350,000 into two Maryland technology companies, Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Monday.
The state invested $200,000 in SocialToaster, a Baltimore company that has developed a social media marketing system, and $150,000...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Carmen Joseph Veneziano, 30, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center surrounded by his family.
Born Tuesday, June 21, 1983, in Silver Spring, Md., he was the son of Teresa Veneziano and Kathleen Veneziano...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Calvin Montgomery Davis Sr., 92, of 11925 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, Md., and formerly at Somerford Place, passed away, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Monday, Jan. 17, 1921, in Rockville, Md., he was the son of the late...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Valerie Ann Putnam-Rule, 34, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Monday, July 15, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.
Born Sept. 27, 1978, in Silver Spring, Md., she was the daughter of Thomas M. and Sharon R. Antrobius Putnam of Hagerstown....
| Jul 7, 2013
| 6:35 AM
After months of watching the uprising in Syria, spreading support through social media and raising money to offset the suffering, Dr. Hassan Masri thought he understood the devastation that that revolution has brought to his parents' homeland.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:05 AM
"Hello, my name is Robin Johnson, and I'm the pastor here."
That's how the Rev. Robin Johnson, longtime spiritual leader of Hampden United Methodist Church and founder of the church's popular Emmanuel's Rock social club for youths, introduced himself at...