| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:29 PM
At first glance, it might not seem like much, two men calling ABC’s “Modern Family” one of their favorite TV shows.
But when one is the Democratic president of the United States and the other his Republican challenger, you have to...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Men, women and children of the Piscataway and other Mid-Atlantic Native American tribes danced and sang to the beat of heavy drums under a bright sun here Saturday, decked out in traditional headdresses, beadwork and stitching.
They had much to...
| May 30, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Maryland gained a new 'second lady' over the weekend.
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown married Karmen Bailey Walker on Sunday at the Memorial Chapel on the University of Maryland campus in College Park. Political guests at the 370 person affair included Gov....
| May 30, 2012
State championships (May 24-26 at Morgan State University)
Girls team scores: 1. Liberty, 73.5 points; 16. Long Reach, 20; 17. Glenelg, 18; 23. Oakland Mills, 10.
Top county individuals:
800: 6. Alyssa Hemler, OM, 2:24.40.
| May 29, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Last year, Maryland's football uniforms made their dramatic debut on the season's opening night. While some called the glitzy helmets and jerseys a "fashion fumble," there was no argument that the school generated plenty of buzz.
This year, the school...
| May 28, 2012
| 2:19 PM
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — On May 21, Thomas Stanley Alexander of Hagerstown received his Ph.D. in criminology/criminal justice from the University of Maryland in College Park in ceremonies at the Comcast Center.
Alexander was formally hooded by Charles...
| May 27, 2012
| 7:17 PM
Benjamin Wayne Cornwell, son of Teresa and Howard Cornwell, a senior at Clear Spring High School, was named a winner in the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen Scholarship Essay Contest.
Sponsored by the local Conococheague DAR Chapter,...
| May 26, 2012
| 3:23 PM
I have been meaning to write a big piece about CBS News and "This Morning" for two weeks. But other assignments took precedence, so now I'll have to write a much smaller piece a day late after the network has already celebrated 100 days of its revamped...
| May 24, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The police report describes what appears to be a serious crime — a youth mob rushes a downtown 7-Eleven to capitalize on a free Slurpee promotion, steals candy, punches the store owner and possibly takes an envelope from his pocket filled with $6,...
| May 19, 2012
| 8:30 PM
North Hagerstown’s mixed doubles team of Max Ober and Mollie Johnson survived a scare on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Maryland Region I Tennis Tournament.
They made sure there were no frightening moments on Saturday, playing superbly in the...
| May 18, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Two Bulldog Federal Credit Union members recently were awarded $500 scholarships by David Barrett, credit union president and chairman of the scholarship committee.
The winners are North Hagerstown High School’s Erika D. Kline and South Hagerstown...