| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Robert A. "Cappy" Moncure, a retired civil engineer who had been chairman of the board and executive vice president of Century Engineering Inc., died Aug. 18 from complications of a stroke at his Mays Chapel home. He was 89.
The son of a chemist and a...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 11:25 PM
Former Jamestown High player Mike Jones and current Jamestown competitor Brad Mahaffey won the boys 18- and 16-and-under championships, respectively, in the William and Mary "Beat the Heat" Indoor Championships, a Level 5 tournament at McCormack-...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:33 PM
This weekend will be one of the biggest of the summer in Harford County, what with the Cal Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, the Maryland BBQ Bash in Bel Air and the Havre de Grace Seafood Festival all slated to start Friday.
In addition to the World...
| Aug 9, 2013
100 Years Ago — 1913
A beautiful rattle snake, of the Black Diamond variety, was on exhibition in Danville this morning. The reptile was caught near Mitchellsburg by James Vaught. The snake was several feet long and was decorated with 10...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Expanding Sound Check's focus away from Hampton Roads, I see excitement building over the Interlocken Music Festival which will bring Neil Young, Zac Brown and Widespread Panic to an historic farm south of Charlottesville.
The festival will take place...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Sometimes, keeping things bottled up is a good thing.
A trend on the rise in the ever-evolving beverage scene is the bottled cocktail. D.C.'s scene has received press recently for having at least a half-dozen bars offering bottled cocktails.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Gloucester Post 75 captured its third consecutive Junior American Legion District Three tournament title, winning it last week at Jamestown High.
Post 75 lost its first game, 6-4 to Williamsburg Post 39 Blue, but then ran off four consecutive wins to...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:24 PM
Lynne Ann (Sabol) Romanoski, 57, of Smithsburg, passed away Sunday July 21, 2013, at Reeders Memorial Home after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Born Oct. 8, 1955, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late Stephen Andrew Sabol and she...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:40 PM
Laurence “Larry” Allen Higdon, 51, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, July 20, 2013, at his home.
Born on Sept. 6, 1961, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of Nancy May Parrott Higdon of Hagerstown and the late Laurence James “...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Technological advances are constantly changing the way the world does business.
Nowhere is this more evident than in the classroom, according to Corinne Hoisington, professor of information systems technology at Central Virginia Community College in...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:19 AM
James Calvin Patton Sr., “Old Dude," 52, of Lynchburg, Ohio, passed away Friday, Aug. 16.
Born Tuesday, Jan. 3, 1961, in Casey County, James was the son of Willard Patton of Waynesburg and the late Rosetta Patton.
Other survivors include his...