| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:19 AM
This past weekend’s high school football action extended into Monday thanks to the torrential rain on Thursday and Friday. Most games were made up Saturday, but one – St. Paul’s 28-21 win over Archbishop Curley -- came on Monday. As...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Carroll County Public Schools is in the midst of a comprehensive facilities study to determine whether the school system needs to close, combine or restructure schools and programs throughout the county.
The school system has hired MGT of America, Inc....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:10 PM
A modernization project for Charles Carroll Elementary School in Westminster tops the list of capital improvement project funding sought by Carroll County Public Schools for fiscal year 2015.
Facilities planner Bill Caine presented the school system's...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Coach: Ashley Yuscavage
Last season: 19-1, ranked No. 1
Postseason: Class 4A state runner-up
Outlook: The Wildcats lost a lot after last season, but the Orr twins — Allie and Brittany — lead a good group of returning...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
It's First Fridays, dear readers: Tonight in downtown Havre de Grace, 5-9 p.m. Be there!
Saturday morning (Sept. 7) rise and shine to the Havre de Grace Farmer's Market, 450 Pennington Avenue. Booths set up 9 a.m. to noon.
The 25th Children's Art...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Two businesses in Bel Air recently teamed up to get a special edition Old Glory flying again.
Bishop & Adkins P.A., a CPA firm at 612 Rock Spring Road, says it recently acquired a replica of the original garrison flag that flew over Fort McHenry...
| Aug 12, 2013
On most days, Tony Wheeler of Arnold is a guide for a company that offers historic tours in Maryland. But on Sunday, Wheeler became part of history himself.
Wheeler, wearing a top hat and early 19th-century attire, joined hundreds of volunteers at the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Well here's another Independence Day when we again will sing and hear various renditions of "The Star Spangled Banner." Francis Scott Key, bless his patriotic heart, composed excellent lyrics. At the time, I suppose it was particularly appropriate for a...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Charlesmont Elementary in Dundalk chose Sept. 14, the anniversary of the bombardment of Fort McHenry, to launch its War of 1812 interactive learning center. The students held a flag ceremony and demonstrated how they are mastering 19th-century history...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 11:32 PM
Louisville-bound brothers Jeremy and Michael DeGraffenreidt helped No. 2 Loyola get back on track with its second straight shutout soccer victory, 3-0, over No. 7 Mount St. Joseph (4-3), Thursday.
The Dons (4-1), who beat Georgetown Prep, 2-0, on Sept....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Century's Julian Woods was picked as the Gatorade Maryland Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year on Thursday, according to a news release.
Woods, a senior who made the All-Metro first team for indoor track and outdoor track and field this year,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Fort McHenry National Monument commemorates the Battle of Baltimore and Francis Scott Key's creation of The Star-Spangled Banner. There were more than 640,000 visitors to the fort in 2011, and they spent $44 million in the Baltimore area. Fort McHenry,...