| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:17 PM
University System of Maryland at Hagerstown senior Samantha Sines is expecting to graduate this spring so she’s looking for a job.
In preparation for job interviews, Sines participated last month in mock interviews with business people who gave her...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:00 AM
CTA President Forrest Claypool on Monday appeared to alternate between playing the roles of an impartial party as well as a pitchman for the new Ventra transit card's controversial prepaid debit-account program.
Claypool told state officials at a public...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 9:26 AM
If the state could add $200 million a year to its coffers without raising tax rates, giving handouts to corporations, borrowing on Wall Street or begging the Feds for more cash, most people would say, "Do it!"
That's what a start-up firm from New York...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:43 PM
A Hagerstown man entered a written guilty plea Monday in Washington County Circuit Court to a misdemeanor charge of reckless endangerment as part of a plea agreement related to the case against another man in a 2012 shooting incident.
| Mar 16, 2012
| 6:42 PM
A group of four area pilots and aircraft mechanics took their skills and tools to new heights Friday night.
Dressed in flight suits and helmets, three backup dancers waved lighted directional wands as the fourth performer donned the signature Tom...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 7:17 PM
Cynthia Lou “Cindy” (Russell) Caron, 62, of 11641 Nottingham Lane, Waynesboro, Pa., entered into eternal rest at 8:55 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at Chambersburg Hospital, surrounded by loved ones.
Born April 22, 1950, in Pigeon-Huron, Mich.,...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:54 PM
Bill Beard received the Jesse L. Kagle Jr. Service Award Monday night for his service to Washington County during an annual dinner and report to the community from the United Way of Washington County.
The award is given to remember the community spirit...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Connie Jean (McAllister) Harbaugh, 66, of Hagerstown died Thursday, July 5, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Sept. 22, 1945, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Charles Cecil and Freda Virginia (Forman) McAllister.
She was a 1963...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Winning an award for best sound and a nomination for best screenplay at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema in California for “Greencastle” was somewhat of a miracle for homegrown filmmaker Koran Dunbar.
| Feb 6, 2012
| 5:03 PM
After campaigning in Western Maryland the last three congressional elections, Joseph T. Krysztoforski thinks he has established a “good foothold” in the 6th District and is trying again.
Even when Maryland redrew its congressional...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Editor’s note: Each Monday, The Herald-Mail will highlight an infrastructure issue or other problem and will try to find out what is being done to fix or improve the situation.
We will not tackle situations involving neighborhood or domestic...
| Aug 3, 2012
Kirk DeVore spoke about living with blindness at the regular meeting of the Sharpsburg Lions Thursday, Aug. 2.
DeVore, who was born legally blind, attended the Tennessee School for the Blind and moved to Hagerstown for a job at First Data in 1996. In...