| Sep 16, 2012
Despite a provocative title, Gabriel Vahanian's book "The Death of God" caused no public stir when it was published in 1961.
By the middle of the decade, however, a massive upheaval was underway in American society and Vahanian, a little-known Syracuse...
| Jul 16, 2012
The Hagerstown Kiwanis Club awarded seven scholarships to graduating high school seniors at its May 10 meeting.
The scholarships are presented annually to area students as part of the club’s commitment to young people in the community. This year&...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Eight lawyers with a combined 184 years of legal experience are competing for three positions on the Broward Circuit bench this election season.
In the Aug. 14 primary, just one Broward Circuit judge – former Chief Judge Dale Ross – is facing...
| Aug 12, 2012
Karl Fleming, a former Newsweek reporter who helped draw national attention to the civil rights movement in the 1960s — and risked his life covering it with perceptive stories about its major figures and the inequalities that fueled it —...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:02 AM
Life lessons can be learned in a number of areas of our lives and at the most unique of moments.
Sports are one of those areas.
In sports, coaches sit in a position of our lives to teach, mold and lead as not only part of athletic competitions, but...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Nancy Kneisley Costain, 85, formerly of Arlington, Va., died on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Menno Haven Retirement Community in Chambersburg, Pa.
Born Feb. 17, 1927, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Dr. Bender B. Kneisley and Mary A....
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum announced its Class of 2013 on Monday, and it has several local ties.
Roanoke College All-American Frank Allen, former Virginia Tech football player Cornell Brown, and Virginia Tech sportscaster Bill Roth...
| Jan 16, 2013
As the season of gift gluttony, parking lot insanity and checkout line lunacy fades to a distant memory, it's worth contemplating a nagging and perennial question:
Why are we so bad at sharing?
We fret and fuss at our kids for fighting over the new...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Former South Daytona Warner Christian star Breon Allen said Friday from Syracuse, N.Y., where he will play in Saturday's Carrier Bowl, that his Boise State recruiting visit went well two weeks ago, but the Broncos are looking for a mid-year transfer or...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 8:40 PM
St. Maria Goretti High School inducted its second class into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday in a luncheon at Fountain Head Country Club and later at the Mid-Atlantic Invitational Tournament at the Gael Center.
Four individuals make up the...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Funeral Service for Floyd E. Meidinger, 83, of Aberdeen will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at First Reformed Church, Ninth Ave. and S. Dakota St., Aberdeen, with the Rev. David Dawn officiating. Burial will follow at 1 p.m. at Sunset Memorial...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: Funeral Service for Floyd E. Meidinger, 83, of Aberdeen will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at First Reformed Church, Ninth Ave. and S. Dakota St., Aberdeen, with the Rev. David Dawn officiating. Burial will follow at 1 p.m. at Sunset...