| Oct 14, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, who embodied a dying breed of liberal Republicanism before switching to the Democratic Party at the twilight of his political career, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer, his family announced.
Specter died of...
| Oct 21, 2012
Hagerstown Police Department
Detectives Anthony Fleegal and Jesse Duffey were selected as the Hagerstown Police Department’s officers of the month for August.
Fleegal and Duffey were nominated for their tenacity and teamwork in investigating...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:23 AM
NORMAN — University of Oklahoma President David Boren has released an open letter to Sooner fans, urging them to be hospitable to Notre Dame fans this weekend, when the No. 5 Fighting Irish visit Owen Field for the first time since 1966.
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:53 PM
That’s how long the Oklahoma Sooners have been waiting to beat Notre Dame on the football field.
Now, this football rivalry is heating up more than both teams can imagine.
Notre Dame is ranked number 5, and Oklahoma is close behind at...
| May 7, 2012
| 9:01 AM
CHARLEVOIX — Wells Fargo Advisors has once again designated Steven W. Seely of Charlevoix as a member of the firm’s Premier Advisors Program, a distinction that reflects Seely’s achievement of professional success through a consistent...
| May 10, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Three Eastern South Dakota Conference crowns will be decided this week.
The boys' tennis title will be determined on Friday in Watertown beginning at 9 a.m. The girls' and boys' track and field champions will be announced on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m....
| Nov 5, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Jim Price, Shepherdstown’s official historian laureate, has self-published a book titled “And so I did stories of Shepherdstown.” It comes out Nov. 11.
Jim Price, Shepherdstown’s official historian laureate, finally finished his...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 10:10 PM
A two-time national heavyweight champion headlines the Northern State wrestling team.
The Wolves opened their 2012-13 wrestling campaign this past weekend. NSU had wrestlers at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open at South Dakota State. Northern senior...
| Oct 15, 2012
WASHINGTON — Arlen Specter, who in 30 years representing Pennsylvania in the Senate offended Republicans and Democrats in almost equal measure with maverick votes and a frank cockiness that finally ended his career in politics, died Sunday at his...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 2:59 PM
The first time Barbara Steiner plugged her tape recorder in at the old Boonsboro Middle School, she blew out the electrical circuit for half the second floor, including her class.
For the past two decades, her French II students were rewarded at the...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The last of the winners of the 2012 National Merit Scholarship competition have been named.
From Corona del Mar High School, Nicholas Charles Roy won the college-sponsored scholarship for Northwestern University and states his likely career field as...
| Aug 11, 2012
Oscar-winning special effects master
Carlo Rambaldi, 86, an Academy Award-winning special effects master known as the father of "E.T.," died Friday in southern Italy after a long illness, Italian news media reported.
He won visual...