| Mar 7, 2012
| 5:37 PM
Katie Coffman started her college studies at West Liberty University near Wheeling, W.Va., after graduating from Washington County Technical High School.
But for Coffman, it was too far from home.
So Coffman enrolled at Hagerstown Community College last...
| Mar 11, 2012
“Come and see” versus “come and do”— two different approaches to fostering the visitor trade in Washington County. Two approaches that, in terms of dollars and cents (or is that sense), have different economic outcomes. So,...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Harold Dean Smith Jr. had one tooth broken off and another cracked in an October car crash, but he had no dental insurance and more pressing medical needs at the time.
On Saturday, he emerged from one of the exam rooms at The Bye Center on...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 3:07 PM
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown will host an open house Wednesday, March 7, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Since opening in 2005, USMH has grown in student enrollment and program offerings.
USMH offers 23 programs from five universities, including...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 5:19 PM
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown would lose about half of its budget under a proposed new formula for the state’s regional higher education centers, according to a university system analysis.
The analysis bolsters a rough estimate...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 4:28 PM
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown Student Council organized a building-wide collection drive for the upcoming Homelessness Resource Day.
Homelessness Resource Day, sponsored by Washington County Homeless Coalition, will be Saturday,...