| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:44 PM
At age 50, she's still big and beautiful. Beginning this year, Perry Hall High School will mark a half-century of existence with celebratory events stretching 14 months.
"It's going to be a party," Principal George Roberts said.
The scope of the...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:45 AM
I am grateful that the 17-year-old boy who was shot last year at Perry Hall High School is recovering ("Perry Hall High School shooter Gladden gets 35 years in prison" Feb. 26 2013).
And we can all agree that the defendant, Robert Gladden, deserves to...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Dan Rodricks' column ("Gun control, yes, and therapy, not jail," March 3) on the 35-year prison sentence given the 15-year-old Perry Hall High School student was right on. So was the letter from Ann Phillips ("Perry Hall shooter's sentence is a travesty,"...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Perry Hall High School student Robert W. Gladden Jr. pleaded guilty Tuesday to attempted murder in a shooting attack on a schoolmate last August, bringing an abrupt end to his trial in Baltimore County Circuit Court.
Gladden, 15, had told...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 5:50 AM
On the same day Perry Hall High School student Robert Gladden pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the shooting of a classmate at the start of the 2012-13 school year, members of the Baltimore County Board of Education were told the school system is on...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 9:30 AM
I look at the photograph of attempted murderer Daniel Gladden, and underneath the thin veneer of looking pseudo-tough, I see a young man who is seemingly angry with the universe ("Gladden pleads guilty in shooting," Feb. 20). I ask myself just when our...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:25 PM
After an emotional day of testimony, Robert W. Gladden Jr., the 15-year-old charged in the Perry Hall High School cafeteria shooting, was sentenced Monday to 35 years in prison.
Baltimore County Circuit Judge Robert E. Cahill Jr. went beyond state...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Officer Gary Gephardt heard a loud pop from the Perry Hall High School cafeteria, which he thought could be firecrackers, an exploding milk carton or a gunshot.
As teens spilled out of the cafeteria, he drew his service weapon with one hand and...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
A 14-year-old has been charged as an adult in the death of his 7-month old sister, who was found unresponsive inside a White Oak apartment Friday, according to Montgomery County police.
Police said Larissa Yanes was found unresponsive by her mother,...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Cameras that stream live to police stations and patrol cars, new entry systems in all schools and a state-of-the-art visitor identification system are part of a $3.7 million plan unveiled Tuesday to improve security in Baltimore County public schools....
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:12 PM
In the aftermath of this morning's shooting of a 17-year-old Perry Hall High School student, shock and surprise were the shared emotions on campus.
Melissa Parzynski, a substitute teacher at Perry Hall High School, was waiting with other parents for...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 7:58 AM
Perry Hall High School is more than 20 miles from Catonsville High, where Principal Deborah Bittner announced Monday, Aug. 27, on the school intercom, "There's been a tragic situation ..."
"It's made us think and rethink how we would handle something...