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  • Funeral for Navy's Will McKamey to be held Monday in Knoxville, Tenn.

    Funeral for Navy's Will McKamey to be held Monday in Knoxville, Tenn.
    The funeral for Navy football player Will McKamey will be held Monday in Knoxville, Tenn. A memorial service will be held at the Grace Baptist Church beginning at 9 a.m., with a private burial scheduled for 1 p.m. Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo, captains Noah Copeland and Parrish Gaines, athletic director Chet Gladchuk and Naval Academy Commandant Bill Byrne will be among a large contingent flying from Annapolis. McKamey, 19, died Tuesday night after collapsing during a practice last Saturday. He was flown by medical helicopter from the field to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was operated on to help relieve bleeding and swelling in his brain. A 5-foot-9, 170-pound slotback who had yet to play in a game for the Midshipmen, McKamey had a similar incident while in high school in Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to the Live Like Will Foundation, which was formed after his death and will benefit those with cerebral palsy.
  • Swimmers Meyers, Silverman set world records at Paralympic CanAms

    Swimmers Meyers, Silverman set world records at Paralympic CanAms
    Baltimore's Becca Meyers and Ian Silverman set world records on the opening day of the 2014 U.S. Paralympics Swimming Spring National Championships/Spring CanAms on Thursday at Miami's Ransom Everglades School. The event, which runs through Saturday,...

    Stormwater fees debated anew in Maryland

    Stormwater fees debated anew in Maryland
    — Anne Arundel County Executive Laura A. Neuman and the head of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation sparred Tuesday over the storm water fees enacted this year on homeowners and businesses in Maryland's most populous localities. Testifying at a Senate...

    Terps' Will Likely has benefited from The Muck's NFL lineage

    Terps' Will Likely has benefited from The Muck's NFL lineage
    Athletes have long known about the benefits of running in sand. But running in thick, black muck? While chasing rabbits as they dart and weave? That's a south-central Florida thing — specifically in the towns of Belle Glade and Pahokee, where...

    Madeleine Alban, volunteer

    Madeleine Alban, volunteer
    Madeleine S. Alban, a volunteer at local schools and hospitals, died of cardiac arrest July 12 at her Palm Beach, Fla., home. She was 94 and also lived in the Orchards in North Baltimore. Born in Baltimore and raised in Homeland, she was the daughter of...