| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:08 PM
EATON RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — If first impressions are any indication of longevity, Charles Gulliver's first look at his wife, Nina, over 70 years ago was a sign of great things to come.
"She was the prettiest girl I ever saw," said Charles, 88. Then...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Puffing on slim metal tubes loaded with pale yellow liquid, two London businessmen say they have between their lips a cure for what the U.N. calls "one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced".
Electronic cigarettes are the future,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Avera St. Luke's has received verification as a Level III Trauma Center from the American College of Surgeons, making it one of seven hospitals in the state with a Level III or II rating.
Level III trauma centers must have continuous physician and...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:20 PM
The puck was skittering around center ice when Bill Oliver gathered it in with his stick, weaved his way through traffic into the offensive zone, skated free of a closing defenseman and wristed a shot into the corner of the net.
Oliver is 72 and has...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce
The Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed the following new members:
- Charles Bailey, Attorney at Law, LLC, 82 W. Washington St., Suite 501, Hagerstown
| May 6, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Windber Medical Center is exploring options for a “strategic relationship” with another health system.
President and CEO Barbara Cliff said in a telephone interview Monday that she and board Chairman David Klementik sent a letter to...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:33 PM
A Fairplay woman accused of breaking the arms and legs of her 8-month-old daughter told investigators the injuries occurred while exercising the infant, a charging document filed with Washington County District Court said.
The documents alleged that...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Potatoes were brought to Europe from the Andes by Spanish Catholics, which meant Protestants were opposed to them for religious reasons. As late as the 1700s, what passed for campaign bumper stickers in England in those days read, “No Potatoes, No...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Holly Morrell was told she was 90 seconds from death.
It was July 2012 at Burbank's Providence St. Joseph's Medical Center. Cardio-thoracic surgeon Raymond Schaerf was trying to remove two fractured leads — wires that connect the heart to a...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:10 PM
In my life, I have watched a man walk on the moon, seen the fall of the Berlin Wall, and observed America twice elect a black man to the presidency.
In Hawaii in 1999, I saw a chicken cross the road, and several years ago on Highway 152 in Northern...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Shirley Ann Maher Haggard, 82, born Aug. 31, 1930, in Newburg, N.Y., passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn., following complications from heart surgery.
She was preceded in death...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Source: American Heart Association
The months of waiting on the arrival of your bundle of joy are exciting, but there are risks along the way. Most families are unaware of the chances of congenital heart defects (CHD)...