Shining more light on black Civil War soldiers — in Westminster and elsewhere

Bailey Howell

The Sun remembers: Dec. 30-Jan. 5

The Sun remembers: Dec. 30-Jan. 5

Dec. 31, 2000: "Defense wins championships," Michael McCrary crows as the Ravens defeat the visiting Denver Broncos, 21-3, in an AFC wild-card game. McCrary, a defensive end, sacks the quarterback three times while Baltimore allows the Broncos offense, ranked second in the NFL, to cross midfield just once. The victory is the eighth in a row for the streaking Ravens (13-4).

Dec. 30, 1992: Maryland upsets top-ranked and previously undefeated Tennessee in women's basketball, 77-72, in College Park. It's the seventh victory in eight games for coach Chris Weller's Terps, who get 20 points from center Jessie Hicks and 17 from forward Bonnie...