| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:19 PM
The tag line on River Hill coach Earl Lauer's email sums up the essence of cross country. "Individuals win races, teams win championships," it says.
Looking at the individuals first, Atholton's Gary Smolyak, who won the county title a year ago, is back...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Surviving a tumble down the stretch, River Hill’s Allison Krein picked up the first victory of her cross country career Friday.
The sophomore, who didn’t run last fall for the Hawks, crossed the finish line in 20 minutes, 36.96 seconds at the...
| Nov 30, 2011
The first couple years of high school are often ones of transition — a chance to learn new skills and meet new people. It's a time for change and a time for growth.
And for junior varsity athletes, it's the opportunity to lay the foundation for...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:31 PM
School board members approved a tentative three-year teachers contract Monday between Somerset Area School District and the Somerset Area Education Association.
The agreement, which extends from July 1, 2011, until June 30, 2014, provides $178,000 in...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:05 PM
The Somerset Area School District has crossed several major hurdles in developing a better financial plan for the future.
Over the last year the district closed its elementary schools in Friedens and Sipesville and approved the final sale of those...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 3:48 PM
1. Good news for Route 219.
Route 219 was chosen as the top news story in Somerset County this year, as voted by the Daily American news department staff.
On March 14, the Senate passed a two-year $109 billion transportation bill that includes...