| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:21 PM
North Hagerstown came out on top of a long and tough battle with Boonsboro by squeezing out an 11-10 victory on Thursday night in an MVAL Antietam boys lacrosse game.
“It was a really good and entertaining game,” North Hagerstown coach...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Cumberland Valley Photographic Salon
The juried photographic competition features work by photographers from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, the District of Columbia, and beyond. Exhibit on view through Sunday, April 14. Washington County...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:42 PM
The Right Rev. Eugene T. Sutton, Bishop of Maryland, presented David Henry, Tammy Fraser and Scott Lindsey with a certificate and the St. George’s Medal on June 16 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.
The award is presented to adults for...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Tuesday’s North Hagerstown-South Hagerstown boys lacrosse game at Mike Callas Stadium had all the ingredients a fervent rivalry game should have: Forceful collisions, an engaged crowd and plenty of scoring.
Despite falling behind early on, the Hubs...
| Mar 29, 2013
The Washington County Rural Heritage Museum will hold a grand opening celebration of the Rural Heritage Transportation Museum and 13th annual spring open house.
The events will occur at the museum at 7313 Sharpsburg Pike Saturday, April 6, from 11 a.m....
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Focal Point: Photographs by Denny Bingaman, Gary Johnson and Don Schaller. Exhibit continues through Friday, April 5. Council for the Arts of Chambersburg, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.
Two student artists...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
A fundraising effort to support a feature-length documentary about the annual Antietam National Battlefield Memorial Illumination failed to meet its goal by a May 24 deadline, filmmaker Michael Wicklein said.
Wicklein, a former Hagerstown resident,...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:27 AM
In the summer of 1862, the Union and Confederate Armies fought six battles in seven days near Richmond, Va., the Confederate capitol.
The Southern troops, led by Gen. Robert E. Lee, were able to fend off attacks from the Federal troops, led by Gen....
| May 29, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Art in the Hallway sale
Artwork by John Neal Mullican is on display through today in the hallway near the information desk at Meritus Medical Center, 11116 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown. A portion of the proceeds benefits Meritus Medical...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:01 PM
This will be an extraordinary weekend for Connecticut residents William H. Hincks and Kierran Broatch.
Today, the two men will join 12,000 other blue- and gray-clad participants in the conclusion of a three-day re-enactment commemorating the 150th...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Saturday, May 25
• Rose Hill Cemetery, 600 S. Potomac St., annual Memorial Day service, 9:30 a.m. Speaker is U.S. Army Lt. Col. (retired) Arthur Callaham, Civil War re-enactors bagpiper, color guard and more.
• Sharpsburg, 145th annual...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:43 AM
History is for old fogeys, right? Well, then, what are all these young people doing volunteering at the Washington County Historical Society? And, why are high and middle school students engaged with in-depth historical research projects?