| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:26 PM
Four billion years ago, rivers and lakes dotted the surface of Mars, their waters reflecting puffy clouds drifting in a blue sky, scientists believe.
Now, it's a dry, rusty rock that's subject to fierce sandstorms, withering blasts of radiation and...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Don’t be fooled – this epic video of plump clouds, clear lakes and gorgeous landscapes isn’t from some remote vacation spot on Earth. This could be what Mars looked like about 4 billion years ago, NASA scientists say.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Calvin Montgomery Davis Sr., 92, of 11925 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, Md., and formerly at Somerford Place, passed away, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Monday, Jan. 17, 1921, in Rockville, Md., he was the son of the late...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Frank Junior Mathis, 73, of Williamsport, Md., passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, peacefully at his home.
Born Dec. 9, 1939, in Hazelwood, N.C., he was the son of the late Benjamin Travis Leroy and Martha Jane Trull Mathis.
Frank had worked in...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Once you met Margaret “Ann” Terrett, you were a friend for life.
“I think the most important thing — when you met Mom for the first time, you might not know her, but when you left, you were a friend,” said son Robert...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Margaret "Ann" Terrett, 78, passed away Feb. 21, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.
She was born March 22, 1934, in Washington, D.C. to Hoomes T. and Margaret C. (Williams) Garner.
Ann grew up in Greenbelt, Md.
She graduated from...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Geocaching enthusiasts liken the game to a massive outdoor treasure hunt.
And while the prize is usually small, the hunt is actually the big pay-off, say players.
As a way to encourage more people to get out and explore more of Maryland's...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 1:50 PM
With the use of high-tech global positioning system (GPS) gadgets, an adventurous outdoor treasure hunt game called geocaching has grown tremendously in popularity since it first started in the early 2000s.
According to Geocaching.com, there currently...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 5:30 PM
If the longstanding rumors are true and Gov. Martin O’Malley really does have his sights set on a presidential nomination, the 2013 legislative session could go a long way toward solidifying his liberal qualifications for a Democratic primary...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Jennifer Stern, a NASA scientist at Goddard Space Station in Greenbelt, Md., and a member of the team that created the instrumentation for sample taking and analysis aboard the Rover Curiosity, headlined a recent public lecture at Cedar Crest College...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:55 PM
A day after the possible discovery of organic material on the Red Planet, NASA officials announced plans for a news Mars exploration mission in 2020. The objectives for the planned rover are not set, but it could potentially collect soil......
| Mar 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Randolph C. Springer of Greenbelt, Md., and formerly of Hagerstown, Md., died Thursday, March 8, 2012.
He was the son of Carl Springer and the late Mildred Springer.
He was a very active member of The Good Samaritan Lutheran Church in Lanham, Md.