| Feb 3, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Listed are the names of those who placed in the Berkeley County Math Field Day last week at Musselman High School. The students are listed in the order they placed, followed by the name of their school.
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Construction of the new Page Middle School in Gloucester is expected to add 1 cent to the real estate tax rate beginning in the 2015 budget year.
The Board of Supervisors was given that information by Ted Cole, first vice president of finance at...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:49 AM
From Liz Atwood: When kids start middle school, they notice one thing right away: There is no recess. They have gym class, but unstructured playtime is left behind in elementary school.
But a new statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics urges...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Twenty-two outstanding educators from area schools were honored at a dinner Jan. 10 by the Chesapeake Gateway Chamber of Commerce, which honors teachers as part of their annual awards and installation dinner,.
Superintendent of Baltimore County Public...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 12:47 PM
A Clear Spring Middle School student was presented a Youth Meritorious Service Award last week by the Washington County Board of Commissioners.
Joshua Davis, son of Clarence Davis II and Karen Kraynak, was nominated by guidance counselor Earl Meagher,...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:41 AM
BOYNE CITY -- Lou Diaz, 76, loves snow. He and several other volunteers will spend the day Friday stomping large amounts of it into cubic cement molds.
The end result of the volunteers' efforts will be several massive, hardened blocks ready to be...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 6:41 PM
They use words most likely to be heard at a Scripps National Spelling Bee: chryseobacterium, aquaticum or trypticase.
They envision careers in medicine, they enjoy math and science, and — between juggling schedules that include school, music and...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:58 PM
It is an “intense orchestral experience,” Marianne Gooding said.
Each year, teachers from Washington County Public Schools select middle- and high-school students for all-county orchestra based on merit, including quality and experience...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Students from Smithsburg Middle School were inducted into the inaugural Junior Art Honor Society in March.
The honor society provides students in grades six through nine with recognition for outstanding ability and interest in art. The program...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Easter lunch — An Easter lunch and egg hunt is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at The Church of the Straits in Mackinaw City. Easter bunny will attend lunch; all kids welcome. (231) 436-8682.
Syrup tour — The Charlevoix-Elk Rapids Maple...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 2:54 PM
A Hagerstown resident wanted to know why Boonsboro Middle School students have to pay a rental fee for their lockers, including gym lockers.
Washington County Public Schools spokesman Richard Wright said some schools charge a rental fee for a lock...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:52 PM
Long-term plans to modernize two Hagerstown middle schools could be moved up, including possibly replacing the schools, according to a revised proposal for Washington County Public Schools’ construction priorities.
The revised list proposes...