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Georgia State picks South Carolina’s Elliott as head coach
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:37:40 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia State has turned to South Carolina assistant Shawn Elliott to energize a program that hasn't had a winning season since moving up to college football's top division.
Community Foundation provides impact grants
During its recent FY2017 impact grantsmaking cycle, The Community Foundation of Frederick County provided $216,586.23 to 35 area nonprofits dedicated to improving lives and enhancing Frederick County.
Miller shuffles Maryland Senate leadership positions
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:24:00 PST
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller on Friday announced new committee and leadership appointments. Some of the changes were necessitated by the loss of two members due to November's election. The Senate lost two members to other elected offices: Baltimore's Catherine E. Pugh was elected the...
Frederick Classical Charter School benefit performance for Heartly House Saturday
Frederick Classical Charter School will hold a school-wide charity event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Francis Scott Key Mall, Frederick, to benefit Heartly House.
Consultant: More than $100 million more needed for Frederick County Public Schools budget
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:30:00 -0500
Frederick County Public Schools should receive $119 million more than it gets from county and Maryland governments, consultants for a state education commission recommended.
Noel helps propel Titans in new role
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0500
Playing alongside supremely talented Frederick News-Post Player of the Year Albert Odero last season, Obe Noel was more than content with being a distributor on the St. John’s Catholic Prep basketball.
Is 300 homicides in Baltimore the ‘new normal’?
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:16:08 PST
Three years ago, city police placed steel barricades and a 24-hour command center at the entrance to the 900 block of Bennett Place in West Baltimore. They acted after three men were killed there in a span of several months.On the same block this week, three people were shot to death in one night....
Middletown Middle School honor roll
The followings students have been named to the honor roll for the first marking period of the 2016-2017 school year at Middletown Middle School:
Aggression pays off for Leopards
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:53:00 -0500
Smithsburg’s aggressive play on both ends of the court was enough for the Leopards to beat Grace Academy 65-51 on Friday.
Funeral service held for Heisman winner Rashaan Salaam
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:42:47 -0500
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Former teammates joined family and friends to say goodbye to 1994 Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam on Friday, remembering his warm heart and peaceful spirit.
Analysis: Most troubling is Russia’s reaction to scandal
Herald-Mail.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:44:08 -0500
Troubling as the details of the McLaren Report were, a news item out of Russia earlier this week was equally so. The new chair of the country's "revamped" anti-doping agency will be Yelena Isinbayeva, the pole vault great who has…
State university system eliminates bonus for chancellor but adds deferred compensation
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:43:00 PST
The state university system's Board of Regents revised Chancellor Robert L. Caret's compensation package Friday to reflect a policy change announced in late August. Caret's new employment contract does not include a performance bonus provision as the agreement did when he took the job leading the...
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