| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:07 PM
John "Jack" Freeman Chisholm Jr., 77, formerly of Cumberland, Md., and residing in Gaithersburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Rockville, Md. He had been a resident of Homewood at Williamsport, Williamsport,...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:01 AM
There could be snow and sleet this Christmas Eve as the National Weather Service in Sterling, Va., has issued a winter weather advisory for Washington County and Western Maryland that will be in effect until midnight.
The forecast called for a chance of...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 3:25 AM
The second winter storm in the Tri-State area within two days left 2.4 inches of snow and ice in Hagerstown on Wednesday and again played havoc on area roads, leaving dozens of crashes in its wake, officials said.
By Thursday morning, major roads were...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Del. LeRoy Myers said that having a charter home-rule form of government would enable Washington County to take care of business day to day instead of relying on a 90-day annual session of the Maryland General Assembly.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:38 PM
The 2013 Miss Maryland and Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageant preliminaries began Wednesday night at The Maryland Theatre.
The Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen Preliminary Talent award went to both Miss Washington County Outstanding Teen...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 7:33 PM
A mother and her infant daughter were taken to the hospital Friday morning following a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 68, just east of the Washington-Allegany County line.
Police said Michele Haslacker, 22, of Great Cacapon, W.Va., was driving west...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:32 PM
Robert William Mulkern Jr., who went missing for more than two years and was featured on “America’s Most Wanted” before being apprehended last year in Vermont, pleaded guilty to child pornography and child sex abuse charges Monday in...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:16 PM
A Hagerstown man was resentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Martinsburg by Judge Irene M. Keeley, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II.
Robert John Summerville III, 31, was resentenced to 10 years in prison to be...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 12:47 PM
If you want to know what working with hundreds of students challenged with various developmental or learning disabilities over the past three to four decades has meant to Nina Clopper, Betty Schriver and Margie Wolverton, you just had to see them on stage...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Lynn and Rick Bibbee's story is one of hope and heart.
It's a story about caring and compassion and taking dedication to a whole different level.
It's about putting their efforts into preserving a place where all of God's creatures, big and small, exist...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Top Democrats from the state will converge in Hagerstown on Saturday for an annual summit of Western Maryland Democrats.
And although Western Maryland hasn’t been a Democrat stronghold in recent years, party leaders said they were buoyed by...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Visit the Spruce Forest Artisan Village at Penn Alps in Grantsville, Md., for Family Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 15. This free event will feature interactive and hands-on activities for children and families.
Spruce Forest Artisan Village and...