| Jul 5, 2013
| 2:38 PM
The body of a Winchester, Va., man who drowned Thursday in the Shenandoah River was found Friday afternoon after an extensive search by personnel from four states, police said.
Josue Menendez, 30, was found about 120 feet from the river bank at the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 3:40 PM
The disappearance of a 49-year-old Frederick County, Md., woman who had been missing since June 19 but was found late Tuesday night was not the result of criminal activity, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.
Teresa Lentz was...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 4:00 AM
It’s been almost 250 years since Joseph Chapline founded the town of Sharpsburg, after following his father to Western Maryland and leading a militia unit in the French and Indian War.
It was in the following year, 1764, that Chapline started...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Rotary Club of Long Meadows announced that Sharon Ruppenthal entered into the ranks of those who have donated enough to the Rotary International Fund to earn a Paul Harris Fellowship. In her acceptance speech, Ruppenthal made a reference to the...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Terry Irwin has been hired as Washington County’s project liaison for economic development projects, a county official announced Wednesday.
Under the direction of Assistant County Administrator Sarah L. Sprecher, Irwin joins the county’s...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Here is the Morning MoJo Report for Tuesday, April 9:
* As of 7:30 a.m., traffic was sluggish on I-270 southbound and I-495 in both directions, but was running fine on all the other interstates throughout the area, according to the Maryland Department of...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
2013 Shippensburg University student art exhibit
The exhibit will feature a variety of visual art media produced by Shippensburg University art and design students. Exhibit continues through Thursday, March 28. Shippensburg University’s Kauffman...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
New homeowner Steven Mazur and his new neighbors, Jesse McAllister and fiancé Heather Kurtz, are full of hope about their lives in the housing development on Hagerstown’s western edge.
So, too, presumably, was the woman who in summer 2006 bought...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:06 PM
A fifth-grade teacher at Tomahawk Intermediate School, was named Berkeley County Schools’ Teacher of the year Monday at Hedgesville High School.
Erin Lloyd Sponaugle was one of five Berkeley County teachers nominated for the award, including two...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Here is the Morning Mojo Report for Tuesday, June 11:
* As of 7:30 a.m., traffic was sluggish on I-270 southbound and I-495 in both directions, according to the Maryland Department of Transportation's interactive mapping page on its website, and I-81...
| Jun 16, 2013
Washington County Department of Social Services
On April 19, the Washington County Department of Social Services held its 24th Employee Recognition Day at its headquarters at 122 N. Potomac St. in Hagerstown.
National Employee Appreciation Day was...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 2:37 PM
The Frostburg State University Alumni Association has honored Mel Malchenson of Hagerstown with the Service to Alma Mater award for her consistent dedication to the advancement of FSU.
The award was presented at FSU’s annual Sloop Institute for...