The Stephens City Police Department and other agencies are searching for an 88-year-old woman who was reported missing on Saturday. Betty Einung was last seen around 9:30 a.m. on Saturday when she left for a nearby McDonalds as part of her normal routine. Around noon, her family realized that she had not yet returned. Around 2 p.m. they contacted police and she was reported missing.
Have you ever wondered what it's like to be behind the wheel of a snow plow truck? Washington County Division of Public Works Motor Equipment Operator, Randy Kretzer, knows all too well.
The four-state area got hit by another winter storm, this time bringing freezing rain, ice, and a coating of snow to the region. And for the third weekend in a row, snow crews in Frederick County were working hard to create safe road conditions for drivers.
For the past three years, the beginning of March has brought full bellies at a low cost to Old Town Winchester. Restaurant week is a time when family and friends can gather at their local favorite restaurants and try new specials.
WHAG would like to wish a happy first birthday to Julianna Arvin of Hagerstown, Maryland!
A vehicle flipped on its roof and came to a stop at the New Franklin Elementary School yard early Sunday morning in Guilford Township.
Detectives with the Garrett County Sheriff's Office arrested an Oakland-area man on multiple sex offense charges Saturday afternoon. Micah John Calhoun, 21, of Crellin, was arrested on the strength of an arrest warrant obtained by detectives.
Officers from the Frederick Police Department were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the area of South Jefferson Street and Pearl Street on Saturday around 3 p.m.
Hundreds filled Winchester's Apple Blossom Mall Saturday for the Community Wellness Festival, organized by Valley Health, Apple Blossom Mall, and Shenandoah University.
Firefighters with the St. Thomas Township Fire and Rescue Company responded to a working mobile fire at 6327 Lincoln Way West, lot 8, around 8:50 a.m. on Saturday.
Until March 17, every Food Lion grocery store will be donating hundreds of meals to their local food banks as part of the stores new "Groceries for Good" campaign
Frederick County is not only home to the most farmland in the state of Maryland, but they're also the top milk producer, making it the perfect location for the first-ever Maryland Small Ruminant Expo that was held on Saturday.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office in Virginia and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force say they are investigating whether Silas Redd, a teacher at James Wood High School, allegedly solicited nude photos from one of his students.
The Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg has recognized the growing female veteran population by creating a health and fitness program tailored specifically for women.
Starting Friday, Allegiant Airlines is bringing sunshine to Hagerstown. Community members and airport staff gathered at the Hagerstown airport to celebrate new non-stop flights from Hagerstown regional airport to Saint Pete-Clearwater International airport.
Citizens from all over West Virginia made the trip to the state capital of Charleston on Friday, to make sure their voice was heard concerning the controversial House Bill 2881.
U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito said she's working to find solutions to the growing drug problem in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.
David Greeley is a 8th grader who is known as a fearless teenager.
"If you never try, you'll never know," he said. "If I hadn't tried to be a state trooper, I wouldn't have been one. If I hadn't tried for this chief position, I wouldn't be chief. Just try. Anything."
Around 11:15 Friday afternoon, a man robbed the Super 8 Motel in Hagerstown and demanded money.
Around 12:30 Friday afternoon, Steven Benner robbed the Roy Rogers in Hagerstown with a knife.
In a year-long process the American Jail Association narrows down several applicants to six different correctional workers from across the nation to win six different prestigious awards and this is the first year a Washington County Correctional Officer has won.
Frederick County Executive, Jan Gardner, has called for a change in the county’s water and sewer regulations, and the development community isn't too pleased with the proposed system.
Smithsburg High School senior Alec Hejduk may have a distorted view on life, at the moment, but that's not keeping him from living his life to the fullest everyday.
The Frederick Police Department in Maryland is asking for the communities help in solving the murder of a teenage girl in 1996.
A gunman killed seven people in a shooting spree across the rural Missouri community of Tyrone before turning his weapon on himself, police said Friday. A ninth person at a home searched during the investigation was also found dead, apparently of natural causes, Missouri State Highway Patrol Sgt. Jeff Kinder told NBC News.
Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred Thursday evening in Middletown.
"The only thing that got me through when he first died was knowing that he died doing exactly what he wanted to do," said McWilliams. "That's the only thing that gave me peace and to see his name on a bridge for the service that he gave our country. The only word I can think to use would be I'd be very, very proud."
A Winchester man is being held at the Northwestern Regional Adult Detention Center for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15 year-old girl over the weekend.
Senate Bill 347 passed the state Senate Friday and has been sent to the state House for a vote.
A few keystrokes and a click of the mouse - that's all it will take to know your exact elementary, middle and high school districts in Washington County.
AAA Mid-Atlantic has kept busy these past few weeks in light of the frigid temperatures this winter season.
Next school year, several districts in Franklin County, will outsource substitute teachers, through the company Source4Teachers.
West Virginia farmers were in Charleston Thursday for the Annual Small Farm Conference. Farmers from the all over Eastern Panhandle were in attendance.
Things got heated Thursday in the Berkeley County Council meeting when Daryl Johnson, neighborhood watchman coordinator, introduced his report with commissioners to give the sheriff's department more money and more staff.
The Martinsburg Police Department is currently investigating the death of a man after he was found dead inside a bathroom at a local Wendy's.
The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office ProActive Criminal Enforcement (PACE) team has arrested Richard Thomas Lewis, 25, for the 2014 car crash that injured two passengers and killed another. Lewis faces has been charged with manslaughter, among other charges.
An accident involving a tractor trailer and a passenger vehicle on Lincoln Way East in Chambersburg has backed up traffic in both directions. According to initial reports by Pennsylvania State Police, there appear to be no serious injuries.
Kelsie Humble, 16, has reportedly been found according to The Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is warning citizens to be aware of IRS scams targeting the area.
Kyd Dieterich, who has served as the Chief of the Hagerstown Fire Department for four years and as a career firefighter for 35 years, announced he will retire this June.
Michael Kellogg, 26, of Shoemakersville, was identified by a 14-year-old female after he was found inside a home, and an investigation showed he was having sexual intercourse with the girl.
Officers with the Cumberland Police Department arrested a man after they say he threatened his neighbor with a rifle.
The fire chief of Franklin Fire Company Station 4 says the barn was a total loss. Officials say there were between 20-30 cattle and a dozen pigs inside. They were able to save all but one cow.
A large number of people have been indicted, and on Wednesday, February 25, members of the Washington County Narcotics Task Force, members of the Washington County Warrant Task Force, deputies with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, and officers with Hagerstown Police Department arrested 11 people.
The Hub City 100 milers met Wednesday at the Fairgrounds Park for a check-in event. Those who have accepted the challenge have to clock in 100 miles in 100 days.
"It's the Oscars for Washington County. We have 21 business that are finalist for seven categories."
More teenagers in Winchester face a curfew, following a vote by City Council to widen the age restriction for those out after hours unsupervised. City Council voted Tuesday night to raise the teen curfew age from under the age of 15 to under the age of 17.
The Maryland Department of the Environment has released its latest statistics on waste and recycling numbers, and Washington County is sitting pretty at the top of those rankings.
As the law currently stands, West Virginians have to go through a series of background checks and courses to obtain a permit to carry a concealed weapon. But if the state approves a new law, that could change.
Icy roadways expected for the morning commute.
High school highlights and scores around the area.
College basketball highlights and scores around the area.
Friday Night Sports Connection 2/27/2015 Part 1: Gov. Thomas Johnson vs. Urbana, North Hagerstown vs. Linganore, Catoctin vs. Williamsport Walkersville vs. Mountain Rdige, Boonsboro vs. Middletown
Friday Night Sports Connection 2/27/2015 Part 2: Smithsburg vs. Clear Spring, Gov. Thomas Johnson vs. Tuscarora, North Hagerstown vs. Frederick
Friday Night Sports Connection 2/272015 Part 3: Catoctin vs. Williamsport, Middletown vs. Boonsboro, Walkersville vs. Mountain Rdige, Northern Garrett vs. Hancock, Frankfort vs. Keyser, Jefferson vs. Martinsburg, Hampshire vs. Buchannon-Upshur, Shanksville vs. Southern Fulton
Mount St. Mary's fell on the road to St. Francis (PA) on Thursday night.
High School Basketball 2/26/2015: Southern Fulton vs. Tussey Mountain, Martinsburg vs. Spring Mills, Frankfort vs. Hampshire, Faith Christian vs. Berkeley Springs
High School Basketball 2/25/2015: McConnellsburg vs. Southern Fulton, Greencastle-Antrim vs. West York, Musselman vs. Martinsburg, Spring Mills vs. Jefferson
WHAG'S Dorian Craft live from College Park, as she recaps Wisconsin vs. Maryland men's basketball game.
high school highlights and scores from the four-state area.
High school basketball highlights and scores around the area.
Mount Saint Mary's Men Head Coach speaks about the upcoming matchup against St. Francis (PA).
College Basketball 2/21/2015: Fairleigh Dickinson vs. Mount St. Mary's, Concord vs. Shepherd, Messiah vs. Hood
Friday Night Sports Connection 2/20/2015 Part 1: Virginia Conference 21 Final- Loudoun County vs. Millbrook, Virginia Conference 23 Quarterfinal- Louisa vs. John Handley
Friday Night Sports Connection 2/20/2015 Part 2: MDCC Semifinal Action- Faith vs. Grace, Heritage vs. Broadfording Christian Academy, Shalom vs. Heritage; North Hagerstown vs. Oakdale, Brunswick vs. Walkersville
High School Basketball 2/19/2015: Woodgrove vs. Sherando, Loudoun County vs. Millbrook, James Wood vs. Millbrook, Tuscarora vs. Boonsboro
Mount St. Mary's overcame a sloppy start to cruise past LIU Brooklyn on Thursday night.
The Frederick County Kings downed the Washington County Northstars in the opening round of the MHSL tournament.
Both the Frederick Community College men's team, and the Hagerstown Community College women's team, fell in the final of the Maryland Junior College championship.
Greencastle-Antrim defeats East Pennsboro to advance in the PIAA District 3 Tournament.
High School Basketball 2/17/2015: Shalom vs. Grace Academy, Cumberland Valley Christian vs. Heritage Academy, Cumberland Valley Christian vs. Grace Academy, James Buchanan vs. Berks Catholic
The Frederick County Kings are favored to win the Class 1A MHSL tournament.
Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team falls to Sacred Heart 66-60.
Head Coach Vicky Bullett and HCC Hawks talk about their upcoming MD JUCO championship game against Harford.
College basketball highlights and scores around the four-state region.
Saturday Night Sports Connection 2/14/2014: North Hagerstown vs. South Hagerstown, Urbana vs. Governor Thomas Johnson, Linganore vs. Oakdale, Boonsboro vs. Smithsburg, Clear Spring vs. Williamsport, Martinsburg vs. Musselman, Spring Mills vs. Hedgesville, Tuscarora vs. Middletown, Clear Spring vs. Goretti, Shippensburg vs. CD East, James Buchanan vs. Boiling Springs
High School Basketball 2/12/2015: Martinsburg vs. Musselman, Grace vs. St. James
The Shepherd men's and women's basketball teams split their games with West Liberty on Thursday night.
Mount St. Mary's falls to Sacred Heart at home on Thursday night.
The Hood men's basketball team outlasted Widener on Wednesday night.
The Walkersville boys basketball team held off Catoctin on Wednesday night.
The Oakdale Bears hockey team topped Urbana in the MSHL Western Conference semifinal.
High school basketball highlights and scores around the four-state region.
Oakdale star quarterback Alex Mason signs his National Letter of Intent to play football for Glenville State.
Mount Saint Mary's Men's Head Basketball Coach Jamion Christian talks about the upcoming match-up against Sacred Heart.
College basketball highlights and scores around the area
High school basketball highlights and scores around the four-state area.
Friday Night Sports Connection 2/6/2015: Williamsport vs. South Hagerstown, Smithsburg vs. North Hagerstown, Potomac vs. St. James, Keyser vs. Berkeley Springs, Fannett-Metal vs. Southern Fulton, McDonough vs. St. Maria Goretti
Millbrook, Walkersville and Williamsport all had student athletes that signed National Letters of Intent on Friday afternoon.
High School Basketball 2/5/2015: Brunswick vs. Boonsboro, Catoctin vs. Middletown, Urbana vs. Oakdale
North Hagerstown's Preston Carey committed to play football at Coastal Carolina University on Thursday afternoon.
WHAG's February Student Athlete of the Month: Washington's Kendall Coles and Oakdale's Christi Labella
Student-Athletes from around the four-state signed their collegiate National Letters of Intent on Wednesday afternoon.
High School Basketball 2/03/2015: Urbana vs. Linganore, Greencastle vs. Shippensburg, Friends vs. St. John's CP, Tuscarora vs. Oakdale, Brunswick vs. Clear Spring
One Washington County resident has turned a tragic loss for the community into something positive, and local athletes are benefiting.
High school sports scores from the four-state region.
Mount St. Mary's Jamion Christian speaking about the upcoming matchup against Bryant.
High school basketball action across the four-state region.
Shippensburg splits a double-header with Bloomsburg in college basketball.
Local fans giving us their Big Game predictions between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks.