Additional red light violation cameras will be operating on the streets of Frederick, Md. as part of an automated approach to traffic safety.
Most recently the Deputy Chief of Police in Sarasota, Fla., Moyer has strong ties to western Maryland. He has family in Hagerstown, and was formerly the barrack commander of Maryland State Police in Cumberland.
Thanks to an $8,000 donation from local community organizations, the Winchester Police Department has been able to outfit all of their officers with tourniquets.
The Greencastle-Antrim school board recently approved the proposed budget for the 2015-2016 school year that includes no real estate tax increase and no cuts to jobs or programs.
ChildSafe Center, a child advocacy center in Winchester, will soon receive the most money ever from the United Way.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office made three arrests for possession of a controlled dangerous substance and administration equipment in Frederick County on Friday.
One Augusta, W.Va., man is dead after crashing into an embankment on Fort Hill Road.
Fire crews responded to yet another house fire in Franklin County early Tuesday morning. Two people were displaced following the fire that ripped through their home.
The Martinsburg Police Department discovered marijuana, heroin, crack cocaine and materials consistent with drug trafficking after pulling over and arresting a man who was driving erratically on Monday.
The FBI is looking into a series of threats called in Monday morning by someone who claimed chemical weapons were on board airplanes.
Dispatchers in Washington County say they believe an inmate at the Roxbury Correctional Institution is being transported to Bayview for treatment of burns.
A man has been charged with 1st degree assault after choking a woman with a dog leash on Monday around 7:30 p.m.
Maryland Natural Resources Police officers were called just before 5:30 p.m. for a missing, possibly drowned swimmer. They learned two teenage boys, one 16 and one 17-years-old, were swimming near the head of the lake, where it’s about 300 ft. across. The 16-year-old, from Kitzmiller drowned.
“We are commemorating the soldiers that made the ultimate sacrifice here at the Battle of Monocacy,” said park ranger Brett Spaulding. “We have 2,200 flags that are for both the Union and Confederate casualties.”
After multiple drafts and work sessions, the Frederick County Council recently adopted a budget for fiscal year 2016.
It was business as usual on Memorial Day at the 7-Eleven in Ranson - despite hours earlier, being the scene of a crime.
As the summer begins, troopers from Maryland State Police are increasing their enforcement efforts to cut down on drunk driving and distracted driving.
Guests observed Memorial Day by visiting the battlefield's monuments and the graves of soldiers buried in the cemetery.
The Hometown Heroes banners project expanded as the legacy of more than 80 fallen military members were honored along Main Street on Monday.
Memorial Day services were held at the Winchester National Cemetery for the first time in two decades.
A fire in Waynesboro left a family without a home as the structure is now labeled as uninhabitable.
Officers with the Ranson Police Department say there was an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven on the 800 block of North Midred Street early Monday morning.
A home is a total loss after a fire early Monday morning.
One person was flown to Western Maryland Regional Hospital after an ATV accident Sunday morning.
One person is dead after a single vehicle crash in the 1000 Block of Virginia Avenue in Cumberland Saturday night.
A Paw Paw native received his high school diploma on Friday, 70 years after leaving high school to enlist in the Navy during World War Two.
Pennsylvania State troopers are investigating single motorcycle accident that happened Friday night just before 10p.m. in Hamilton Township.
Melvin Alexander, a Winchester man accused of stabbing two men last September had his case continued Friday morning in court. The Commonwealth's Attorney handling the case says one of the victims who was paralyzed has now died.
A Winchester man was sentenced Friday to four charges of reproduction of child pornography.
A suspect was indicted for murdering 22-year-old Taylor Hawkridge by the grand jurors of the state of West Virginia on Friday.
Clustered Spires Golf Club in Frederick, Md. is under investigation after reports of possible employee theft and mismanagement. WHAG spoke with a city official who turned in documents she believes could be key evidence in this case.
More than 300 people walked down Main Street to advocate for mental wellness in Franklin and Fulton counties for the 15th annual Walk the Walk advocacy event.
This holiday weekend may include barbecues and the beach, but for one Gold Star mom in Maryland, Memorial Day holds a very special meaning as she remembers her son who died fighting in Iraq, and as she continues to move forward in creating a memorial that honors fallen soldiers and their families.
A 71-year-old man was arrested for engaging in inappropriate sexual contact with a 9-year-old girl on Friday.
Melissa Collins, the missing teen who was found dead after her step-father confessed to her murder, is now being remembered and honored by her peers.
A Hagerstown man was taken into custody Thursday night, after an investigation conducted by the Maryland State Police, Computer Crimes Section and Maryland Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force led to the discovery of child pornography at his residence.
Court documents detailing the death of Melissa Collins show that she was allegedly beaten and strangled to death by her stepfather, Ernie Chase.
After 30 years of "Red Nose Day" events in Great Britain, the United States has its first one under its belt.
Officers with the Frederick Police Department are looking for two men who they say robbed the Pizza Blitz Thursday night.
"You don't want your friend or loved one or your child to have devastating, life threatening, long-term consequences for what they thought would be a one time high," said Dr. Roy.
A Front Royal donut shop owned by a 17 year-old is getting its own reality show. Naughty Girls Donut Shop has signed with a reality show production company, filming is expected to begin in July.
With over 100 years of service in Walkersville, T.R. Saylor Hardware Store is closing it's doors in July.
The Winchester Sheriff's Office has launched its first website.
Geocaching is becoming a global phenomenon - and this weekend, thousands of enthusiasts from across the country and the world will make Washington County their home base.
What is now a construction site at the intersection of Franklin and Potomac Street, will be a new home for students studying at University System of Maryland at Hagerstown, starting in August.
Red Nose Day is a campaign dedicated to raising money for children and young people living in poverty by simply having fun and making people laugh.
Six years ago, local law enforcement agencies came together to start an initiative aimed at catching wanted offenders. They called it “Frederick’s Most Wanted” and as of Wednesday, 402 of the 530 featured individuals have been arrested.
THE "RED NOSE DAY" THREE HOUR PRIME TIME SPECIAL IS TONIGHT-- AT 8PM RIGHT HERE ON WHAG.
The Hagerstown Police Department said the missing person investigation for Melissa Collins, 17, is now a homicide investigation.
It was around 2 a.m. on April 16th when Jefferson County dispatcher, Mark Pangle got a call that he didn't see coming. The Leplatt family called 911 after Melissa was going into labor at her own house.