The program was created a few years ago and only applied to four municipalities. After much success, the state was considering giving the home rule to every city, but decided to just have 20 total and extend it until July 2019 to see if those cities will succeed as well during the next five years.
The Pennsylvania State Police Chambersburg responded to various thefts from motor vehicles in the Mont Alto area.
Officers from the Martinsburg Police Department were tipped off that Jeffery Williams Moore Jr., 30, was in the area. They responded to the area of 404 Porter Avenue and surrounded the house. That's when they spotted a man matching the description of Moore.
Officials arrived on the scene to find heavy smoke coming from the attic of a home along South Church Street.
Rafael Sales suffered stab wounds and was flown to York's Trauma Center for his injuries.
Deputies from the Garrett County Sheriff's Office responded to E. First Avenue in Loch Lynn for a purse stolen from a vehicle.
The Hagerstown Police Department responded to a residence on N. Potomac Street and made contact with a male reporting he was the victim of an armed robbery.
The Garrett County Sheriff's Office is seeking information in regards to a recent store burglary at Stomper's Shoe Store.
Winchester Police were called to the scene of a suspicious package around 11:30 Saturday morning in a grassy area of a Walmart parking lot.
"It's a serious illness. It's not surprising that we may see some isolated cases here since worldwide travel is common, but really the crisis is there in Africa. It's not here."
"I'm always dedicated to finding ways to get West Virginians working, particularly here in the Eastern Panhandle."
The Martinsburg Police Department is investigating a robbery that happened at the Laundry Depot at the Old Courthouse Square on Sunday.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office arrested three people Saturday night on the 13000 block of Old Annapolis Road, after a K9 gave a positive alert for a narcotic odor coming from their vehicle.
Brian Lewis, 53, was arrested Sunday evening for setting fire to the victim's tent and all of his belongings after an argument.
West Virginia State Police are investigating a vehicle that was found off the side of I-81 in Berkeley County this afternoon.
Matt Quarantillo was diagnosed with autism when he was three-years-old. Matt was recently crowned as his high school's homecoming king!
Kamden Myles Burton celebrated his 1st birthday on Saturday! He's the son of Andrew Burton and Kelsey Taylor of Martinsburg, WV.
Residents of Frederick County, Maryland gathered Saturday afternoon for a fun celebration of recovery and support.
Jeff Bowers interviews Bruce and Donna Plunkert at the Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival.
Mark Kraham interviews Carl Gotzmer at the Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival.
"This is just wonderful to have a building that's been basically made to our specifications and our needs. I couldn't ask for anything more."
"I wanted the police to be very involved in the community. Go out, let the people know that you can trust the police, you can work with them."
Churchgoers played instruments, sang songs, told stories, and shared their own perspectives on what true peace means to them at St. John's Lutheran Church on Sunday.
The remains of Peggy Jones, 81, and Zach Jenkins, 20, were recovered Sunday morning.
This is Baltimore's first AL East title win since 1997. It's also the Nationals' second NL East title win in the past three seasons.
The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in Martinsburg that left a 33-year-old man dead on Sunday.
Shelley Riley Moore passed away Saturday morning at the age of 88.
17-year-old Merry Urquhart, of Fayettesville, did not return home after school on Tuesday, and has not been seen or heard from since.
"Their electric bill will go down to about $100 per month from a high of $114 only two years ago. That's a pretty significant reduction over the last couple of years."
Family members along with the West Virginia State Police are offering a $10,000 reward in an effort to find out who shot and killed Taylor Hawkridge, 22, outside her apartment at the Townes of Willow Tree on June 28, 2014.
"Every other day, you hear a drug overdose. It has gotten really bad. I'd say the last two years have been the worse."
Residents of Franklin County gathered for a special memorial service at the historic Letterkenny Chapel in Chambersburg.
Rescue crews from four counties were called to the scene of a house fire Sunday afternoon.
The strike caused wood and insulation within the attic to smolder according to officials.
Gary Armstrong was indicted on 35 counts, including sexual battery, sexual abuse and providing alcohol to minors.
Gary Heflin was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Bart Alan Mazer is a teacher at Mountain Ridge High school. He’s accused of engaging in an inappropriate sexual relationship with a student who was 17-years-old at the time.
According to the West Virginia State Police, the man was driving a motorcycle when it struck the front drivers side of another vehicle.
"It's not pleasant to go out there and spend all that time and effort, but ultimately we're satisfied when we get that child or family member back home."
"I would much rather co-exist with everybody," said Andrew Valois, who gave the statement that Old Line Arsenal was withdrawing. "The vast majority of people I've met are good and decent people. I would very much like to get to know them and become good neighbors with them."
Douglas Wayne Clark Jr., 39, has been charged with attempted murder 1st degree, along with several other charges, after firing a gun at three people in Hagerstown.
Nathan L. Varnum, 21, was issued criminal citations and released upon his signature by the Maryland State Police Hagerstown Barrack on Saturday. The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office is pursuing charges.
Police are continuing to search for Martin "John" Rogers who went missing on August 21st. He was last seen in the LaVale/Cumberland, Maryland area. He also may have been seen along the C&O Canal near Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
"We are going to do as much as we can to keep your children safe."
"That helps us become competitive in the market, to be able to recruit and hire quality educators for the students here in Berkeley County."
The Maryland State Police are seeking information on an elderly man, who suffers from dementia, that went missing from his residence on Hemlock Drive on Saturday.
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing Gaithersburg man.
Within the past two years, the festival has grown into a huge event attracting thousands and providing an excellent venue for many local businesses.
Christopher Preston, 28, was arrested on Saturday by the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office at a residence on Ramblewood Drive in LaVale.
"The point of the scissors actually missed the child's brain and lodged just behind the right eye. It was very close to the optical nerve and the scissors had to be surgically removed at Ruby Memorial Hospital."