Officials with the Maryland State Fire Marshal's office say a man suspected of setting two fires inside a Habitat for Humanity house has turned himself in.
Officers with the Frederick Police department say they are investigating after one person was found with a gunshot wound.
Fire officials in Jefferson County are battling a massive fire near the flea market in Halltown.
The call for the fire came in just after midnight, early Friday morning on North High Street. It took crews about three hours to contain the flames.
A Martinsburg man was sentenced Monday in Berkeley County for allegedly accepting donations after lying about having cancer.
As part of developing the Downtown Martinsburg area, a non-profit organization is taking on a project to bring economic growth, while maintaining a historical building in the city.
West Virginia officials say there are still a lot of families hungry and without homes in the Eastern Panhandle.
Officials say it took firefighters about two hours to get a house fire under control Tuesday evening.
Friday evening firefighters put out a fire inside a room at the Holiday Inn located near the Valley Mall in Hagerstown.
Two are facing charges of manufacturing and possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.
The recovery effort is continuing in the Philippines. Now, a Mineral County high school is helping out with heavy hearts, as one of its student's family was affected by the storm.
First responders say the call came in just before 4 a.m. in the 5200 block of Sidney Drive.
Those who live in the Borough of Chambersburg will be paying more taxes next year.
Jeffrey Miles Sr., who has admitted to killing a Hagerstown woman in 2010, took the stand in his own defense Wednesday, telling the courtroom he did not plan the murder.
Members of Hoke's family were visibly emotional in court Tuesday as a doctor described dozens of photographs of Hoke's body taken after she was found dead in April 2010.
A silver, four-door Dodge was found abandoned in the area of Franklin Street near East Patrick Street.
Jeffrey Miles appeared in front of a judge Monday on the first day of his degree of guilt hearing, which will determine if he will be convicted of first, second or third-degree murder.
One local congregation in Frederick continues to give away free clothing items to the community.
One local resident is trying to make the Affordable Care Act a little easier to understand for people in her community.
An emergency closure has been ordered restricting access to national forest system lands in the vicinity of the Smoke Hole Fire on the Cheat-Potomac Ranger District of the Monongahela National Forest according to an announcement by the US Forest Service.
There’s a new recourse in the community for people battling Lyme disease. "My Lymelight" is helping people understand the disease and some in the group are sharing what they’ve learned with others, after facing it themselves.
It was military appreciation day at Shepherd University Saturday, and there was a special reunion planned for two former Navy friends who had not seen each other in more than five and a half decades.
One non-profit organization in Frederick County, Maryland is making a difference by helping people with disabilities learn to ride horses and so much more.
Streets reopen after police investigate suspicious package in Hagerstown.
The owner of a kennel in Stephenson, Virginia is under scrutiny by law enforcement again, after another dog owner has come forward with allegations of possible animal abuse.
It appears that Darren Brown will be the mayor in Chambersburg and incumbent Bruce Hockersmith will be the mayor in Shippensburg.
Court documents show that it is not the first time police have suspected that Yadina Indira Morales’s children were abused.
Yadina Indira Morales, 22, has been charged in connection with the death of her two-month-old daughter.
The community came together in honor of those who serve our country and have given the ultimate sacrifice.
A solider from Smithsburg who was injured overseas wants to help other wounded warriors.
Assistance dogs can help people facing hearing loss by responding to sounds and alerting their handler.
The sixth annual community showcase featured a variety of organizations promoting their businesses.
State Police are investigating a deadly crash that happened on Woodsboro Pike Thursday afternoon.
A group of parents showed up at the Chambersburg school board meeting Wednesday to oppose the dress code.
Big cat expert John Lutz says there have been many proven, confirmed reports of wild mountain lions in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Starting next Monday in Hagerstown, smoking will be banned in all city-managed parks.
The Waynesboro youth football team played their homecoming game Sunday, but for one cheerleader and her sister, it was a homecoming of a whole different kind.
The holidays are quickly approaching, and for the Toys For Tots organization that means it is time to start collecting toys for families in need.
Wilson College is the first college in the nation to introduce a student loan buyback program based on academic merit.
What is killing large animals in Berkeley County? Some residents say they are convinced it is a mountain lion.
We are only six days away from unveiling our new HD studio at WHAG.
"Supporting student financial aid, supporting faculty and staff salary and benefits, supporting creative, innovative programs, protecting the beauty of the campus," said Head of Mercersburg Academy Douglas Hale.
On August 26, 2013 Aaron Thrasher entered a home on Paradise Street in Midland, Md., and stole several items while a couple slept inside.
Police seized numerous capsules of heroin, vials of cocaine, marijuana and paraphernalia.
Officers with the Hagerstown Police Department are investigating a robbery at the Friendly Market.
During the investigation, Peller, the son of the store manager was identified as the suspect.
When officers arrived, they located a man with stab wounds to the back.
Firefighters at a local volunteer fire company are mourning after a tractor accident claimed the life of one of their own.
For the third year in a row two Hagerstown locals hosted a fundraiser at their flea market to raise money for the Wounded Warriors Project.
The annual National Firefighter Memorial Service was held in Emmitsburg Saturday.WHAG’s Shayna Halper has more on the heroes being remembered.
The Washington County Free Library in downtown Hagerstown opened its doors Saturday after nearly three years of construction, and hundreds of locals gathered to celebrate.
A Maryland State Trooper pulled over a driving for speeding, and discovered a large amount of heroin and marijuana in the car.
Officials in Berkeley County, West Virginia say one person was flown from the scene of a motorcycle crash Tuesday evening.
On October 1, drivers and passengers in Maryland will have to obey two new laws.
A taste of German music, food, and beer took over the Frederick Fairgrounds Saturday and Sunday for the 11th annual Frederick Oktoberfest.
According to Dispatchers, it happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in the 15000 block of Fairview Road in Clear Spring.
Locals in Keedysville gave injured soldiers an opportunity to get out of the hospital and have some fun.
It's National Infant Mortality Awareness Month, and Stephanie Nalley is a soon-to-be mom of three. She has a little boy, Chase, and a little girl due in a matter of weeks. But back in October, 2011, she lost another son.
Hagerstown hosted its third annual Thunder in the Square event Friday evening in downtown.
An event to honor the lives of 6-year-old Sophie and 3-year-old Madigan Lillard who were taken too soon will be held this weekend at Summers Farm.
Caffeine lovers can celebrate National Coffee Day with free and discounted coffee on Sunday at participating locations.
A Gaithersburg man was sentenced Friday in a federal court in Baltimore to five years in prison after he was arrested for robbing a bank in Frederick in 2011.
Those at Maranatha Food Pantry are reacting to possible food stamp funding cuts, which they say is likely to increase the number of people going to food pantries.
It has been almost three years in the making, but the newly built Washington County Free Library in downtown Hagerstown will open its doors in less than two weeks.
A Martinsburg home along Ripe Berry Lane was destroyed in a fire Sunday morning.
At 99 years old, Ken Hechler is the oldest living former member of the United States Congress.
A man has died after a single vehicle collision early Saturday morning in Washington County.
Titled, "Reunion and Remembrance," Hagerstown's Civil War veterans event aimed to honor the millions of soldiers who fought on American soil 150 years ago.
This would be similar to watching government hearings on C-SPAN.
Antwine Snowden was arrested back in July in connection with the death of his neighbor, Gloria Carol Fitzpatrick.
A Martinsburg man was arrested Friday on a charge of making terroristic threats after police say he was recorded telling a Potomac Edison employee that he would come to Potomac Edison and “kill everyone he saw.”
The Hagerstown community is remembering the life of one little boy who passed away from a brain tumor four years ago.
The first calf of the 2013 Great Frederick Fair is born. Meet Licorice and find out what other animals will give birth this week at the Frederick Fairgrounds.
One person has died after a single vehicle accident in Woodsboro, Maryland Saturday afternoon.
Two early morning fires in Martinsburg Saturday have investigators looking into the possibility of arson.
The festival ran for almost a mile along Market Street from the Carroll Creek to 7th Street.
The Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund Pink Ribbon 5K Run and Walk will be held on Saturday, October 5th. The event starts at 9 a.m. at Baker Park.
Berkeley County dispatchers say it started just before 7 a.m. Saturday at a home along Warm Springs Avenue and Lutz Avenue.
Those at Shenandoah University say it is all about being thankful for the sacrifices made on September 11.
The unofficial results of Tuesday's primary election in the City of Frederick are being reported, with 8 out of 13 precincts offering numbers.
A three hour chase involving multiple law enforcement agencies ended when the man police were after killed himself in Upper Mifflin Township.
Fire officials in Frederick County, Virginia said a 15-year old was injured in a house fire along Hickory Trail in Winchester on Monday.
Pennsylvania State Police say it happened at the McDonalds at 1520 Lincoln Way East.
It's not every day that an archbishop visits St. Mary's Catholic Church.
A popular food network show was in Hagerstown this weekend to transform a local restaurant.
The Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church in Frederick hosted their annual Fall Festival.
Nearly 400 artists have put their work on display downtown Frederick for “Artomatic.”
Pennsylvania State Police say 24-year-old Brian Pomales-Boyer left his work release at Lehman's Egg Service and never returned to Franklin County Jail.
More than 400 people walked through Hagerstown Saturday to spread awareness about suicide prevention.
Eight robed members of the Klu Klux Klan, plus about 12 of their supporters, gathered at the Antietam National Battlefield Saturday to publicly voice their opinions.
Officials in Frederick County, Maryland say heroin use is on the rise and families in the community came out Saturday for a bike ride to raise awareness about the drug. So far this weekend, Frederick police arrested three people they say were in possession on heroin. WHAG’s Shayna Halper has more on what the community is doing to keep people from turning to drugs.
Girls, Incorporated and Girls On The Run participated in the first Muddy Mama Run, an effort to inspire young girls.
Police are investigating a two vehicle accident that happened late Thursday night along route 51 in Berkeley County.
Pennsylvania State Police say Dennis Thomas sexually assaulted a 15-year-old over the past year.
School safety remains a hot topic for parents everywhere, and in the modern age of security, the race is on for school administrators to find the best technology to keep kids safe.
It's called the Precision Guided Firearm, combining computer and jet-fighter technology helping a shooter hit a target 5 times more accurately.
Four people were arrested and face heroin-related charged in Frederick County, Md.
In West Virginia it is always a balancing act when it comes to coal.
Local police agencies say they are using social media now more than ever.
Multiple fire crews and other emergency units responded to Baxter Road in Hedgesville Wednesday afternoon after a firearms business caught fire..
Several new flu vaccines will be available for the first time this year.
Locals are reacting to President Obama’s announcement that he is seeking Congressional approval for a military strike in Syria.
Hagerstown City Park has kept its tradition of bringing music to locals for decades.
Police are looking for the person who they say ran over a pedestrian and then fled the scene in Allegany County.
Residents of a local historic neighborhood are working together to organize a music festival right in their front yards.
Menu items are made using 60 percent food from county farms or wineries.
Frederick City Police have arrested a woman who they say stabbed a person during a fight.
Fire crews were called to the 700 Block of Lincoln Terrace just before 8:00 p.m. Thursday Evening.
Two Allegany County elementary schools were put on alert Wednesday after an armed robbery at a nearby bank.
Tuesday evening members of the Fredericksburg City Council voted 7-0 to move forward with plans to relocate the Hagerstown Suns baseball team to their city.
The Congressman says he wanted to come to Frederick High School because education is one of his top priorities.
Head Start of Washington County put together a visual presentation this week to illustrate their losses.
On Tuesday, fire officials say the fire is under control and burning itself out. At this time, no injuries have been reported.
All 175 patients at the Martinsburg VA Medical Center domiciliary have been moved out of their rooms after mold was found in a majority of the stand-alone air conditioning units located in 210 rooms.
The sheriff's office is looking for 83-year-old Donald Klick, who was reported missing around 8:30 p.m. Sunday.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim as 41-year-old Christopher Robert.
Pennsylvania State Police are looking for the people who they say broke into a home and stole several items, including a gun in Franklin County.
Police say the driver was going southbound on Route 550, lost control around a curve, and then the driver and a female passenger were ejected from the motorcycle.
Some patients at the Martinsburg VA Medical Center have been relocated due to the discovery of mold in several units.
Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a murder suicide in Franklin County.
More than 200 people gathered at Hagerstown’s City Park Sunday to try model boat sailing.
The community gathered in Frederick County in honor of a former county firefighter and emergency responder.
The sheriff's office said they pulled the man from the pool and pronounced him dead at the scene.
Frederick County Commissioner Blaine Young announced Saturday he will no longer be running for governor, and he's made no decision to run for County Executive.
It was a day of “FUNomenon” over at the Frederick Fairgrounds Saturday, all to support people in the community and beyond. WHAG’s Shayna Halper has more.
The C&O Canal has shaped the town of Williamsport since its arrival in 1834.
Two people were badly injured Friday night in Hagerstown when a car collided with a scooter.
From kitchen appliances, to books and CDs, Shepherdstown Residents can bring and claim unwanted items starting September 1st, as the Really Really Free Market returns, but in a different location.
The Frederick Towne Mall has been an eyesore for nearly a decade. Revitalization efforts continue, and the State Highway Administration is helping to get the area in better shape for the community.
Sodus Point is about 35 miles outside of Rochester. It’s a summer tourist resort full of boats, fishing, summer cottages and restaurants.
A Martinsburg man won $1 million after matching five numbers in last Saturday’s Powerball drawing.
Frederick City Police are continuing to investigate multiple shots fired.
Officers say they forced entry into the apartment and found a woman’s body with severe trauma to the head and a bloodied hammer nearby.
The new CPR protocol in Pennsylvania is designed to increase survival rates by taking advantage of every second when trying to revive somebody.
We now know the identity of the man killed after his motorcycle collided with a tractor trailer.
Protesters in Franklin County made their message clear to their commissioners. They do not want the Falling Spring Nursing Home in Chambersburg to be sold to a private company.
Several public housing authorities could be in trouble as they continue to receive less money from the government.
Police in Winchester arrested a man Saturday after he allegedly threw broken glass at a woman and resisted arrest.
Two people have been taken to Meritus Medical Center after a single vehicle accident near exit 25 on I-70 Monday morning.
It's National Aviation Day and dozens of people braved the rain to look at some historic pieces of Hagerstown's past.
High wheel cyclists took the streets of downtown Frederick Saturday for the Clustered Spires Bike Race.
It was a free-for-all at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hagerstown.
A toddler was taken to a Washington, D.C. hospital with severe injuries on Friday Afternoon after falling out a second story apartment window.
Summer camp is a time when you leave your family, share stories, and make new friends. At Camp Fantastic, the kids are sharing a much deeper bond.
A handful of local businesses in Frederick have become targets for recent burglaries, after police say their windows were smashed and money was taken.
At least two people were injured and taken to the hospital after an accident in Frederick Friday.
Job seekers flocked to Hagerstown Friday to participate in the Washington County Job fair.
This week’s Weekend Getaway Takes us to Titusville, Pennsylvania where you can take a guided tour on a vintage train and then head to a nearby museum for a unique experience.
"Rocket" the giraffe at the Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo has died.
The 21st annual Jefferson County African-American Culture & Heritage Festival began Friday in Charlestown