Over the past week, gas prices have increased through out the country, including the four-state region. Now, commuters are taking a big hit to their wallets.
West Virginia State Police arrested a man who allegedly robbed a bank last Thursday afternoon.
A Hagerstown man who had a stand off with police last May was also sentenced Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court.
The Winchester Police were called to the Food Lion on Valley Avenue Friday morning for the report of a suspicious package.
The Mercersburg Police Department says a woman had more than $1,000 taken from her in valuables and ATM withdrawals after someone stole her purse and wallet from inside her vehicle.
Hagerstown city officials announced the appointment of their new police chief Thursday for the Hagerstown Police Department.
The Frederick County Planning Commission met today and spoke about moving forward with plans to develop nearly 1,500 acres of land over the next few decades.
Every Wednesday, WHAG and Solider Fit honor a service member or veteran in our community. This week's hometown hero is Sgt. David Smith.
The end of the murder trial against Johnathan Bennett is getting closer. WHAG was at the court house Wednesday while the jury deliberated for more than two hours. It will resume Thursday at 9 a.m.
West Virginia State Police say the car accident occurred on Smokey Hollow Road, four miles off of Route 50.
In Mineral County, W. Va., police have found the body of a missing man from Allegany County, MD.
The Task Force overseeing the suspended fire company in Washington County had their final meeting Monday night. Final recommendations will now make their way to county officials to determine whether or not Fairplay will be in service again.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office arrested a Hagerstown man in connection with the sexual abuse of a female juvenile.
Shepherd University is planning out what's to come in the next 10 years for the school's campus. Residents, students and faculty met Wednesday at a public meeting to voice their opinions on what they'd like to see happen.
A judge has postponed the trial of a West Virginia sheriff Tuesday accused of beating a bank robbery suspect and falsifying records during an investigation.
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department is investigating after two people robbed a bank Tuesday afternoon.
While a fiscal cliff deal was reached, a tax now hitting most households is the social security payroll tax increase. It has gone up from 4.2 percent to 6.2 percent.
It's the largest indoor agricultural event in our country. Folks came from all over to the 97th annual Pennsylvania Farm Show to learn about the newest trends in the farming industry.
The Allegany County Sheriff's Office arrested a Westernport man Sunday after charging fuel under several different business accounts since late December.
Firefighters have closed down roads in Funkstown, where a fire spread through a home Friday afternoon.
Without spending even one year in the position, Frederick Community College President F.J. Talley has been replaced by Doug Browning effective January 3, according to the board of trustees.
Pennsylvania State Police say they are looking for a man who robbed the M&T Bank on Lincoln Way East in Chambersburg and threatened the teller with what he said was a bomb.
On Capitol Hill, incumbents Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito were sworn in Thursday afternoon. They say this past week's fiscal cliff fiasco could be a barometer for the challenges that lie ahead.
The swearing in happened inside the U.S. Capitol, where one of the major changes was Maryland's 6th Congressional District. After two decades, a Republican no longer represents the district. WHAG spoke with Congressmen John Delaney and Bill Shuster.
A recent study showed drug shortages in the U.S. are starting to affect patients' health.
The holidays are behind us, and now there are more ways than ever to discard your Christmas tree.
The Maryland General Assembly will kick off the 2013 session next week. There are 13 bills in Frederick County's legislative package that could possibly be affecting you.
A local family spent their New Year's day in Pasadena, California, watching the Rose Bowl Parade. But the trip was bittersweet.
A Garrett County man has been sentenced to life without parole for fatally stabbing a friend in an apparent dispute over the victim's girlfriend.
With the start of the new year comes change. After an 18 month investigation Maryland Officials have decided to ban crib bumper pads due to strangulation hazards.
A Martinsburg woman is dead after an early morning shooting incident with police on Friday.
Every Wednesday WHAG and Solider Fit honor a service member or veteran in our community. This week's Hometown Hero is Jack Mellott.
There's a few more officers on the job this week in the Mountain State.
West Virginia State Police are trying to find a man they say robbed a bank Wednesday morning in Inwood.
The Hagerstown City Police say they need the public's help in finding a masked man who robbed a local gas station at knife-point early Wednesday morning.
The Cumberland Police Department arrested a male juvenile Tuesday after he assaulted one of his family members and tried to break into their vehicle.
Virginia State Police say they are searching for the driver responsible for a fatal hit-and-run in Fauquier County Sunday night.
Deputies at the Washington County Sheriff's Office say three juveniles were arrested Tuesday morning after breaking into a vacant house to take part in an illegal drug exchange.
The Cumberland Police Department say a man is facing assault charges after he pushed and injured his wife.
"We have our 25th annual Home for the Holidays concert and it's a wonderful family tradition where everyone comes together to wish each other happy holidays."
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office in Maryland and Frederick County Bureau of Investigation say an elderly woman died Monday afternoon after she was pinned underneath her car.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Department in Virgina is investigating after a shooting occurred Monday evening, ultimately ending two men's lives.
The Mercersburg Police Department are investigating after intruders ransacked a home last Thursday.
The Sharpsburg man involved in a police stand-off last month was in Washington County District Court Wednesday.
Court officials say an Oldtown man will serve eight years in prison after being sentenced Tuesday in connection to the March shooting death of his neighbor.
Franklin County District's Attorney could seek the death penalty against one of the men charged with murder after a nine hour standoff with police.
Berkeley County Police say Danika Guier of Kerneysville, WV is dead after a three-car accident that shut down Interstate 81 southbound for about an hour Tuesday afternoon.
The Maryland Lottery stopped by WHAG Tuesday with some great last minute gift ideas for Christmas.
Morgan County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a call came in Monday afternoon claiming there was an attempted armed robbery at a home in close proximity to Berkeley Springs High School and Widmyer Elementary.
The Washington County Narcotics Task Force, assisted by members of the Hancock Police Department, wrapped up an extensive investigation involving the distribution of heroin and prescription medication in and around the town.