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.
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.
Treeva Gibson, 16, was in the national spotlight Monday night after competing in the blind auditions on NBC’s “The Voice”. The Walkersville High School Junior spoke on her experiences and aspirations for the future.
On Monday, the Chambersburg Council presented a proposal to encourage the General Assembly to consider a new liquor license concept. Thursday, the Bill 466 passed in the state House, which focuses on privatizing Pennsylvania’s liquor stores.
At the Northwestern Regional Adult Detention Center, officials say they have already gone over their initial pharmaceutical budget by $188,000 for fiscal year 2015.
The definition of middle school in Waynesboro could soon change as school officials are exploring the option of adding sixth graders into the middle school.
The Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg began lap-band procedures five years ago. The hospital's first patient to undergo the surgery shares her success story with WHAG.
Through their investigation, Troopers with MSP McHenry say the driver, identified as Alisa Shafer, 34, of Accident, Md., was traveling northbound when she ran off the eastbound side of the road and hit a snow bank.
"I lost a first cousin to a heroin overdose just a couple of years ago," said Governor Hogan. "So I know the kind of devastation it can cause families and communities."
Federal funding is set to run out April 30, after Allegany County lost its status as a rural community, according to the federal government.
A Frederick man has been sentenced to 42 months in prison following accusations of wire fraud and money laundering during his time at a financial advisory firm.
Owsley determined the skull is that of an adult male, Native American Southwestern United States ancestry who was 22 to 25 years old.
According to City Code Section 14-32, portions of the city are off-limits for street parking when ‘snow plan B’ is in effect.
An 18-year-old mother in Winchester is behind bars after being charged in connection with the death of her 6-month-old daughter.
The City of Martinsburg opposed a motion from Jones' family attorney to add the West Virginia State Police report to the record.
The school suffered a major water break, damaging many classrooms and instructional areas.
"Everything they've come to us with was in response to saying we can't just do things the same. We've got to develop a workforce for the new and future jobs, not the old ones," said Senator Serafini.
"We have listened to the agricultural and environmental communities to find a fair and balanced plan for limiting phosphorus, and I am pleased to announce the details of that solution today," said Governor Hogan.
Academic standards and standardized test scores are becoming the norm in today's classrooms, but one local school is refusing to fit that mold.
Even though July is months away, one local church is already thinking about a trip happening this summer, and Asbury United Methodist Church hopes it will change lives.
One of the longest-running local pageants in Maryland, the Miss Washington County and Miss Western Maryland was held in the Kepler Theater at Hagerstown Community College Sunday. There were 17 contestants competing for the crown to move onto Miss Maryland for later this year.
The 11th Annual Bull and Oyster Roast is one of the biggest fundraisers of the year for the Hagerstown Rotary Club, and Sunday's roast was a success, according to the event's Chair, Mike Johnston. All the money raised is given back to more than 50 local charities.
A two-story garage off the 1200 block of Rock Cliff Drive in Martinsburg was fully engulfed in flames around 9:30 a.m. Sunday.
Frederick, Maryland is digging out after seeing a foot of snow in some parts of the county, and snow crews have been working around the clock to clean up the mess.
A cold front will pass through the region today, but it will turn out milder compared to recent days due to some sunshine. Canadian high pressure will build toward the region tonight through Monday.
The Virginia Department of Transportation says it’s an “all hands on deck situation” in the Department's Staunton, Virginia District, which covers 11 counties. There are about 900 snowplows and similar vehicles clearing the roads.
Children got to escape the snow outside on Saturday and learn more about aviation, Turbo the Flying Dog's adventures, and why more women should consider a future in flight.
Saturday's snow storm hit hard across the 4 state region. Both state and county snow crews in Maryland said they have plenty of materials to get through the storm and will not stop plowing until the snow stops falling.
The Winchester-Frederick County Convention and Visitors Bureau has been working on a new way to showcase all the area has to offer for years now. That hard work has paid off, with the launch of seven self-guided tours that can be downloaded for free on most smartphones and tablets.
"It shows the team work," said Officer Tom Sterrett. "It shows the level of professionalism from retired all the way through Auxiliary to be able to come together as a team to accomplish a goal."
As the temperature drops to dangerous lows, more people are choosing to stay indoors and it's having an impact on the local economy.
Recent national media reports of sexual assault and rape on college campuses across the country have turned the issue into a national debate. WHAG’s Merris Badcock spoke to students at Shenandoah University about their perception on whether or not the media frenzy has actually helped raise awareness about sexual assault.
Jacob Hess, 20, of Hagerstown, was taken into custody last week, after allegedly threatening to go to Clear Spring High School, murder his ex-girlfriend and then turn the gun on himself.
Carrie Giauque takes pictures and analyzes Waynesboro buildings with the hopes of advancing the borough’s nomination to be designated as a national historic district.
Andalusian horses, Chico and Paco, were featured in the "Blank Space" video by pop superstar, Taylor Swift. Owner Diana Beuchert talks about how she landed her horses the job of a lifetime.
Water experts from all over the world are in Morgan County Friday for the 25th Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting, which started Thursday and runs through the weekend. It's said to be the largest and longest running water tasting in the world.
They believe one person was transported, but there’s no word at this time on the condition on any people who may have been inside, or taken to the hospital, or on the damage the house sustained.
Officers with the Frederick Police Department are investigating after the Candy Kitchen on N. Market St. was burglarized early Thursday morning.
The suspect, identified as Steven Snyder, 26, of Frederick has been charged with one count of theft under $100, and one count of theft scheme between $1,000 and $10,000.
A father and son were indicted by a grand jury in Berkeley County on Wednesday, on charges that they tried to get someone to set fire to the house of West Virginia Delegate Stephen Skinner (D-Jefferson) in an attempt to murder him.
Red wine and dark chocolate aren't just two great combinations, but rather food items with proven heart health benefits. And participants of the annual Meritus Health 'Wear Red' event were treated to both.
Staying in school is more important now than ever before. But thanks to an Innovation Zone Grant, Musselman High School in Berkeley County has the tools to help students do just that.
The Letterkenny Army Depot is in full swing with an infrastructure modernization project that will help the facility reduce its carbon footprint and generate $4.1 million in annual energy and operational savings.
According to Frederick’s 2014 Uniform Crime Report, the city experienced its lowest number of reported crime in 24 years.
The Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year, begins Thursday and is celebrated in many Asian countries in conjunction with many Asian-Americans as well.