The second trial for a former captain with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department began in circuit court Tuesday afternoon. Dennis Streets was found not guilty of fraudulent scheming last April, but the jury was hung on an embezzlement charge.
Local and state leaders across the Eastern Panhandle met Tuesday for a legislative summit in Martinsburg to discuss and address the major issues affecting the area, while brainstorming ways to implement faster changes.
On Tuesday, emergency responders in the county celebrated the life of Hubert Harrison, Jr., better known as "J.R.," with an emotional procession.
The first day of school has come and gone for many children in Maryland but unlike last year, families did not get a 45 day grace period to meet vaccination requirements.
The number of "high poverty" students at three of Winchester's four elementary schools have created overcrowding issues in the school system.
"I was very scared that something was going to happen to me if I didn't get this man out quick enough," said Dinch.
Frederick County, Md. health officials are tackling prescription opioid abuse and heroin addiction in a new campaign that shows anyone can be affected.
The Washington County Soil Conservation District is celebrating 75 years of serving the community.
A man pleaded guilty to the second-degree murder and first-degree assault of two homeless men in Washington County Circuit Court on Tuesday.
One Pennsylvania woman and three West Virginians were arrested on Saturday as a result of an ongoing investigation by West Virginia State Police. All four were charged with possession, but it's a crime that doesn't carry quite the same weight in each state.
The wastewater treatment plant in Front Royal is in the midst of a $44 million upgrade project that will make their plant one of the first in the country to use the BioMag system.
Severe hoof neglect, starvation and lack of dental care, brought two stallions to the Days End Farm Horse Rescue as the Humane Society of Washington County investigates their owner.
A SUV crashed into a residence at 19913 Bloomsfield Ct. on Monday morning, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
A 26-year-old Front Royal man died hours after being involved in a motorcycle and vehicle accident on Browntown Road Sunday night.
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In an effort to decrease the trend of obesity in the community, the Washington County Health and Recreation departments are teaming up to get people moving.
The Chambersburg Barrack of the Pennsylvania State Police are searching for a robber who allegedly stole prescription pills from a Rite Aid on the 300-block of South Fayette Street on Saturday morning.
Officials with the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services said two suspects were taken into custody on Saturday after they were found on a property near the WCI and NBCI facilities with a handgun, drone, and contraband.
It started in 1952, when Wesel, Germany, a town devastated by bombings in World War II, sought to promote peace with their former enemies in the U.S.
A Cumberland man was arrested Saturday afternoon after assaulting and robbing a woman in the 500 block of Baltimore Avenue.
Troopers with Maryland State Police said that alcohol is believed to have played a role in an accident involving a motorcycle on Interstate-81 early Sunday morning.
The 20th annual Augustoberfest began on Saturday in downtown Hagerstown.
Lawmakers, law enforcement and health officials met Friday at a Quad-State Conference to talk about Interstate-81’s role in the local heroin epidemic.
With approximately $1.84 billion dollars in sales in fiscal year 2015, the Virginia Lottery said a near record amount of money has been raised for Virginia Public Schools.
A Frederick County councilman is making headlines again. This week, Councilman Kirby Delauter said he would not donate $1,000 to his Alma Matter Catoctin High School, in light of a county council decision to enact a bill that he believes will impact his business.
Berkeley County’s architect has released photos of what he hopes the county's first rehab center will look like.
For the next two weeks, 15 goats will help clear the trees and poison ivy from a property in Fayetteville for the Habitat for Humanity of Franklin County.
National theater chain Regal Cinemas is taking measures to put movie-goers at ease after several theater shootings took place across the country.
His post said "I have been blown away by all the support and prayers I have received since my diagnosis in June, and it is what has gotten me through this fight so far. You have all inspired me and given me strength, and I am grateful beyond measure!"
There's been a spotlight on police this past year and now there will also be cameras. Police-worn body cameras are becoming more common nationwide including in Frederick where police have launched a pilot program.
A local cyber security expert is weighing in as concerns linger due to the massive data breach at the Internal Revenue Service in May.
The Frederick Police Department arrested two men after responding to an assault in progress call on Orchard Way and Hill Street on Monday afternoon.
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"When you go to a show or anything, you don't hear half of it, so what's the sense in going. It makes a big difference when you can hear! It's almost like giving you double hearing aids," said Williamsport resident, Naomi Johnson.
Hagerstown Police officers arrested a man for assault after they say, he stabbed another man Thursday evening.
The Allegany County Sheriff's Office and the Allegany County Combined Criminal Investigation Unit (C3I) are looking for two suspects that allegedly robbed the Midland Volunteer Fire Department Bar around 10 a.m. Thursday morning.
The innovative work of a group of Frederick County Public School students has them in the running for a $10,000 grant from MIT.
There’s a new strand of mutant lice making its way across the four-state region and to make matters worse, the lice is resistant to most over the counter head lice treatments.
Darryl Jackson Jr., Javon Johnson and Dajun Doleman were all sentenced for their roles the 2012 armed robbery of Caribbean Food Store.
On Thursday, the County Council held its first public hearing, where residents weighed in about the potential site on Baltimore Street within the city limits of Martinsburg.
Chambersburg Area, Fannett Metal and Tuscarora school districts will fund more than $10,000 each month to the six pre-K classes in their respective districts.
The Berkeley County Council voted and approved a measure Thursday that will allow for a popular vote on Sunday Hunting, which is currently not allowed in the county.
A Virginia man is behind bars after police said he shot his daughter in the face on Wednesday night.
In Jefferson County, four deputies have been promoted within the sheriff's department. WHAG’s Merris Badcock spoke to Sheriff Pete Dougherty about retention tactics, and compares starting salaries for deputies across the four-state area.
A new lawsuit alleges that Fort Detrick is to blame for deaths and illnesses of residents living on or near the U.S. Army installation in Frederick.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office executed a prostitution sting on Wednesday that led to the arrests of 19 people.
Maryland State Police's Hagerstown Barrack had their hands full after two separate road rage incidents involving handguns were reported on the same day, in the same county.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office said they are searching for an armed robber who pepper sprayed a BP Gas Station employee on Thursday morning.
Officers with the Hagerstown Police Department responded to the Rita’s Italian Ice on Pennsylvania Ave. Wednesday around 10:15 p.m. for a reported armed robbery.
Officers say they found Antonio Mooney, 41, of Hagerstown, with life threatening injuries. Mooney was pronounced dead on the scene, and his body was sent to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore.