Dispatchers n Frederick say they got a call for a fire at an apartment building on the 300 block of Selwyn Drive just after 1 a.m. Tuesday.
Berkeley County dispatchers say there was a fire at Twin Lakes Circle in Martinsburg Monday night, at about 11:50 p.m.
"Unless we treat the root of that issue by getting at the addiction problem, we're never going to reduce the crime and we're all going to continue to be victims," said Sheriff Doug Mullendore, Washington County Sheriff's Office.
The Municipal Primary Election is Tuesday, May 19, 2015.
A historical tour guide from New Jersey and a Desert Storm war veteran have paired up to spark some life in the Winchester National Cemetery.
The Municipal Primary Election is Tuesday, May 19, 2015.
A local seven-year-old boy's battle with multiple diseases and a rare form of cancer has highlighted his courage and determination in the midst of adversity.
Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley's annual golf tournament is now in its 18th year. Golfers seek to raise awareness of the disease, as well as funds for no-cost programs.
A young pedestrian was taken to Meritus Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle on the corner of Potomac Avenue and W. Franklin Street on Monday afternoon.
Two Westminster men were arrested for their alleged participation in an assault and robbery that occurred at the Exxon Station on 1561 Opossumtown Pike in August.
Check out these two adorable, adoptable pets in this week's Pet of the Week!
Following small business week, Washington County Commissioners are recognizing small businesses and the vital role they play in the community.
One woman was taken into custody by the Frederick County Sheriff's Office for possession of heroin, early Monday morning.
The Winchester Police Department is searching for two additional suspects in a large-scale shoplifting case, after one man was arrested Friday morning.
The "Red Nose Day" three hour prime time special is this Thursday, May 21, right here on WHAG.
Officers with the Frederick Police Department arrested a man for animal cruelty after they say he killed three baby bunnies.
Officers with the Frederick Police Department arrested a man for first degree assault.
Hundreds gathered in Winchester Saturday night for some “good, clean family fun,” and to show their support for drug free communities.
Hundreds gathered from across the U.S. for one of the biggest bicycle races in the mid-Atlantic region at Greenbrier State Park on Sunday for the Greenbrier Challenge, where racers can quality to work their way up to compete at the highest level possible.
The grand opening for the newly installed Memorial Park in Hagerstown was held Saturday morning.
Waynesboro celebrated their first Craft Beer Festival on Saturday to help get the community together and raise money to revitalize the downtown area.
"It's not something we can arrest our way out of - that's become very, very obvious," Fitzpatrick said. "I think the number one thing our community can do is become aware and educated on what spice is."
There's still a long way to go until the issue of a new Dollar General in Morgan County will be settled.
Law enforcement agencies across the country are gearing up for the annual Click-It or Ticket campaign. However, WHAG’s Merris Badcock reports, officers with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office in Virginia said it's not about the number of tickets written during the two-week campaign period.
Plans are moving forward as the FBI decides where it will locate its new central records office in Frederick County, Va. Three sites are being considered.
A new transit program out of Frederick County will make it easier and more affordable for senior citizens and people with disabilities to get around town.
Maryland Senator Ben Cardin made his way through Western Maryland Friday, first stopping at one of Washington County's solar array sites since the county led all other Maryland counties in solar-energy production as of August 2014, according to the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA).
Sergio and Gaby Polanco joined us in our studio to talk about a new nonprofit organization that benefits local community.
Fifth graders at Salem Avenue Elementary School partook in a mock Congressional hearing to highlight their understanding of the U.S. Constitution.
Bicyclers filled the streets in Frederick for this year's Bike to Work Day. City officials hope the annual event will convert some drivers and show residents improvements made throughout the city.
The Warren County Sheriff's Office made a second arrest for the IHOP robbery and assault that took place on Monday, May 11.
The Maryland Department of Transportation's State Highway Administration (SHA) announced the beginning of a project that will stabilize the side of the mountain adjacent to Route 135 Westernport Road near Route 36 Victory Post Road in Allegany County.
Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal accident that happened along Rt. 7 at the intersection of Rt. 632 on Thursday just before 8 p.m.
Officers with the Frederick Police Department arrested a man who broke into a home early Friday morning.
"We're proud of the fact that we did not have to make any furloughs or cuts to staff and that our students are still going to have the same quality of education," said Padask. "Same program offerings that they've always had."
Frederick County Public Schools in Maryland announced their Teacher of the Year this week. Amanda Portner, a Thurmont Middle School literacy specialist, was picked out of 64 applicants across the county.
After defense attorneys requested a bill of particulars, new information has become available in the February 4 shooting at Frederick High School.
Members of the Frederick County Sheriff's office are preparing for a big good bye as one of their top ranking officials gets ready for retirement.
The benefits of recycling are well-known, but there is one thing that can hold it back in our communities - inconvenience. But one local waste company is seeking to solve that problem.
The Winchester Police Department arrested two males for possessing a stolen, concealed weapon and several other charges on Thursday.
A suspect is in custody for the February murder that was originally ruled a suspicious death on Summit Avenue.
Through the Maryland Mortgage Program, the "You've Earned It!" initiative enables entry level home-buyers to buy their first home with lower interest, a better down payment and longer mortgage than on average for those who have a significant student debt.
In the horrible event that a loved one goes missing, are you able to quickly provide police with detailed information? Frederick Police are hoping to make that awful situation a little easier by handing out free child identification and DNA kits.
The Pennsylvania State Coroners Association recently released a report saying, in 2014 more than 2,000 people died as a result of drug related overdose deaths. The coroner's association says with initial data for 2015, the numbers will continue to increase.
The Clarke County Sheriff's Office and the Clarke County Board of Supervisors have teamed up to establish a secure medication collection unit for citizens.
The Warren County Sheriff's Office made an arrest in a robbery that took place at an IHOP on Crooked Run Plaza on Monday.
Police have identified one of the suspects who is wanted for questioning in connection to the shooting in Chambersburg Tuesday night, but are still searching for another whose identity is unknown.
A fire sent one firefighter to the hospital and caused major damages to a two-story home on the 3000-block of Harpers Ferry Road early Thursday morning.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal car accident.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office has revealed the identity of the suspect arrested for the homicide on the 6000-block of River Road.