The Winchester Police Department has decided to make the Timbrook Public Safety Center a safe place for people to meet for any Craigslist transactions.
"If there's no enforcement, then people are going to continue to drive under the influence of drugs," said Officer Chris Decker.
Sunday, February 15, is the deadline to enroll for health care coverage in 2015 under the president's health care law. If you don't have health insurance after that date, you could face a penalty in excess of $300.
Earlier this week, the owners of Bloomery Plantation Distillery in Charles Town shut their doors, saying that current state regulations are treating them unfairly.
Officials say Raymond Sydney Wallace had some type of "medical episode" around 1 a.m. Medical staff at a local jail attempted to help Wallace, then local EMS crews were called to the jail and performed CPR on him. Wallace was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead at 2 a.m.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office says Benjamin Whitmore led them on a high-speed chase that came to a crashing halt.
The Frederick County public school system has been pushed into the spotlight this month after a series of harrowing events. Superintendent Terry Alban discusses the difficult times the community is facing and how they are moving forward.
Several last-minute Valentine's Day shoppers are looking for a gift for that special someone, and employees at Chas A. Gibney Florists say they're here to help.
"It's a rare opportunity to be in the present and being in the past," said Nicholas Long, longtime Hagerstown resident. "When you come here and you can reflect on the beautiful building, it's part of the history and now it's part of you."
Maryland law makers have cross-filed a bill that would prevent children in the foster care system from being returned to abusive biological parents.
According to police, a West Virginia man is in police custody after allegedly trying to escape through a ceiling vent from a Charles Town police holding cell.
Members of the Washington County Special Operations team are now certified as ice rescue technicians after experiencing two days of special training.
In July 2014, two parents led police to the shallow grave in George Washington National Park, where they buried their 26-day old son.
CUMBERLAND, Md - With several federal correctional facilities and a county detention center in Cumberland, many residents are quick to blame those facilities for bringing in and keeping criminals in the area. However, Allegany County Sheriff, Craig Robertson, said he's not convinced that's the case at all.
Timothy Smith, the man police say hired a hit man in 2009 to murder his sister, Berryville Councilwoman Gail Smith pled guilty to three felony charges in a Clarke County courtroom Thursday afternoon.
Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg say they’re investigating a burglary, where four firearms were stolen from a residence.
Troopers say Joshua Gosnell, 21, of McConnellsburg engaged in a relationship with an 12-year-old victim, which became sexual in nature between January 1, and February 7.
Washington County dispatchers say an accident shut down Northern Ave. and Hamilton Blvd. in Hagerstown.
Warren County Fire and Rescue credit a smoke alarm for saving a woman's life, and want to remind others of the importance of having a working smoke alarm where you live.
At $500 million, Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery is the third highest jackpot of all time.
After Procter & Gamble announced plans to build a new facility in West Virginia, lawmakers in Maryland discussed how to change the state's business climate, and become more attractive to big-name manufacturers.
32 teams from all over Maryland competed in the Unified Indoor Bocce State championships at Hagerstown Community College.
Check out this week's Kidscaster, Jayden Holmes!
The law will allow hemp to be grown, so it can be used to create products such as paper, plastic or fiber. It is a chance to create jobs and recreate a new image for green technology.
A recent study places Cumberland among the top ten most dangerous places to live in the state. However, there's some disagreement between residents and officials as to the cause.
A Middletown High School senior died Wednesday morning after colliding into a Frederick County Public Schools bus near Middletown.
The local Fraternal Order of Police has decided not to re-enter a security contract with Frederick County Public Schools.
The new rating system will grade institutions based on several factors such as: tuition rate, the amount of debt students would accumulate, and the amount of money the student makes after graduation.
Katrina Snyder is the winner of the Rotary Four-Way Test Speech contest for the Rotary Club of Waynesboro. She focused on the issue of cyberbullying.
A group of fourth graders in Winchester are using Skype, a free video chatting application, to "travel" to all 50 states.
Hagerstown Community College nursing students are making a name for themselves throughout the state of Maryland.
Procter & Gamble has just announced plans to locate a major manufacturing plant to Berkeley County, W.Va.
There was a single-vehicle accident in Winchester around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.
The Martinsburg Police Department has located a suspect involved in a theft at a Martin's food store.
A low water bridge in Warren County could soon have its fate decided.
"It's important just to send a message. We're not going to just let this type of thing happen."
For the past several years, students at the kindergarten level in Washington County have been performing poorly in language and literacy.
The city of Hagerstown issued more than 9,000 parking tickets in 2014, but $85,000 worth remains unpaid.
School officials are proposing a three-year plan that would give students in eight schools a computer of their own for the classroom.
More than 20 skiers and snowboarders took to the slopes for an all-day ski competition that raised money to help wounded veterans.
Check out these adorable, adoptable pets in this week's Pet of the Week!
Several churches in downtown Frederick came together Sunday evening to lead a prayer service for the victims and students affected in Wednesday’s shooting outside of Frederick High School.
The Clear Brook Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company in Frederick County, Virginia holds a pancake breakfast each month, a fundraiser that has grown considerably over the years.
An arson investigation is underway in Martinsburg, after police and fire officials said someone intentionally set two fires inside the Walmart on Foxcroft Avenue.
Shamel Davis, 19, was shot in the neck Saturday evening in the 300-block of Fegan Road in Bunker Hill. He was transported to Winchester Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Just one week before Valentine’s Day, dozens of businesses in Old Town Winchester offered special deals as part of the "Chocolate Escape" event on Saturday.
More than 70 ice sculptures, an ice playground and an ice walk were all on display throughout the downtown area. The annual festival is organized by the Downtown Frederick Partnership and is one of their most popular "First Saturday” of the month events.
Saturday marks the fifteenth National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. This day is recognized across the country to encourage African Americans to get educated, get tested, and get PrEP, a pill taken daily that can prevent HIV infection.
The Front Royal Town Council hopes to finalize plans soon on the design and build of a new police department. Officers have been working out of the former Warren County Sheriff’s Office since the end of 2013.
JJ Winston was arrested Friday in Charles Town, West Virginia for an armed home invasion that took place Wednesday in Hagerstown.