| Jul 21, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A man was shot Sunday night in the Valley Meadow Townhomes off Virginia Avenue after a dispute with another male at a home in the development, a spokeswoman for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said.
The shooting, which was reported to...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Thursday, July 11, 2013
Funkstown 8, Sykesville 7
FUNKSTOWN — Charles Cvijanovich hit a walk-off RBI single to score pinch-runner Troy Carbaugh as Funkstown Post 211 rallied with four runs in the bottom of the seventh in a win...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 7:31 PM
Everybody loves a parade — or so the saying goes — and that was no more apparent than at Thursday’s Old Home Week Parade in Greencastle.
The only traffic that moved in downtown Greencastle on Thursday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. was the home-...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:32 AM
BOULEVARD, Calif. -- It's what everyone always says, Jim DiMaggio's neighbors agreed: He seemed like a nice guy.
James Lee DiMaggio moved into the two-road neighborhood in Boulevard -- a dusty, quiet stretch of San Diego County about five miles north of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Lifeguards, Cullin Brown will have you know, do not laze around beaches, lakes and pools.
"There's a stereotype that we sit in the sun and tan," said Brown, a 19-year-old lifeguard at Rocky Gap State Park in Western Maryland.
State park lifeguards...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Talking on a cellphone while driving in the state of Maryland will become expensive Oct. 1.
That’s when officers will be allowed to pull over drivers and fine them for chatting while behind the wheel.
Although it currently is illegal for motorists...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Tom K. Fox, 91, of Greencastle, Pa., died Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at 9:05 a.m. in the nursing center of Menno Haven, Chambersburg, Pa.
Born July 8, 1922, in Washington Township, Pa., he was the son of the late Roy L. and Nellie E. (Koons) Fox.
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:29 PM
MILFORD TOWNSHIP — The smell of burning hay and wood fills the air, and everyone’s eyes water from the wafting smoke.
Small fires continue to burn in the piles of black hay here and there as children pile the ashes with pitchforks.
| Jul 26, 2013
Cleaning in most homes concentrates on kitchens and bathrooms. But what about the room with a car? On top of dirt and debris from the street, garages are often the most used entrance, and may include a washer and dryer, recycling bins, a home shop, and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The Greencastle-Antrim community is counting down the days until the town launches its 38th triennial Old Home Week celebration Saturday through Aug. 11.
Old Home Week, which has been held without interruption since 1902, is a chance for residents and...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:47 PM
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office has joined the social network.
The sheriff’s office officially posted its inaugural Facebook page on Wednesday, said Deputy 1st Class Carly Hose, a spokeswoman for the sheriff’s office.