| 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...
| May 11, 2013
It was a long winter. Shorter days, cooler weather and pavement potholes may have taken their toll on you — and an even bigger toll on your car. As flowers bloom and trees grow, it's a good time to give your car a spring cleaning and thorough...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Authorities responding to a report of a deceased person in Conococheague Creek Thursday afternoon found the body of a 25-year-old Hagerstown man in the stream off Fairview Road in the Fairview area, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Corey Clopein died doing what he loved — fishing for bass in the Conococheague Creek not far from his Shinham Road home.
Corey’s father, James Clopein, said Friday afternoon that he believed his 25-year-old son slipped on a rock and drowned...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:27 PM
About 150 people attended Kaplan University’s first Community Outreach and Public Safety Day in Hagerstown on Saturday.
The event, hosted primarily on the lawns of the local Kaplan campus, featured more than a dozen area organizations, including...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Mrs. Juanita Genevieve Hose Hart, 68, of Williamsport, and formerly of Hagerstown, died suddenly Friday afternoon, July 26, 2013, at her residence.
She was the wife of the late Terry Lee Hart Sr., who preceded her in death Jan. 3, 2009.
Born April 12,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Grow Me, Grow Me!
Want to add a little spice to your garden? Want your garden as “hot” as the weather was at the end of August? Try adding peppers to your flower garden. There are probably hundreds of different kinds of regular edible peppers as well as...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Organizers of the 2013 Bonanza Extravaganza on Tuesday night doled out more than $100,000 from the annual fundraiser that has provided more than $1.2 million to organizations since its inception eight years ago.
The event, which features the raffling...
| 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.
| 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.