| Feb 8, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Washington County and the surrounding area could see a few inches of snow when a winter storm moves through the region Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for western Maryland, Fulton County, Pa., and the...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 6:52 PM
The shooting of a Virginia man in Jefferson County last weekend was the fourth police shooting in the Eastern Panhandle within the last 12 months, and fifth in the Tri-State area.
• Aug. 25 — A Berkeley County sheriff’s deputy shot...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Wyatt Clark’s eyes were as wide as nickels when the locomotive and all that was following it passed by his feet.
“Wow! Train. Train,” the 2-year-old said as his mother held him so he could stand on the table of the big model train...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 8:30 AM
If you were hoping to be done with winter, Punxsutawney Phil had some bad news for you on Thursday.
After the groundhog was summoned from his burrow at the Gobbler's Knob hill in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, observers proclaimed that "the prognosticator...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 2:45 PM
1. Lots of 'Nunsense'
The Washington County Playhouse presents "Nunsense II." The show opens Friday, Feb. 3. 6 p.m. dinner, followed by show Fridays and Saturdays through Feb. 25; and 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12. The theater is at 44 N. Potomac St. rear,...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:09 AM
Tri-State area schools closed or delayed Monday morning due to weather conditions:
- Broadfording Christian Academy - 2-hour delay
- Grace Academy - 2-hour delay
- Heritage Academy - Closed
- Highland View Academy - 2-hour delay
| Jan 21, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Winter storm warnings for Washington County and the surrounding area were lifted Saturday morning after a mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain coated the region, the National Weather Service said.
The warning for Washington County, Md., and Morgan,...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 7:12 PM
A longtime paperboard manufacturer in Jefferson County, W.Va., has agreed to pay a $104,850 civil penalty to settle alleged water-pollution violations at its facility in Halltown near Harpers Ferry.
Ox Paperboard LLC, formerly Halltown Paperboard, has...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Lovesse Viola Snyder, 90, of Kearneysville, W.Va., formerly of Hagerstown, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at the home of her daughter in Kearneysville.
Born June 1, 1922, in Cearfoss, Md., she was the daughter of the...
| Dec 9, 2012
The American Diabetes Association Education recently awarded its recognition certificate to the Meritus Endocrine, Nutrition and Diabetes Education, or MEND, program for the quality of its diabetes self-management education program.
| Nov 18, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Following is a list of organizations in the Tri-State area that are providing Thanksgiving dinners:
Nov. 22 — Mark and Jayne Metcalfe’s family will cook its ninth annual community dinner at the Lemasters (Pa.) Community Center off Steele...