| May 3, 2012
| 7:04 PM
Hail up to a half-inch in diameter was reported from Clear Spring west to Hancock Thursday night, according to a Washington County 911 spokesman.
The hail lasted between a half hour and 45-minutes, said Sgt. Tony Lida of the Clear Spring Volunteer Fire...
| May 5, 2012
| 6:26 PM
UPDATED 9:45pm Sunday:
Friends of Randy and Chance Taylor say a candlelight vigil to honor the father and son is being planned for Monday evening. The vigil is expected to begin at about 8:00pm Monday at the Franklin County Recreation Park.
| May 6, 2012
| 4:27 PM
The 15th annual Chambersburg Noontime Lions Club Trout Derby hooked fishermen from as far away as South Carolina, Virginia and New Jersey, but it was a Franklin County, Pa., man who took biggest fish honors.
Kenneth Wink of Waynesboro, Pa., caught a...
| May 7, 2012
| 7:34 AM
A preservation group says Secretariat's birthplace is among the most endangered historic sites in Virginia.
Meadow Farm in Doswell one of 11 places and properties contained in Preservation Virginia's annual list of endangered sites, which was released...
| May 9, 2012
| 8:21 AM
It's a common problem many parents face: You want to send your child to college but simply can't afford it.
Virginia Western Community College is making it possible through the program CCAP.
The Community College Access Program allows graduating...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:42 PM
Two days after heavy rains in the area some roads are still closed.
Washed out roads and bridges in both Franklin and Rockbridge Counties, left some residents stranded.
Now, most have re-opened, some with a temporary fix.
Greenway Road is still closed....
| May 18, 2012
| 2:38 PM
‘Art and Earth’
Creations by 36 artists from West Virginia and eight other states are on display in the Berkeley Arts Council’s 2012 Art and Earth Juried Exhibit. Exhibit concludes Saturday, May 19. The Arts Centre, 300 W. King St.,...
| May 20, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Budget cuts have had a major impact on schools in our area. In Franklin County, the music program could hit a sour note unless money is raised to keep the music playing. That’s why both current and former students at Franklin County High School...
| May 21, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Six weeks have passed since a Franklin County woman disappeared. Monday afternoon, Heather Hodges' family and friends asked for help to bring her home.
Heather Hodges was last seen on Monday April 9th. After spending most of the Easter weekend with...
| May 26, 2012
Memorial Day service
Speaker Tom Riford, retired U.S. Marine Corps sergeant, military honors by AMVETS Post 10, bagpiper Rick Conrad, Mason Dixon Barbershop Quartet “The Polished Four,” trolley car tours and refreshments. 9:30 a.m. today....
| May 27, 2012
| 6:57 PM
An “organized line” of thunderstorms moved through Washington County Sunday night, packing estimated winds up to 65 mph and causing a large tree to fall across a house along Woodside Drive off Sharpsburg Pike, according to weather and rescue...