| Jun 4, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Two people are dead and two others injured after a single-vehicle crash in Adams County. It happened around 8 p.m. on Saturday night along the 800 block of Table Rock Road in Cumberland Township.
The driver, Kevin Lewis, 23, of Gettysburg and his...
| May 24, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Neighbors in one hometown aren't happy to hear who may be moving in next door.
A Martinsville developer is planning to build a Dollar General near a quiet community.
People who live nearby say council is going back on its word after mentioning in the...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 7:08 AM
A Smithsburg man who on Sunday was struck by a pickup truck in the parking lot of the Food Lion supermarket on Jefferson Boulevard remained in critical condition Tuesday morning at Meritus Medical Center east of Hagerstown, Maryland State Police Cpl. P.A....
| Apr 14, 2012
| 4:43 PM
The Washington County Board of County Commissioners is pledging to increase accountability standards so it’s clear not only why public money is being given to volunteer fire and rescue companies, but how they’re spending it.
A majority of the...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 1:23 PM
In Washington County’s world of emergency medical services, Community Rescue Service is the giant.
Two years ago in 2010, Hagerstown-based CRS had 12,153 runs — easily more than half the 20,066 calls handled by all eight of the county’s...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Every Thursday for more than a decade, Charles Lumm has volunteered his time taking fingerprints at the Maryland State Police Barrack south of Hagerstown.
A former banker, Lumm said fingerprinting gives him something to do in retirement.
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Costs for volunteer fire and rescue services are rising dramatically while gaming revenue is decreasing, leaving county taxpayers to pick up more of the tab, officials said Tuesday during a budget presentation before the Washington County Board of...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 3:53 PM
Authorities have released the name of a Hagerstown woman who was injured Thursday morning when a deer jumped through the driver’s-side window of a minivan she was driving on Jefferson Boulevard.
June Lee Resh, 49, was injured in the accident at 10:...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Hagerstown resident Jorge Zambrana has to be at work between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. every Monday morning, so when the Pittsburgh Steelers played in the Super Bowl last year, he had to accept that he would be tired going to work the next day.
| Jan 25, 2012
| 5:10 PM
A cave along Cresspond Road where a man became trapped Tuesday has tight passages that are only about a foot high and other sections where cave explorers must turn their bodies sideways to pass through, a member of a caving group said Wednesday.
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:37 PM
An unexpected dusting of snow that didn't measure as precipitation on weather instruments slickened roadways and caused several traffic accidents Tuesday morning across Washington County.
The snowfall caught road crews by surprise because it wasn't in...