SMITHSBURG, Md. - Emergency units are on the scene of a deadly accident on Mapleville Road south of I-70 near Beaver Creek Country Club Monday night. According to Smithsburg EMS, a dump truck and car were involved. Mapleville Road is closed. No other details are available.
WARREN COUNTY, Va. - The Sheriff's Office says a joint effort by the Front Royal/Warren County Team of the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug Task Force, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, along with the West Virginia State Police Eastern Panhandle Narcotic and Violent Crime Task Force led to the arrest of two suppliers of heroin in a narcotics
GARRETT COUNTY, Md . - Maryland State Police say another multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 68, in Garrett County on the Allegany County line has shut down both east and west bound lanes. State Police are advising drivers to take an alternative route. Multiple crews are on scene handling the accident - which happened just around 3pm Monday. You may recall, Saturday
Hagerstown, Md. - Hagerstown Community College recently graduated its third class of Police Academy recruits. Following remarks from HCC Police Academy Director David Simonetti, HCC President Guy Altieri, Hagerstown Police Department Chief Mark Holtzman, Washington County Sheriff Douglas Mullendore, and student speaker David Marsh, III, students were awarded certificates to commend their achievement. Graduates included: From Brooklyn, N.Y.
WHAG NEWS - Check out these two adorable adoptable pets in this week's Pet of the Week! Name: Lazarus Male Age: 2 years old Breed: Domestic Short Hair ID #: A016933 Name: Pride Male Age: Eight years old Breed: Shepherd/Akita Mix ID #: A016532 Top adopt, call Kirk Livers Humane Society of Washington County, Inc. 301-733-2060
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - The Maryland Theatre has a longstanding history in bringing the creative arts to Washington County. The theatre is now taking aim at the final piece of its capital campaign - the seats. Ahead of the theatre's 100th anniversary celebration next year, the process of removing the historic seats that have been inside the theatre since the early
FREDERICK, Md. - Troopers with Maryland State Police out of Frederick say they responded to a single vehicle accident on Fingerboard Rd. at 2 a.m. Monday. They say Keegan Coleman, 21, of Monrovia was driving when he lost control of his car, ran off the road, and hit a tree. Troopers say he was airlifted to Baltimore Shock Trauma for
CUMBERLAND, Md. - Dispatchers in Allegany County say there was an armed robbery and home invasion on Hazen Rd. NE, off of Bedford Rd. in Cumberland on Monday. They got the call just before 2:45 a.m., and say the Allegany County Sheriff's office, along with Maryland State Police and C3I, all responded. The Sheriff's office is handling this incident, and
FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. - The Frederick County Sheriff's Office is notifying citizens about rumors circulating among students in the community and on social media sites about threats to Tuscarora and Frederick High Schools. On Friday, staff at Tuscarora High School talked to a number of students about rumors circulating through the school about a potential shooting incident. School administrators found
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police are searching for a suspect after shots were fired in the parking lot of an off-campus student apartment complex around 2 a.m. on Sunday near Shippensburg University. "Everyone located on scene denied seeing or hearing any shots, however several spent 45 acp shell casings were located on scene," according to the police report. According
WHAG NEWS -- Bon Matin chez LeRoy is a specialized traditional bakery that recently opened in Winchester, Va. Bon Matin produces breads, croissants, French pastries, soups, salads, and quiches. WHAG’s Mallory Sofastaii spoke with Chef Francois and CEO Aida Adams to learn more about their unique offerings. According to their website: "Francois and Aida Adams became partners in 2014 to
WHAG NEWS -- We would like to wish a happy first birthday to Decker Vanleeuwen of Hedgesville, West Virginia. His parents are John and Crystal Vanleeuwen. Happy birthday, Decker from all of us at WHAG!
GARRETT COUNTY, Md. - Two people are dead after a motor vehicle collision on Interstate-68 in Garrett County took place Saturday evening. On the westbound side, troopers found a man ejected from a single vehicle collision. It took place around 6:44 p.m. The vehicle was a 2005 Subaru Baja. The driver was flown to Ruby Memorial where Hospital where he
GARRETT COUNTY, Md. - Maryland State Police say Interstate 68 is closed in both directions from the Hazleton exit to the Garrett County line due to multiple vehicle accidents within the Maryland line. We do not yet know the extent of injuries, but multiple emergency response crews are on scene. State Police say avoid the area due to major traffic
FREDERICK, Md. - Holiday shoppers stormed businesses on ‘Super Saturday’ in search of those final presents before the big day. And in downtown Frederick, stores got an extra push from a local non-profit organization. Downtown Frederick Partnership works with area businesses and residents to enhance and promote the city’s downtown area. Throughout the month of December, Downtown Frederick Partnership hosted
MARTINSBURG, W.Va - More than 200 children and their guardians attended a red carpet event hosted by the Eastern Panhandle Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta National Sorority for the movie Annie at the Berkeley Plaza Theatre 7 in Martinsburg. The president of the local chapter, Kimberley Crockett, said the red carpet event is part of their signature program,
FREDERICK, Md. -- A new phone app launched by the state of Maryland could make you think twice before getting behind the wheel to drive after having a drink or two. The Endui app is a tool to help users calculate their blood alcohol level by entering their sex, height, weight, and number of drinks consumed. The app was developed
WINCHESTER , Va. - After months of meeting in private, a group of concerned Virginians , known as the Addiction Action Committee (AAC), launched a website to help fight the heroin epidemic. "We're kind of on the cutting edge [with] this website,” said Lauren Cummings, a spokesperson for the Winchester Police Department, and member of the AAC. “When we went
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Many kids have already turned in their Christmas wish lists, but some children who are less fortunate may not get many presents under the tree. But Toys for Tots of Washington County is trying to change that. Their mission is that every child deserves a Christmas. They stood true to that mission on Friday, their first day of
MORGAN COUNTY, WV, The Morgan County Sheriff's Office says it was a normal Tuesday in the courthouse until a man being arrested after failing a drug and alcohol test at his bond hearing decided to take matters into his own hands and leave the courtroom. "While the bailiff was applying cuffs, he had one cuff on one hand and as