JEFFERSON COUNTY, W.Va. - Crews battled a house fire in Jefferson County, West Virginia for almost two hours Saturday evening. The blaze broke out just before 9 p.m. along King Street in Middleway. The chief of the Middleway fire company says crews had the fire out at 10:45 p.m. The residents were not injured, but one firefighter suffered minor injuries.
FRONT ROYAL, Va. - A child had to be flown to the hospital after getting run over by an ATV in Warren County, Virginia Saturday afternoon. Dispatchers with Warren County Fire and Rescue say it happened shortly after 4:30 p.m. in Front Royal. Someone drove the child to Jim's Country Store at 26 Shenandoah River Lane to be taken to
FREDERICK, Md. - Sunday is Easter, a time for most to go to church, set up Easter egg hunts and be with their families. However, many people will be celebrating in a different way this year, by smoking marijuana. This year, Easter happens to fall on the 20th, and 4/20 is known as a day for all pot smokers to
CLARKE COUNTY, Va. - One person had to be flown to a hospital after a tractor trailer and truck crashed Saturday afternoon in Clarke County, Virginia. Dispatchers with Clarke County Fire and Rescue say the accident happened around 1:45 p.m. along the 10700 block of Harry Byrd Highway westbound, or Route 7, close to the intersection of Beeline Lane, in
FREDERICK, Md. - Clients of the Alan P. Linton emergency shelter in Frederick, Maryland can rest assured that the shelter's doors will remain open and welcome more of the homeless, thanks to several changes. "We've received some grant funding to bridge the gap so that our doors can remain open," said Rev. Brian Scott, executive director of the emergency shelter.
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The U.S. Marshall Fugitive Task Force, Martinsburg Police Department, and the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Police Department worked together to arrest two fugitives wanted in connection with the 2013 murder of a Martinsburg resident. The Martinsburg Police Department says Andre Dexter Smith, 23, and David Anthony Richard, 28, were both caught in Philadelphia. The pair were wanted for the
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Hagerstown Police responded to an accident at the intersection of North Cannon Avenue and East Franklin Street Friday night. They say the call came in around 6:50pm and North Cannon Avenue was shutdown as crews worked to clear the scene. Police say a Red Nissan pickup truck was crossing over North Cannon Ave, when a white Nissan sedan struck it.
MARTINSBURG, W. Va.- Primary elections in West Virginia start on May 13, and in order to vote you need to be registered by the April 22, deadline, which is less than a week away. "That's the last day to register to vote if you're not registered, and to make any changes to current registrations," said Bonnie Woodfall, Chief Deputy of
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Lisa Ruth Wellham, Lindsay Cyndle Eldessoky and Ashley Hoover. All pedestrians who were fatally struck, or critically injured on the Dual Hwy. this past month. "Obviously most of these accidents occurred at night. A lot of these people are walking on the sides of the roads at night, driving across the road way at night," said Trooper
WINCHESTER , Va. - Virginia 's 10th congressional district republican committee is gearing up for its party canvass -- otherwise known as a firehouse primary -- on April 26th. The district covers all of Frederick , Clarke Warren and Loudoun counties, as well as parts of Fairfax, Fauquier and Prince William counties. The Republican Committee began seeking a candidate after
HAGERSTOWN , Md. -- Since 2007, the Hagerstown church community has come together for the Good Friday Cross Walk. This year, Hagerstown City Park was filled with song, prayer and many footsteps community members gathered to walk around the lake as they remembered and honored Christ's last walk before the upcoming Easter holiday. "We'll be circling the lake with ten
FULTON CO , Pa. — With Pennsylvania primary elections coming up next month, candidates are continuing their push to gain support before polls open. The republican primary candidates for state representative of the 78th district are Joshua Lang and incumbent Jesse Topper. This year, the district still includes all of Fulton County , but has added parts of Franklin County
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. - An arrest has been made in connection to Sunday's shooting at Shippensburg University. Malcolm Staten, 20, of Chambersburg was arrested Thursday, and charged with aggravated assault and discharging a firearm in an occupied structure. He's also facing several misdemeanor charges, including two counts of simple assault. Shippensburg University student, Dejuan Thompson was taken to the hospital
UPDATE: Martinsburg Police say the missing 11-year-old was located Friday night. They say the boy is home and safe. MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – The Martinsburg Police Department are asking for help locating a missing boy. Garrett Craighead, 11, has been reporting missing by his mother. He was last seen wearing a red Under Armour hoodie with black athletic pants near the
FREDERICK, Md. – The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Operations Team 4 made several drug related arrests over the span of five hours on Thursday night and into early Friday morning. Amanda Jo Palmer, 32, of Hagerstown, was charged with possession of heroin paraphernalia after she was pulled over for a moving violation. Officers say they observed behavior that led
Washington County, Md. -- Spring is here and the butterflies are out in Washington County , thanks to Youth United Way of Washington County . Each week, 10 butterflies will flutter around the area to places where people have sponsored to help the United Way 's events for children in the community. " We wanted to bring about a sense
Winchester, Va. - The 87th annual Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival kicks off next Friday, April 25. And today, organizers made another big celebrity announcement. Sean Lowe and his new wife Catherine will serve as Grand Marshals. The two appeared on the hit show, ‘The Bachelor.’ Again, the Apple Blossom Festival Starts on April 25, and runs through May 4.
FREDERICK, MD - Two people have been charged after a frightening heroin overdose early Friday morning. Frederick City Police and EMS were called to a home on the 100 block of Norwick Court for the overdose. Inside, first responders say they found an unresponsive individual. That person was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital for treatment. Officers found drugs and paraphernalia inside
WINCHESTER, Va. - Thursday evening in Winchester, a non-profit organization called Woodmen of the World held an award ceremony for a crime-fighting canine and his heroic actions that landed him in national headlines. "Some people thought that Kota needed an award for his bravery and what he had done, so I went down and started talking to Lauren Cummings from
SMITHSBURG, Md. - FEMA experts are advising firefighter and emergency crews to invest in bulletproof vests due to the increase in mass shootings and bombings nationwide. Locally, Wednesday's night cascade shooting incident was the second time Smithsburg EMS used their new bulletproof vests on the job. "Well we don't want to be in a situation where we have to say