SMITHSBURG, Md. - It was a full house and close game Thursday evening as Smithsburg teachers took on local military and police parents. But this game wasn't about them. It was about some four-legged friends. "We love having Ashley. She's just as much part of the staff as our teachers so everyone enjoys having her, the kids enjoy having her
FREDERICK, Md. - The Sheriff's Office of Frederick County was happy to shed a positive light on the law enforcement community at their 23rd Annual Awards Ceremony. “Things do happen; every incident does not have a perfect outcome, we know,” said Sheriff Charles Jenkins. “But we are a well-trained agency, we are a very disciplined agency and we are a
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - One person was airlifted to receive medical attention on the 1300-block of Blue Ridge Ave. around 2:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Officials are still investigating the accident's cause. Information on the victim's identity and condition are not available. More updates will become available as information is released.
STEPHENS CITY , Va. - In honor of their Work Zone Safety Awareness Week, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) wants drivers to 'expect the unexpected.' "When we say 'expect the unexpected' you don't necessarily know what's going to be happening in the roadway," said Ken Slack, a communication specialist for VDOT’s Staunton District Area Headquarters. That means drivers need
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Check out our red carpet interview with NBC's "The Blacklist" director, Joe Carnahan! For more information about the festival, click here .
THURMONT, Md. – Less than a year after the unexpected closure of Cozy restaurant in Thurmont, the sister inn next door recently followed in its footsteps. “It’s going to be horrible,” said Grace Tobery, who stopped by the inn to view items for purchase. “There are no motels around here. Where are people going to stay when they come to
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa - Twenty-five students at the Career Magnet School in Chambersburg are operating a robot they created in just six weeks. "We have a team working on mechanical, we have a team working on programming, we have a team working on electrical, and we came together and we put it all into one project," said Matthew Seaman, 11th grade
WASHINGTON COUNTY , Md. - A Ranson, West Virginia woman is facing jail time for driving uninsured, following an accident that killed a five-year-old girl last year. On Thursday, a Washington County Circuit Court judge sentenced Karen See to one year in prison (the maximum penalty) for driving uninsured. Currently, she's being held at the Washington County Detention Center but
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Check out our red carpet interview with Maryland International Film Festival President, Tom Riford! For more information about the festival, click here .
ANNAPOLIS , Md. - The Maryland Senate unanimously passed the Governor's proposed $40.7 billion budget for fiscal year 2016. The Senate's version of the budget restores $138 million in education funding, which was facing major cuts in Governor Hogan's initial budget. It also restores cost of living adjustment for state employees and payments to Medicaid providers. The budget also maintains
MIDDLETWON, Va. - It's arguably one of the most successful companies ever, and Thursday hundreds of business leaders were at Lord Fairfax Community College , learning from Disney. "We originally were looking at this as a regional event that is pulling people from Virginia , Maryland , Pennsylvania ,” said Guy Curtis, coordinator of marketing for business and industry training,
ALLEGANY COUNTY, Md. - In Maryland and across the U.S. in recent years, there has been a push for local health departments to become accredited. For Allegany County Health Department (ACHD), the long, tedious, process to receive the prestigious recognition is over. For three years, the ACHD has worked towards receiving accreditation through the national Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). Allegany
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - The Maryland International Film Festival begins tonight in Hagerstown at the Maryland Theatre. Attendees are welcomed to walk the red carpet, enjoy food and support filmmakers by taking in any of the festival's submissions. The event is scheduled for March 26 to March 28. Tickets can be purchased at the Maryland Theatre or online. For more information
FREDERICK, Md. - Frederick County students took a stand against bullying on Thursday and came up with new ways to promote kindness in their schools. Frederick County middle school students promised to honor Rachel Scott's legacy by accepting her challenge last October. "To encourage people to be positive and create communities where people help each other rather than bring down
NEW MARKET, Md. - Officials from the Frederick County Bureau of Investigation are seeking assistance in identifying a man wanted for the March 20 burglary of Medicine Plus Pharmacy on Old National Pike. The suspect entered the pharmacy around 4:30 a.m. after smashing the glass front door open. Part of the burglary was recorded on the pharmacy's security cameras. The
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – West Virginia's unclaimed property program leads the nation in making large-scale property returns to rightful owners across the state. West Virgina State Treasurer John Perdue created this program to educate holders on unclaimed property protocol. “We're training them on technology that [makes reporting] unclaimed property a lot easier," said, Perdue. "And we love to do that. We've
MYERSVILLE, Md. - The Frederick County Sheriff's Office arrested a Huntington, Pa. man after chasing his vehicle on I-70 west for several miles on Tuesday morning. Police first attempted to conduct a traffic stop for an equipment violation on the suspect's vehicle around 1:15 a.m. However, the vehicle failed to stop and continued to travel to a gas station. The
MCCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - The Pennsylvania State Police - McConnellsburg are investigating a one vehicle accident that occurred on Longview Drive last night around 9:30 p.m. According to the investigation, the driver of the vehicle, a 33-year-old McConnellsburg woman, was travelling east on Longview Road when she lost control of the vehicle while navigating a right curve in the road. The
FANNETT TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police in Chambersburg say a man was killed after an accident in Fannett Township on Wednesday evening. They say they, along with Fannett Metal EMS and Fire responded to the accident on the 22600-block of Path Valley Road just after 6:15 p.m. Troopers say they've identified the victim of the accident as Robert Delvin, 80,
PAW PAW, W.Va. - A group of high schoolers in Paw Paw have been working with NASA to build a satellite. Teachers and students did not think it was possible. In fact, they laughed at the idea but then, it became a reality. "It started out as maybe could we make a small scale model, and then it turned out