WAYNESBORO , Pa. - There's nothing like winning a game but for Eric Mill there's like nothing being a part of the team. Eric is autistic but for the past three years, he's been a member of the Waynesboro Area Senior High School JV football team. "We were pretty, my husband and I, jimmy and I were really satisfied with
FREDERICK, Md. -- A new lawsuit against the Frederick County Board of Elections and Maryland State Board of Elections alleges that non-U.S. citizens in Frederick County, Maryland are registered to vote and it could affect next week's election. The state of Maryland requires three things if you want to vote – be a Maryland resident, at least 18 years old,
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police confirmed Thursday that they have captured Eric Frein, suspected of killing a State Police trooper. Frein, 31, was hunted for the last 48 days across the state. He is accused of opening gunfire at the Blooming Grove barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania on September 12. State Police Cpl. Bryon Dickson was killed, and Trooper
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa - Local streets in Pennsylvania will soon see a major change after six transportation projects were granted 5.7 million dollars from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. "Everyone of these projects are shovel ready, so as soon as this money is released, they are full speed ahead," said Senator Richard Alloway, State Senator for Pennsylvania 's 33rd district.
FREDERICK, Md. - After a week-long voluntary suspension, Advanced Helicopter Concepts was back in the air on Thursday. "We're starting with a limited flight schedule with some of our students," said Neal Lanning, AHC president. "We all agree that we owe it to the people that are still here to pick up and keep rolling." Last week on Thursday, a
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Daylight Saving Time ends this Sunday, and as we turn the clocks back, doctors warn the change in time could be unpleasant for some. "The main impact is in terms of their circadian rhythm," said sleep specialist Dr. Pajman Danai. "The body's natural clock that regulates the wake and sleep, and adjusting that clock - just like
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Residents of Berkeley Springs are asking if the source of their water is safe. The town says that it is. An oil spill earlier this month contaminated a storm water sewer, and parts of a local creek. But testing shows oil never affected the drinking water in the town of Bath. Booms were put up to
WILLIAMSPORT, Md - The town of Williamsport and the National Park Service announced Thursday the design contract for the restoration of the Conococheague Aqueduct at the C&O Canal. Williamsport has been working towards restoring their section of the C&O Canal for many years with several different projects, including the restoration of lock 44 and its lockhouse, raising the Railroad Lift Bridge, and installing a
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - A two-year-old boy and three-year-old girl have been missing from their home in Clarksburg, Md. for more than fifty days. But now, the family believes that they could be in western Maryland. The whereabouts of Jacob Hoggle and Sarah Hoggle are still unknown - they have not been seen since early September. A prime suspect in their
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - With just days until November 4th, it's crunch time and the candidates are breaking out all the stops to rally support. "When's the last time the Speaker of the House came to Charles Town, West Virginia? Ever? Okay," said Republican Alex Mooney , candidate running for West Virginia 's 2nd Congressional District. United States Speaker of
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - The City of Hagerstown hosted a special benefit concert Wednesday evening to help low-income locals with the high costs of living. City officials say Hagerstown is a community that has always valued helping their neighbors, and to support their neighbors, the city hosted a local concert and raised money through an auction and ticket sales to help
WINCHESTER , Va. – Del. Barbara Comstock (R-34th District) spoke to a packed room Wednesday morning. “My voice doesn’t sound much better than this, but if I’m not losing it at this point in the campaign, we aren’t working hard enough,” joke the Republican Party nominee for Virginia ’s 10th congressional district. The crowd needed no convincing of Comstock’s qualifications.
WARREN COUNTY , Va. - Warren C ounty could soon be the first county to have a natural gas station in the region's Interstate-81 corridor. By next year, a station will appear on U.S. 340-522, north of Front Royal and across from Interchange Group on Winchester Road. "The planning commission recommended approval; the Board of Supervisors approved the permit. They
JEFFERSON COUNTY, W.Va. - The general election is less than a week away. In Jefferson County, the race for sheriff is on between candidate Steven Sowers and current sheriff, Pete Dougherty. Sheriff Dougherty has been in office since March of 2013 after being appointed to replace Bobby Shirley, when he resigned from office. Dougherty previously worked in the county's court
FREDERICK, Md. - A man that was pulled over in Frederick was arrested for allegedly robbing the Susquehanna Bank on Virginia Avenue in Hagerstown on Wednesday. The suspect, identified as Francis Simmons, 41, of Warren, N.J., was pulled over on Interstate-70 eastbound near Route 180 in Frederick at about 2:45 p.m. According to Maryland State Police, Simmons was driving a black
WHAG NEWS - Check out this week's Kidscaster, Sophie Wilson! Sophie is home-schooled and is in the fourth grade. Her favorite subject is math and her favorite color is blue. She has two cats and a brother named Ethan.
WAYNESBORO , Pa. - An 11-year-old Waynesboro girl who is battling a rare genetic disorder is defying all odds. Arianna Venetta has hundreds of tumors in her body due to tuberous sclerosis complex. Although the tumors are not cancerous, they cause severe seizures, pain and memory loss, among other symptoms. Doctors initially told Arianna’s mother Bridget that she would not
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Md. - Businesses around Washington County got a surprise visit from county officials, as a thank you for being a thriving business in the area. "I think it is great - I was really surprised," said Earl Gross, owner of Sam Tooma & Son. "We are bringing them a certificate from the county commissioners, expressing our appreciation for
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - For the fifth year in a row, Wilson College in Chambersburg voted to not increase tuition rates. The Vice President for Enrollment, Mary Ann Naso, said it's all about the students and their families. "Nationally, there's great complaints about the cost of higher education, so what Wilson is committed to is a commitment to our families, our
FREDERICK, Md. - After a lengthy investigation by the Frederick County Bureau of Investigations, Kris Franklin Jeffers, 57, was arrested and charged with ten counts of possession of child pornography on Tuesday. According to court documents, Jeffers illegally uploaded 14 sexually inappropriate images of minors to his Microsoft SkyDrive account. A cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited