Washington County Offices Closed
Washington County government offices will be closed for this Friday, April 18, 2014, in observance of Good Friday.
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
Northern Virginia Daily
Sephora to open in mall next month
Peeking out from behind a tarp shielding the yet-to-be-unveiled space, they herald the future arrival of Sephora inside JCPenney.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Bluegrass Blog
More bluegrass at Carnegie Hall
On March 27, Carnegie Hall in New York City hosted a production of From Sea to Shining Sea, a children's musical based on Appalachian history.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Shipmates remember MA2 Mayo as 'a hero'
Soft cries filled the auditorium as the chief of the watch three times called out for Master at Arms 2nd Class Mark Mayo, a call unanswered.
Former Md. guard gets 30 months in inmate beating
A former Maryland correctional officer is starting a 2 1/2-year federal prison term for conspiring to severely beat an inmate who had punched a guard at the medium-security Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
And Maryland's Fattest City Is...?
It's time for residents in one Maryland city to eat less and exercise more after their hometowns was ranked among the most obese cities in the United States.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Washington County to hold public hearing
The Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing for the purpose of considering modifications to water and sewer rates for FY2015 and to certain landfill user fees for FY2015.
Navy to hold service for sailor killed in line of duty
The Navy will host a memorial service Monday morning for Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Mayo, the military police officer who was shot and killed last month aboard the destroyer Mahan.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Officials ID Woman Killed In Hagerstown Crash
The Washington County Sheriff's Office is identifying a 28-year-old pedestrian killed in a collision with an unmarked patrol vehicle in Hagerstown.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Big News Network.com
Western Marylanders urged to be aware of bears
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Hagerstown Police Investigating Armed Robbery
It happened in the 300 block of North Cannon Avenue Thursday, authorities said. The victim told police that he was in the back of his residence when an unknown male suspect approached him and announced a robbery while brandishing a handgun.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
INDUSTRY: Energy drink restrictions fail in Maryland legislature
A motorcross rider practices for the Monster Energy Supercross in this file photo.
Deputy kills pedestrian in Hagerstown, Md.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office says a deputy is on paid administrative leave after his unmarked patrol car struck and killed a pedestrian in Hagerstown.
Candlelight Vigil Planned For Navy Officer Killed In Base Shooting
Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Mark A. Mayo. Mayo, 24, was killed during a shooting incident at Naval Station Norfolk Monday, March 24. HAGERSTOWN, Md.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
March was cold, with one record high temp
Four record lows and one record high were set during the month, according to Timothy Hawkins, SU professor of geography and earth science.
Cellphone smuggling spikes at western Md. prison
The state prison agency says it's taking steps to staunch a spike in cellphone smuggling at the medium-security Maryland Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
Fitch Affirms Meritus Medical Center's (MD) Revs at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable
EXTENSION OF THE TPR PROGRAM: Maryland Health Care Cost Review Commission's Total Patient Revenue reimbursement methodology program was approved for another three year period to run through fiscal year end 2016.
The Miami Herald
US factory orders rebound 1.6 percent in February
In this March 26, 2014 picture, crates containing engine and transmission parts sit on shelves at Volvo Trucks' powertrain manufacturing facility in Hagerstown, Md.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Naval Base Security To Tighten After Fatal Shooting
BALTIMORE - Sweeping changes to Navy security after a gunman got onto the world's biggest Naval base and killed a sailor from Maryland.
Hagerstown, Md., man guilty of 2013 murder
Washington County prosecutors say they will seek a 50-year prison sentence for a Hagerstown man convicted of second-degree felony murder.