Sep 16, 2013
Flora J. Mercer
Flora Jean "Flo" Mercer, 71, of Creek Side Drive, Westernport, Md., died Sunday, Sept.
Ex-Piedmont official sentenced for property theft
Forty-eight-year-old John Shingler of Westernport, Md., pleaded guilty earlier this year to theft of government property.
2 captured after escape from Md. juvenile facility
Authorities say two 17-year-old boys escaped from the Backbone Mountain Youth Center in Garrett County, but were captured within hours.
Bear killed after feeding for weeks in Westernport
Maryland wildlife officials say they have killed a bear that was being fed by people in the town of Westernport over the last month.
Westernport Man Facing Charges After Breaking Into Pharmacy Twice
On Saturday afternoon deputies responded to a burglar alarm at the Tri Town Pharmacy in Westernport and found someone had broken into the pharmacy through a window.