Chambersburg Public Opinion
Pedestrian killed in Hagerstown crash
Around 12:30 a.m. Thursday, troopers along with Washington County Sheriff's Office, Maugansville and Hagerstown Fire Department, Community Rescue Service and MSP Trooper 3 responded to westbound Route 40 for a collision involving a pedestrian.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
400-pound Buddha statue stolen from Md. yard
The Washington County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 400-pound statue of Buddha that was stolen from a resident's back yard.
Md. approves $1M grant for Hagerstown manufacturer
Gov. Martin O'Malley and the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development announced the conditional grant for National Golden Tissue.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Governor hosts Buy Local Cookout tonight
Chef Bryan Davis of The Classic Catering People created this corn cake, which is made with corn, chives and eggs from Grand View Farm in Harford County; goat cheese from Caprikorn Farms in Washington County and Batavian-style lettuce from Chesapeake Greenhouse in Queen Anne's County There'll be some good eating in Annapolis tonight.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Strong to severe storms forecast Wednesday evening
Strong to severe storms were moving through western Maryland early Wednesday evening, expected to bring strong winds and frequent lightning to the Baltimore area later, according to the National Weather Service.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
3 juveniles hospitalized after serious automobile accident
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, police responded at 3:54 p.m. to a single-vehicle accident in the 4100 block of Chestnut Grove Road in Keedysville.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
New Market Fire Co. Receiving A Federal Grant
The New Market Volunteer Fire Company is one of three fire departments and one ambulance company in western Maryland that's receiving federal funds to purchase new equipment.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Police search for teen reported missing in Western Md.
Maryland State Police are searching for a teen boy who was reported missing from a state-run group home in Garrett County and is now believed to have committed several crimes while on the run.
Fire marshal honoring western Md. investigators
The Office of the State Fire Marshal is honoring law enforcement officers whose work led to the convictions of eight people for setting 42 fires in western Maryland last year.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Rosie the Riveter was proud to help
The then-Jane Snyder grew up on a dairy farm in Leitersburg, Maryland, and knew nothing about factory work before she got a job at the Fairchild Aircraft plant in Hagerstown in 1942.