Make-A-Wish Sends Western Md. Boy And Family On Cruise

The Make-A-Wish Foundation and Allegiant Airlines are sending a western Maryland boy and his family on a cruise to the Bahamas.


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Man Allegedly Bought Pot From Colo. To Sell In Md.

A western Maryland man is charged with selling marijuana he allegedly obtained in weekly mail shipments from Colorado.


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Reward Offered After Washington County Speed Camera Set On Fire

Smithsburg police are offering a $1,000 reward for information about a speed camera that was set on fire.


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2 Hospitalized After Crash

Maryland State Police say a two-vehicle crash near Smithsburg has sent both drivers to the hospital.


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Smithsburg To Operate Speed Cameras Near Schools

Smithsburg police say a speed camera that will operate around the town’s three public schools could be operational by next month.


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Crowd Protests School Nurse Layoffs In Western Md.

Some Washington County residents are frustrated by the county’s decision to cut $3.3 million from a local health department program that provides nurses in schools.


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Officers Shoot Man At Maryland Park-And-Ride

The Washington County Sheriff’s office says officers shot and critically wounded a man at a park-and-ride lot near Smithsburg after he pointed a gun at them.


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Smithsburg Woman Guilty In Boyfriend’s Drug Death

A Smithsburg woman has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter for injecting her boyfriend with a fatal drug overdose.


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‘Trumpet’ Newsletter To Fall Silent In Md. Town

“The Trumpet,” a newsletter that has heralded Smithsburg’s news for 25 years, is publishing its last print issue and moving online.


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Md. Woman Charged In Boyfriend’s Drug Death

Authorities have charged a Smithsburg, Md., woman with manslaughter in the drug-overdose death of her boyfriend.