Man Guilty In Slaying Of Woman Who Threatened To Expose HimA western Maryland man has pleaded guilty to killing a woman whom police say had threatened to turn him in for two armed robberies.
Person Struck On Railroad Tracks By Train In SmithsburgThe Washington County Sheriff's Office says a pedestrian has died after being hit by a train on the CSX railroad tracks in western Maryland.
Make-A-Wish Sends Western Md. Boy And Family On CruiseThe Make-A-Wish Foundation and Allegiant Airlines are sending a western Maryland boy and his family on a cruise to the Bahamas.
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.
Reward Offered After Washington County Speed Camera Set On FireSmithsburg police are offering a $1,000 reward for information about a speed camera that was set on fire.
2 Hospitalized After CrashMaryland State Police say a two-vehicle crash near Smithsburg has sent both drivers to the hospital.
Smithsburg To Operate Speed Cameras Near SchoolsSmithsburg police say a speed camera that will operate around the town's three public schools could be operational by next month.
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.
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.
Smithsburg Woman Guilty In Boyfriend's Drug DeathA Smithsburg woman has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter for injecting her boyfriend with a fatal drug overdose.
'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.
Md. Woman Charged In Boyfriend's Drug DeathAuthorities have charged a Smithsburg, Md., woman with manslaughter in the drug-overdose death of her boyfriend.