A Washington County District judge has dismissed a first-degree murder charge against a man accused of beating a homeless man to death.
Law enforcement officers spent hours trying to round up five cows that escaped from a farm near Hagerstown onto Interstate 81.
Maryland State Police say a driver was killed when his car left a Washington County road and hit a ditch.
The Humane Society of Washington County is planning to build a spay-and-neuter clinic as an expansion to the existing shelter.
State fire officials are investigating five more suspicious fires in Washington County.
State fire officials are seeking information about 14 suspicious fires that have caused more than $60,000 damage in Washington County.
Washington County prosecutors say the family of a Waynesboro, Pa., man killed by a drunken driver has asked that he serve less than two weeks in jail.
Washington County public schools are adding more police officers. The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports that officials announced plans Tuesday to add two resource officers to the seven already working in the schools.
Washington County tourism officials say hotel occupancies have been rising over the past year.
What once divided a nation turned into a big year for tourism in Washington County 150 years later.
Now that former Montgomery County Executive Doug Duncan is running for his old seat, political leaders in the suburban Washington County are waiting to see what current County Executive Ike Leggett will do.
The Hagerstown City Council has informally agreed to extend the agreement allowing the Hagerstown Suns to play at Municipal Stadium.