the republic logo
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with place: Hagerstown
  • 2 dogs die, 2 rescued in Hagerstown fire 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 2:47 pm

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - Two dogs have died and two others have been rescued after a Hagerstown home's kitchen caught on fire.

  • Destiny Clark crowned Miss Maryland 2015 in Hagerstown 
    Updated: Jun-28-15 12:55 am

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - Destiny Clark has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete for the crown of Miss America in September.

  • Prosecutors reviewing Md. death in custody 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 9:57 am

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - The Washington County state's attorney says it will be at least another week before he announces findings from an investigation into the death of a man who was shocked by a police stun gun in Hagerstown.

  • Park tower closed for inspection after lightning strike 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 11:04 am

    BOONSBORO, Maryland - A three-story observation tower dedicated to the nation's first president is closed for inspection after it was struck by lightning at Washington Monument State Park in western Maryland.

  • Hearing postponed in texting-fatal crash case 
    Updated: Jun-15-15 9:47 am

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - A western Maryland woman has had a court hearing postponed on charges she was texting behind the wheel when her car struck and killed a bicyclist in January.

  • Washington County officials planning emergency drill at mall 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 5:02 pm

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - Authorities in Washington County are warning residents they'll be conducting an emergency exercise at the Valley Mall in Hagerstown this weekend and say residents should not worry if they see numerous emergency vehicles.

  • Hagerstown man gets 1-year sentence on assault charges 
    Updated: Jun-05-15 3:47 pm

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - A Hagerstown man has been sentenced to a year behind bars in connection with an incident in which prosecutors say he tailgated and struck a car that was carrying his ex-girlfriend.

  • Hagerstown man gets 5 years for robberies 
    Updated: Jun-03-15 7:46 am

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - A Hagerstown man who had been accused of robbing two victims at gunpoint on the same night, stealing a sneakers and bowling shoes among other items, was sentenced to five years in prison.

  • Agency favors continued private management of state hospital 
    Updated: Jun-03-15 4:20 am

    ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is recommending that a Hagerstown company continue managing a state-owned hospital for the chronically ill for the next three years.

  • Washington County Sheriff's Office buys $68K in riot gear 
    Updated: Jun-01-15 9:11 pm

    HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - The Washington County Sheriff's Office has bought $68,000 in riot gear, saying the recent unrest in Baltimore was too close to home to ignore.