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Chambersburg woman charged after hitting handicapped pedestrian

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — A woman has been charged after a pedestrian accident occurred in Chambersburg, Franklin County on Friday, May 13. According to police, officers were dispatched to the intersection of South Fourth Street and East Queen Street for a pedestrian accident. A 911 caller stated that a female crossing the street in a wheelchair was struck by a woman operating a yellow SUV, which then fled the scene.
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Truckers claim they are coming back to Hagerstown Speedway

The People’s Convoy claims it is coming back to a familiar place later this week. At a rally, on Sunday in Ohio, the truckers announced they plan to once again head to Hagerstown Speedway after they make a brief stop in Pennsylvania. The rally was livestreamed on a YouTube page belonging to 1st Responders Media.

Small businesses in Frederick hoping not to sink amid road repairs on Monocacy Boulevard

FREDERICK, Md. — The threat of severe weather is the last thing anyone wants to hear who has to drive around that massive sinkhole in Frederick, Md. The sinkole damaged a waterline on Monocacy Boulevard and cause a stretch of road from I-70 — near Royal Farms — to East South Street to close indefinitely. Water service was restored to affected customers as of May 9, a statement from city officials says.

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Event On Sat. May 21st

Citizens can safely dispose of toxic and hazardous materials. Frederick, Md (KM). It’s a good time to get of some materials around your house which may be hazardous or toxic. A Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off event is scheduled for Saturday, May 21st from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM in the upper parking lot of NYMEO Field at 21 Stadium Drive in Frederick.

Several CVBA Events on May 19th

May 19th is going to be a busy day for the Cumberland Valley Business Alliance with two great networking events. Jordan Nace, Membership Director of CVBA said, “It has been so exciting to see all of the events popping up on our CVBA calendar, and more importantly the support from all of our members has been amazing. We have been seeing record turnouts at all of our events.”

'Paws for a Cause': Neighborhood offers subsidized vet services to raise money for charity

Liz Burrow had to raise her voice to be heard over the booming barks and anxious yelps reverberating through the Lake Linganore Events Tent and Barn. Wanting to give back to the community where she does business, Burrow — a Realtor specializing in the Lake Linganore area in New Market — organized the second Paws for a Cause fundraiser Sunday afternoon.

Alva May Newcomer obituary 1933~2022

Mrs. Alva May Newcomer (Brady), 88, of Back Lane, Waynesboro, passed away Friday, May 13, 2022 in Paramount Senior Living, Fayetteville, PA. Born September 28, 1933 in Fulton County, PA, she was the daughter of the late Oakley H. and Marie A. (Cutshall) Brady. Mrs. Newcomer was a graduate of...

Two Homes In Frederick Hit By Bullets

Frederick, Md. (DG) – Two homes were struck by bullets early Friday morning in Frederick. Frederick Police are reporting no one was injured by the incident. Officers responded around 1 AM on May 13th to the 800 block of Jubal Way for a firearm discharge call. Once on scene,...

WV woman arrested after high-speed chase, crash in Alleghany Co.

ALLEGHANY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A woman from West Virginia is facing multiple charges after she reportedly led Virginia State Police on a high-speed chase along I-64 and then crashed in Alleghany County on Monday. Virginia State Police say they got a call from Enterprise Rent-A-car in Jackson County,...

BoatUS issues consumer alert when renewing documentation

Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) is advising boaters with vessels that have a U.S. Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation to be wary of any letter arriving by U.S. mail offering renewal. BoatUS advises that while the Coast Guard does send official annual renewal notices by U.S. mail,...

Comeback Secures Doubleheader Split, Series Finale

EMMITSBURG, Md. (May 15, 2022) – For the final time as Northeast Conference competitors, Mount St. Mary's and Wagner's baseball teams met in New Jersey for a doubleheader. The Seahawks took the first contest, 11-3, but the Mountaineers split the doubleheader and salvaged the finale in comeback fashion with a 10-8 final. The Mount posted eight runs in the eighth to secure the victory.