News | | September 10, 2005
email@example.com MARTINSBURG, W.VA. A Martinsburg man is charged with holding a 13-year-old girl down and raping her a week after he was released from jail on unrelated charges, court records and a county prosecutor said. Justin B. Cook, 25, of 15 Radiant Drive, was charged with first-degree sexual assault, second-degree sexual assault and third-degree sexual assault. Magistrate Harry Snow arraigned Cook on the charges Friday and set bail at $750,000.
August 19, 2010
A Greencastle, Pa., man who is charged with possessing more than 35 pounds of marijuana, along with weapons and other drugs, has had his case moved from Washington County Circuit Court to federal court, according to Robert Veil, the supervising attorney for the Washington County Narcotics Task Force. Circuit Judge M. Kenneth Long Jr. on Thursday granted a motion by Veil to dismiss the Maryland charges against Derick C. Wollaston. Earlier in the day, Veil said Wollaston, 23, has been indicted on federal charges.
March 19, 1997
By DAVE McMILLION Staff Writer, Martinsburg MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A Morgan County businessman who was found dead in his home here Tuesday morning was stabbed five times in the upper body, according to West Virginia State Police. Two of the stab wounds found on Harry Theodore "Ted" Compton's body were fatal, said Sgt. Deke Walker. There was "another small injury" on Compton's body, but Walker declined to say what it was. The injury did not play a part in the death of Compton, former owner of T.H. Compton Trucking Co. in Berkeley Springs, Walker said.
April 3, 2011
Loved ones filled the hospital room at Meritus Medical Center to say goodbye to Michael Bell, who was on the verge of death. His long fight with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) was nearing an end. "I didn't know how to feel, how to think, because I'm standing here watching my son die," said his father, Charles Bell Jr., who held his son's hand in the hospital room. It was a difficult predicament. The longer Michael Bell lived, the more time family had to spend with him — and the more likely the disease would compromise his remaining organs, preventing him from fulfilling a final wish to be an organ donor.
March 24, 2013
What are the regulations in Maryland for obtaining historic tags for your car or truck? Once you get the historic registration, are there restrictions for how you are allowed to use the vehicle? The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration website at www.mva.maryland.gov provides the following information about historic registration: To qualify for historic registration, your vehicle must not have been substantially altered, remodeled or remanufactured from its original design; must be a passenger vehicle, motorcycle or truck (with a gross vehicle weight rating of 10,000 pounds or less)
June 26, 1997
By Teri Johnson Staff Writer Do all those sighs mean you can't find your size? It may be because so many people are seeking the same numbers you are. Here's a sampling of some of the fastest-selling sizes in the Tri-State area: Women Jeff Schwaninger, senior merchandising manager for JCPenney in Hagerstown, says women like a looser, roomier fit for casual activity. "A good portion of the population is a little bottom heavy," says Schwaninger, who does the buying for women's clothing in misses, petites, plus sizes, juniors and maternity.