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Eight in BSA Troop 792 attain rank of Eagle in 2013
Eight Frederick County teens from Boy Scout Troop 792 in Frederick earned their Eagle, Scouting’s highest rank in 2013.
LOUAA scholarships available
The Linganore Oakdale Urbana Youth Athletic Association is offering a $500 one-time scholarship award to one graduating girl and one graduating boy from Linganore High School; to one graduating girl a
Environmental police are ‘real police’
Carroll County residents may have noticed an unusual law enforcement agency on the road, sometimes making traffic stops. It’s the Baltimore Environmental Police, and it’s been around for years, active
Pistorius trial hears damaging testimony
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — In a day of damaging testimony, a former girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius said at his murder trial Friday that he once shot his gun out of a car sunroof and later cheated on
Local waitress wins Multi-Match lottery jackpot
StarDem.com / Sat, 08 Mar 2014 02:00:00 -0500
CRUMPTON — A Queen Anne’s County woman who doesn’t normally play the Maryland Lottery struck it rich with the single Multi-Match ticket she bought Monday, March 3, at a convenience store near Crumpton
Malaysia Airlines: Contact lost with plane carrying 239 people
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 8 Mar 2014 00:14:00 EST
A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing went missing over the South China Sea on Saturday, prompting China to send ships to scour the water for possible wreckage.
Meeting to plan Farm Museum’s wormseed oil exhibit set for March 27
The Carroll County Farm Museum will hold a meeting March 27 to discuss the history of the wormseed oil industry and to begin planning for a future exhibit on the subject.
Nutrition labels to receive an upgrade
Nutrition labels are getting a makeover for the first time since their inception 20 years ago, as officials aim to highlight information pertinent to keeping the heart and body healthy.
New Community Foundation scholarship fund will support registered nurses
The District 8, Maryland Nurses Association Scholarship Fund, has been established with The Community Foundation of Frederick County, becoming one of more than 640-plus component funds under managemen
World Day of Prayer inspires shared encounters of faith
Each person who entered the chapel at Carroll Lutheran Village Friday selected a smooth rock inscribed with a word of faith like “peace,” “love” or “forgiveness” before taking his or her seat for a se
Caitlyn Virts found; father arrested
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 8 Mar 2014 00:13:00 EST
She's found in S.C. with father, who is accused in fatal stabbing of her motherA nationwide hunt ended Friday night when Caitlyn Marie Virts, the 11-year-old girl missing since her mother was found killed in their Dundalk home on Thursday, was located in a motel room in Florence, S.C., with her father, Timothy Virts, who was taken into custody, Baltimore County police said.
Farmers largely not in favor of switching clocks for daylight saving time
As people set their clocks an hour ahead this weekend, farmers will still continue to go by their own form of time — sunlight.
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