Frederick County News
70-year-old George Umberger had work to do Tuesday evening as the Monocacy River neared its predicted crest of 21.5 feet.
A low-lying section of a cemetery in Frederick has flooded from waters rising from the Monocacy River, but cemetery officials say all the graves are secure.
A Frederick County school board member is objecting to making a Toni Morrison novel available in high schools.
Paid staff at New Market Fire Co has temporarily moved out, leaving the town with one engine for immediate response.
The Frederick County Animal Welfare League will says it will trap, spay or neuter, and vaccinate about 60 feral cats in Brunswick.
The project, detailed at Tuesday's City Council meeting, will take months to complete.
Bill Poole and his wife moved to Adamstown, Md. in 2001. Like a lot of people, they wanted to get away from the congestion of the big city. But two years later, a problem started.
Democratic challenger John Delaney is touting his independence in debates with Republican Rep. Roscoe Bartlett in the race for Maryland's 6th Congressional District.
Paula Bowie shares her two-bedroom Frederick apartment with 135 pounds of Barbie.
Melvin 'Roc' Smith faced justice Thursday, but he would not face the victims of his crime Smith, 28, refused to be present for his sentencing hearing in the shooting death of former girlfriend Tranice Richardson, 33 In front of her 8-year-old son, Richardson, a mother of four, was gunned down in broad daylight July 8, 2011, outside her Orchard Terrace apartment.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says a 48- year-old Frederick man is being treated at Shock Trauma in Baltimore after a bullet fired by his 12-year-old son bounced off a truck and hit him in the chest.
A Frederick man is going to prison for life for fatally shooting his former girlfriend in front of her young son last year.
Federal prosecutors say a Frederick man has been indicted on charges of selling hypodermic needles online without requiring prescriptions.
A U.S. Agriculture Department official is visiting Frederick to promote National School Lunch Week.
Homewood at Crumland Farms is being joined by a new community.
Numbers starting to roll in in Frederick County indicate that September was a high-traffic month due to the 150-year anniversaries of both the Battle of South Mountain and the Battle of Antietam.
Frederick County officials say a 15-year-old boy has been charged with assault for bullying a high school student who was about to be interviewed on the subject by a television news crew.
The knitting group at Country Meadows Retirement Community estimates that, altogether, they've been knitting for 500 years or so.
At Summers Farm in Frederick County, the yearly fall adventure is taking place.
New Market town leaders introduced two annexation proposals Wednesday night that could expand the town by more than 397 acres.
There will soon be a second Wawa convenience store and gas station in Frederick.
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