Frederick County News

Woman, horse bring out each other's gifts

Suzette Taylor-White said her prize-winning horse, Zippos Fancy Dancer, had a personality that too few owners understood until she found him four years ago

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 06:00am EST

Frederick NAACP looks to change leadership

The president of the Frederick County branch of the NAACP plans to hand over the reins to a successor over the next year or so.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 06:00am EST

Up to 9 inches of snow fall across western Md.

An intense winter storm pelted western Maryland with up to 9 inches of snow Wednesday, slowing post-Christmas travel and forcing some to seek shelter as the precipitation changed to sleet and freezing rain.

Wednesday - 12/26/2012, 05:36pm EST

Md. school celebrates anniversary with family tree

There are family trees -- and then there's the Linganore High School family tree, a project the school started to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

Tuesday - 12/25/2012, 11:46am EST

Frederick commissioners blast state on septic mapping

Perceived state interference in local growth issues drew fiery language from Frederick County commissioners Thursday, with one saying leaders in Annapolis should mind their own business.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 06:00am EST

Md. man accused of kicking 3-year-old in head

Frederick police have arrested a man they say kicked a 3-year-old girl in the head.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 03:35am EST

Local school systems focusing on security amid concerns

At least four area school systems have posted notices about security on their homepages in an effort to squash rumors swirling on social media.

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 02:37pm EST

New truck, vacation part of Urbana woman's take on 'The Price Is Right'

For Monica 'Shonda' Gosnell, the price of a West Coast trip and a TV game show appearance was exactly right

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 10:00am EST

Affordable apartments, pool to make a splash in Emmitsburg

The Homes for America plan to build affordable apartments in Emmitsburg for senior citizens is still on schedule to break ground in February, company representatives told town commissioners Monday.

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 02:00am EST

Police: 4 arrested after driver tries to flee

Frederick police say four men were arrested after a man with a revoked license tried to elude police.

Saturday - 12/15/2012, 11:37am EST

Man gets 40 years in Frederick shooting

A Howard County man has been sentenced in Frederick to 40 years in prison for wounding a man and shooting at a police officer in 2005.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 03:20pm EST

Man pleads guilty in killing of restaurant manager

A man has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the shooting of a fast-food restaurant manager.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 10:53am EST

‘Now I got this big hole': Vandals put a damper on family's Christmas

Vandals ruined the lights and decorations of one family.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 06:00am EST

Former manager pleads guilty to murdering Burger King asst. manager

Without a trial, prosecutors got the verdict they'd hoped for all along: guilty of first-degree murder

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 06:00am EST

New study suggests creation of horse-park cooperative

A recent study finds that a new horse park remains vital to growing Maryland's equine industry and suggests linking a network of existing facilities rather than creating a large singular facility.

Monday - 12/10/2012, 06:00am EST

Young Marines group founded in Walkersville

The Young Marines is a national organization, units of which can be found in all 50 states.

Sunday - 12/09/2012, 06:00am EST

Md. clinics gives out more than 100 free flu shots

A group of three medical clinics in Maryland gave out more than 100 free flu shots during a weekend event.

Saturday - 12/08/2012, 03:22pm EST

Information from ambulance billing stolen

Frederick County's rescue service says account information from the ambulance billing system was stolen and given to a theft ring.

Friday - 12/07/2012, 05:29pm EST

Man found dead in trunk with pound of marijuana

Maryland State Police say about a pound of marijuana was found in a car trunk along with cash and the body of a Frederick businessman.

Wednesday - 12/05/2012, 12:10pm EST

Police: Burglar falls asleep in stranger's home

Frederick police have arrested a man they say entered a stranger's house and fell asleep on the couch.

Tuesday - 12/04/2012, 10:47am EST
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