Carroll County

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Westminster

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Jesse and Shirley Painter

Jesse and Shirley Painter

Jesse and Shirley Painter, of Westminster, celebrated their 50th anniversary Jan. 13, 2018, with a vow renewal. The couple was married Jan. 13, 1968, at the Church of the Brethren. They are both retired. They are the parents of son Billy and wife Deb; and daughter Kim and husband Ali. They have three...

Hampstead/Finksburg

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  • Farmers and Merchants third quarter earnings

    Farmers and Merchants Bancshares Inc., the parent of Farmers and Merchants Bank announced that net income for the nine months ended Sept. 30 was $3,132,902, or $1.89 per common share, compared to $2,893,028, or $1.75 per common share, for the same period in 2016, an increase of $239,874. The bank's...

  • Hobbs is Penn-Mar's new associate director of development

    Hobbs is Penn-Mar's new associate director of development

    Jenn Hobbs, of Hampstead, has been named to the position of associate director of development for Penn-Mar Human Services, which serves more than 400 adults with intellectual disabilities through its residential, respite, educational, vocational and supported employment programs in Maryland and...

  • Emily Sorrells and Ryan Fields

    Emily Sorrells and Ryan Fields

    Emily Grace Sorrells, of Manchester, and Ryan Patrick Fields, of Hampstead, are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Timothy Sorrells and Christine Sorrells, of Manchester. She is coordinator of benefits for TMG Health, and attending Luzerne School of Nursing to complete her...

  • Hampstead Lions and Lioness award scholarships

    The Hampstead Lions and Lioness clubs have named winners of the 2017 Lions/Lioness Manchester Valley High School Scholarships. The winner of the H. Craig Snyder Memorial Scholarship was Nicole Fern, and the other winners were Jayce Klingenberg and Lindsay Seipp. These recipients were chosen because...

Sykesville/Eldersburg

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  • Eldersburg teenager cultivates love for bluegrass

    Eldersburg teenager cultivates love for bluegrass

    Jubilantly playing her fiddle, 16-year-old Alani Sugar entertained library patrons with guitarist Greg Fury, of Olney. “I love that she’s so young and enthusiastic,” said Kathy Martin, of Eldersburg. “She represents the next generation of music.” According to Carroll County Public Library’s Eldersburg...

  • Lioness Lions club sponsoring essay contest

    The South Carroll Lioness Lions Club and the Lions Clubs of District 22-W are sponsoring the American Heritage, Preservation and Patriotism essay contest, focusing on the America we have inherited. The contest is for students, adults and for Lions and Lioness club members in the Sykesville and...

  • Freedom Realty celebrates four years

    Freedom Realty, based in Eldersburg, celebrated its four-year anniversary, having been established Dec. 12, 2013. During the past year, the company expanded into Pennsylvania, and added six new real estate agents, for a total of 12 active agents. Owner and broker Sarah Liska started in real estate...

  • Auto repair shop collecting coats and blankets

    Town and Country Auto Repair is collecting coats and blankets to help neighbors in need as a community service project. New or gently-used coats, blankets, hats and gloves can be dropped off at the waiting rooms at 6320 Sykesville Road, Eldersburg; or at 4105 Ten Oaks Road, Dayton, before Nov....

Manchester/Lineboro

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  • Seeking gifts for Manchester children

    Seeking gifts for Manchester children

    The Manchester Volunteer Fire Department and the Tree of Friends Foundation ask residents to turn their generosity toward children in need this holiday season through their 13th annual holiday drive. Six Giving Trees will be placed around Manchester, decorated with ornaments containing a local...

  • Reservations required for Gospel and Breakfast Show

    Reservations required for Gospel and Breakfast Show

    Reservations are required for the Gospel and Breakfast Show at MJ’s Cafe in Manchester. The show will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5. According to the show’s flier, Joe Forrester will perform gospel and rock during a continental breakfast. Proceeds from the event go to Wreaths Across...

  • Friends and family remember Manchester sailor killed aboard USS John S. McCain

    Friends and family remember Manchester sailor killed aboard USS John S. McCain

    Friends and family of Petty Officer 2nd Class Timothy Eckels Jr. gathered at Calvary United Methodist Church in Mount Airy on Monday evening to share memories and say goodbye to the beloved Navy sailor from Manchester. Eckels, who graduated from Manchester Valley High School in 2012, was among...

  • Troopers to conduct holiday weekend sobriety checkpoint in Manchester

    Troopers to conduct holiday weekend sobriety checkpoint in Manchester

    Maryland State Police troopers from the Westminster Barrack will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Manchester during the evening of Saturday, Sept. 2, accompanied by law enforcement officers from other Carroll County agencies and the State Highway Administration. This checkpoint will be conducted...

Mount Airy

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  • Eugene and Betty Mullinix

    Eugene and Betty Mullinix

    Eugene and Betty Mullinix, of Mount Airy, celebrated their 65th anniversary Dec. 20, 2017, with a dinner at Dutch's Daughter with their daughters. The couple was married Dec. 20, 1952, at Poplar Springs, with the Rev. Charles Michael officiating. They are the parents of Barbara Wroten, of Fort Myers,...

  • In School

    William Kubistal, of Mount Airy, was among the more than 100 Lebanon Valley College students who attended the college's seventh annual Leadership Conference on Nov. 5. This year's theme was "People, Purpose, Passion." Kubistal, a graduate of St. Johns Catholic Prep, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science...

  • Cross graduates basic training

    Cross graduates basic training

    U.S. Air Force Airman Tyler B. Cross, of Mount Airy, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness,...

  • Adelmeyer joins Carroll Health Group Primary Care

    Adelmeyer joins Carroll Health Group Primary Care

    Certified nurse practitioner Kristin Adelmeyer has joined Carroll Health Group Primary Care. Carroll Health Group is Carroll Hospital's affiliated multi-specialty practice and a LifeBridge Health partner. Adelmeyer earned her Master of Science degree in Nursing specializing in the field of family...

Taneytown/West Carroll

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  • Legion hosts bake auction and music event

    The Hesson-Snider Post 120 American Legion Auxiliary will host it's annual Bake Auction & Music in the Lounge, from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 23. The event will be held at the legion hall, 9 Broad St., Taneytown. Guests are asked to bring items for the bake sale, such as cookies, cakes, pies...

  • ACNB Bank promotes Miller

    ACNB Bank promotes Miller

    ACNB Bank has promoted Lisa M. Miller, of Taneytown, to retail office manager of the McSherrystown office. She has been working in the banking industry since 2001, with experience in retail banking and lending. In her role as retail office manager, she is responsible for welcoming customers to...

  • Locals win Md. State Fair scholarships

    Locals win Md. State Fair scholarships

    Nicholas Parrish, of Westminster; and Tucker Schmidt, of Taneytown, were among the winners of 2017 Maryland State Fair Scholarships. Parrish is a University of Delaware student, and Schmidt is a West Virginia University student. The Maryland State Fair & Agricultural Society Inc. awarded $2,000...

  • Valerie Roach and Matthew Schwertfeger

    Valerie Roach and Matthew Schwertfeger

    Valerie Roach and Matthew Schwertfeger were married May 27, 2017, at Stone Manor Country Club, Frederick. Angelo Ciccolella performed the outdoor ceremony. Maid of honor was Amanda Jenkins, of San Francisco, California. Bridesmaids were Carly Stambaugh, sister of the bride; Julie Roach, sister...

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