Erika Butler

Writer

Erika Butler joined The Aegis as a reporter in 1994, just a few months out of college. She has served as an editor since the late 1990s, first of The Record, then coordinating news and later features, which she does today. Erika has covered just about every county government meeting in her 20 years and written on hundreds of different topics of interest to Harford County residents. She has lived in most of her life in Harford County, growing up in Fallston then living in various places in Bel Air. Erika is married with two children and enjoys running and reading.

Recent Articles

  • Jarrettsville's Elaine Williams named a Harford Living Treasure

    Jarrettsville's Elaine Williams named a Harford Living Treasure

    The impact Elaine Putnam Williams has had in her Jarrettsville community was evident recently when she was honored as a Harford Living Treasure. “Half of Jarrettsville is here, so obviously you meant a lot to many people and we thank you for that,” Councilman Chad Shrodes told Williams last week...

  • Harford detention center inmate dies in cell early Saturday

    Harford detention center inmate dies in cell early Saturday

    A Harford County Detention Center inmate who police said was refusing to take his prescribed medications was found dead in his cell Saturday morning. The inmate, James Allen Zornes, 54, from Bel Air, was found unresponsive in his cell at 5:17 a.m. Saturday, according to the Harford County Sheriff’s...

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