| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Carroll County Public Schools will be closed Tuesday, according to the school system website.
School offices, including central office, are scheduled to open at 10 a.m.
McDaniel College is scheduled to open on time as of 8 a.m.
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:55 AM
While you were watching Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade this year, you might have seen some of our neighbors. Sixteen members of the Kangaroo Kids Precision Jump Rope Team jumped for almost three miles along the parade route from Central Park to Herald...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Students at Mt. Airy Middle School visited with staff at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Thursday to discuss the use of medieval armor and weaponry.
But they didn't have to travel far to see the museum's medieval exhibits.
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:50 AM
The Carroll County Department of Citizen Services will operate six warming centers around the county Tuesday because of the frigid temperatures with chills below zero.
The public libraries will also be open and available to anyone in need of a warm...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:55 AM
In the 1970s, South Carroll High School's marching band was in the Macy's Parade. Throughout the '80s and '90s, the band won multiple competitions and traveled around the country participating in parades.
By 2004, it was gone.
The time has come,...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Bill Schroeder, owner of a bustling Italian grocery on Westminster's Main Street, doesn't know Rep. Chris Van Hollen's voting history or many of his positions. But he knows his Democratic congressman lives in Montgomery County.
And he finds it...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Representatives from the Maryland Health Connection will be visiting Carroll County CVS stores and libraries over the next three weeks to discuss health care options for uninsured residents.
The Maryland Health Connection, established through the...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office has arrested 31-year-old Christopher James Geary in connection to a residential burglary in Mount Airy early Tuesday morning.
Sheriff's deputies responded to the 5300 block of Lucus Drive in Mount Airy around 2:40 a....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Mount Airy's popular fall festival will celebrate its 28th year on Oct. 5 and 6 with a major change.
Due to the construction on new sidewalks on Main Street, the festival has been moved from its Main Street location to the Mt. Air Volunteer Fire...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:05 PM
A former South Carroll High School English teacher has been charged with sexual abuse of a minor after he kissed a 17-year-old student in a Mount Airy park this summer, according to charging documents.
Hampstead resident Wade Thomas Kemper, 38, has been...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:55 PM
A West Virginia woman has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run Sept. 14 in Taylorsville that left an 18-year-old Mount Airy man in critical condition.
Tania Brown, 47, was arrested Oct. 3 in New Jersey and is being held in New Jersey pending...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
OCEAN CITY — The high-rise towers of Maryland's Atlantic beach resort were blips on the horizon from 13 miles offshore. Except for a distant container ship coming out of Delaware Bay, the Scarlett Isabella was practically alone as it cruised...