| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:10 AM
The Mount Airy Branch Library will be closed for one month beginning Monday as it undergoes an interior renovation.
During the closure, the library will offer limited service of pick up of holds in the large meeting room on Mondays, Wednesdays and...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Mount Airy resident Jake Zamostny broke his own McDaniel College program record in the 1,000-meter to lead McDaniel at the Naval Academy in Annapolis on Saturday in men's indoor track and field action.
The Green Terror finished fourth at the five-team...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:30 AM
A former delegate and Maryland parole commissioner has filed her candidacy for District 5 of the Maryland House of Delegates.
Carmen Amedori, 58, announced her intention to run in a news release Monday.
She is the sixth Republican and seventh...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:05 AM
The Mount Airy Branch Library will close for a month beginning in mid-February for interior renovation.
The renovation project, which started Jan. 6, will include a new layout with additional study areas, more flexible meeting spaces, and a combined...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Local traffic moved without unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m. Monday after the clearing of a collision in Towson on Interstate 83 North at the Ruxton Road exit, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transit Administration...
| 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...
| 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.
| 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...