| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:16 PM
William P. "Bill" Hidey, a farmer who sold his vegetables and household goods from a converted school bus, died Tuesday of heart failure at Lorien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Columbia. He was 91.
The son of Page Hamilton Hidey, a builder, and...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:22 AM
More than 20 veterans from the mid-Maryland region attended the inaugural Veterans Job Club in Carroll County Friday and LeRoy Thomas has no doubt that attendance will grow in future events.
"I'm very confident it will grow," said Thomas, a local...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Carroll County Public Schools Superintendent Steve Guthrie and Board of Education President Virginia Harrison will host a town meeting April 1 at Oklahoma Road Middle School, according to a school system news release.
Members of the community are...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 3:30 PM
No. 10 Johns Hopkins allowed a three-goal advantage in the second quarter to slip through its fingers as No. 6 North Carolina scored eight of the second half's 10 goals to finish off a 13-9 victory at Homewood Field.
The loss was the third in a row...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Our schools do a great job of offering cultural events to the community, including Jazz at the Ridge every spring at Marriotts Ridge High School. This year's concert, on Friday, April 4, at 7 p.m., will feature Marriotts Ridge jazz ensembles and...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:00 PM
In the 21st century there is no need for geographic borders to separate nations. According to United Nations resolutions, people have a human right to nationality, and in Crimea the majority want to be Russian. The world needs to accept that reality....
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:45 AM
South Carroll High School reopened on Friday after being on lockdown for about 4 1/2 hours Thursday after police said numerous threats were made by phone that there would be "shooting and chaos."
After surrounding the school with a police presence...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The musical "Bye Bye Birdie" has long been a staple of high school drama departments, and no wonder — who can resist this upbeat satire inspired by Elvis Presley. More than 100 Marriotts Ridge High School students have worked diligently, both...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:06 AM
A little more than eight months ago, the Carroll County Board of Education voted unanimously to deny an application from Sustainable Futures, Inc. to open the county's first charter school.
But Board members encouraged the group to revise its...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:25 AM
From a Real Estate ad: "Security Investment Realtors, 8 Normandy Shopping Center
"94 Acres: Murphy Road and Route 216 in the Fifth district of Howard County. Improved 8 room frame home in good condition. This tract...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
There are many reasons why the Disney musical, "Beauty and the Beast," is a beast to present.
The story of a prince turned beast and the girl who stumbles into his castle has a large cast with many lead characters; it has large ensemble numbers; and...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Sophomore attackman Ryan Brown scored a game-high eight goals but got little help from his teammates and the defense suffered enough lapses for No. 2 Johns Hopkins to drop a 12-10 decision to No. 11 Syracuse before an announced 4,337 at Homewood Field...