| 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 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 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 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 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...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:30 PM
A 20-year-old man arrested for calling in multiple threats to a Caroll County High School last month allegedly watched police respond to the school from a vehicle nearby.
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office has charged Timothy Edgar Baker, of Mt. Airy,...
| 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...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Scouts perform a great deal of volunteer work, and those seeking top Scouting awards often use their abilities and interests to implement unique service projects. Emily Ingalls, a junior at Marriotts Ridge High School, has parlayed her musical talent into...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Amid reports of an "active shooter" on campus Monday, Stevenson University students threw their desks against the classroom door, then prayed with near-strangers under computer carts.
Just three days later, elementary and middle school students at...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Hannah Berry, a 2013 graduate of Marriotts Ridge High School, says that she, like many other girls, once struggled with self-confidence. However, she credits a supportive family and competitive pageants with strengthening her assurance. The pageants aim...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Easter Eggs hunts will be going on throughout Carroll County starting on Saturday. Area residents are invited to bring their children to the following:
• A children's Easter Celebration and Egg Hunt will take place at 10 a.m. for...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Jeffrey F. Bayliss, a chemical engineer who was the president and owner of Spray Drying Systems Inc., died April 2 of complications from cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was 52.
The son of Ronald W. Bayliss, a chemical engineer,...