| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Huddled around a conference table on a recent Friday afternoon, four best friends joked around as teenagers do.
Mason Gainer, 13, took an up-close photo of 12-year-old Aiden Marceron, and wondered aloud if he should post it to Instagram. Louey Peraza,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Splendor in Howard County
"The Spring Flower Show Many Splendored Thing:
" 'A Many Splendored Thing' has been chosen the theme of the 1965 Howard County Spring flower show. Presented by the eight garden clubs of the county, the show...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:00 AM
I read the commentary by Richard E. Vatz ("Stigma can be a good thing," April 8) in which he claimed that some mentally ill deserve a stigma. I wish I can say that I enjoyed his views, but I am very disappointed that someone employed as a professor at...
| Apr 24, 2014
These groups meet regularly.
Alzheimer's Support Group — First Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. People living with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and other related dementia and their caregivers are invited to attend a free support group led by Dr. Tom Swisher...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:23 AM
It began with a simple bluebird house Gina Felter built on the North Carroll High School campus in her first year as assistant principal at the school.
On April 22, Felter and the rest of the Panther community learned their environmental awareness had...
| 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 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...