| May 26, 2014
| 1:08 PM
The assistant adjutant general of the Army National Guard Maryland on Monday said the sons and daughters of America who have given their lives in military service are “beacons of hope” to the world that freedom and democracy can prevail....
| May 26, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Etched in the black granite memorial of the Carroll County Vietnam Memorial Park on Willis Street are the names and faces of the county's 18 fallen heroes from the Vietnam War.
The likeness of Lt. Col. James B. Moore, who was born on Jan. 6, 1931, in...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:36 PM
On April 30, The Shepherd's Staff, in Westminster, received the William Donald Schaefer Helping People Award from Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot.
Franchot created the annual award to honor the legacy of public service exemplified by the former...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Martin Tierney, principal of Manchester Elementary School, and Troy Barnes, assistant principal at Westminster High School, were named winners of the annual Rita Board Dowd Award for Outstanding Carroll County School Administrators during the Board of...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Several weeks ago, just as spring was beginning to finally appear, several City of Westminster workers joined City Arborist Eric Schlitzer to dig up a 6-foot oak sapling growing under the huge historic white oak tree in front of the Babylon-Shriver...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
As rain continues to fall throughout the region, Carroll County officials were reporting that as of 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, 19 roads were closed across the county due to flooding.
Roads affected by closures included Johnsville and Hoods Mill in the...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Patricia R. Amass, a retired Carroll County educator and volunteer who focused her efforts on those living in Third World countries, died Monday of abdominal cancer at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster. She was 78.
"Pat defined the statement of...
| May 5, 2014
The recent resignation of Steve Powell, chief of staff for the Board of Commissioners for Carroll County, brought back memories of other distinguished individuals in county history who have endured that arduous position: Richard "Pat" Hill, Robert A....
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As of 9:50 a.m., all lanes have reopened on southbound Interstate 83 near Cold Spring Lane after a fatal crash near the Pepsi sign, the Maryland Department of Transportation said.
A driver was ejected amid the crash, which had shut down I-83 earlier...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:38 AM
The Maryland vs. Pennsylvania boys basketball all-star game, which features Maryland seniors from various local leagues, is set for 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Harrisburg Christian Athletic Center.
Last year, the Maryland squad came away with a 117-105...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Towson kept the game close for nearly a quarter before No. 2 Maryland went on a 7-0 run and won, 19-8, Wednesday night.
Kelly McPartland had a game-high six goals for the host Terps (12-0). Gabby Cha (Mount de Sales) gave the Tigers (5-5) a 1-0 lead 2:...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:01 PM
From a field of more than 300 teachers in Carroll County public schools who were recognized Wednesday, eight finalists for the 2014 Carroll County Public Schools Teacher of the Year Award have been chosen.
Those eight are:
• Teresa Adkins:...