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Westminster woman arrested, charged with assault

A Westminster woman was arrested Thursday after she allegedly assaulted someone and violated a protection order on Aug. 2.

Carroll commissioner Rothstein to hold town hall meetings Aug. 27

Carroll County Commissioner Ed Rothstein, R-District 5, will hold two town hall meetings Aug. 27 at the South Carroll Senior Center.

Downtown Westminster businesses, farmers market to welcome hundreds of McDaniel College freshmen Saturday

Downtown businesses in Westminster and the city's mayor will welcome the incoming class at McDaniel College on Saturday.

Two Carroll countians awarded Youth Service Awards by Governor’s Office

Two young Carroll countians were recognized in a Youth Service Award ceremony for their service and volunteerism.

Commissioners consider paying telecommuters to move to Carroll County, set to discuss legislative ideas with delegation next week

Towing companies, redistricting, plastic bags, telecommuters and more were among the legislative concepts commissioners considered Thursday.

Taneytown woman faces an assault charge

A Taneytown woman was charged Wednesday after she allegedly assaulted a man.

Westminster woman charged with assault for allegedly slapping man

A Westminster woman stands accused of second-degree assault after she allegedly slapped a man.


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Westminster man charged with assault

Gascon Appiah Quaicoe, 25, of the 100 block of Charles St., Westminster, is charged with one count of second degree assault, according to electronic court records.

Daily arrest report for those arrested Aug. 22, 2019

The following is the daily intake report for the Carroll County Detention Center provided by the Central Booking Unit.

Hailey’s Wish holding benefit to resurface, add equipment to accessible playground in Manchester

A designer bag bingo Friday evening at the Manchester fire company's activities building will benefit the Hailey's Wish foundation and improvements to the accessible playground in Manchester's Christmas Tree Park park.

Mount Airy to celebrate 125th birthday with block party Saturday coinciding with grand opening of Mt. Airy Commons

The town of Mount Airy will celebrate their 125th anniversary with a festive block party in their historic downtown district Saturday.

Westminster woman charged with intent to distribute after police allegedly find narcotics in her purse, rectum

A Westminster woman faces 15 drug-related charges, including four counts of intent to distribute, after police and detention center staff allegedly found narcotics inside her purse and rectum.

Carroll to tighten county office building security, replace guards with uniformed sheriff’s deputies

Carroll County is tightening up security at the county office building by upgrading equipment and using Carroll County Sheriff’s Office personnel in overtime capacity.

Largest ever first-year class moves into McDaniel College

A new program called McDaniel Local hosted students in Westminster for a few days throughout the summer to get acquainted with the community in groups of about 70 at a time.

Applications sought for state Agriculture Hall of Fame

Applications sought for state Agriculture Hall of Fame.

Pennsylvania man charged with assault for allegedly punching woman in stomach in Westminster

A Pennsylvania man has been charged with second-degree assault after he allegedly punched a woman in the stomach who recently gave birth via cesarean section, police say.

Baltimore man charged with intent to distribute drugs in Westminster

A Baltimore man has been charged with possession with intent to distribute drugs after being arrested Aug. 16 following a traffic stop in Westminster.