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Brunswick students win academic tournament  Herald-Mail Media

FREDERICK, Md. — Brunswick High School students won this year's countywide academic tournament, achieving their third win in the tournament's history.

Walkersville High School second term honor rolls | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the second marking period of the 2018-2019 school year at Walkersville High School:

Bruce Powell, 59  Herald-Mail Media

Bruce Edward Powell, 59, of Greencastle, PA, died unexpectedly early Saturday morning February 23, 2019, at his home from an apparent heart attack.

Walkersville High School fourth term honor rolls | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2017-2018 school year at Walkersville High School:

Crash involving school bus at Walkersville High sends four to Frederick hospital  Frederick News Post

A crash that involved a school bus at Walkersville High School sent four people to Frederick Memorial Hospital, including two students, according to school ...

Walkersville High School term two honor rolls | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the second marking period of the 2017-2018 school year at Walkersville High School:

WHS Alumni Association holds annual banquet, meeting | Community news  Frederick News Post

Walkersville High School Alumni Association, Inc. held its annual meeting/banquet on June 23 at the New Midway Volunteer Fire Co. firehall with “The Class of ...

Walkersville's lion pride celebrates Class of 2018 graduates | Graduation  Frederick News Post

From the classroom to the soccer field, and even during an awards ceremony the day before graduation, Kailey Johnson and Kaily Johnson have had to clarify ...

Very little breathing room | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Middletown girls basketball players didn't figure to have things easy this week, not with games against fellow Class 2A West contenders ...

Students perform in all-county high school music festival  Frederick News Post

The Frederick County Public Schools All-County High School Music Festival was held Saturday night, where 132 high school students participated in band, ...

Make-A-Wish makes Walkersville teen's dream trip come true  Frederick News Post

Erin McAbee found her passion when she was recovering from surgery as a child.

Walkersville High School first term honor rolls | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the first marking period of the 2017-18 school year at Walkersville High School:

FCPS Graduation Schedules  WFMD

Frederick, Md. (LR) — Frederick County Public Schools has released this spring's school graduation schedule. The graduation ceremonies will take place at The ...

Lions start off fresh after most successful 3-year run in program history  Frederick News Post

Amid sweeping changes on the roster and coaching staff, the smaller, more subtle signs told the story on the first day of football practice at Walkersville High ...

2018 the year in review | Amateur  Frederick News Post

Frederick County teams enjoyed plenty of success in 2018, winning state titles in the winter, spring and fall.

Walkersville Middle recommended as site for new Rock Creek School  Frederick News Post

The latest recommendation calls for building the new Rock Creek School on the same grounds as Walkersville Middle School.

Frederick County marching bands celebrate the close of the year at festival  Frederick News Post

Rock fantasy, robots and a balancing act are just a few of the performance themes featured Monday night at Frederick County Public Schools' annual Marching ...

Walkersville High School 2017 graduates | Announcements  Frederick News Post

Graduates: Katheryn Acker, Anthony Akamdowo, MacKenzie Akers, Garrett Allen, Kylie Andrew, John Andrews, Breanna Angleberger, Grace Armogida, Andrew ...

Achieving history in style | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Holding the lead in the meet's final event, Linganore's Rachel McCoy no longer needed to press so hard.

School Notes: Debunked threats, assailant drills fill first month of school  Frederick News Post

Since last spring when Frederick County Public Schools held community meetings to discuss school safety, the topic has remained on the minds of school staff ...

All of the pieces in place for Oakdale girls soccer  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Following Thursday night's 3-0 road win over Walkersville, Oakdale girls soccer coach Aric Canonico was credited by his players for ...

Lancers win county wrestling crown | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — They grew up as sons of a state champion and have wrestled in countless tournaments together since they were in second grade.

Walkersville High School Term 3 honor roll | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the third marking period of the 2016-17 school year at Walkersville High School:

Prep baseball stars Lipscomb, Wetzel might soon have decisions to make  Frederick News Post

For almost a year now, Jacob Wetzel and Trey Lipscomb have gone about their daily lives secure in the knowledge their baseball careers would continue on a ...

Walkersville High School | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the second marking period of the 2016-2017 school year at Walkersville High School:

Bears go all out to win titles at Talley-Zimmerman meet  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — With the Central Maryland Conference championships just two weeks away, Oakdale's boys track and field team went all out Saturday, ...

New Walkersville library opens doors | Community News  Herald-Mail Media

FREDERICK, Md. — Frederick County Public Libraries opened its new Walkersville library on March 10. Located on South Glade Road, the 15000-square-foot ...

Walkersville High junior bringing cheer to London New Year's parade  Frederick News Post

Between Philadelphia and Orlando, Walkersville High School junior Brianna Francis is no stranger to performing at major national cheerleading events.

Lion kings: Walkersville football captures first state title since 1987  Frederick News Post

ANNAPOLIS — All they needed to do was be themselves, nothing more and nothing less.

Wetzel waves his wand in Walkersville's win | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Oakdale truly believed it could win Friday's Class 2A West football semifinal.

Walkersville students win top creativity awards at state recycling contest  Frederick News Post

When most people look at plastic shopping bags they think trash, but Cheyenne Reese saw art.

Frederick Uncut: Joe Polce, Walkersville High's winning football coach  Frederick News Post

The Frederick News-Post's podcast Frederick Uncut, published this morning a conversation with Joe Polce, the varsity football coach at Walkersville High ...

Walkersville marching band hosts competition | Lifestyle  Frederick News Post

Despite its small size, the Walkersville High School marching band makes a big noise.

Breakfast With Santa | Family Fun  Frederick News Post

The menu includes pancakes, bacon, sausage, *fresh* fruit, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, milk and apple juice. Please come join us for breakfast, pictures with Santa, ...

Alvin G. Quinn Hall of Fame Capsules | Sports  Frederick News Post

Six area sports figures will be inducted into the YMCA of Frederick County's Alvin G. Quinn Sports Hall of Fame at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at a ceremony at the ...

FSU to Host Honor Band Festival Concert  WCBC Radio

February 22nd, 2019 by WCBC Radio. Frostburg State University's Department of Music will host the Honor Band Festival Concert on Sunday, March 3, at 3 p.m. ...

Robert Darby, 75  Herald-Mail Media

Robert Darby, 75 Robert Wayne Darby, 75, of Middletown, MD passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2019, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in ...

Walkersville had a pipeline in the valley | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — By the time he arrived at Walkersville High School, Chad Gleason could already run all of the football team's plays in his sleep.

Family, friends gather to mourn teen killed while skateboarding in Walkersville  Frederick News Post

When Samantha Lawson was pregnant with her son, Jacoabe, and needed to move in with her mother, Samantha's younger brother Jagger Lawson was there.

FCPS announces graduation dates | Education  Frederick News Post

Frederick County Public Schools will hold graduations for its high schools and other programs beginning on May 19 and continuing through early June.

Five Questions with Autumn Parson, Senior, Walkersville Track and Field  Frederick News Post

What goes through your mind when you are in the starting blocks for a race?

Damascus Swarmin Hornets 2A West Regional Champions with 7-3 Win Over Walkersville (PHOTOS)  Montgomery Community Media

Congratulations to the Damascus Swarmin Hornets on their 40th straight win making them the 2017 2A West Regional Champions. The 2A West playoff game ...

The 43rd Annual YMCA of Frederick County Induction Ceremony To Induct Six New Hall Of Famers In 2019  PR Web

Alvin G. Quinn Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 5:00pm at the Downtown YMCA on North Market Street.

Thirteen high schoolers, five adults appointed to make up city's first Youth Advisory Council  Frederick News Post

Frederick city's first-ever Youth Advisory Council is officially in place, with 13 local high schoolers leading the charge.

No injuries after school bus crashes into creek; parents angered by FCPS decision on snow  Frederick News Post

The school system's radio crackled to life on the scanner Tuesday afternoon as a Frederick County bus driver told the dispatcher she had just crashed off Md. 77 ...

Walkersville's Joe Polce named Ravens High School Coach of the Year  Baltimore Sun

Walkersville's Joe Polce was named the Raven's High School Coach of the Year Sunday after leading the Lions to an undefeated season and their first state.

All-county high school marching band festival showcases district-wide musical talent  Frederick News Post

Urbana High School band drummers Garret Willis and Scott Clark rest their instruments in the grass behind Walkersville High School's stadium. With the rest of ...

Policelli prominent in Lions' victory | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — His eye-black smudged, his left elbow wrapped in ice, Christian Policelli stood as the personification of the way Walkersville wins football ...

Md. teen shoots a buck that stormed into his living room and trashed a Christmas tree  The Washington Post

"I'm just glad that I could protect my house and protect myself,” he said.

Walkersville teen charged in attacks at community park  Frederick News Post

A 17-year-old Walkersville High School student faces attempted second-degree rape and sex offense charges in connection with attacks at Walkersville ...

Lions' Wetzel commits to play baseball at Old Dominion  Frederick News Post

Jacob Wetzel pounded the baseball to the outfield wall, and the speedy left-hander later laid down a nice bunt.

Idea for interpreter app wins FCPS Shark Tank-like competition  Frederick News Post

Three students from Walkersville High School walked away this past week with a combined $2000 for their college educations after winning Frederick County ...

School meets at pool for Walkersville aquatics students  Frederick News Post

Pool ate your homework? At Walkersville High School, it's possible.

At Cinderella's Closet, glamour is a deal | Lifestyle  Frederick News Post

Surrounded by yards of satin, taffeta and lace, it would be easy to think you were in a formal section of a bridal shop.

Oakdale ready for another swing at the champs  Frederick News Post

For more than two years now, opposing teams have taken their best shots, and almost none have landed the knockout blow.

School notes: FCPS recommends new building to address Waverley Elementary crowding  Frederick News Post

A replacement building for Waverley Elementary School on the same site is being recommended, regardless of capacity, as the Board of Education considers its ...

Walkersville's Wetzel is the total package | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Jacob Wetzel never had much of a choice in all of this, really.

Suzanne Hyatt, who sold women's clothes at Annapolis shop  Baltimore Sun

Suzanne Boyer Hyatt, a former Anne Arundel Community College student who sold women's clothing at a shop on Main Street in Annapolis, died of stromal ...

Marriotts Ridge girls basketball clinches first-ever 2A West Region title  Baltimore Sun

Heading into its 2A West regional championship game against Walkersville Friday, Marriotts Ridge knew to bring the pressure. And as it turned out, the Lions did ...

Crocker, Buntman win county diving crowns | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Josh Crocker added a new dive to his arsenal for Thursday's Frederick County Public Schools diving championships at Walkersville High ...

Gofundme account started for family of Keymar teen killed while skateboarding  Carroll County Times

A GoFundMe campaign was launched to cover medical and funeral costs for the family of a 16-year-old Keymar boy who was killed Sunday.

State easement keeps dairy farm afloat amid depressed milk prices  Frederick News Post

At 15 years old, Andrew Toms started raising heifers in a rented barn on a 63-acre farm along the Monocacy River, and last week the state announced the farm ...

Brunswick High School wins 36th annual FCPS Academic Tournament  Frederick News Post

With quick minds and fingers fast on the buzzer, the Brunswick High School academic team took first place in the 36th annual Frederick County Academic ...

Middletown girls break through | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — As she turned and looked at the three freshmen teammates standing to her right, Middletown swimmer Sophia Stafford neatly summed up ...

Obstacles no object for Walkersville High graduates  Frederick News Post

Walkersville High School graduates took home diplomas as a family, despite the challenges some faced getting there.

Edison Hatter | Education  Frederick News Post

The first candidate has filed to run for the Board of Education in 2018, but he hasn't even attended his senior prom.

2015 FNP Mike Powell Excellence in Journalism Awards | Z  Frederick News Post

More than 100 student journalists from five Frederick County high schools — Linganore, Frederick, Middletown, Urbana and Walkersville — were honored ...

More roaring from Lions; Walkersville girls rout FSK  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — One could forgive the Walkersville girls basketball team for looking past Friday evening's regular-season finale against Francis Scott Key.

Teen Girl Dies in Frederick County Crash  NBC Washington

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says a teenage girl is dead and a male companion critically injured after a car crash near Woodsboro.

Video: Oh Deer! What the buck is happening?  WBAL Baltimore

It was close encounter of the wild kind for a Frederick County teenager after a large deer broke down his front door, and when the animal could not find its way ...

As I was saying: Whether vacation or staycation, it's always a paradise with her  Frederick News Post

As I was saying, last week we visited a local bar for an “emo night” event.

Blocking shots -- and taking one | Professional: All Sports  Frederick News Post

After completing his sophomore season for Lock Haven's Division II team last fall, goalkeeper Christopher Frederick wanted to play soccer at a higher level.

Walkersville resident pushes for Alzheimer's research, cure | Health  Frederick News Post

For years, Alice Arthur was concerned that she would develop Alzheimer's disease.

Man, 18, killed in head-on crash in Walkersville | Cops And Crime  Frederick News Post

Damian Cary Betts was on his way to The Frederick News-Post on Tuesday morning when he fatally crashed his 1965 Buick into an oncoming car in ...

Novak claims third county diving title, while Crocker earns first  Frederick News Post

WALKERSVILLE — Throughout her distinguished high-school diving career, Melissa Novak's smile has never lost any wattage, and her fierce determination has ...

Lin enjoying every moment in his return to Urbana swimming  Frederick News Post

Standing in the water, Urbana senior Kevin Lin had won Wednesday's 500-yard freestyle several minutes earlier.

How Frederick County became a state leader in preventing nonfatal strangulation, one of the deadliest forms of domestic violence  Frederick News Post

The call came on the afternoon of July 21, 2014 — a reported sexual assault in the area of East Patrick Street in Frederick. The victim's voice was panicked over.

Holiday carolers visit nursing home | Bulletin  Frederick News Post

Courtesy photo Holiday carolers visit nursing home Students and Members of the New Midway Elementary School Chorus, the Walkersville Middle School ...

Special Olympics state tennis invitational | Bulletin  Frederick News Post

Bradley Goebel reached down Tuesday to offer his partner, Sienna Schmid, a hand up from her perch on a blanket at Baker Park.

Students honored for following in Martin Luther King Jr.'s footsteps  Frederick News Post

As the nation celebrates the life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., whose birthday was Jan. 15, Frederick County residents came together Thursday ...

House fire near New Midway displaces three adults on Friday  Frederick News Post

A house fire Friday evening near New Midway displaced three adults and caused an estimated $100000 in damage.

Walkersville teen's modeling career started with cellphone pictures  Frederick News Post

During her senior year at Walkersville High School, Katie Cameron was living a double life.

South Hagerstown's Moore & McDonald sign with Terps  Herald-Mail Media

South Hagerstown seniors Nate Moore and Kaithon McDonald signed letters of intent Thursday to continue their track and field careers at the University of ...

Some electives, Advanced Placement classes to disappear in Frederick County high schools  Frederick News Post

Walkersville High School won't have a choir next school year.

Ideas surface for an indoor swimming facility in Frederick  Frederick News Post

Ideas for how to address the county's lack of indoor swimming pools are surfacing after years of discussion.

The Voice 2015 Blind Audition - Treeva Gibson: "Young and Beautiful"  Frederick News Post

16-year-old Treeva Gibson captivates the coaches and crowd with her "Young and Beautiful."

Swimming with sharks: Middletown teacher dives in at National Aquarium  Frederick News Post

Brianna Remsberg stared from the other side of the glass at the National Aquarium's Blacktip Reef Exhibit.

Awards banquet highlights community achievements in human rights  Frederick News Post

Advancing human rights doesn't have to be a grand statement or a sweeping policy reform.

DJ Carnage lives up to his rep, gets Echostage audience amped  Washington Post

Washington-born DJ Carnage has a penchant for the unruly. The pioneer of EDM trap music is known for his thundering beats and his ability to crank up any ...

US News and World Report ranks Best High Schools  WBAL Baltimore

U.S. News and World Report has come out with its latest national rankings of the best high schools in the country.

Nick Tucker's long, difficult journey to success on the Lebanon Valley College football field  LancasterOnline

The second week of the 2017 season, the Lebanon Valley College football team held a 36-0 third-quarter lead over Wilkes, and was well on its way to its first ...

Six sent to hospital after Tuesday school bus crash  Frederick News Post

Five students and a bus driver were taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital on Tuesday after one school bus rear-ended another at Walkersville High School at ...

Exploring eastern Frederick County | Arts & entertainment  Frederick News Post

Maryland's earliest explorations and settlements were near water — the Chesapeake Bay north of Virginia and the Atlantic Ocean. It was 100 years before the ...

Young advocate named 2017 Miss Frederick County Farm Bureau  Frederick News Post

With the last name Farmer, Amanda Farmer said it isn't hard to get the conversation going about agriculture.

Derek Shackelford announces campaign for city alderman | Elections  Frederick News Post

Father, husband, son, coach, social activist, preacher, author, ballplayer and Frederick native are all words that describe Derek Shackelford.

More portable classrooms could be headed to Waverley Elementary School  Frederick News Post

The Frederick County Board of Education is considering spending nearly $100000 to move two portable classrooms to Waverley Elementary School.

Number of minority-owned businesses on the rise in Frederick County  Frederick News Post

The number of Asian-owned businesses in Frederick County has skyrocketed in the past several years as other areas of minority-owned businesses have seen ...

Sheriff's office Capt. Troy Barrick inducted into local hall of fame for baseball career  Frederick News Post

Walkersville native and former pro baseball pitcher Troy Barrick's induction Saturday into the Alvin G. Quinn Sports Hall of Fame was all the more special ...

CTC welding students construct replica Eiffel Tower | Education  Frederick News Post

First-year welding students at the Frederick County Public Schools Career and Technology Center recently constructed a replica of the Eiffel Tower to be used ...

Auxiliary scholarship recipients | Education  Frederick News Post

The Frederick Memorial Hospital Auxiliary recently awarded scholarships to four local high school seniors. For more than 40 years, the FMH Auxiliary has ...

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