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  1. Frederick County Public Schools On Two-Hour DelayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Frederick County MD public schools will open 2 hours late Monday, March 2 due to the weather. We will re-evaluate by 7:00 AM; please stay tuned for a morning update.

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  2. More Women Reporting Domestic Violence in Frederick Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC Washington

    News4's Kristin Wright talks to a shelter director in Frederick County, Maryland, about numbers showing reported cases of domestic violence have more than doubled in recent years. One of the fastest-growing counties in Maryland is also facing a growing problem: More women are coming forward as victims of domestic violence.

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  3. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Let's Think Spring with Frederick Community College Baseball! Coach Rodney Bennett and 3 players are the Guests on this Sunday's edition of Frederick County Sports Weekend on WFMD Radio and WFMD.COM!!!! When you think of Coach Rodney Bennett and his record of baseball excellence at Frederick Community College, you could roll out pages of eye popping statistics and incredible season to season won-loss records. But here is the one that jumps out at you as Coach Bennett gets ready for season #13 at FCC: "9 Consecutive seasons of 30 or more wins" That is the streak that Coach Bennett and FCC have going entering the 2015 season.

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  4. Teenager Tried As Adult for Assault SentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    A Frederick teenager who pleaded guilty to first-degree assault last week, for an incident involving a gun outside a Frederick school last summer, was sentenced in Frederick County Circuit Court Thursday. Frederick County States Attorney Charlie Smith said although Alontae Cottingham was a juvenile at the time of crime, he was tried as an adult and was sentenced to 18 months in jail.

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  5. Harmony Road Fatal Crash Investigation ClosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The investigation into a fatal crash that happened last October on Harmony Road has been closed. The Frederick County Sheriff's Office arrested 25 year old Richard Lewis, of Hagerstown, Thursday, on a warrant from a grand jury indictment on 14 charges.

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  6. AP Test Scores Improved Despite Snow DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NBC Washington

    ... scores between 3 and 5, in the 2013-2014 school year. Some of the test score improvements, including in Frederick County, Maryland, and Loudoun County, Virginia, were significant despite a refusal by almost all local high schools to use a later AP ...

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  7. Man arrested in Frederick County fatal accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A twenty-five-year-old Hagerstown man was arrested in connection with a fatal accident that left a 22-year-old dead, in Frederick County Wednesday. Man arrested in Frederick County fatal accident A twenty-five-year-old Hagerstown man was arrested in connection with a fatal accident that left a 22-year-old dead, in Frederick County Wednesday.

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  8. Thursdaya s snowfall totals and forecast reviewRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Washington Post

    ... occurred in St. Mary's County in Southern Maryland, where 3-6 inches fell. The lowest totals occurred in Frederick County: less than one inch. In the short-range, this was more or less a spot-on forecast - in terms of snowfall timing, amounts and ...

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  9. Va. Man Gets Suspended Sentence, Fine for Killing CatRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A 35-year-old Middletown man has received a suspended sentence and a fine for fatally shooting a neighbor's cat with an arrow. The Winchester Star reports that Hunter Douglas Mundy entered a plea this week in Frederick County Circuit Court to a charge of misdemeanor cruelty to animals.

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  10. A couple's garden stays gorgeous year-roundRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... hardscape area as the patio. Stanley Bauman and his son Paul of Spring Glen Hardscaping in Woodsboro, Frederick County, installed the patio and ponds. "The project turned out well," Paul Bauman says. "We used interlocking concrete pavers and ...

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  11. One Person Medivaced Following Crash On I-270 Tues. AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    A Charles Town, West Virginia man was medivaced to University of Maryland Shock Trauma in Baltimore on Tuesday afternoon following a vehicle crash in Frederick County. State Police say a Ford Explorer operated by David Andrew McMillan, 24, was traveling southbound on Interstate 270 at a high rate of speed when he attempted to enter the eastbound Route 80 exit ramp.

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  12. Fire Damages Home In Mt. Airy Tues. EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Fire officials say units were dispatched shortly before 7:00 PM to the 800 block of Meadowfield Court on the Frederick County side of Mount Airy for a two-story single family home with fire on the roof. The two occupants got out safely.

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  13. Frederick Teen WOWS Judges On The VoiceRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WPOC-FM Baltimore

    16-year-old Treeva Gibson is from Frederick County and she totally crushed it on The Voice last night. She even got Blake and Christina to turn their chairs around.

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  14. FOP Donates 46 Chairs To Frederick NonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 91 in Frederick wanted to help two local nonprofits during this bout of severe cold weather. So they donated 46 conference chairs they were no longer using, to On Our Own of Frederick County, which offers mental health services, and the Alan P. Linton Jr. Emergency Cold Weather Shelter.

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  15. MoreRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... than 300 students attend Maryland School for the Deaf's Frederick campus, and about 8,000 people living in Frederick County experience hearing difficulty, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2013 American Community Survey. "I have got some great ...

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  16. County's small towns look to sustainable improvementsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Planning

    Feb. 20 --Around Frederick County , smaller municipalities are embracing sustainable improvements, despite the challenges of smaller budgets and fewer employees. In Emmitsburg , a new solar field will power a new water treatment plant.

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  17. Snow Emergency Plan Lifted In Frederick & Washington CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The Maryland State Police say the Snow Emergency Plan has been lifted in Frederick and Washington Counties. Officials say the Plan was lifted in Frederick County at 10:00 AM on Sunday, and ay 7:45 AM on Sunday in Washington Counties.

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  18. Couple Bring Pizazz, Personalization To Embroidery BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | CBS Local

    ... than 300 students attend Maryland School for the Deaf's Frederick campus, and about 8,000 people living in Frederick County experience hearing difficulty, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2013 American Community Survey. "I have got some great ...

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  19. 2/21 - Maryland State Police Place Snow Emergency Plan into Effect for Frederick CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | City of Frederick County

    ALERT Frederick County: The Maryland State Police have placed the snow emergency plan into effect for Frederick County.

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  20. Snow removal costs catching up with last year in FrederickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Baltimore News

    ... Md. (AP) -- The costs of snow removal this winter are on track to be just as high as last year in Frederick County. Highway operations Superintendent Bill Routzahn tells The Frederick News-Post (http://bit.ly/1ECMs0c ) the county has spent more than ...

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