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  1. Prosecutors: Woman pleads guilty in 2 kids' exorcism deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    One of two women charged with killing two children while performing what they thought was an exorcism last year pleaded guilty to all the charges against her on Friday, but she won't be serving prison time. Monifa Sanford , 22, of Germantown, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of attempted first-degree murder under a plea agreement with prosecutors in Montgomery County District Court, according to prosecutors and defense attorneys.

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  2. Parents investigated by CPS for letting their kids walk home aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... received an earful from police about the dangers unaccompanied children might face in the neighborhood, Montgomery County Child Protective Services knocked on the door and told the parents they were being investigated for neglect. Mary Anderson, a ...

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  3. News briefing Jan. 9-15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... we look forward to her decision," said Kenneth M. Rothweiler, an attorney for Evasew. D. Bruce Hanes, a Montgomery County official who issued the first marriage license to a same-sex couple in Pennsylvania's history, will speak about the experience ...

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  4. new years structure fire in south east kansasRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | CNN

    Aid from the Cherryvale district of the Montgomery County Fire Department was requested quickly. While some of the Fire Fighters were battling the fire in the attic, which was caused by a malfunctioning wood burning heater, other Fire Fighters hauled furniture in a close by shed, to prevent damage from water and smoke.

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  5. Man charged after 'squatting' with family at $1M homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | New York Post

    It didn't belong to them, but a man, his wife, and their three children moved into a $1 million custom-built home in Montgomery County. Now, court records say 47-year-old James Crombie of Kensington is facing a slew of criminal charges stemming from the alleged squatting incident at the luxurious Bethesda home.

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  6. Oa Malley appoints four to the bench in Montgomery CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Gazette.net

    Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has made four appointments to the bench in Montgomery County, two to the circuit court and two to the district court. Montgomery County District Court Judge Karla Natasha Smith and county Deputy State's Attorney John Michael Maloney were appointed to the circuit court bench, filling vacancies created by the retirements of Judges Michael J. Algeo and Eric M. Johnson, O'Malley's office announced Tuesday.

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  7. Ex-girlfriend, secret teen lovers nearly bludgeon man to death outside Porta Potty, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A 32-year-old man is recovering after being attacked with a bright red tire iron near a Porta Potty. Montgomery County Police have since arrested victim Andres Hernandez's ex-girlfriend and the teenage couple with whom she was sexually involved.

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  8. Man attacked with tire iron near Md. Porta Potty by ex-girlfriend, loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 32-year-old man is recovering after being attacked and nearly bludgeon to death with a tire iron near a Porta Potty. Montgomery County Police have arrested the victim Andres Hernandez's ex-girlfriend and the teenage couple with whom she was sexually involved, reports ABC 7 .

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  9. Ex-girlfriend, secret teen lovers nearly bludgeon man to death outside Porta Potty, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | TBD.com

    ... A 32-year-old man is recovering after being attacked with a bright red tire iron near a Porta Potty. Montgomery County Police have since arrested victim Andres Hernandez's ex-girlfriend and the teenage couple with whom she was sexually involved. ...

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  10. Pompeo deserves thanksRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    As a Montgomery County farmer and president of Kansas Farm Bureau, I'm writing to thank Rep. Mike Pompeo for introducing a bill supporting farmers, American agriculture and safe, affordable food. I'm frustrated by the attacks against genetically modified crops and those of us who use them, which is why I want to thank Pompeo for standing up for us.

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  11. The progressive war on ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | LEO Weekly

    ... despite the fact that Pew Research states that 78 percent of our population is Christian. This year the Montgomery County, Maryland, school district decided to eliminate Christmas and all religious holidays from its calendar. Why? Apparently, a few ...

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  12. Caregiver beats, threatens to kill special needs resident at highly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | TBD.com

    ... Services for Autistic Adults and Children, Inc. (CSAAC). According to charging documents filed in Montgomery County District Court, on Oct. 9, a female resident grabbed a behavioral specialist's wrist and shouted, "Man, man." The resident, who ...

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  13. Roommate arrested in stabbing death in North BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Gazette.net

    ... Chong Park, 67, dead in their apartment Tuesday with a large knife sticking out of her back, according to Montgomery County police. Detectives found a journal, believed to belong to Sanders-Campfield, near the suspect's bed in which she had written ...

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  14. Police: Accused murderer thought victim was practicing witchcraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Washington Times

    A woman accused of fatally stabbing her female roommate in their Bethesda apartment believed the victim was evil and practiced witchcraft. Montgomery County police announced details of the homicide Wednesday after charging Rita Narcissa Sanders-Campfield , 53, with first-degree murder in connection with the death of 67-year-old Chong Park .

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  15. Kansas Farm Bureau elects new president, boardRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Manhattan Mercury

    Richard Felts of Montgomery County, near the city of Liberty, was elected president after the retirement of Steve Baccus, who had led the organization for the past 12 years.

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  16. Coffeyville finds silver lining to Amazon departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... funds don't make up for the loss of about 800 jobs and an estimated $18.6 million annual payroll in Montgomery County. Amazon was Coffeyville's largest employer. Employers from southeast Kansas will be at a job fair from 1 to 9 p.m. Dec. 18 in ...

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  17. The Star prefers Amazon's robots to Amazon's Kansas workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | The Pitch

    ... of Coffeyville by February. That struggling community spent $3.5 million a decade ago to keep Amazon in Montgomery County. Now, leaders are mulling whether to stiff Amazon for the last $60,000 in its incentive package. It sounds like a "Whatever, ...

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  18. Amazon delivers gloom, doom to small Kansas townRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... College campus, Amazon workers trickled in to look over what was available to them. About 200 jobs in Montgomery County -- ranging from lathe operator to fertilizer salesman -- are waiting to be filled, said Stacia Meek, executive director of the ...

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  19. Amazon move has Kansas county feeling boxed inRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... affect more than 630 employees and hundreds of temporary workers in the area come January and February. Montgomery County officials say it could raise the county's unemployment rate from 4.8 percent in October to more than 6.5 percent - the highest ...

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  20. Amazon delivery to one small Kansas town: gloom and angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... College campus, Amazon workers trickled in to look over what was available to them. About 200 jobs in Montgomery County - ranging from lathe operator to fertilizer salesman - are waiting to be filled, said Stacia Meek, executive director of the ...

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