SHIP Board Selects Melissa Muntz as New Executive Director

SHIP Board Selects Melissa Muntz as New Executive Director

Frederick, MD – November 30, 2021 – The Board of Directors of the Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership (“SHIP”) has selected Melissa Muntz as SHIP’s new Executive Director, effective November 29th, 2021. SHIP’s journey from its inception to today has been...

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FCSO Investigating Incident at Champions Billiards

FCSO Investigating Incident at Champions Billiards

FREDERICK, Md. (Nov. 30, 2021) – On Nov. 29, 2021 at approximately 10:30 a.m., a Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) deputy spoke to and took a report from an adult female victim who believed someone drugged her while she was at Champions Billiards located at...

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Allen E. Baker, Jr.

Allen E. Baker, Jr.

Allen Edward Baker, Jr., 70, of Winchester, Virginia, died Thursday, November 25, 2021 in the Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, VA. Mr. Baker was born January 31, 1951 in Leesburg, Virginia, son of the late Allen Edward Baker, Sr. and Kathryn Elizabeth Merchant...

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Halloween Safety Tips from the FCSO

Halloween Safety Tips from the FCSO

Making Halloween Safe and Fun for Everyone  FREDERICK, Md.  – The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) offers the following tips to make the upcoming Halloween weekend safe and enjoyable for everyone. Make sure that an adult/older responsible youth will be...

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50’s FLASHBACK: Military Plane Strikes a Jet Near Brunswick

50’s FLASHBACK: Military Plane Strikes a Jet Near Brunswick

On a relatively clear day with just a few scattered clouds on May 20, 1958, at approximately 3pm, local Brunswick area residents witnessed a horrible explosion and spectacle. Confusion reigned. Patricia Moore Snoots remembered on the Facebook Smoketown History page...

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Historical Interpretive Marker / Event

Historical Interpretive Marker / Event

Significance of Thomas Johnson to Maryland and Our Nation Multiple organizations have joined together to provide an interpretive marker for Governor Thomas Johnson, Maryland's first elected governor and who is buried here in Frederick at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The...

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True Love Dental contributes to nonprofit

True Love Dental contributes to nonprofit

Dr. Sung of True Love Dental in Brunswick recently contributed over 300 toothbrushes for the fifth consecutive year to Samaritan's Purse's Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts project. These gifts will be distributed to children in need around the world to...

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CAT TESTS POSITIVE FOR RABIES IN FREDERICK COUNTY

CAT TESTS POSITIVE FOR RABIES IN FREDERICK COUNTY

FREDERICK, MD -- On Friday, September 3, 2021, Frederick County Animal Control (FCAC) collected a cat from the Brunswick Family Campground in Brunswick, Maryland, after reports of multiple people getting bitten or scratched.  The cat was in quarantine at FCAC until...

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Two FCSO Deputies Injured in Overnight Traffic Incident

Two FCSO Deputies Injured in Overnight Traffic Incident

Striking Vehicle Failed to Move Over to Adjacent Lane FREDERICK, Md. (Sept. 1, 2021) – At approximately 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 31, two Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) deputies were injured during a routine traffic stop in the area of Route 340 and Catholic...

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