Frederick County

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Several Rescued from Water in Md. During Thunderstorms

Frederick fire and emergency crews made several water rescued as severe thunderstorms moved through the Maryland.


CLEARWATER, FL - JANUARY 16:  A headquarters for the Church of Scientology is seen January 16, 2013 in Clearwater, Florida.  A book, "Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood & the Prison of Belief" that is sent to be released January 17, has renewed interest in the religion that counts actors Tom Cruise and John Travolta as followers.  (Photo by Getty Images)

Frederick Co. Council Votes Against Scientology Rehab Facility

In a 6-1 vote, the Frederick County Council rejected a proposal by the Church of Scientology to open a drug rehab facility near the presidential retreat Camp David.



Police: Man Who Appeared Drunk Forced Son, 13, to Drive

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says a man who appeared to be drunk forced his 13-year-old son to drive his car.


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Md. Woman Asserts Mental Illness in Grandmother’s Killing

A Frederick County woman is pursuing a mental-illness defense in the fatal stabbing of her grandmother last December.


South Africa Says Goodbye to Mandela

Korean-American Church Wins Appeal in Construction Dispute

A Korean-American church based in Silver Spring has won an appeal in its disputed plan for an 800-seat worship center in rural Frederick County.


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Police ID Human Remains Found in 2008 Near Frederick

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says it has identified human remains found in a wooded area near Frederick nearly six years ago.


Emancipation Proclamation Goes On Display At The National Archives

Reward Offered in Shooting of Goodwill Store Security Guard

Maryland State Police are announcing a reward offer in the January shooting of a Goodwill store security guard in Frederick County.


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5 Md. Students Overdose on Prescription Drugs at High School

Four students at a western Maryland high school were rushed to the hospital after authorities say they overdosed on prescription drugs.


Washington DC Copes With Messy Winter Storm

Md. Man Dies Beneath Tractor in Snow-Plowing Incident

Authorities say a Frederick County man is dead after he was pinned beneath a farm tractor while plowing snow from a private driveway.



Md. Student Killed in Frederick County School Bus Collision

A 17-year-old high school student has died in an SUV that collided with a public school bus on Old Middletown Road in Frederick County.