Carroll County

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Wandering Goat In Carroll County Captured By Animal Control

A wayward goat is captured safe and sound in Carroll County.

05/15/2014

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2 Seriously Hurt In Westminster Building Explosion

Fire officials say two women were seriously injured when a building exploded near Westminster.

05/15/2014

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Carroll County Reverts To Disputed Prayer Policy

Prayer is back on the agenda in Carroll County. The county’s commissioners, buoyed by a Supreme Court ruling in a case from upstate New York, voted to reinstate praying in their meetings.

05/08/2014

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Carroll County Exits Frederick Incinerator Deal

The future of proposed, waste-to-energy incinerator near Frederick is in question after Carroll County pulled out of the project.

04/23/2014

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Man Killed Crossing Road In Westminster

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man who hit by a car while crossing Route 140 in Westminster.

04/17/2014

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Carroll School Counseling Cuts Considered

A proposal to eliminate some counseling jobs in Carroll County public schools is running into opposition.

04/16/2014

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Carroll County Will Comply With Judge’s Prayer Order

The battle over public prayer takes center stage in Carroll County, where a federal lawsuit is slamming the brakes on certain types of prayers at county commission meetings.

04/08/2014

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Contempt Order Sought In Md. Public Prayer Case

A national humanist group is asking a federal judge in Baltimore to hold the elected leaders of a rural Maryland county in contempt and fine them $30,000 for violating his order barring them from opening meetings with sectarian prayers.

04/02/2014

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Despite A Federal Judge Ruling, Carroll County Commissioner Mentions Jesus

Despite a federal judge’s ruling this week barring opening meetings of Carroll County’s Board of County Commissioners with sectarian prayers, a commissioner has started a budget meeting with references to Jesus Christ.

03/27/2014

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Carroll County Man Arrested For Possessing And Distributing Child Porn

A Carroll County man is behind bars, charged with child porn.

03/12/2014

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Carroll County House Fire Kills 1 Person, Injures Firefighter

The cause of a fatal house fire in Carroll County is under investigation.

03/09/2014

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Carroll County Schools Reveal Cyberattack

Carroll County public school officials are revealing a cyberattack that shut down Internet access for one day last week.

03/05/2014

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