Community Glade Valley 

CURBSIDE CHRISTMAS TREE PICK UP IN WALKERSVILLE

The Town of Walkersville will offer residents curbside Christmas Tree Pick-Up on the following dates: Monday, January 7, 2019, Monday, January 14, 2019, and Monday, January 21, 2019. Undecorated Christmas trees will be picked up from 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Residents need to place their undecorated Christmas tree at the curb for pick up before 7:30 a.m. each of the mornings listed above.

Read More
Obituaries 

Herman George Hamilton, Jr.

Herman George Hamilton Jr., a U.S. Navy veteran, age 69, of Walkersville, Maryland, passed from this life on Sunday, December 23 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was born October 30th, 1949, in Annapolis, Maryland to Herman George Hamilton Sr. and Cecilia Sylvia (Baszak) Hamilton. He was the owner and operator of Hamilton Electronics. He served on the Board of Directors of Legal Aid Bureau of Maryland for the last 18 years, and as the Executive Assistant with the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) for the last 13 years. Herman’s purest joys in…

Read More
Community 

The Great Frederick Fair Theme and Jack Pass Promotion

The theme for The Great Frederick Fair in 2019 is City Streets, Country Roads: Together, We’re Growing Places. Jack, the baby donkey, is our newest ambassador to the Fair’s stable of promotional animals. The Fair is pleased to offer the New JACK PASS; a promotion that is affordable for everyone on ANY one day of the Fair. It makes a GREAT last-minute stocking stuffer with a beautiful Print at Home ticket design. The JACK PASS! For $30, this deal includes 1 admission and 1 unlimited ride wristband on any one day. OR, purchase…

Read More
Community 

Frederick County Agricultural Society Holds Annual Meeting

The Frederick County Agricultural Society (FCAS), as required by their by-laws, held their annual life member meeting on December 8, 2018 at 10 a.m. in Building 9 at the Frederick Fairgrounds. The Frederick County Agricultural Society is made up of 250 life member certificate holders that own the Frederick Fairgrounds, where The Great Frederick Fair is held. During the annual meeting the shareholders elect a Board of Managers for the following year. The 2019 Board of Managers are: John Bare Charles Cramer Joseph Devilbiss Robert Frank Maurice Gladhill James Grimes Colby Hubble Nancy Hendricks…

Read More
Obituaries 

Robert Howard Jr.

Robert “Bobby” Joseph Howard, Jr. was called home to be with the Lord on December 10, 2018, at age 72 in Frederick, MD. Born on September 12, 1946, Bobby was the son of the late Robert J. Howard Sr. and the late Mable E. Ambush. Bobby was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years Patricia A. Howard, father Robert J. Howard Sr., mother Mable E. Ambush, step-father Bernard “Duck” Ambush, sister Nettie Howard, mother-in-law Hedy Lookingbill, sister-in-law Carolyn Baker; brother-in-law Luther Ray and niece Tina Jackson. Bobby is…

Read More