Community Glade Valley 

Dine-Out Fundraiser for Walkersville High School Cheerleading

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Walkersville High School Cheerleading. Come in to the Chipotle at 7820 Wormans Mill Rd Suite Z in Frederick on Tuesday, June 26th between 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Walkersville High School Cheerleading. For questions please contact Hannah Pennington @ Hannah.Pennington@fcps.org

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Glade Valley Government 

Town of Walkersville Seeks General Maintenance Tech

The Town is currently accepting applications for a skilled position responsible for the assisting in the repair and maintenance of streets and roads, storm drainage systems, water treatment plant, water distribution systems, parks and grounds, buildings and facilities, automotive and equipment. Exemplary driving record a must with ability to obtain a CDL license. Ability, willingness, and flexibility to work evenings and weekends during emergencies. Must pass a physical and drug test. Salary 30-35K, depending on experience/abilities. Job description and application available at Town Hall, 21 West Frederick Street, Walkersville, MD…

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Glade Valley Government 

County & City to File Lawsuits Against Drug Manufacturers, Distributors for Role in Opioid Epidemic

Frederick County Government and The City of Frederick will join many other state and municipal jurisdictions in filing lawsuits against drug manufacturers and distributors for their role in the opioid crisis nationwide. “We need to hold pharmaceutical companies accountable for heavily promoting the very prescription drugs that are a key factor in opioid addiction,” said County Executive Jan Gardner. “Frederick County has already devoted a tremendous amount of resources to the opioid crisis. Through this lawsuit we will be better able to help our residents with educational and addiction recovery assistance.” “I’m proud to work…

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Community Glade Valley News 

MARYLAND DAIRY FARMER, DAIRY PRINCESS HELP GET MILK TO FAMILIES IN NEED

Montgomery County Dairy Farmer Laurie Savage of Dickerson, and Maryland Dairy Princess Sydnie Grossnickle of Walkersville, Frederick County, celebrated June Dairy Month by supporting the Great American Milk Drive. The national retail campaign, a partnership between National Dairy Council™, Feeding America° and Milk Processor and Education Program (MilkPEP), encourages shoppers to donate at the store checkout to help get milk to local food banks. “As a dairy farmer, it’s hard to imagine not having wholesome, nutritious milk on our tables to fuel our families,” said Laurie. “Knowing that we can…

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Crime Glade Valley 

Local Farmers Seek Help in Hit and Run Collision

On May 5th around 8:00 am, a Ford truck hauling an antique tractor ran the red light at Devilbiss Bridge Road and MD 194 in Walkersville. The truck hit the side of a local farm family’s livestock trailer causing the damage seen in these pictures. The driver did not stop, causing the family to follow him down MD 194. After getting all of his information, he disputed the claim with the insurance company (which covers both drivers). Without a witness or police report, the insurance company is making the local…

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