Celebrations Glade Valley 

Santa Makes Annual Visit to Walkersville

Walkersville’s First Responders including the Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company, Walkersville Volunteer Rescue Company, and Maryland State Police escorted Santa Claus on Sunday for his annual parade through town preceding his busiest day of the year. Santa Claus rode atop Quint 11 as the emergency equipment drove up and down the snowy streets of Walkersville on Sunday, December 20, 2020.

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Road Closed in Walkersville

Biggs Ford Road at the bowling alley is currently NOT passable. There is a tractor trailer stuck in the roadway. Please avoid this area. Our Public Works crew has been out treating and plowing the Town streets. We ask that you help them out by staying off the roads if possible. Stay Safe!

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Walkersville Commissioner Assigned to Texas by Military

An Open Letter from Walkersville Commissioner Mike McNiesh Citizens of Walkersville: 2020 has been a trying year for all of us. Many in our community have suffered in different ways during the COVID crisis that is still affecting us. Whether it is the loss of a loved one, the loss of important events like graduation or prom, or the loss of a job that supports your family, if we have not been personally affected, we do know someone who has. My family was not left unaffected. On Sept 30th the…

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Crime Glade Valley 

Waterside Shooting

On September 6, 2020 at approximately 8:49 PM, deputies were dispatched to the walking path behind Waterview Ct. in the Waterside community for an injured person. Upon arrival, deputies and EMS providers were led to an adult male who was found along the path with obvious signs of injury. EMS transported the male to Shock Trauma in Baltimore. Criminal Investigators responded to the scene and are still actively investigating the incident. It has been determined that the victim did sustain a gunshot wound during the incident and remains in serious…

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Glade Valley News 

Single Vehicle Collision on Dance Hall Road

On Sunday, June 14, 2020 at approximately 8:27 a.m., Frederick County 911 Emergency Communications received a call for a serious motor vehicle collision in the 7400 block of Dance Hall Road in Frederick.  Frederick County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services responded. The initial investigation revealed that a 2011 Hyundai Accent owned by David Nelson Rice, of Middletown, was traveling southbound Dance Hall Road when it crossed the double yellow center line, ran off the road towards the left, and struck a tree head-on. The driver…

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