Glade Valley News 

Winter Storm Warning

.WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM ESTTHURSDAY… * WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 12 to18 inches. * WHERE…Portions of northern and western Maryland, northwestVirginia and eastern West Virginia. * WHEN…From 7 AM Wednesday to 4 AM EST Thursday. Snow willoverspread the region Wednesday morning, become heavy at timesduring the afternoon and evening, taper off late Wednesdaynight. * IMPACTS…Travel will be very difficult to impossible.Potential impacts include significant travel delays andclosures. Plan ahead to minimize impact on you and your family.Recommended actionsIf you…

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Sheriff Brings Road Cleaning Program Back

One program that is part of Frederick County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Bureau Community Labor Unit is the Road Cleaning Program and for the first time in five years this program is back up and running. “In less than a month we have cleaned approximately 12 county roads and collected more than 60 large bags of trash and large items such as tires, dressers, mattresses, vacuum cleaners, etc.,” said Lt. Charles Clarke, Work Release commander. “As long as we have the eligible defendants and inmates on the program we are going…

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Glade Valley Government Health 

Walkersville Closes Town Hall Due to COVID Surge

The Town of Walkersville announced Thursday morning that its Town Hall will be closed to the public starting today Thursday, December 10, 2020. “With the rising number of COVID cases in the area, we would like to remain cautious,” the statement read. The Town asks that Water Bills payments be mailed or placed in the night deposit box outside the front door of Walkersville’s Town Hall.

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Community Glade Valley 

Missing Child Search in Walkersville

At approximately 9:50 a.m. today, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) received a call of a missing 13-year-old boy, Daron Adam Saylor, from the Discovery neighborhood near Walkersville, Maryland. Saylor was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt, black pants, black gloves, and black sneakers. FCSO deputies, investigators, and K-9, in coordination with the Maryland State Police with Trooper 3, the MSP helicopter based in Frederick, are currently conducting a thorough search in this area. If you have seen this child or have any information that could help, please contact 911.

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