Glade Valley Government 

Planning Commission Gives Preliminary Approval to New Rock Creek School

The Town of Walkersville’s Planning Commission held its monthly Public Hearing on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The only item on the agenda was the continuation of a Public Hearing in January on the proposed Rock Creek School that Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) wants to build on the Walkersville Middle School Property. The Planning Commission held a Workshop with FCPS two weeks ago to review a revised site plan that made drastic changes to the plan presented in January. The plans presented by FCPS featured large cement swales, retaining walls…

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Obituaries 

Marjorie B. Wilson

Marjorie “Margery” B. Wilson passed away on April 14, 2019. Born September 20, 1923 in Buffalo, NY, she was the daughter of Theodore A. Becker, Sr. and Anna Kramer Becker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two husbands, Caryle W. Lester and Robert L. Wilson, and her brother Theodore A. Becker, Jr and his wife Rosalie. She is survived by two children, her daughter, Judith A. DuBose (Warner), and her son, Steven B. Lester (Terpsie). Also surviving are her brother Paul J. Becker (Ceil), grandchildren…

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Crime Glade Valley 

Increase in Phone Scams and Spoofed Phone Numbers

In an effort to remain vigilant in making Frederick County residents aware of ongoing phone scams, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office would like to keep citizens informed on some of the trends that have been reported the most. More recently, individuals have been receiving phone calls from spoofed numbers coming from local County numbers, such as the Sheriff’s Office main number (301-600-1046) and the Frederick County Health Department main number (301-600-1029). A scammer using the Sheriff’s Office number may pose as a law enforcement official such as a Lieutenant or…

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Glade Valley Government 

Walkersville Planning Commission Holding Public Hearing on Rock Creek School

The Planning Commission will focus its meeting on the Revised Site Plan for Rock Creek School. the Frederick County Board of Education proposes building the new school on the Walkersville Middle School Campus on West Frederick Street.

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