Glade Valley Obituaries 

Richard Trout

Richard Harrison Trout, age 89, near New Midway, died Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Frederick Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. Born December 13, 1930 in Detour, he was the son of the late Harry Trout Sr. and Hallie Crum Trout. He was the husband of Kathleen V. McCuller Trout who died in 2017. Richard was a 1948 graduate of Walkersville High School where he was captain of the basketball, baseball and soccer teams. He was a lifelong dairy farmer and was a member of Mt. Zion Haugh’s Lutheran Church…

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Glade Valley Government 

Walkersville Town Meeting – July 8, 2020

The Town of Walkersville will hold a Town Meeting at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 in Town Hall. The meeting will be restricted to the first fifteen citizens to arrive. Otherwise, the meeting will be streamed on Facebook Live for everyone to watch.  7:30 PM – Call to Order – Burgess Chad Weddle Pledge of Allegiance Prayer  Approval of the Town Meeting Minutes of June 24, 2020 ORDER OF BUSINESS: Reappoint Michael Kuster to Planning Commission Swear in Planning Commission and Board of Appeals Appointees Report on July…

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Glade Valley Government Health 

Frederick County Health Metrics Continue to Improve

Residents Cautioned Against Large Gatherings over Holiday Weekend Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced improvements in several key health measures related to COVID-19.  Hospital statistics have significantly improved, with no COVID patients in intensive care for the past week. Emergency medical transports also declined to a single coronavirus patient over the previous eight days. “We have made great progress but we can’t afford to drop our guard over the Fourth of July,” said Executive Gardner. “If your community is putting on a fireworks display, watch the show from your…

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Glade Valley Government 

Frederick County Government Services to Be Closed for Independence Day Holiday

Frederick County Government offices will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.  Services will resume at their regularly scheduled times on Monday, July 6. Additional information regarding the holiday schedule: Animal Control remains closed to the public. For emergency situations, call 301-600-1603 or visit www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/animalcontrol. Board of Elections remains closed to the public. Details: call 301-600-VOTE or visit www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/elections. Department of Social Services remains closed to the public. Details: call 301-600-4555 or visit www.dhs.maryland.gov. Health Department will be closed. Details: Visit Health.FrederickCountyMD.gov or call 301-600-1029. Landfill and the Reichs Ford Road Recycling Center will…

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Celebrations Glade Valley Government 

Independence Day Celebration on July 3rd

A note from The Burgess of Walkersville We hope you, as residents of Walkersville, who have been enduring the pandemic, will enjoy the fireworks display sponsored by the Town of Walkersville at 9:30 pm on Friday July 3rd. They will be launched from the Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Grounds at 75 West Frederick Street. Food will be served at Company 11 (located on 79 W Frederick Street) between 6 to 9 p.m. and options will include chicken tenders and pizza. In the Activities Building, located on the Carnival Grounds,…

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