Frederick County

Woman sentenced on heroin charges

August 29, 2016

A Stephens City woman accused of distributing heroin was sentenced according to a plea agreement in Frederick County Circuit Court on Monday.

‘Little Helper’ receives first Gold Star Award

Sarah Ryan, an 11-year-old from Stephens City, holds up her Gold Star Award given to her by Frederick County Sheriff Lenny Millholland, center, with deputy Jeanine Bowers, left, and Frederick County Fire Chief Dennis Linaburg. Rachel Mahoney/Daily

August 28, 2016

With a number of community service projects already under her belt, 11-year-old Sarah Ryan became the first ever recipient of the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office’s Gold Star Award.

Man accepts plea deal in heroin death case

Michael Dane Carter

August 26, 2016

WINCHESTER – A man pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiring to distribute heroin in connection with an investigation of a June 2015 heroin overdose death in Frederick County.

Man convicted in child porn case

August 18, 2016

A three-day jury trial for a Stephens City man accused of possessing child pornography ended Thursday evening with his conviction and sentencing in Frederick County Circuit Court.

Jury to deliberate on child porn case

August 18, 2016

WINCHESTER – After two days of hearing and viewing evidence, jurors serving in the trial of a Stephens City man accused of possessing child pornography will deliberate on a verdict today in Frederick County Circuit Court.

Jury trial starts in child porn case

August 17, 2016

The jury trial for a Stephens City man accused of possessing child pornography began in Frederick County Circuit Court on Tuesday.

Let the Crawl begin

Stacey Schunann, left, of Germantown, Maryland, and her mother Ruta Schunann, of Bridgeville, Delaware, mull over purchasing an old corn planter Friday at Fishers Hill. The Yard Crawl officially begins today.  Rich Cooley//Daily

August 13, 2016

The 12th annual Route 11 Yard Crawl officially begins today and runs along U.S. Route 11 from New Market to Stephens City.

Objections voiced to Sherando mascot

Dennis Paige, dressed in his Warrior attire, leads Sherando's 2016 graduates into Arrowhead Stadium for commencement ceremonies earlier this year.  Rich Cooley/Daily

July 31, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Sherando High School has celebrated Warrior victories in athletics for years, but one man has asked school administration to start looking at the school’s mascot with a more critical eye.

Building inspectors complete review of fair ride

July 28, 2016

The owner of an amusement ride that sent a woman plummeting 40 feet earlier this week has received a cease and desist letter, a news release from the County of Frederick states.

Virginia Giant puts on a show at Frederick fair

The Virginia Giant, driven by Diehl Wilson, of Winchester, goes high as it crushes a row of cars during the Monster Truck Show on Tuesday night at the Frederick County Fairgrounds. Rich Cooley/Daily

July 26, 2016

CLEAR BROOK — Winchester’s own Virginia Giant, driven by Diehl Wilson was the talk of the town at the Frederick County Fair Monster Truck Show on Tuesday night, taking home victories in both the wheelie and side-by-side competitions.