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O'Blenes, Carpenter represent local communities at Hershey Track National Championships

REGION — Caitlin Carpenter and Dana O'Blenes got to be a part of history earlier this month. The two local athletes participated in the final ever Hershey Track National Championship meet the first weekend in August in Hershey, Pa. The long-running Hershey Track program will be undergoing changes next year, so this year was the final national championship meet. And O'Blenes and Carpenter, both 12, got to take part in the celebration....more>

Carroll County Sheriff candidate profiles

COUNTY — The Sept. 9 Primary Election will determine who will be the Republican candidate in the race for Carroll County sheriff in November and, since there is no Democratic candidate for this position, whoever wins the Republican primary will also be the only candidate...more>

Wakefield holds annual Heritage Day

Preserving the past for the future

WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield Heritage Commission topped off a busy year with yet another day to celebrate the town's rich and varied history. Wakefield Heritage Day was held last Saturday, Aug. 9, in Union...more>

Commissioner Sorensen clarifies advance payments to employees

OSSIPEE — Carroll County Commission Chair David Sorensen took a few minutes at the beginning of the board's Aug. 6 meeting to clarify his answer the previous week to the question whether the county had loaned money or paid advances to any employees....more>
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