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Former Montgomery County pastor guilty of sex offense

FREDERICK — The former pastor of a Montgomery County church has pleaded guilty in Frederick to second-degree sex offense with a 10-year-old girl. Seventy-four-year-old Joe Ivey of Walkersville entered into the plea deal Tuesday. Frederick County prosecutors dropped charges of ...

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Martin’s Caterers closing Walkersville venue

WALKERSVILLE — A banquet-and-catering company with seven facilities in the Baltimore-Washington region says it’s closing its Frederick County venue. The Frederick News-Post reports that Martin’s Caterers Inc. will close its Walkersville location in June. The newspaper reports that 50 employees ...

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Walkersville creates larger buffer around funerals

WALKERSVILLE — A Maryland town is making it harder for groups like the Kansas-based Westboro Baptist Church to protest at funerals. The town of Walkersville on Wednesday approved an ordinance that requires demonstrators to stay 1,000 feet away from funerals, ...

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