The Little Reserve School That Could: Monocacy Elementary Will Remain Open!

See local coverage of the triumph of  a small Ag Reserve community over bureaucracy:  The Board of Education turns down Dr. Weast’s recommendation to close Monocacy Elementary School in Barnesville near Sugarloaf Mountain.

Global Mission Mega Church in the News

See links for news coverage both local and national in nature featuring the Global Mission Project:

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=143386#.UR0J9FruWoU

http://www.politicsdaily.com/2009/11/08/for-growing-megachurches-expansion-overrides-local-concerns/

The “Hubris” of Global Mission Church

See this powerful letter to the editor in this week’s Gazette! 

Despite all efforts to inform and assist Global Mission regarding land use restrictions, master plans that aim to protect both Montgomery and Frederick farmland and critical natural resources – and provide opportunity to seek another site to establish their mega facility…

Global Mission is pressing on with an appeal to the Frederick Co. Board of Zoning Appeals.