Group speaks out against Narconon's plans for Trout Run - 2015-05-13
Local residents seeking information about Narconon's plans for a drug rehabilitation center near Thurmont got more than they asked for at a public meeting Tuesday.
A Facebook group, "No Narconon at Trout Run," had 230 members as of Tuesday afternoon. Its local members organized a meeting Tuesday evening at Urbana's public library, attended by about 20 people.
Thurmont residents and group members Kai Hagen and Mark Long spoke about a drug rehab center planned for a 40-acre site named Trout Run, off Catoctin Hollow Road near Thurmont, that Narconon wants to open.