A judge threw out a request for a temporary restraining order last week brought by the Mayor of Rising Sun against his own town.
Rising Sun, Maryland is a small town in Cecil County. The historic Mason-Dixon Line is prominently displayed by markers along the major highway US Route 1.
Not much has changed in the past decades; the KKK that was once headquartered here and held regular meetings and a fall ralley at a local farm has disappeared. The once busy farm supply store also gone, along with many family farms.