Brian Snurr and daughter Gracie, 4, take a break next to the snow dog they made at their home in Wiley Ford, W.Va. They used spray paint to color the sculpture and a latex product for the blackened areas. Snurr is a 1991 graduate of Fort Hill High School.
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Board of education justifies new high school
Following the announcement of a $6.2 million shortfall in the proposed budget for the new Allegany High School, members of the Allegany County Board of Education recently took the opportunity to communicate what they feel are the strongest aspects of the new school project.
Bond bills presented to Senate committee
With a month left in the General Assembly session, a balanced budget is ready to be submitted next week, Sen. George Edwards said Saturday.
Three area men among new West Virginia state troopers
Three area men were among the members of the 63rd Cadet Class of the West Virginia State Police that graduated Friday in a ceremony held at the West Virginia State University in Institute.
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Big turnout for local meeting on proposed hunting regulations
Sixty people attended a meeting at Mountain Ridge High School on Thursday evening to let the Maryland Wildlife & Heritage Service know what they thought about new hunting regulations being proposed for the next two years.
West Virginia highway crews planning ‘pothole blitz’ to address road damage
Crews with the West Virginia Division of Highways are planning a multimillion-dollar effort to fix pothole damage across the state.
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State Senate Committee OKs marijuana decriminalization
The Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee on Friday approved a measure relegating marijuana possession to a civil offense.
Canal Quarters program recipient of historic preservation award
Canal Quarters, which preserves and provides public use of historic lockkeepers’ houses along the 184.5-mile Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, received the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation’s Chairman’s Award for Achievement in Historic Preservation in a Capitol Hill ceremony.
Two to join Garrett County Women’s Hall of Fame
The Garrett County Commission For Women will honor Nancy K. Learey and Brenda Snyder Brosnihan on April 5 as they are inducted into the Women’s Hall Of Fame. The breakfast event will begin at 9:30 a.m. at Dutch’s at Silver Tree on Glendale Road. Reservations are required.
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