Editor’s note: Each week “Miner Recollections” will spotlight Georges Creek coal heritage, and the sacrifices made by those who mined it, by drawing upon biographical sketches, family narratives and historical research.
FROSTBURG — The spring season of Frostburg State University’s department of theater and dance will begin with playwright Matthew Lopez’s first work, “The Whipping Man.”
FROSTBURG — Students from Mountain City Center for the Arts won national awards and earned recognition at the 2020 Junior Theater Festival Atlanta held at The Cobb Galleria Centre. The Junior Theater Festival Atlanta united 7,000 students and educators from 128 educational musical theater gr…
When I was a kid growing up in the ‘60s, we had a subscription to TV Guide. For any younger readers who may not know, TV Guide came in a weekly magazine format made out of paper. It was not on a cloud or even scrolling down a specific channel on the television itself.
CUMBERLAND –– New research from AAA finds that over five years and 75,000 miles of driving, the annual cost of owning a new compact electric vehicle is only slightly more expensive — about $600 annually — than its gas-powered counterpart.
DEAR AMY: My boyfriend “Brad” and I have been dating for almost a year. Brad and I have very different views about social media. For me, Instagram is my “scrapbook” of memories — it’s my way of documenting my life. By the six-month mark, Brad had become the most important thing in my life, a…
FROSTBURG — Boyce C. Williams has been named dean of the College of Education at Frostburg State University. The nationally renowned educator in the field of public and teacher education has served as interim dean since 2017.
DEAR READERS: Dog breeds with pushed-in faces — a deformity called brachycephaly, affecting pugs, bulldogs, Pekingese, boxers, Boston terriers and more — suffer from many related health problems. This was confirmed in a study published in PLOS One titled “Great expectations, inconvenient tru…
FROSTBURG — The President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition has selected Master Rick Rando of Kick Masters Karate and www.RandoSpeaks.com to receive a 2019 Community Leadership Award. The award is given by the council annually to individuals or organizations who provide opportunit…
This Week's Circulars
CUMBERLAND - Earl Bud Fultz died Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center. Visitation Upchurch Funeral Home, P.A, Jan. 29 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 7:30 p.m. Funeral services at 7:30 p.m.
KEYSER, W.Va. - Betty Jane Judy, 86, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. Visitation at Markwood Funeral Home, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, from 11a.m. - 1p.m. Funeral services following at 1p.m. Condolences left after Betty's obituary at www.markwoodfuneralhome.com.
- Gate blocks access to Finzel Swamp
- Cumberland woman charged in Maryland Avenue burglary
- UPDATE: Westernport man in custody after Garrett chase
- W.Va. lawmakers want convention to revise U.S. Constitution
- Bobcat population increasing in Western Maryland
- Cumberland woman convicted in medical records case
- Mullaney wants to avoid 'bland' Baltimore St. bridge
- West Virginia anglers catch record fish
- NBCI officer stabbed by inmate who slipped hand restraints
- Police: Man stole nearly $200,000 from local business