• Alexandra Longest, Oakland, graduated magna cum laude from Bucknell University on May 17, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental engineering. She was a member of the Chi Epsilon National Honor Society, Society of Women Engineers, was a Clare Booth Luce research scholar, co…
MCHENRY — When the coronavirus forced colleges and universities online midway through the spring semester, Garrett College was determined to finish.
CUMBERLAND — Fort Hill High School social studies teacher Mark Malone was one of only 98 teachers selected for a National History Day summer professional development program.
MCHENRY — The Garrett College Foundation recently announced the formation of the Dr. Robert W. “Bob” Smith Memorial Scholarship, established by the Smith family. The scholarship provides support for students enrolled in continuing education and workforce development programs at Garrett College.
CUMBERLAND — Bishop Walsh School announces the appointment of six new faculty members for its 2020-2021 school year.
CUMBERLAND — Beverly Melmed, an instructor of respiratory therapy at Allegany College of Maryland, received the Adjunct Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award during the college’s 2020 awards presentation held during a virtual assembly.
SHORT GAP, W.Va. — Frankfort High School held a drive-thru graduation ceremony on July 18.
OAKLAND — Emilia Germain, daughter of Scott and Kristiann Germain of Oakland, was one of 39 high school students who participated in the 31st annual High School Summer Math-Science-Technology Institute, which, for the first time, was conducted in a virtual format.
• Mountain Ridge High School freshman Kendall Kirkwood was named to the Straight A Honor Roll for the fourth marking period.
ACCIDENT — The following students have been named to the honor roll at Northern Garrett High School for the fourth grading period of the 2019-2020 school year.
FROSTBURG — Bill Mandicott, assistant vice president for Student and Community Involvement at Frostburg State University, was honored with the Outstanding Student Organization Advisor Award at the 2019-2020 FSU Leadership and Engagement Awards virtual celebration.
ROMNEY, W.Va. — The Hampshire County Arts Council has selected its 2020 scholarship recipients.
This is the fifth in a series of articles submitted by Allegany College of Maryland and its Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: A Community Resilience Approach project partners. This column will focus on building strong people and a stronger, connected community during these difficult times as we …
This Week's Circulars
CUMBERLAND - Memorial Mass for Kathleen Louise Stafford, 77, celebrated at Our Lady of the Mountains Parish, Saint Patrick's Church, Sept. 26, 2020, at 10 a.m. Interment Sunset Memorial Park. Adams Family Funeral Home (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com) handling arrangements.
KEYSER, W.Va. - Margaret Eloise (Thomas) Mathena, 89, died Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020. Visitation Markwood Funeral Home Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral services 1 p.m. Interment Queen's Point Cemetery. Condolences www.markwoodfuneralhome.com.
- Walking to be on 'the right side of history'
- Two school board members not following mask order
- UPDATE: Injuries in Frostburg motorcycle crash said not life-threatening
- Drug overdoses continuing without let up in Allegany
- Man arrested for allegedly disrupting Berkeley Springs church service
- Garrett man on lawn mower struck by car, killed
- Virginia rig driver killed in Hampshire County crash
- Five new coronavirus cases in Allegany County
- Funding gap of $2.5M remains for mall project
- Drug initiative in Cumberland prompts 8 arrests, 50 traffic stops