CUMBERLAND — The Allegany County Public School System announced that students in the graduating Class of 2020 have been accepted to 43 different colleges, universities and technical schools across the country.

• Tanner Carr of Moorefield, West Virginia, received a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Alabama this spring. 

CUMBERLAND — The Board of Education of Allegany County is seeking applications to fill two vacancies on its Ethics Panel, which consists of five members, appointed by the school board, to serve for overlapping five-year terms.

CUMBERLAND — Dr. Leah Nicole Wormack recently graduated with honors from University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville.

Do you ever find yourself struggling with “what if” thinking? Perhaps it is, “What if I lose my job?” “What if something happens to my loved ones?” “What if I fail at this new challenge?”

CUMBERLAND — Del. Mike McKay recently announced the 2020 State of Maryland Delegate Scholarship awardees from District 1C. The scholarship is offered by all delegates across the state to their constituents who plan to pursue, or are pursuing, post-secondary education at a two- or four-year M…

CUMBERLAND — Carson Snyder has been awarded the 2020 scholarship from the South Cumberland Business and Civic Association. The $2,000 academic scholarship award is based on volunteerism and academics.

CUMBERLAND — The Allegany College of Maryland Foundation awarded scholarships to the following students: Christian Arnold of Keyser, Ina F. McCloud Canada Memorial Scholarship and Helen Stasko Memorial Scholarship; Danae Beitzel of Cumberland, Hilda M.R. Peterson Memorial Scholarship and Wes…

• Mountain Ridge High School graduate Hayden Lindsey graduated from Bucknell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering. He has accepted a position with Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. based out of George Mason University. He is the son of Dawne and Gary Lindsey, Frostb…

ACCIDENT — Northern Middle School student Laura Huelskamp will advance to the National History Day competition after winning first place for junior individual exhibits in the Maryland History Day event.

CUMBERLAND — Lighthouse Christian Academy announced its honor roll for the third marking period of the school year.

ELKINS, W.Va. — When Davis & Elkins College senior AnnMarie Timbrook of Hampshire County was asked to design the Commemorative Medal for the Class of 2020, she decided to focus on an individual she says exemplifies resilience, determination and willpower.

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LAVALE - William Orion Walker, 87, of LaVale, passed away Friday, July 3, 2020. The Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland (, is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete at this time.