• Swanton resident, Patrick Lee was named to the spring 2021 dean’s list at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worchester, Massachusetts. Lee is a member of the class of 2022 majoring in computer science.

FROSTBURG — The following area students have earned degrees from Frostburg State University for the spring semester. While the 158th commencement ceremony has been postponed, diplomas were still awarded to nearly 700 candidates for degrees.

FROSTBURG — The following area students have earned degrees from Frostburg State University for the spring semester. While the 158th commencement ceremony has been postponed, diplomas were still awarded to nearly 700 candidates for degrees.

MCHENRY —  Garrett College mathematics/science student Alex Yoder of Swanton has been selected to participate in the prestigious Bucknell Community College Scholars Program this summer. Yoder will spend six weeks at Bucknell University in preparation to apply for the Bucknell Transfer Schola…

• Lindsay Higson, Cumberland; Bridget Flanagan and Alex Kimble, Augusta, W.Va.; Emily Wright, LaVale; Gabriele Smith and Bobby Sweitzer, Frostburg; McKenna Broadwater, Swanton; and Jennifer Doney, Romney, W.Va.; graduated from Shenandoah University, Winchester, Va.

CUMBERLAND — Sheri Aspito at Lighthouse Christian Academy reported that the following elementary, middle and high school students have obtained the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the school year.

On Sunday, the Cumberland Historic Cemetery Organization will hold its annual ceremony to honor area American Revolutionary War dead. The event will begin at the 1801 brownstone columns where in 2008 the CHCO installed a plaque to honor Capt. David Lynn. The columns are located in front of t…

The following students received $500 scholarships to the college of their choice from the Allegany County Retired School Personnel. Standing, from the left, are LeeAnn Obrien Riley, Scholarship Committee co-chair; Sarah Chapman, Mountain Ridge High School; Kami Miller, Allegany High, 2020 re…

CUMBERLAND — The COVID-19 pandemic is changing how face-to-face interactions take place, but summer student work experiences are still needed for career training.

LAVALE — The following students from Parkside Elementary School earned Principal’s List honors for the fourth marking period of the 2020-2021 school year.

OAKLAND — Dawna Ashby has been appointed director of elementary and early childhood education for Garrett County Public Schools beginning in the 2021-22 school year.

MCHENRY —  Garrett College conferred associate in arts, associate of arts in teaching, associate of science, associate of applied science and associate of science in engineering degrees to the following students during the May commencement.

• Megan Lewis, Cumberland, and Rose Duncan, Frostburg, were named to the spring president’s list at St. Francis University, Loretto, Pa. Patrick O’Rourke, Cumberland; Julie Wright, Cumberland; Abigail Lapid, Frostburg; and Jocelyn Fredlock, Oakland; were named to the dean’s list.

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