FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — Margaret Miltenberger, 4-H agent with the Mineral County Extension Office, says the Mineral County Fair — which begins tonight and runs through Saturday — is an “important family activity because it takes the whole family to make the fair happen.”

KEYSER, W.Va. — Autopsy findings in the death of a 31-year-old Keyser area man who was found dead in the backyard of a residence at West Piedmont and North E streets late Thursday morning are inconclusive, according to Keyser Police Chief Tom Golden.

FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — The Mineral County Fair kicks off its 70th year Tuesday with a week packed with trucks, cowboys and some of the region’s best musical entertainment.

KEYSER, W.Va. — Kicking off the Minco Music Heritage Festival will be the Potomac Concert Band, performing a free outdoor concert June 19 at 7 p.m. at the South End Stage in Keyser. The band will be conducted by Brent Weber, chairman of the Frostburg State University Music Department.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. — Katie Beeman, a former high school standout at Frankfort and current West Liberty University center fielder, was named to the All-Mountain East Conference Softball second team by a vote of the conferences coaches.

FROSTBURG — The Frostburg Elks Lodge No. 470 continued its Flag Day tradition on Friday, which can trace its roots to Woodrow Wilson’s presidency wherein he recognized the National Elks organization’s observance. The ceremony is held to celebrate the anniversary of the Flag Resolution of 1777.

FROSTBURG — Representatives from American Eagle Paper Mills will be at the Quality Inn, Frostburg, on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to talk with employees of the Luke mill about opportunities at their Central Pennsylvania location.

CUMBERLAND — Bishop Walsh School held its annual baccalaureate liturgy and commencement exercises in May. Principal Ray Kiddy presented 38 graduates with diplomas. This year, the class collectively earned $2.5 million in academic scholarships.

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Noting that domestic violence murders often involve guns, and that domestic abusers lurk around victims’ shelters, the West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence has filed a lawsuit over a state law requiring them to allow guns in shelter parking lots.

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CUMBERLAND - Marilyn Mae Keefer, 75, of Cumberland, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at Cumberland Healthcare Center. Services will be private and Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur Street is in charge of arrangements.

BROOKVILLE - Robert Lewis "Bob" Brode, 98, of Brookville, Ohio, passed away peacefully on June 14, 2019. Bob was a member of the Concord United Methodist Church in Englewood, Ohio. Born in Cumberland, on Nov. 16, 1920, to Paul E. and Mabel C. (Johnson) Brode, he lived his early life in Hyndm…

CUMBERLAND - Nancy Ellen Weisenmiller, 61, died at the Cumberland Health Care Center. At Nancy's request, she will be cremated. Memorial service Saturday, June 22, 11 a.m. St Mary's Catholic Church, Cumberland. Friends received hour prior.