Americans should be deeply concerned about our “sick-care” health system. The system is designed to withhold the best medicines, medical devices, and operations until their health deteriorates, and then belatedly, rescue care is offered.
Here we go again. In a story written July 27, 2021, on foxnews.com — so we all know it must be true — titled, “New Jersey town drops case against ‘F— Biden’ sign lady after ACLU intervenes: report,” shows that free speech is protected even though a judge initially ruled otherwise.
It is not surprising when a compound of moral arrogance and political authoritarianism — e.g., the culture of today’s academia — produces intolerance of intellectual diversity and disdain for the law. Nevertheless, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit was star…
I miss photo albums.
The following is part of a series from governors of the states that comprise the 13-state Appalachian Regional Commission footprint as well as the ARC federal co-chair.
It was 31 years ago Monday when then President George H.W. Bush signed the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act into law, which had first been drafted by Republicans and Democrats in the Senate and House in 1988. Of the 665 enacted laws by the 101st United States Congress, the ADA is one…
It’s 2021 yet there are counties in West Virginia where sewage is not collected by a municipal water and sewer system, but flows into nearby creeks and streams.
Western Maryland and the Potomac Highlands had hot, humid weather contrasted with a few pleasantly cool days in July. Besides the sound of chirping crickets, will the final month of meteorological summer dish out pleasant mountain temperatures and refreshing showers or will Mother Nature pre…
In the Book of Matthew, Jesus is asked: “Master, which is the great commandment in the law?” He answers: “Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.” But the second admonition, Jesus adds, “is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbor …
DEAR DR. FOX: Back around 1970, I was working with Ralston Purina as a communications consultant. If I remember correctly, we interviewed you, and you shared a theory about visualization as a way for a pet owner to communicate with her/his dog. Does this sound right? I want to share your ide…
This Week's Circulars
MOUNT SAVAGE — James Robert "Bob" Carder, 90, of Mount Savage, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, at his home. Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland, is handling arrangements. www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com.
CRESAPTOWN — Walker Edmund Huff, 67, passed Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. Visitation Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., Cresaptown, Monday, Aug. 9, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral follows at 1 p.m. Interment Maryland State Veteran's Cemetery, Rocky Gap.
- Just like old times: State title game a Garrett Co. reunion
- Local nursing homes on 'bottom' list for employee COVID-19 vaccinations
- Snowy winter season predicted by Hagerstown Town and Country Almanack
- School board to discuss COVID-19, employee use of social media
- PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fire destroys Westernport Redman Club
- CSX locomotive shop fire quickly doused by Cumberland firefighters
- Somerset County woman dies after being hit by car in Myrtle Beach
- Cumberland man allegedly threatens North End residents with handgun
- Rock N Ribs: Saturday concert benefits food bank
- Keyser woman sentenced on federal drug distribution charge