CUMBERLAND — It was supposed to be the culmination of a high school basketball career.
Frankfort led the area with three players named to the West Virginia All-State teams that were selected by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association earlier this week.
OAKLAND — No one knew it at the time, but when the Southern Rams watched the final seconds tick off of their 72-28 trouncing of National Academy Foundation, the team began celebrating its West Region championship and what they thought was another trip to the state tournament.
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — After a thorough review of public health recommendations regarding gatherings, decisions by states and municipalities, member campus decisions affecting student-athletes and in consideration of the NCAA’s decision to cancel all spring 2020 championships, the Mountain East…
By a close vote, with some 500 union members not participating, NFL players approved a new labor agreement with the league. It features a 17-game regular season, higher salaries, increased roster sizes and larger pensions for current and former players.
My dad was always harder on me than my teammates coaching my Little League teams.
SILVER SPRING — Former Allegany Football Star Wes Abrams received Hall of Fame Award from John F. Kennedy High School in Montgomery County.
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. — It will soon be time for Abby Beeman to clear out some space in her trophy cabinet, or buy a new one altogether. The freshman Shepherd guard and four-year star at Frankfort High School capped off her first collegiate season the same way she capped off so many prior basketba…
CUMBERLAND — Less than 24 hours after the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association announced that this weekend’s boys and girls high school basketball state tournaments would be played behind closed doors, the MPSSAA announced Thursday afternoon that both state tournaments woul…
This Week's Circulars
BALTIMORE - Sarah Avirett Hoover, 76, of Baltimore, formerly of Cumberland, died Tuesday, March 24. Mrs. Hoover was born and raised in Cumberland and was a 1962 graduate of Allegany High School. She was the daughter of the late James and Sarah (Sharp) Avirett. Mrs. Hoover graduated from the …
CUMBERLAND - Sandra Kay "Sandy" Chirdon, age 69, of Cumberland, died on March 26, 2020. Born in Frostburg, on March 8, 1951, she was the beloved daughter of the late Myrle W. Layton and Lois E. Myers Layton. Sandra grew up in the Finzel area and graduated from Beall High School in Frostburg …
SEBRING, Fla. - George T. McDowell Jr. passed Sunday, March 15, 2020. Survivors: Wife, Kathy Enlow McDowell, and children, Elaine Roberts, Joseph McDowell. Preceded in death by parents, George and Reba (Arthur) McDowell; son, Tom McDowell.
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