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Root appointed to school funding adequacy committee

Allegany County Board of Education vice-president, Dr. Edward Root, has been selected to serve on the Maryland Association of Boards of... Read Full Story
Posted 25 mins ago

14 year old attacked with sword

The Cumberland Times News reports a Meyersdale boy has been charged in connection with the alleged sword assault of a 14­ year ­old... Read Full Story
Posted 47 mins ago

Mountain Maryland Murray
Cumberland Prepping for 8th Annual Groundhog Day

Cumberland will celebrate Groundhog Day on Monday, February 2, with the highly anticipated emergence of Murray the Groundhog on the City Hall... Read Full Story
Posted 5 hours ago

Cumberland Police Patch
City man served following incident with police


On Monday January 26, 2015, Cumberland City Police served a criminal summons on Megan Geiger, age 24 of Cumberland,... Read Full Story
Posted 9 hours ago

Snow Watch – 01/27/15

There are several delays reported in our loacl area for today. For the complete list of cancellations and delays, visit the Snow Watch tab from... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

New Insight into Canal Place Authority with Analysis Report Surfacing

WCBC News has obtained a copy of a report from the Maryland Department of Legislative Services concerning the Canal Place Preservation &... Read Full Story
Posted 11 hours ago

Maryland House Floor
Hogan’s First Budget Meets Mixed Reviews

The first Larry Hogan budget is meeting with mixed reviews in Annapolis, as many are praising a balanced budget, but others are taking issues with... Read Full Story
Posted 11 hours ago

animal shelter
Legislative Delegation Will Submit Bond Bill for Animal Shelter Facility

The District One Legislative Delegation announced this month that it will submit a bond bill that will help the Allegany County Animal Shelter... Read Full Story
Posted 12 hours ago

Rocky Gap Casino Operator To Merge

Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (LACO) and Sartini Gaming, Inc. (“Golden Gaming”), which owns and operates Golden Gaming, LLC,... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

Allegany County Courthouse II
Fishel Convicted Of Theft

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Allegany County, the Honorable Michael O. Twigg, State’s Attorney, announced on Monday, January... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

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