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Windmill request delayed

The Allegany County Board of Zoning Appeals was set to vote on a special exception... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

U.S. Department of Education Launches Second Chance Pell Pilot Program for Incarcerated Individuals

As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to create a fairer, more effective criminal justice system, reduce recidivism, and combat... Read Full Story
Posted 13 hours ago

State awarded federal drug treatment grant

A federal grant of $815,745 per year for three years awarded to the Maryland... Read Full Story
Posted 14 hours ago

WV AG Announces Antitrust Agreement

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today announced his Office’s Antitrust Division has reached an agreement with Cabell Huntington Hospital,... Read Full Story
Posted 14 hours ago

School System Holds 2015 Summer Commencement Exercise

On Wednesday, July 29, five Allegany County Public School students and members of the graduating Class of 2015 received their Maryland high... Read Full Story
Posted 15 hours ago

Cumberland man convicted of assault and reckless endangerment

Allegany County  State's Attorney Mike Twigg announced Friday that Brian Johnson, 50, of Cumberland, was convicted of second degree... Read Full Story
Posted 15 hours ago

Cumberland Police Patch
Domestic assault, breaking and entering arrests made

July 30th,... Read Full Story
Posted 19 hours ago

Franchot still leary of gambling operations

Although Maryland’s gaming industry is generating millions and millions of dollars – Comptroller Peter Franchot tells WCBC News that... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

Jason Buckel
Buckel Comments on Need for Additional Allegany Funding

With a shortfall estimated at about $5 million for the proposed new Allegany High School- the county commissioners, board of education and the... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

Allegany County Seal
Commissioners Propose Changes to Property Tax Credits

No one spoke in favor of, or in opposition to proposed changes in the tax credit available for homeowners facing increased property tax... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

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