image description

Welcome to WCBC


image description

News Headlines

Cumberland Police Patch
Arrest Made in Door to Door Solicitation Investigation


On Tuesday February 21, 2017, Cumberland City Police served an Allegany County Circuit Court warrant on Jesse Lease, age 30... Read Full Story
Posted 5 hours ago

CSX Announces 1,000 Layoffs in Management

The CSX Corporation announced more job cuts on Tuesday. At least 1,000 management positions will be cut within the coming weeks. Though most of... Read Full Story
Posted 6 hours ago

Allegany County Board of Education Building
Marchini Comments on Polarized Board of Education

Allegany County Board of Education President Laurie Marchini, appearing on WCBC’s “Dave Norman Show” Tuesday, was quick to... Read Full Story
Posted 8 hours ago

54546 WCBC 40th annniv 2
McCagh Updates Plans for Recreation Center for Developmentally Disabled

A little more than a year since the announcement, Dan and Jody Malamis’ dream of establishing Luke's Place – a recreation center... Read Full Story
Posted 8 hours ago

Miller Willing to Entertain Changes to “Road Kill” Bill; Says Hogan Playing Politics

Maryland Senate President Mike Miller maintains that  he's open to making changes to a transportation scoring law detested by Governor... Read Full Story
Posted 8 hours ago

Cumberland MD Seal
City Terminates Contract with Fracking Company

After hearing from dozens of citizens opposing fracking at recent meetings, the Cumberland Mayor and City Council on Tuesday took a small, but... Read Full Story
Posted 8 hours ago

breaking news
Shooting Incident in Romney

Hampshire County Emergency Management has confirmed that a shooting incident has occured in the Romney area. The victim has been transported with... Read Full Story
Posted 21 hours ago

maryland state house
Maryland Senate Gives Preliminary Approval to two rape investigation bills

The Maryland Senate gave its preliminary approval Tuesday to a pair of bills designed to lift a major barrier to prosecuting rape and to ensure... Read Full Story
Posted 22 hours ago

Downtown cumberland
“Troublemakers” force Union Rescue Mission to temporarily stop serving meals

The Cumberland Times News reports the Union Rescue Mission of Western Maryland, Inc., citing “trouble and fights” has... Read Full Story
Posted 22 hours ago

Ben Cardin
Cardin tours U.S.-Mexico border

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) toured the U.S.-Mexico border yesterday, assessing security... Read Full Story
Posted 22 hours ago

View Mobile Site