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Homicide victim's mother tells Mt. Pleasant man: 'No more drugs'

Cathy Clawson had a simple message for the man who pleaded guilty Friday to causing her daughter’s death in 2020. “Just come out a better man. No more drugs,” Clawson told Robert Seth Barnhart after he was sentenced to serve 3-6 years in prison for his role in the crash that killed his longtime girlfriend, 44-year-old Susan Clawson of Uniontown.
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Pa. Rep. Matt Dowling will remove name from November ballot following crash and DUI charges

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (KDKA) -- State Rep. Matt Dowling of Uniontown will no longer seek reelection to the state House of Representatives after DUI charges were filed against him earlier this month.In a post to his Facebook page on Friday afternoon, Dowling said he is removing his name from the ballot for the November General Election."My recent auto accident and subsequent treatment that I voluntarily sought drove me to deeply reflect on my life and make some hard decisions. One of those was to leave my seat in the state House of Representatives so that I can better spend time focusing...
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Reading v. Somerset, 07.01.22

Reading bounces back and moves within one victory of a series win over Somerset. The Fightins score four runs in the sixth en route to a 7-5 win over the Patriots.

4 men charged for organized home burglary in Meyersdale

SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A group of men from Somerset County have been charged for an alleged home burglary that was planned and executed on June 13. The burglary happened at the 300 block of Olinger Street in Meyersdale Borough around 3:45 a.m., according to charges filed. The alleged burglars include 19-year-old Tylor Ritchey, […]

Uniontown state Rep. Matt Dowling charged with DUI

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (KDKA) - State Rep. Matt Dowling of Uniontown is facing DUI charges after a crash earlier this month.Dowling said he was involved in a head-on crash on June 4. According to court paperwork filed Thursday, he's been charged with DUI, careless driving, driving an unregistered vehicle and following too closely. In a statement after the crash, Dowling said he's been dealing with physical and mental trauma since a medical issue caused a serious crash last fall, leading to "life changing" injuries. He said he entered treatment to "address any possible alcohol issues" and no one else was injured in the crash this month. Dowling represents the 51st Legislative District, which covers parts of Fayette and Somerset counties. 

Yonderville music festival kicks off Thursday in Masontown

MASONTOWN, W.V.a — Electronic dance music festival Yonderville begins Thursday night in Masontown at Marvin’s Mountaintop, kicking off a weekend of musical talent. The festival will feature over 100 different musical acts, as well as a variety of artists, vendors, and food trucks. A full list of the musicians in attendance can be found here. […]

The Story Never Ends: Kim Clapper, a testament to community service

Meyersdale has lost one of its kindest souls. And, while Kim Clapper, who died June 22 at her home in Arizona, hasn't been back to her hometown of Meyersdale for awhile, she stayed connected to family and friends and her beloved service organizations here. She and her husband, Woody Miller, moved to Meyersdale in 2008 from Colorado into a historic home once owned by her grandfather, Carl Clapper, along 11th Avenue and she soon became known for her community service and gracious smile.

Mineral County 8-9-10 All-Stars state tournament bound

KEYSER, W.Va. (WV News) — Building on a rich tradition of Mineral County and previously Bi-State Little League success, this year’s Mineral County All-Stars 8-9-10 squad is back in the thick of things. With their 17-4 victory over Jefferson last Thursday at Hedgesville, Mineral County now advances to...

Constance Ehrlich

OAKLAND — Constance Maxine Fowler Ehrlich, 97, widow of Rev. Charles Norman Ehrlich, passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2022. Born Sept. 17, 1924, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Constance Whitlock Fowler. She served as a stenographer to the U.S. Army during World War...

Ronnenberg promoted to WEPCO branch manager

Keyser – WEPCO Federal Credit Union has announced the promotion of Jessica Ronnenberg to Keyser Branch Manager. Ronnenberg has been an employee serving the members of WEPCO since May 2013. To celebrate the promotion, WEPCO will be holding a meet-and-greet all day at the Keyser branch located at 459...

West Virginia brewery releases Babydog-inspired IPA

TERRA ALTA, W.Va. – A Preston County brewery has introduced a new IPA inspired by West Virginia’s favorite Bulldog, Babydog. Veteran-owned High Ground Brewing in Terra Alta announced the new craft beer Thursday on its Facebook page. “Alright alright, we just can’t hold it in anymore…Baby Doge is our newest Session IPA,” said the post. […]

Athletic Director: 'It takes a village' for Keyser High athletics

KEYSER, W.Va. (WV News) — The summer months of June and July are, for obvious reasons, considered to be the quiet months for high school athletics in the Mountain State. That is, of course, with the exception of a smattering of off-season practices and conditioning allowed. It’s in these...