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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, […]
MEYERSDALE, PA
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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.
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More To The Story with Staley: Making Knives

FLINTSTONE, Georgia (WDEF) – “I figured out I’m good at this. Or I can BE good at it.”. He’s good at it all right! History indicates such! For Michael Prater is really good at making knives. Specifically, making knife handles. With uniqueness and creativity. Prater started...
FLINTSTONE, MD
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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...
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Elk Garden dedicates 'passageway' to beloved pastor

ELK GARDEN, W.Va. (WV News) — “A follower of Christ who carried the joy of the Lord with a beautiful smile” was how Elk Garden residents described late pastor Rev. Don Marple. A community pastor while he served at the Assembly of God Church, Marple was known...
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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...
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New Creek to host annual carnival July 14-16

NEW CREEK, W.Va. (WV News) — Carnival time is coming to New Creek. The New Creek Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual community carnival Thursday through Saturday, July 14-16, at the grounds next to the fire hall. Gates will open at 6 p.m. and close at 10 p.m....
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Community Trust grant will fund Maryland Symphony program

CUMBERLAND, Md. (WV News) — The Community Trust Foundation (CTF), through the Iris & Peter Halmos Community Fund, has awarded a grant to Frostburg State University Cultural Events Series (CES) to sponsor the Maryland Symphony Orchestra’s presentation of masterworks from Mozart, Stravinsky, and von Weber. The performance is...
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SOLE program gives kids hands-on experiences for summer

FORT ASHBY, W.Va. (WV News) — The summer SOLE program has returned for its second year to the Frankfort District of Mineral County. Charles Shockney is once again site coordinator and is looking to have some fun with the kids this summer. “”It is a good program that allows...
MINERAL COUNTY, WV
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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...
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Sportsmen to hold second 'Handgun Day'

FROSTBURG, Md. (WV News) — The Big Savage Sportsmen’s Club is hosting its second of three “Handgun Days” this summer at the Frostburg Rifle/Pistol Range on Saturday, July 16. The event is free and open to the public, and is designed for those citizens who are...
FROSTBURG, MD

Student achievements for June 30

Austin Travis Glessner, the 18-year-old son of Travis and Jeannea Glessner, was selected as the Berlin Lions Club’s Male Student of the Semester for the second semester of the 2021-22 school year. Prior to graduating from Berlin Brothersvalley High School, he was the president of the Class of 2022, president of the National Honor Society, and president of the band. He was a member of the jazz and concert band and served as an audio-visual technician for the school musicals and for the Northridge Baptist Church. Glessner plans to attend Frostburg University and pursue a degree in computer science.
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Paddle Diva Moves to a New Location in Springs

The iconic Paddle Diva brand is a success story centered around its founder, Gina Bradley. She is a total burst of the best kind of energy. As a mother of two, she has spent the last 22 years in the same home in Springs. She is very proud of the fact that she established Paddle Diva 10 years ago, calling it, “the very first stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) on Three Mile Harbor” in Springs.
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Edwards, Beitzel honored at Lincoln Reagan Day Dinner

McHENRY — Special recognition was given to Sen. George Edwards and Del. Wendell Beitzel at the 50th annual Lincoln Reagan Day Dinner at the Wisp Resort on June 23. Both men are retiring from their legislative careers at the end of the current session. Edwards served as delegate from 1982 to 2006 and has been a senator since 2006. Beitzel has served as a delegate since 2006.
MCHENRY, MD
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