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Pet lovers come together to help fund an animal shelter in one of Maryland’s poorest cities

On a sunny morning in late April, longtime animal advocate Mindy Farber and her husband, John Camp, are hitting the road in their white Dodge Ram pickup, its bed crammed full of donated pet food and products that fellow animal lovers had left on the front porch of their Potomac home. Nicky, a 9-year-old dachshund mix, and Lulu, a black mixed breed, bounce around in the back seat of the truck’s cabin.
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Colton Jones approved as new Keyser (West Virginia) softball coach

KEYSER, W.Va. (WV News) — The Keyser High School softball program just graduated one of the most successful senior classes in program history. In addition, the program saw the end of coach Chris Shoemaker’s tenure at the helm as well. Shoemaker’s successor has now been named and approved, and it’s none other than former assistant Colton Jones.

Joanna Yoder

SPRINGS, Pa. — Joanna Elaine Yoder, 87, of Springs, Pa., died Thursday, June 23, 2022, at Goodwill Mennonite Home, Grantsville. Born Aug. 9, 1934, in Lancaster, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Abram P. and Eva D. (Grimm) Landis. She was also preceded in death by three...

Alert Issued For Missing Teen In Maryland

Law enforcement agencies are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to locate a teen who has been missing for more than a week in Maryland. In Allegany County, the Cumberland Police Department issued an alert for 14-year-old Takota Rayne Stephens, who has not been seen since Thursday, June 16.

Monday June 27

The weather today will be partly sunny with scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms in the morning. It will then be sunny in the afternoon with highs around 70 and a low of 49. Northwest winds of around 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. The chance of rain is 50%.

Frankfort's Clark brothers enjoy Rugby together

SHORT GAP, W.Va. (WV News) — Frankfort grads and brothers Cullen and Jake Clark enjoyed robust playing careers in a variety of sports throughout school. Six years apart, however, while extremely supportive of each other in all their endeavors, the two never got the opportunity to play on the same team at the same time. All that changed this past weekend, however, and it was rugby that made it possible.

Keyser, Romney co-host Coldwell Banker Soccer Classic (West Virginia)

ROMNEY, W.Va. (WV News) - It’s blossomed into a summer tradition, the boys’ soccer programs of Keyser and Hampshire High Schools co-hosting the annual Coldwell Banker Classic in June of each year. This year was no different, with Hampshire hosting the tourney on the turf at Sunrise Summit this past Saturday.
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Cumberland Police Make Saturday Arrests

On Saturday, June 25, 2022, the Cumberland Police Department served an arrest warrant on Sara Boschi. The warrant was issued as a result of an incident that occurred on this date at approximately 7:48 AM. Officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of Baltimore Avenue for a disturbance. Police contacted the residents and learned that Sara Boschi had allegedly assaulted one of the subjects at the house. Officers observed that the victim had sustained injuries. After further investigation, Boschi was taken for an evaluation. The investigating officer filed for charges against Boschi at District Court and an arrest warrant was issued. Boschi was later arrested on the warrant and transported to Central Booking. She was later seen by a District Court Commissioner and remanded to the Allegany County Detention Center without bond.

Bedford business hosts meal packaging event for charity during its retreat

BEDFORD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A financial firm took action Friday afternoon by hosting a food packaging event in partnership with a non-profit organization at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort. Edward Jones hosted the event with international organization Rise Against Hunger. The firm’s regional employees volunteered with their spouses and children to package over 10,000 […]

Sign-ups underway now for Lisa Wade 5K Run

WESTERNPORT, Md. (WV News) - The Georges Creek Soccer Club will sponsor its 20th annual Lisa Wade 5K Run and 1.5 mile Fun Run / Walk Saturday, July 9, at 8:30 a.m. in Westernport, Maryland. Proceeds from the race benefit the Lisa Wade Scholarship that is awarded to student athletes...
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Colleagues at WVU-P discuss Gilmer’s influence over school

PARKERSBURG — As President Chris Gilmer prepares to leave West Virginia University at Parkersburg, the leadership at the university and others reflect on the impact he had and the impact they had on him. Gilmer’s official last day at WVU-P will be June 30. He is moving on to...