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Three facing charges in attempted robbery, assault of West Virginia man

BEDFORD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Three men are facing charges after they were accused of assaulting a West Virginia man they tried to rob at a party. Tyler Bumgardner, 18 of Everett, Jadin Zinn, 18 of Clearville and Xavier Barger, 19 of Rawlings, Maryland are charged with attempted robbery, aggravated assault, simple assault, harassment and […]
RAWLINGS, MD
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Tunnelton hosts first Glory Days

TUNNELTON — The organizers of Tunnelton’s first Glory Days Festival are pleased with how it went and are thinking ahead to future events. Dave Biggins, president of Up With Tunnelton, which organized the Aug. 6 event, said the group plans to hold Glory Days next year and is already thinking ahead to other happenings. More than 20 vendors came for Saturday’s gathering, and the parade had 40 entries, including everyone from local organizations and businesses to Elvis.
TUNNELTON, WV
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Tunnelton Depot

TUNNELTON — It was a train tunnel that gave one Preston County town its name. Tunnelton was named for its location at the eastern end of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad tunnel, otherwise known as the Kingwood Tunnel, or Mammoth Tunnel, that was built in 1854 at Cassady’s Summit. At that time it was the longest tunnel in the world.
TUNNELTON, WV
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Voter registration deadlines creeping up

KINGWOOD — November 8 is fast approaching, and if you want to change your political party or register to vote for the first time you must do so by Oct. 18. Early voting at the Election Center will take place Oct. 26 through Nov. 5.
KINGWOOD, WV
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Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Vienna and Parsons

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Bonnie’s Bus mobile mammography unit will visit Wood and Tucker counties offering three-dimensional (3D) digital screening mammograms and breast care education to women. Bonnie's Bus. A service of WVU Medicine-WVU Hospitals and the WVU Cancer Institute, Bonnie’s Bus will be at:
PARSONS, WV
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Bikepacking: Workshop Wednesday

I can’t think of anyone more qualified to teach us about bikepacking than A.J. DeLauder. After all, A.J. did complete the Tour Divide earlier this summer!!! A bikepacking race starting in the Canadian Rockies and going for 2,700 miles through extreme weather conditions to the U.S. border with Mexico.
GARRETT COUNTY, MD
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James Larew

James “Jim” Edward Larew Sr., 78, of Newburg, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on July 16, 1944, in Newburg, son of the late Ronald “Pete” Ray and Virginia Mae “Adams” Larew.
NEWBURG, WV
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Crash claims life of Lonaconing man

BLOOMINGTON — The Garrett County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a motor vehicle collision that claimed the life of an Allegany County resident in the early morning hours of Aug. 6. According to a press release, initial investigation revealed that the vehicle was traveling eastbound on Maryland Highway near...
BLOOMINGTON, MD
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Donald Clark

ALBRIGHT — Donald C. Clark, 90, of Albright, (Beech Run community), passed away Friday, Aug. 5, 2022, with his family by his side at Mon Health Preston Memorial Hospital, Kingwood. A son of the late Cecil H. and Dortha Summers Clark, he was born Sept. 18, 1931, in Albright...
ALBRIGHT, WV
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4 Southern States cooperatives in West Virginia, Maryland & Virginia merge into new organization: Freedom Ag & Energy Cooperative

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (WV News) — Four Southern States cooperatives in Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia will merge into an all-new organization, Freedom Ag & Energy Cooperative, effective Jan. 1. The members of the cooperatives in Winchester, Virginia, Oakland, Maryland, Buckhannon and Petersburg all formally approved the merger in votes...
WINCHESTER, VA
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County seizes 36 dogs, cites owner

KINGWOOD — Preston County officials have charged an Albright woman with failing to obtain a county breeding license and seized 36 dogs from her. Bond was set at $1,000 Friday, Aug. 5, for Rachel Lynn Marstiller, 46. Marstiller has requested a hearing on the seizure, which is set for this week.
PRESTON COUNTY, WV
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Two arrested following Friendsville stop

FRIENDSVILLE — Two people were arrested following a traffic stop in Friendsville on Aug. 7. According to a police report, Tfc. Hook from the McHenry Barrack stopped a 2010 Saturn Vue passenger vehicle around 3 p.m. for the driver not being restrained by a seatbelt.
FRIENDSVILLE, MD
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GOLDIE M. BERG

Goldie Marie (Burgess) “Granny” Berg, 91, of Maysville, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022, at E.A. Hawse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Baker, W.Va. Born Jan. 12, 1931, in Falls, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Charles Roosevelt Burgess and Ethel Christine (Mongold) Burgess. In addition...
MAYSVILLE, WV
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