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Cumberland Man Arrested for Burglary and Theft
CUMBERLAND, MD - According to a press release issued by the Cumberland Police Department on Sunday, February 25, 2024, in a significant development, Cumberland City Police announced the arrest of Jordan Marshall Shook, 37, of Cumberland, MD, in connection with a burglary, theft, and destruction of property incident that transpired on February 12, 2024.
Today the gas price is close to $3.65 in Bedford as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Childline tip leads to meth lab in Bedford County home, police report
BEDFORD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A Childline tip led police to an Everett home where they said they found a make-shift meth lab in the attic. Kimberly Betty Golembeski, 43, was charged with operating a meth lab, manufacturing meth, risking catastrophe, child endangerment and lesser charges after CYS and Everett Police acted on a Childline […]
34th Annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting Winners Announced
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — The 34th annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting is in the books. Our own Danielle Hedges of Cool 92.9 was among the judges. 1st – Eldorado Natural Spring Water, Eldorado Springs, CO. 2nd – Piney Plains Natural Spring Water, Little Orleans, MD. 3rd...
Everett skates past Meyersdale with ease
It can be hard to translate regular season success to the playoffs, but the Everett Warriors had no problem doing just that on Friday. They claimed a resounding 64-33 victory over the Red Raiders at home. Everett's offense stepped up their game for this one, as that was the most points they've scored all season.
Cumberland Protest By Purported "Hate Group"
Police in Cumberland say that a white supremacist group held at least three different gatherings on Saturday, one of which was at the public library. Authorities say those involved were members of The People's Initiative of New England, which is listed by the Anti-Defamation League as a hate group. PINE...
Somerset County basket raffle to benefit EMS, donations needed
SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Conemaugh Township Emergency Medical Services needs your help to have a successful basket party on Saturday, March 2. Coordinators for the event said that they need more than 75 baskets to reach their goal. “A lot of people don’t understand the work that goes into an event, especially what […]
Hidden Valley Mountain Resort wants to transfer injury suit to Somerset County court
PITTSBURGH – On the grounds of improper venue, Hidden Valley Mountain Resort has objected to litigation from the parents of a young man injured at its resort, when he dropped to the ground to escape a non-functioning chairlift. Ricardo Sosa and Kristin Sosa (as parents and natural guardians of...
Tree tapping officially kicks off maple season in Somerset County
FAIRHOPE ― Tree tapping at Hillegas Sugar Camp on Saturday afternoon kicked off the official start of the maple season with a big crowd of maple producers, dignitaries, princesses and many other attendees. Pennsylvania Maple Queen LXXVI Laura Boyce and 2023 Maple King Cody Lynch tapped a maple tree...
Loysburg, February 28 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Southern Fulton High School basketball team will have a game with Northern Bedford County High School on February 28, 2024, 17:55:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Bedford County students fight for school renovation project
BEDFORD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — According to Bedford County students they deserve to have an opinion about the conditions they learn in. Over 100 students and parents attended a recent school board meeting hosted by the Bedford Area School District to voice their concerns about the state of the high school. The school board has […]
Scammer posing as ‘Geek Squad’ took thousands from Somerset County woman
SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A Somerset County woman is out thousands of dollars after being scammed by who she thought was Best Buy’s Geek Squad, troopers reported. The 59-year-old Boswell woman told troopers she received an email from what she thought was Geek Squad tech support on Friday afternoon, Feb. 23. From there, she […]
Bedford County program discusses AI and a changing workforce
A program in Bedford County Thursday afternoon featured artificial intelligence and changing workforce demographics. The program talked about how the population of the Southern Alleghenies region is projected to decline by over 30% by 2060, meaning there will be less workers because of the declining population. Bradley Burger, president and...
Community embraces new owners at Olde Bedford Brewery
Community leaders in Bedford County gathered Friday morning at the Olde Bedford Brewery for its official ribbon cutting under new ownership. Joe Black worked with the brewery for several years before the original owners—Joe and Mary Heller—retired. With the help of his girlfriend Stephanie Caldwell, who runs the...
Update on Somerset Humane Society as it looks to raise money
In December officials with the Humane Society of Somerset County said they were over capacity and could no longer take in animals. “We're doing a little bit better,” volunteer board member for the humane society Jennifer Matassa said. She said the shelter can hold 32 dogs and between 30...
Progress 2024: JARI is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2024
SOMERSET ― JARI is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2024. The Johnstown Area Regional Industries (JARI), a nonprofit economic development organization that has been a devoted partner of the business community in Cambria and Somerset counties, was launched in 1974. No matter what business you are in, JARI can...
Progress 2024: Check out who are the top Somerset County employers
SOMERSET — Top employers coming into 2024 include healthcare, manufacturing, mining and retail, according to the state Department of Labor & Industry. While government entities topped the list and held many of the top 50 employer spots in Somerset County since 2023, state government and a tourism-related business (VR US Holdings) are the top...
Nathan Wade visited Fani Willis's neighborhood 35 times before hiring, court docs show
ATLANTA (TND) — Cell phone records suggest Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis's relationship with special prosecutor Nathan Wade may have begun earlier than she recently claimed under oath, according to court documents obtained by The National Desk (TND). Willis, while testifying in a case to potentially remove her...
🚧 Ongoing Canopy Clearing Operations in West Virginia District 5
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Highways District 5 teams are actively engaging in canopy clearing efforts within the district's seven counties. The operations are part of routine maintenance to ensure safer travel and visibility on the roadways. Among the affected locations, crews are currently working along WV 93 in Grant County, CR 55 in Hardy County, and River Road in Morgan County. These activities are a part of the continuous efforts by the WVDOH to maintain and improve the conditions of the state's transportation routes. The department's recent updates have highlighted the progress in canopy clearing, showcasing the tangible results of their ongoing work. Local motorists are advised to exercise caution when traversing these areas and to be mindful of workers present on the road.