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According to a press release from Allegany County Department of Emergency Services a local man beat the odds after going into sudden cardiac arrest on the evening of January 14, 2020 in the Mt. Ridge High School gymnasium. The quick actions of three Western Maryland Health System employees, bystanders and school staff who immediately began […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 23, 2020, 2:40 pm
According to Maryland State Police officers arrested a man following a brief pursuit yesterday in Garrett County. The suspect, Fabio Javier Gonzalez Guedes, 32, of Westernport, Maryland, is charged with fleeing and eluding police and related traffic violations. He was taken to the Maryland State Police McHenry Barrack for processing. According to a preliminary investigation, […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 23, 2020, 2:38 pm
According to a press release from Western Maryland Health System, WMHS has been operating Hunt Club Urgent Care for the last 28 years. The Hunt Club Urgent Care was established 33 years ago by former Memorial Hospital Emergency Department physicians, Dr. Nick Casto and Dr. John Stansbury. Memorial Hospital purchased Hunt Club Urgent Care in […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 23, 2020, 2:37 pm
Goodbye, old friend … We’ll miss youMIKE BURKEAllegany Radio Corporation SportsAs a kid growing up in Cumberland, Maryland during The Wonder Years, likely the most anticipated weekend of your life came every March when the Alhambra Catholic Invitational Tournament was played at Allegany High School.You somehow convinced your parents to allow you to leave school […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 22, 2020, 5:09 pm
Focusing on a regional identity is one of the recommendations released in a new study from three West Virginia University Centers. The study which took a year and a half of research was released Friday at Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College. One of the authors of the study Eric Bowen discusses some of […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 22, 2020, 5:07 pm
Cumberland native and Detroit Lions running back Ty Johnson received the Honorary Deputy award from the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Craig Robertson says Johnson is a role model to children throughout the region on and off the field. Johnson says he is thankful for the award and he realizes how important it is to […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 22, 2020, 4:58 pm
Cumberland native and actor 62 year old Eddie Deezen is recovering from open heart surgery. Deezen underwent surgery on January 6th at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. According to Eddie Deezen Fan Club President Uncle Leo “The procedure was successful, but he has had a couple of setbacks due to complications. Even though he […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 22, 2020, 3:17 pm
Cumberland Police are investigating a breaking and entering. According to CPD officials on January 21st 2020, officers of the Cumberland Police Department responded to La Bella Vita on Baltimore Street for a breaking and entering that occurred early in the morning. When officers arrived, they learned that an unknown suspect or suspects had broken the […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 22, 2020, 3:14 pm
Even after 50 years, Chiefs’ Super Bowl legacy storiedMIKE BURKEAllegany Radio Corporation Sports The last time the Kansas City Chiefs played in the Super Bowl, they did so as the final champion of the American Football League and, as the New York Jets had done the year before, they defeated a team from the National […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 21, 2020, 2:40 pm
An investigation is underway after a correctional officer was stabbed at the North Branch Correctional Institution over the weekend. According to officials with the MD Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services a correctional officer was physically assaulted by an inmate on Sunday, January 19, 2020, at North Branch Correctional Institution.  Following a non-contact visit, the […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 21, 2020, 2:35 pm