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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
No one was injured when a car was hit by a train in Cumberland. According to Cumberland Police on January 17th, 2020 Officers with the Cumberland Police Department were dispatched to the railroad crossing at Baltimore St and Queen City Drive for a report of a vehicle that had been hit by a train. CSX […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 21, 2020, 2:32 pm
Allegany County government officials approved of the plan for consolidation with City of Cumberland and Cumberland Economic Development Commission to form the Allegany Development Corporation. During the regular session meeting of the County Commission last week the commissioners voted in favor of the merger. According to Commission President Jake Shade “People have talked about consolidation […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 21, 2020, 2:31 pm
One person is hospitalized following a crash in Garrett County. According to the Garrett County Sheriff’s Office on January 18th deputies were called out to a two vehicle crash on Bittinger Road. The driver of a 2013 Chevrolet was heading northbound and lost control due to the road conditions then went into the southbound lane […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 21, 2020, 2:30 pm
Two West Virginia residents are arrested on drug charges. According to the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office on 1/19/2020, Deputies assisted by the Allegany County Narcotics Task Force, and the Maryland State Police executed a search and seizure warrant at the Super 8 Motel, Lavale, MD. Deputies were acting on a citizen complaint in reference to […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 21, 2020, 2:28 pm
The Lions Center for Rehabilitation and Extended Care could be moving to the proposed development at Cumberland Chase along McMullen Highway near Rawlings. Board member Ed Crossland says they will continue to service their existing patients at the 101 bed facility and there would be no change until at least 2022. He says the board […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 17, 2020, 4:53 pm
Maryland State Police arrested two people on Wednesday who are charged in connection with burglarizing more than two dozen storage units in Garrett County. The suspects Laura Martin, 35, and Robert Quinn, 42, both of Tunnelton, West Virginia, are  charged with second-degree burglary, fourth-degree burglary, conspiracy to commit second-degree burglary, conspiracy to commit fourth-degree burglary, […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: January 17, 2020, 4:50 pm