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Allegany County Public Schools recently received a charitable donation from Northrop Grumman for $8,500 to assist the Girls Who Code and Robotics programs. The funding will be used to purchase up-to-date Lego Spike kits for use in classrooms in grades K-5. The kits will introduce students to coding, programming, and designing robots. The remaining funds will […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 15, 2021, 3:18 pm
A Garrett County man is arrested on drug charges. According to the Garrett County Sheriff’s Narcotics Division on Wednesday Oct 13th at about 7pm members of the Narcotics Division along with the Patrol Division and a Crime Scene Investigator executed a search and seizure warrant at a home on K Street in Mountain Lake Park. […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 15, 2021, 3:16 pm
A Grant County man admits to drug charge. According to United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, 44 year old William Glenn Vance, of Petersburg, West Virginia, pleaded guilty to one count of “Distribution of Buprenorphine – Aiding and Abetting.” Vance admitted to selling buprenorphine in September 2019 in Grant County. Vance faces up to […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 15, 2021, 3:16 pm
A Hampshire County woman admits to her role in drug trafficking operation. According to  United States Attorney William J Ihlenfeld, II, 42 year old  Jennifer Ann Howell, of Three Churches, West Virginia also known as “Jennifer Jellerson,” pleaded guilty to one count of “Distribution of Methamphetamine – Aiding and Abetting.” Howell admitted to selling methamphetamine […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 15, 2021, 3:14 pm
Two recent house fires in Wiley Ford, Mineral County, have been declared as arsons by West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s Office investigators. The fires, the first on Sept 14th at 126 Stately Street at approximately 2:39 am. The second on Oct 10th at 322 City View Avenue at approximately 1:07 am. Both houses were vacant […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 15, 2021, 3:14 pm
The latest COVID-19 statistics for Garrett County continue to show the county with the worst positivity percentage and 7-day moving average case rate per 100,000 in the state. Like other jurisdictions where COVID-19 vaccination rates are low, Garrett County has seen a sharp increase in the rate of COVID-19 infections over the past few months. […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 15, 2021, 3:10 pm
Beginning today new COVID-19 quarantining guidelines will take effect for Allegany County Public Schools. Superintendent Jeff Blank at last night’s Board of Education meeting Allegany County Health Department Health Officer Jenelle Mayer provided the new guidelines. If an individual is a close contact of a positive COVID-19 case they will now only have to quarantine […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 13, 2021, 3:01 pm
According to a press release from the Hagerstown City Fire Marshal’s Office the Thursday night fire at 1036-G Noland Drive, Court #5 has been deemed responsible for the deaths of two of the four occupants of the unit.  Despite fast response and the Hagerstown Fire Department’s intimate knowledge of the building layout, the fire—which according […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 13, 2021, 12:59 pm
Four people face charges of abusing a vulnerable adult and animal cruelty. According to the Garrett County Sheriff’s Office during the month of September, Deputies  and Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Division, began an investigation at a residence located along Railroad Street, in Jennings, relating to Animal Neglect and Vulnerable Adult Abuse. On October 1, […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 13, 2021, 12:58 pm
The West Virginia Division of Highways advises motorists of upcoming delays on US 220 in Hardy County beginning this week, through Tuesday, October 19, 2021. The delays will be between the hours of 7 AM to 7 PM each day. The work zone will be between Southerly Drive (CR 220/14) and Rig Road (CR 10). […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: October 13, 2021, 12:54 pm