Jade Kenny has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete in September for the crown of Miss America.
Allegany County authorities say damage from a recent storm has closed a private toll bridge over the Potomac River between the western Maryland community of Oldtown and Green Spring, W.Va.
Fifteen students at Mountain Ridge High School participated in the creation of a documentary video on sports in western Allegany County, particularly the Georges Creek area, that features interviews with former Pittsburgh Pirates slugger Bob Robertson, Bob Kirk and a great-niece of baseball Hall of Famer Robert “Lefty” Grove.
A doctor convicted of raping a Florida woman at gunpoint in 1986 had his medical license in Maryland suspended Thursday after two women patients complained he molested them at a walk-in clinic this year.
The Maryland Department of Planning is renewing its objection to a proposed housing development in rural Allegany County that led to a landmark state Court of Appeals ruling in 2008.
Home opening day for the Baltimore Orioles is Lefty Grove Day in Allegany County.
The Chesapeake and Ohio National Historical Park is looking for retired school teachers in Allegany County.
Maryland health officials say there has been another death caused by cold weather in the past week, this time in Allegany County.
Allegany County wants to put casino revenue to work, sending local residents to college.
The Allegany County Board of Education has reached agreement with several law enforcement agencies to staff school.
The Allegany County Sheriff’s Department says a camper at the fairgrounds in Cresaptown has died of carbon monoxide poisoning.
Maryland’s Department of the Environment is seeking public comment on proposed “best practices” for natural gas drilling in western Maryland.