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Allegany County Newswire

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  1. Grow West receives Medical Cannabis Commission's approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Republican

    ... County," Hinebaugh said about Grow West. "They will start out in Grantsville, but their plan is to shift to Allegany County to an existing building there." The company has leased the 75,000-square-foot former Kelly-Springfield Tire Company facility ...

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  2. Rocky Gap Casino adds $3M to Allegany County coffersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Daily Record

    Slot machine revenues generated by slot machines at Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Flintstone have contributed almost $3 million to a revenue fund that benefits educational efforts and other services in Allegany County. The figure constitutes the largest private donations ever to Allegany County and represents revenue distributed by Rocky Gap since the casino's opening in ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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  3. HART for Animals awarded $43,098 for spay/neuter programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Republican

    The Maryland Department of Agriculture's Spay and Neuter Grant Program is awarding more than $860,000 to 29 different projects, representing 18 counties and the City of Baltimore. Locally, HART for Animals Inc. will receive $43,098 to provide free spay and neuter to 500 pet cats and dogs of low-income residents in Garrett and Allegany counties.

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  4. Help For Western MD As Official Describes Opioid Crisis As RavagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... children and their husbands or significant others," Stewart says. She adds there is a lot of despair around Allegany County as a result of heroin and opioid addiction and overdoses. Stewart says the only regional medical center had to close at least ...

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  5. Register of wills charged with stealing funds from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Daily Record

    A register of wills for a Maryland county has been indicted on charges that she stole more than $4,000 from office accounts. News outlets report that State Prosecutor Emmet C. Davitt said Thursday that Rebecca D. Drew, the register of wills for Allegany County, has been indicted by a grand jury on one count ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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  6. Maryland Register Of Wills Accused Of Stealing Thousands From OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... indicted on charges that she stole more than $4,000 from the office. Rebecca D. Drew, Register of Wills for Allegany County, was indicted on one count each of misconduct in office and misappropriation by a fiduciary, along with two counts of felony ...

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  7. Franchot makes presentations in Garrett CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | The Republican

    ... to the positive effects of this partnership and are thankful for the continued support of our community." In Allegany County, Franchot presented the 2017 Bright Lights Award for Allegany County to Dr. Matthew Allaway, who operates Perineologic with ...

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  8. Developing a Md. pipeline of future tech workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Daily Record

    ... Two of the grants are funding schools in Baltimore, and additional grants will be used to start programs in Allegany County, the Upper Eastern Shore, and Prince George's County. Currently, Dunbar High School is partnering with health care ...

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  9. Man who disappeared from Northwest D.C. months ago found dead in Western MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A District man who managed a hardware store in Petworth and who disappeared after leaving work eight months ago has been found dead in a rural area of Western Maryland, and police say they believe he was killed. Campers found the decomposed body April 21 off Hoop Pole Road, in Little Orleans, in Allegany County.

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  10. Lavar Payton v. State of MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Daily Record

    Criminal law -- Sufficiency of the evidence -- Second degree assault Levar Douglas Payton, appellant, was convicted of second degree assault following a jury trial in the Circuit Court for Allegany County. On appeal, he contends that there was insufficient evidence to support his conviction because the State failed to prove that he acted intentionally or recklessly ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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  11. Safety Improvements, Traffic Relief Coming to MD 51Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... More than 15,600 vehicles use MD 51/Virginia Avenue each day, making it one of the busiest intersections in Allegany County, especially during the afternoon rush hour. SHA is installing a "Michigan Left" turning movement to help alleviate daily ...

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  12. AG: Maryland jails shouldn't hold people on immigration detainersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... read it and comply with the recommendations that he makes." Lt. Dan Lasher is director of operations for the Allegany County Detention Center and president of the Maryland Correctional Administrators Association. He said most local jails do not ...

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  13. Body Found Down Embankment in Allegany CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [...] Body Found Down Embankment in Allegany County Police are investigating after a body was found near a dirt road in Allegany County. Man Wanted in Baltimore Killing Arrested ...

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  14. Dead body found in Allegany CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | ABC2 Maryland

    Around 9:15 p.m. Friday night, C3I and Maryland State Police Homicide investigators were called to the area of Loop Pole Road in Little Orleans for a report of a body found. Maryland State Troopers have confirmed the body belonged to an adult.

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  15. Police investigating inmate homicide in Allegany CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Daily Record

    Maryland police are investigating a homicide at a state prison in Allegany County. Police say the victim has been identified as 30-year-old Michael Hall, who was serving a 29-year sentence for murder at the Washington Correctional Institution.

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  16. Inmate stabbed to death Saturday at state prison in Western MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    A 30-year-old man was stabbed to death by a fellow inmate Saturday afternoon in a recreation area at an Allegany County prison, state police said. Michael Hall was serving 29 years for murder and weapons charges before he was killed at Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland.

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  17. Frostburg student falls from 6th-floor dorm windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Authorities say a Frostburg State University student was seriously injured when he fell from a sixth-floor window of a dormitory. The Allegany County Combined Criminal Investigation Unit said in a statement Tuesday that campus police were alerted Monday night that the student was found behind Westminster Hall.

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  18. Mark Lomax v. Richard Graham, Jr., WardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Daily Record

    Criminal procedure -- Habeas corpus petition -- Sentencing by state for federal offense In this case, Mark Lomax, appellant, appeals from the denial of a petition for habeas corpus he filed in the Circuit Court for Allegany County. On June 22, 2009, Mr. Lomax was sentenced on two robbery charges as to which he had pleaded ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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  19. Hogan signs bill to help close Baltimore schools budget gapRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... without his assistance. The other 10 school districts with declining enrollment are: Carroll County, Allegany County, Garrett County, Somerset County, Harford County, Calvert County, Kent County, Cecil County, Talbot County and Queen Anne's County. ...

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  20. Devin Thomas Robinette v. State of MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Daily Record

    Criminal procedure -- Jury instruction -- Accomplice liability Devin Robinette was convicted by a jury in the Circuit Court for Allegany County of second-degree assault and disorderly conduct. He contends on appeal that the trial court abused its discretion in instructing the jury on accomplice liability because, he says, no evidence presented at trial supported that ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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