Deep Creek Daily Notes Blog February 28

Wednesday, February 28, 2024: The weather today will have widespread showers, with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, and then showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the afternoon. Breezy, with highs in the upper 50s and a low of 19. Temperature falling into the upper 40s in the afternoon. Southwest winds of around 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph, increasing to 50 mph in the afternoon. The chance of rain is near 100%.

The Deep Creek Adventure Bureau organized its third annual winter fat tire bike event series, part of the first annual Highlands Fat Tire Series. Held at Herrington Manor State Park and Garrett State Forest on February 24, 2023, competitors tackled a mix of trails in heavy snowfall. Susan Haywood, Zachary Adams, and Sean Smith emerged victorious in their divisions.

15 Garrett County Government employees participated in the inaugural Community Dunk event, raising $7,827 for Special Olympics Maryland. The event drew new participants countywide, showing solidarity as they plunged into Deep Creek Lake to support friends, family, and colleagues for a noble cause.

A survey reveals that Anne Arundel County Public Schools (MD) ranks as the 40th Most Envied School District in America among parents.

Check out some Wednesday specials from Fox’s Pizza Den in Oakland for its Wedgie Wednesday and Want it Wednesday from Cashmere Clothing!

The Garrett County Board of Education holds a Special Work Session today to discuss the proposed FY2025 operating budget and take action on the Superintendent Contract for SY2025-2028. The meeting will be at the Dennett Road Educational Complex’s Community Room, open to the public, and live-streamed for review.

From 3:00-4:00 PM at Enzo’s Library, come to HART for the Animals’ Reading Buddies program! Bring your young ones to select books, read to our adorable adoptable dogs, and take home your favorite stories.