2018 Garrett County Job Fair – Employer Registration Now Open!

Garrett College invites area businesses to participate in the upcoming 2018 Garrett County Job Fair slated for Wednesday, April 25, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Garrett College Gymnasium. The Garrett County Job Fair has been bringing employment opportunities together...

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Showcases World-Class Golf Academy

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort – the acclaimed luxury resort in the Laurel Highlands of southwestern Pennsylvania – features an array of exceptional instruction programs and expert club-fitting for the 2018 golf season. The state-of-the-art Nemacolin Golf Academy offers...

GC’s Sport Management program receives final approval

Garrett College has received final state approval for a new Sport Management degree program designed to make graduates employment-ready. “As a four-season resort region, Garrett County offers a wide variety of employers who will value GC graduates with a degree in...

Hill Named Garrett College Head Golf Coach

Max Hill has been named the Head Golf Coach for the 2018 season. The team's first match will be on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the College of Southern Maryland. Max has been playing golf for 38 years. Before coming to Garrett College he served as the Director of Golf...

Garrett College names Yuan Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Qing Yuan hopes to leverage technology to increase the value of a Garrett College education and build stronger partnerships in her new role as the college’s chief academic officer. “What most impresses me about Dr. Yuan is that she combines exciting,...

Friendsville Water System

On Wednesday, February 7, 2018 the Garrett County Department of Public Works – Utilities Division issued a Conserve Water Notice for the Town of Friendsville water system. This Notice was issued when what appeared to be fuel oil was observed in the Youghiogheny River....

GOLD MEDAL WEEKENDS AT WISP RESORT

Themed Weekends Created Around the 2018 Winter Olympics Every four years the Winter Olympics return to the world bringing with it excitement and enthusiasm for winter sports including skiing and snowboarding.  Wisp Resort has harnessed that energy and created two Gold...

Commissioners Public Meeting Agenda for 2/5

PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA Monday, February 5, 2018 Agenda Session Times are Approximate The Board of County Commissioners may close a portion of this public meeting and move into Executive Session to comply with a specific constitutional, statutory, or judicial...

Leadership Garrett County focuses on local government

Local government and discussions with County leaders was on the agenda for members of the second class of Leadership Garrett County.  Earlier this month, the group visited the Garrett County Courthouse in which government programming and content was at the forefront...

GRMC and Wellspring Family Medicine Welcomes Dr. Katie Shoe

Dr. Katie Shoe has joined Wellspring Family Medicine and the medical staff at Garrett Regional Medical Center to provide family physician services and obstetrics care. Dr. Shoe received her undergraduate degree at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., and graduated...

PACE 2018 Talking Points

PACE 2018 Co-Chairs, Allegany’s Jeremy Irons and Garrett’s Shawn Bender, have announced the PACE 2018 Talking Points which are an important focus of PACE. For the first time, a Primary Talking Point was determined and will receive emphasis. PRIMARY TALKING POINT:...

Job Requirements Modified for County Economic Development Director

The Board of Garrett County Commissioners has modified the requirements for the vacant County economic development director position. At a recent public meeting, the commissioners disclosed that the position would be opened to a subsequent, third search. The position...

Flu Prevention Tips and Treatment Recommendations

Garrett Regional Medical Center urges community members to follow recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for flu prevention and treatment tips during this year’s severe cold and flu season. “Flu season is here in full, and there is literally...

Rotary Satellite Club Kicks Off Sock Drive

The Oakland Rotary Satellite Club, operating in partnership with the Oakland Rotary, will kick off its 4th Annual Sock Drive on January 15th. Drop off new children’s socks at the following locations through February 19th: Southern Middle School, the Oakland/McHenry...

Ruth Enlow Library to Host TED Talk Screening and Discussion

The Ruth Enlow Library will host a free TED Talk Screening and Discussion on Monday, January 29, from 6 – 7 p.m. at the Oakland Library. Facilitated by Director Thomas Vose, this event will allow attendees to watch the TED Talk video as a group and then enjoy a time...

GC psych instructors bring real-world experience to classroom

Bruce Liller and Anita Rhodes certainly have the academic credentials to teach in Garrett College’s Psychology Department. Yet, it’s their real-world experience that has GC Psychology Professor Terry Kasecamp particularly excited about her newest adjunct instructors....

Civic Club Woman of the Year 2017: Anne Horowitz

Anne Horowitz has been an active contributor to the Civic Club since 2005, but her contributions to her family, her community, and her country began long before that. Anne is an accomplished seamstress and musician having played the piano and sewing her own clothes...

Cold Weather Contact Information

Garrett County Cold Weather Emergency Contact Information Released Garrett County Health Department in cooperation with Garrett County Emergency Management warns that extreme cold weather will continue over the next several days and into next week with single digit...

Notice of Sanitary Sewer Overflow

Due to activities associated with repairing a discharge line on Lake Shore Drive, Garrett County Department of Public Utilities (DPW-U) experienced a sanitary sewer overflow (SSO) of approximately 3,200 gallons yesterday. At no time was service to DPW-U customers...

Deborah Carpenter Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Garrett County director of Planning & Land Management and McHenry resident recognized at December 5 ceremony: Leadership Maryland announced today that Deborah Carpenter, AICP, Director of the Garrett County Department of Planning and Land Management has completed the...

Local Libraries Begin “Winter Reads” for Adults on January 2

The Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County will begin a Winter Reads program for adults at all branches in January 2018. “What better way to pass a Garrett County winter than to cozy up with one good book after another that you’ve borrowed from our library,” said Bonnie...

Miller awarded occupational scholarship at Garrett College

Cordale D. Miller, a 2017 graduate of Northern High School, recently received the Occupational Scholarship, as part of the Garrett County Scholarship Program. Miller is a resident of Grantsville and is currently enrolled in the Class A CDL truck driving program at...

2nd Annual Police Providing Presents

On Saturday, December 16, 2017 Garrett County hosted the 2nd Annual Police Providing Presents event.  Volunteers from all five (05) Garrett County law enforcement agencies along with the Garrett County Department of Social Services, Garrett County Schools, Garrett...

Music Fund Established at Garrett College

The Music Fund was recently established by the Garrett College Foundation. The purpose of the fund is to provide support for music programming and activities at Garrett College. From left to right are: Cherie Krug, Executive Director of the Garrett College Foundation;...

 

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