Thursday August 27

The weather today will be mostly cloudy with a high near 77 and a low around 66. A chance of showers and thunderstorms then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

Here’s a lovely lake photo sent in to us by Bud Porter:

Bud Porter Evening at Deep Creek Lake, MD

The Garrett County Health Department is requesting county residents to take a brief, three (3) question survey to help them better understand Garrett County’s nutrition, physical activity, and diabetes needs. Here.

As a reminder, the Garrett County trash collection sites are CLOSED on Tuesdays and Thursdays due to the COVID-19 situation.

Here is the website to answer your frequently asked questions about Garrett County Public School reopening.

A Husqvarna snow blower has been recently added to our online marketplace.

There will be a drive-thru food giveaway tomorrow, August 28, from 1 – 2:30 pm in Grantsville. They kindly request you wear a mask and remain in your vehicle.

Clear Mountain Bank has generously purchased a hog from the Garrett County Fair and donated half of it to the Garrett Mentors organization. Buy your chance now to help raise funds for the upcoming school year.

Consider joining the Celebration Honoring the Community Trust Foundation’s Humanitarian of the Year Mr. William G. Weissgerber. The live stream event will be on Thursday, September 10, 2020, at 7:00 pm.