Thursday August 5

Aug 5, 2021

The weather today will be patchy fog before 8am and scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76 and a low around 57. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

The Seniors on the Move program could use donations! This program is a new initiative to help seniors travel to local senior centers for a meal and socializing, and to the new Senior Health and Fitness Club at Garrett College for exercise at no cost!

Attention Ladies! Nearby Alpine Lake Resort is holding a golf scramble with breakfast, lunch, and prizes on Thursday, August 12! Come see the Golf Club at Alpine Lake Resort’s Signature Hole 10: “Named the Prettiest Hole in West Virginia”.

Also at Alpine Lake Resort, Save the Date for the 9th Annual Music Fest!

The Garrett County Health Department has scheduled COVID-19 vaccination clinics to be held in local high school gyms and at Garrett College. These special clinics are designed to make it easier for students who will be attending those schools to receive their vaccinations but will also be open to the public for vaccinations.

The Garrett County Government has several current full-time positions open. Applications are due today!

The 64th Annual Garrett County Agricultural Fair continues today.

–9:00am 4H/FFA & Open Dairy Breeding Goat Shows at the Show Ring–10:00am Exhibit Barns Open
–11:00am Pedal Tractor Pull
–1:00pm Beef Breeding (Adult, 4-H & FFA)
–5:00pm Emily Lehr musical entertainment
–6:30pm Market Beef Show
–7:00pm Truck Drag Race
–7:30pm Adam Doleac – Musical Entertainment

Make your way outside today at 10:00am for Fishing with the Naturalists. There are other state park events today as well!

Entertainment tonight is at Mountain State Brewing Co. team trivia at 6:30pm and open mic with Kimb Alexander at MoonShadow at 7:00pm.