Wednesday August 14

The weather today will be mostly cloudy with a high near 74 and a low of 62. Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.

The scheduled herbicide treatment at Deep Creek Lake will be performed today, August 14. For full details regarding these efforts, please visit the Maryland Department of Natural Resources website. The map below shows the affected areas of the lake:


Happy 45th Birthday, WIC!

Wednesday means the Farmers Market from 10am-1pm. View all of the veggies, fruits, and keto baked items?! available this week!

First Impressions and What’s that Reptile will be at The Discovery Center today at 11am and 2pm, respectively.

The Oakland library is having a book reading of “Manny The Lamb” by children’s author Delores Kight! “A delightful story about a lovable lamb who wanders away from the flock and Jessie, the faithful shepherd who rescues him” Open to all ages at 4:30pm.

Also, at the Accident library is a presentation and demonstration on ham radios from 5-6pm.

It’s Locals Day at Mountain State Brewing Co. – grab yourself (and your family) 30% off flatbreads before the Stage Wisp Trail Heads concert or challenge your friends to Team Trivia at the Greene Turtle.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recertified MDOT MVA’s REAL ID process, making Maryland the first state to achieve that designation. The REAL ID Act was passed by Congress after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and creates standards for secure driver’s licenses and identification cards nationwide.

One final reminder; If a student is interested in playing football for Southern High School, the student is to attend the first practice of the year at the high school’s practice field today at 3:30 pm. All students who participate must have a physical examination completed and a copy ready to turn in at 3:30 pm — from Coach Nazelrod.

Garrett Institute for Lifelong Learning has announced the September schedule of classes.

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