Several Allegany County road closures start tomorrow, Hume bridge project meeting later in July

Allegany County roads in the towns of Amity, Independence and Scio will see closures at different times in July, starting tomorrow, with the Department of Public Works also to hold a public information meeting later this month in regard to a bridge rehabilitation project in the Town of Hume. The projects are: Amity – County … Read more

Severe thunderstorms possible today in lower Allegany County, with oppressive heat next week

BREAKING: There is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms today in southern Allegany County east and south as the area prepares for hot weather for the next week, which is being termed “oppressive” on at least Tuesday and Wednesday. The greatest chance of thunderstorms in most of the county is late this morning, with potential … Read more

Railway Post Offices to be Wednesday focus of Whitesville historical presentation

The Town of Independence Historical Society will host a free presentation Wednesday on how the Railway Postal Service was formed and what life was like as a mail clerk during a presentation at the Whitesville Fire Hall, 496 Main Street. Steve Cotton will provide information during a 6PM session which will be broken into five … Read more