May 2014

Clayburn To Close Plant Near Grantsville
Clayburn, Inc. will close its manufacturing facility near Grantsville in late June.
Women's Business Plan Competition in Full Swing
SBA's Women's Business Centers are sponsoring a women's business plan competition - $15,000 in prizes to be awarded.
2014 Mountain Massacree
The 2nd annual Mountain Massacree, a challenge and treat for anyone who loves bike racing, was held May 24th with great success.
Garrett County State Parks and Forests Trail Project Moves Forward
The MD Board of Public Works recently approved the development of approximately 30 miles of new trails coursing through Garrett County.
The National Ombudsman: Protecting Small Businesses and Promoting Government Accountability
Who is the National Ombudsman and how can he help your business?
Deep Creek Watershed Committee Hears Reports
All the subcommittees of the Deep Creek Watershed Management Plan Steering Committee have submitted their reports, which will be considered for inclusion into the Deep Creek Lake Management Plan.
County Commissioners to Hold Public Meeeting
The Board of County Commissioners will present its FY 2015 budget at a public meeting on May 20th.
MD Comptroller Presents Black And Gold Award To Olen Beitzel
Olen Beitzel was recently recognized as a "Marylander Making a Difference."
SHS Teacher Receives Financial Education And Capability Award
Lisa Bender is one of four first-ever winners of the MD Council on Economic Education's Financial Education and Capability Award.
Garrett County Public Schools Request Increased Funding For FY 2015
The Garrett County Public School system says it needs additional funding to pay a portion of the costs associated with teacher pension pass-back.
ARC Funds Requested For Garrett Projects 
Garrett County Commissioners asking ARC for $900,000 for infrastructure projects.
National Small Business Week - May 12th-16th
The Small Business Administration is gearing up for National Small Business Week.