WVU receives grant for statewide financial literacy conference for state educators
Finance University, a financial literacy outreach program delivered by WVU’s John Chambers College of Business and Economics, has received a grant from Next Gen Personal Finance. The grant will fund and expand the annual teach-the-teachers conference for West Virginia primary and secondary educators in July. Pictured second from right at last year’s conference is Naomi Boyd, Fred T. Tattersall Chair of Finance and director of the Center for Financial Literacy and Education at the Chambers College, with a group of teachers.

WVU receives grant for statewide financial literacy conference for state educators

West Virginia University John Chambers College of Business and Economics will expand its Finance University, a financial literacy conference open to primary and secondary educators…

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Second round of Upshur Stars shimmer at Tuesday’s BOE meeting
Union Elementary School fifth-grade student Lila Wright receives the Upshur Stars Award during the Upshur County BOE meeting Tuesday evening.

Second round of Upshur Stars shimmer at Tuesday’s BOE meeting

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County BOE recognized two Upshur Stars Tuesday during their regular meeting at Buckhannon Academy Elementary School. This is the second round…

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Upshur County Schools to remain on WVDE’s financial watch list another year due to ‘perfect storm’ of fiscal year 2015

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Department of Education announced Thursday that eight counties have been removed from the Financial Watch List, which keeps an accounting…

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Yes, Buckhannon — Mama Mia Pie & Pasta is coming to Main Street
Mama Mia Pie & Pasta's colorful awning announced its upcoming opening in downtown Buckhannon Wednesday afternoon.

Yes, Buckhannon — Mama Mia Pie & Pasta is coming to Main Street

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County residents may have heard rumors that Mama Mia Pie & Pasta, which specializes in authentic Italian food like pizza, pasta and…

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City’s 2019-2020 draft budget amounts to $4.5 million
Councilman J. David Thomas and councilwoman Pam Cuppari ask questions and review the numbers at Wednesday's working budget session.

City’s 2019-2020 draft budget amounts to $4.5 million

BUCKHANNON – The City of Buckhannon will likely consider a $4.5 million budget for the 2019-2020 fiscal year that’s about $117,000 higher than the previous…

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