Tucker, Herdon take Strawberry Festival Photography Contest honors
BUCC President Anthony Ovies, left, is pictured with Best of Show winner Al Tucker. (Photo by Melissa Toothman)

Tucker, Herdon take Strawberry Festival Photography Contest honors

The Buckhannon Upshur Camera Club proudly announces the winners in the 2019 West Virginia Strawberry Festival Photography Contest sponsored by The Record Delta. The Bill and Marty Kelly Best of…

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Annual Vandalia Gathering to be held May 24-26 in Charleston
Vandalia Gathering 2018, State Capitol Complex, Charleston, WV. Photograph courtesy of the West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture and History.

Annual Vandalia Gathering to be held May 24-26 in Charleston

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — On Memorial Day weekend, May 24-26, the Culture Center and State Capitol grounds will set the stage for the 43rd annual Vandalia Gathering – the state’s annual…

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From Carl ‘Bud’ Bennett to Joe Bennett: Longtime firefighter honored posthumously during 2019 Friendly Way Day

BUCKHANNON – During the 13th annual Friendly Way Day, longtime firefighter Joe Bennett was honored posthumously. Friendly Way Day came about in 2007 when the Buckhannon City Council named the…

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Arthelia “Ann” Norman

Arthelia “Ann” Norman, 65, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Friday, May 17, 2019, at Davis Medical Center in Elkins, W.Va. She was born March 13, 1954 in Elkins, a daughter of…

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WVU researcher studies incurable blood disease usually diagnosed in children
Wei Du, Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy; Co-Leader, Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation, Cancer Institute

WVU researcher studies incurable blood disease usually diagnosed in children

Treating a stubborn blood disease that strikes children may come down to tweaking energy production in stem cells, suggests research out of West Virginia University. Wei Du, an assistant professor…

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Regional airport terminal’s construction on track to wrap up by May’s end
Construction is expected to wrap up on the Upshur County Regional Airport's new terminal building by May's end.

Regional airport terminal’s construction on track to wrap up by May’s end

BUCKHANNON – With just a slight delay due to poor weather conditions, officials with the Buckhannon-Upshur Airport Authority board are anticipating the latest construction work at the airport to be…

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West Virginia University researchers want to up the game for nationwide physical education standards
Researchers at WVU's College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences believe that physical education standards in schools will promote lifelong physical activity.

West Virginia University researchers want to up the game for nationwide physical education standards

Sacrificed by No Child Left Behind in favor of academic achievement, physical education requirements for public schools returned with the subsequent Every Student Succeeds Act in 2015, but that doesn’t…

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D&E honors graduates at 110th Commencement
D&E President Chris A. Wood congratulates valedictorian Nick Altman and salutatorian Kendyl Taylor.

D&E honors graduates at 110th Commencement

ELKINS – Obtaining a college degree is a huge investment in human capital, President of the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation Jennifer Giovannitti told the Davis & Elkins College class of…

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