School board tackles personnel changes, other start-of-summer items
Eric Brand will be the new assistant principal at Buckhannon Academy Elementary School for the 2019-2020 academy year. Brand was welcomed during Tuesday’s BOE meeting by members and administration of the Upshur County School System.

School board tackles personnel changes, other start-of-summer items

BUCKHANNON – Members of the Upshur County BOE along with Superintendent Dr. Sara Lewis Stankus and Assistant Superintendent Dr. Debra Harrison welcomed Eric Brand as the new assistant principal at…

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Gov. Justice announces best revenue year in West Virginia history; state has second-highest growth rate in America

CHARLESTON – Gov. Jim Justice announced today that revenue collections for this fiscal year have set an all-time West Virginia record and are among the very best for any state in…

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Woman accused of murder in Randolph County sentenced on unrelated drug charges from 2017
Vanessa Logan

Woman accused of murder in Randolph County sentenced on unrelated drug charges from 2017

BUCKHANNON – A Buckhannon woman who has been arrested for second-degree murder in Randolph County related to a shooting that took place in November 2018 in the Crystal Springs area was recently sentenced on an unrelated drug charge stemming from 2017 in Upshur County Circuit Court.

On Tuesday, June 5, 26th Judicial Circuit Court Judge Kurt Hall sentenced Vanessa Logan, 32, of Buckhannon and Oakland, Md., to not less than one nor more than five years in the penitentiary on one felony count of conspiracy to deliver a controlled substance, methamphetamine.

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W.Va. Strawberry Festival Quilt Show winners list
People’s Choice – Jill Bentley - Bargello

W.Va. Strawberry Festival Quilt Show winners list

The Quilters at Heart Guild and the Upshur County CEOS wish to thank everyone who participated in and visited the West Virginia Strawberry Festival Quilt Show.  Over 600 people enjoyed…

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This Week in West Virginia History: June 9-15
Karl Myers (1899 - 1951) from Tucker County, appointed as the first 'West Virginia's Poet Laureate' in 1927.

This Week in West Virginia History: June 9-15

Charleston, W.Va. – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. June 9, 1927: Karl…

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