Saturday’s third annual Riverfest solely solar-powered
This year, the Buckhannon Riverfest was 100 percent solar-powered and those attending enjoyed activities including displays, talks, demonstrations, kayaking, food, kids' activities and bands. Pictured is the Elk River Ramblers featuring Seth Maynard on guitar and voice, Paul Marganian on fiddle and voice and Galen Watts on bass and voice. Also performing during Riverfest was the Nesbitt Family.

Saturday’s third annual Riverfest solely solar-powered

BUCKHANNON – Water is a vital part of everyday life – it’s used for cooking, cleaning, drinking, bathing, fire suppression and recreation, among other purposes. That was the main message…

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New Jersey man involved in Colonial Motel kidnapping, robbery attempt sentenced to 36 years
Lamere Troup and his attorney, Phil Davis, await Troup's sentencing Wednesday in Upshur County Circuit Court.

New Jersey man involved in Colonial Motel kidnapping, robbery attempt sentenced to 36 years

BUCKHANNON – A New Jersey man was sentenced to 36 years in prison Wednesday in Upshur County Circuit Court on a first-degree robbery charge connected to the kidnapping and attempted…

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Gov. Justice welcomes Hurricane Dorian evacuees to West Virginia State Parks with 50 percent discount on all accommodations

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Gov. Jim Justice has announced that West Virginia State Parks will be offering a 50 percent discount on all lodge rooms, cabins, and campsites to those seeking…

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Water leak repair scheduled for Thursday on Route 20 near B-UHS
Crews work to repair a water line on Route 20 South between Stony Run and Buckhannon-Upshur High School Tuesday night.

Water leak repair scheduled for Thursday on Route 20 near B-UHS

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. -- The Buckhannon Water Department will be conducting repairs to the water distribution system between Stony Run Road and B-U Drive on Route 20 starting at 8:30 a.m.…

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