Women’s Aid in Crisis changes name to Centers Against Violence

BUCKHANNON – A representative with Women’s Aid in Crisis said they have served over 350 clients in Upshur County this year. Before the reading of the proclamation declaring October Domestic Violence Awareness Month Addie Helmick said Women’s Aid in Crisis has undergone a name change to Centers Against Violence at commission’s Thursday, Oct. 10 meeting. […]

Chief asks council to pay volunteers a stipend rather than hire part-time firefighter

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon’s fire chief last week urged city council to pay a stipend to volunteer members of the Buckhannon Fire Department who already meet departmental training requirements rather than hire a part-time firefighter to supplement coverage needs. For several months, the City of Buckhannon has been discussing applying for permission to amend its Home […]

New Scholarships Honor GSC Land Resources Professors

Glenville, WV – The Glenville State College Department of Land Resources has announced new scholarships honoring two professors who pioneered the forest technology and land surveying technology majors within the natural resource management program at GSC. The first scholarship, named after Professor Emeritus Ed Grafton, will be available to students majoring in forest technology. The […]

Floyd “Mike” Gregory

Obituary Mike Gregory

Floyd “Mike” Gregory, 40, of Rock Cave, W.Va., died Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at his home. He was born June 1, 1979 in Buckhannon, W.Va., a son of David and Dorie McCartney Gregory of Rock Cave. In addition to his parents, he is survived by two brothers, David Randall Gregory, Jr. and wife Heather of […]

Mancle Dean Cutlip

Obituary Mancle Cutlip

Mancle Dean Cutlip, 61, of French Creek passed away at his residence surrounded by loving family and under the compassionate care of WVU Medicine Hospice on Monday, October 7, 2019. He was born in Charleston on January 30, 1958, a son of the late Edward Paul and Orlena Mae Dotson Cutlip. Also preceding Mancle in […]

Davis Medical Center: No excuses mammogram month

ELKINS, W.Va. – Davis Medical Center (DMC) is urging women to make an appointment, not an excuse, when it comes to having a mammogram.  To make scheduling an appointment easier, they’re reminding people of several features available to women this month and throughout the year. “Mammograms can help find breast cancer at its earliest stages.  […]