Body of missing kayaker recovered Monday

The body of a kayaker who had been missing for more than a week was recovered on Monday. “The body of kayaker Jamie Lynn Gray was located and recovered late this afternoon, about 1.5 miles downstream from where she was last seen,” Lawrence Messina, communications director for the DNR and the W.Va. Department of Military Affairs, […]

The Alliance for the Economic Development of Southern West Virginia releases 2020 Snapshot: Southern West Virginia Small Business Leaders

The Alliance for the Economic Development of Southern West Virginia (Alliance) Operations Council Chair Sara Payne Scarbro today released Snapshot 2020: Southern West Virginia Small Business Leaders, a survey summary and highlights from about 150 business leaders in southern West Virginia. “The Alliance partnered with several chambers of commerce as well as economic development authorities […]

Marsh Small

Obituary Marsh Small

Marsh Small, 82, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Sunday, February 16, 2020, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va.  He was born September 21, 1937, in Greenbrier County, W.Va., a son of the late Valley and Coachie Boswell Small. On October 10, 1961, he married Bertha Jane Lanham who survives of Buckhannon. Also, surviving are three […]

Stephen C. Hinzman Sr.

Obituary Stephen Hinzman

Stephen C. Hinzman, Sr., 82, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Sunday, February 16, 2020, at his home. He was born December 13, 1937, in Upshur County, W.Va., a son of the late Thomas B. and Sarah Ann Landis Hinzman. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Franklin Hinzman and one […]

WVU School of Dentistry launches capital campaign to upgrade outdated facilities

With help from alumni and friends, the next generation of West Virginia dentists and dental hygienists will be trained in radically modernized facilities that reflect the excellent education and quality patient care provided by the West Virginia University School of Dentistry. Transforming Oral Health: The Campaign for Facilities is a $15 million fundraising effort to […]

WVSP: Man suffered life-threatening injuries in Feb. 14 wreck on Route 33

BUCKHANNON – A man who wrecked on U.S. Route 33 East on Valentine’s Day suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported by ambulance to Morgantown due to inclement weather. The Buckhannon detachment of the West Virginia State Police have not released the name of a man whose vehicle rolled three times and ejected him near the […]

A hundred-plus residents turn out for Sunday’s Black History Month celebration

BUCKHANNON – More than 100 folks gathered at Jawbone Park Sunday as the community celebrated Black History Month with a reading of the 82 sentences comprising Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” Speech. Buckhannon Mayor David McCauley welcomed those in attendance and gave a history of the speech, saying originally, it was […]

William “Bill” Everette Mullenaux

Obituary Bill Mullenaux

William “Bill” Everette Mullenaux, 73, of Buckhannon, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at his residence. He was born in Buckhannon on January 27, 1947, a son of the late William T. and Retha Lake Mullenaux. Bill was also preceded in death by two siblings: Pat Mullenaux and Guilda Duke. Left to cherish his […]