Buckhannon man arrested for allegedly attempting to steal Ford Explorer

BUCKHANNON – A Buckhannon man was arrested after allegedly attempting to drive away in a vehicle that wasn’t his. Joseph Kelley, 27, was arrested for attempted grand larceny, a felony, in connection with an incident that occurred over the past […]

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Rock Cave man arrested for allegedly breaking into storage units

BUCKHANNON – A Rock Cave man was arrested Monday after allegedly stealing several items from storage units on Halifax Street. John Lawrence, 32, was arrested for two counts of felony conspiracy; one count of grand larceny; and one count of […]

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Elkins man passes away from injuries suffered in Feb. 14 wreck

BUCKHANNON – A man involved in a single-vehicle rollover accident that occurred Friday on U.S. Route 33 East has died from injuries suffered in the wreck. Hampton W. Ervolina, 49, of Elkins, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, from injuries he received in the wreck that happened earlier the same day when he was traveling east […]

Gov. Justice releases statement after Fairmont Regional Medical Center

Gov Jim Justice

CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice issued the following statement today after Fairmont Regional Medical Center announced plans to close within 60 days. “Today, I called Marion County Senator Roman Prezioso and asked him to meet me at the mansion this evening to discuss this planned closure. Senator Prezioso and I will be meeting with […]

Over $7,000 in great purses up for grabs at Designer Bag Bingo on March 8

With spring right around the corner, it’s time to get out and have some fun! Come join the Almost Heaven BBQ Bash at a “Designer Bag Bingo” fundraising event on Sunday, March 8, at the Village Square Conference Center in Clarksburg (across from the old UHC hospital). Doors open at noon and bingo begins at […]

City closes part of N. Spring Street for sewer line repair

Road Work

BUCKHANNON — The sewer department has temporarily closed N. Spring Street from East Main Street to Buckhannon Family Dental to conduct repairs, the City of Buckhannon announced Wednesday morning. All residences and businesses in the area are still accessible, and only parking and traffic flow have been disrupted. Thank you for your patience while the […]