Capito, Manchin announce nearly $13.5 million for heath centers across West Virginia

Senator Shelley Moore Capito

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $13,461,596 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for health centers across West Virginia. “Many communities throughout West Virginia depend on their local community health centers as their primary source of […]

Independent Research by GSC Students on Display at WV Capitol

GLENVILLE, WV – The seventeenth annual Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol (URDC) was held at the West Virginia state Capitol Rotunda on February 7. Three Glenville State College students were invited to participate in the event that brings undergraduate students from around the state to Charleston to display original scholarly work in a poster […]

Violations of two-hour parking policy still presenting a problem for some downtown business owners

BUCKHANNON – A business owner on Main Street said there have been multiple cars parked in the two-hour parking zones for up to 10 hours. Michelle Jack, the owner of Sweet-A-Licious on Main Street attended the Thursday, Feb. 27 Consolidated […]

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American Heart Month observed at Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital

Members of the Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital staff gathered on Friday, February 7, to raise public awareness of cardiac conditions and associated symptoms.

WESTON, W.Va. — Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital employees are participating in American Heart Month activities to raise awareness of cardiac conditions and associated symptoms. Nearly 80 percent of cardiac events are preventable, while cardiovascular disease continues to be the chief health risk of women. Therefore, it is imperative to become familiar with the […]

Residents want to know why Suddenlink Communications doesn’t reward long-time customers with lower rates

BUCKHANNON – Suddenlink Communications has around 2,000 or 3,000 customers in Upshur County alone. Erin Jones, Altice USA Director of Government Affairs, attended Thursday’s Feb. 28 Upshur County Commission meeting to discuss services provided in Upshur County – and field […]

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Fairmont State to host Undergraduate Literary Symposium

Fairmont State University

Fairmont State’s Department of Language and Literature will host this year’s West Virginia Undergraduate Literary Symposium on February 29, according to Nathan Myers, Associate Professor of English and one of the organizers of this year’s symposium.   The Symposium will welcome 18 students from Concord, Marshall, Shepherd, West Liberty, and Fairmont State University.  The students will […]

Valerie Celeste Browning

Obituary Valerie Browning

Valerie Celeste Browning, 64, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Thursday, February 27, 2020, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. She was born September 26, 1955, in Clarksburg, W.Va. a daughter of Lloyd Curtis Saville of Buckhannon who survives and the late Virginia Dodrill Saville. On November 23, 1984, she married Irvin Duane Browning who survives. […]

Alderson Broaddus University’s 150th Anniversary to Kick-Off with Presidential Message

Alderson Broaddus Unversity

On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, Dr. James “Tim” Barry, president of Alderson Broaddus University, will kick-off a yearlong celebration of AB’s 150th anniversary. In conjunction with AB’s fourth annual Giving Day celebration, the press conference will feature remarks from Dr. Barry that honors the University’s past, engages the students in the present, and excites people […]