Alderson Broaddus Graduates First Extended Learning Students

Alderson Broaddus Unversity

PHILIPPI, W.Va.—July 9, 2020—Alderson Broaddus University’s first three extended learning graduates received their bachelor’s degrees during the school’s virtual commencement held on May 30.   Brittney J. Thompson of Elkins was awarded a Bachelor of Science in interdisciplinary studies with a science emphasis, while both Brandon C. Riggs of Fairmont and Mariah B. Cecil of Bridgeport […]

Man arrested for child neglect in Main Street fire case

BUCKHANNON – A Buckhannon man who allegedly left a needle within reach of his three young children and was not home when a fire broke out at the family’s Main Street apartment was arrested for child neglect Wednesday. The Buckhannon […]

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Emma Louise “Sis” Zickefoose

Obituary Emma Zickefoose

Emma Louise “Sis” Zickefoose, 62, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Thursday, July 9, 2020 at her son’s home in Buckhannon. She was born August 28, 1957, in Buckhannon, a daughter of the late Leonard and Teresa Mae Hartley Herron. O n April 25, 1975 she married Ralph Earl Zickefoose who preceded her in death on April […]

Wellness Haven West Virginia massage therapy, reiki has got your back — literally

BUCKHANNON – Chrissy Sandy is wearing a black tank top with the words, ‘Muscle Whisperer’ printed on them in white lettering. Her smile is easy and natural, and her laugh like rushing water over smooth pebbles. The Buckhannon native and newly minted Reiki teacher and massage therapist sips her coffee at an outdoor table that […]

Becky Pullen named VIP at St. Joseph’s Hospital

Skip Gjolberg, President of St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Sister Francesca Lowis, Vice President of Mission Integration, present the VIP Award to Becky Pullen.

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – St. Joseph’s Hospital recently honored Becky Pullen with the Valued Inspired Person Award (VIP) for the hospital.  Becky is the Unit Secretary for Emergency and Outpatient Services.  Becky’s co-workers say she exhibits the values of hospitality, interdependence and trust.  She has a helpful and welcoming attitude toward patients, their families and staff members. […]