Upshur BOE approves three-option school re-entry framework

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Board of Education on Friday approved the proposed three-option re-entry framework for Upshur County Schools for the fall. The framework presents a preferred option, a modified option and a full remote learning delivery option. During […]

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Seven new COVID-19 cases reported in Upshur County on Sunday

Upshur County saw its largest single-day increase in COVID-19 cases on Sunday, with seven new cases reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources — six confirmed and one probable. Fifteen cases are currently active, also a new high for the county. Just one month ago, Upshur had a total of four […]

Following Manchin urging, HHS distributes increased funding for West Virginia hospitals

Sen Joe Manchin

West Virginia Hospitals To Receive $58,580,583 Charleston, WV – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today praised the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for awarding $58,580,583 to rural hospitals and hospitals providing care to a high percentage of vulnerable patients in West Virginia. $40,206,685 will be awarded to hospitals serving a high percentage […]

WV Humanities Council Awards Grant to Pioneer Stage at Glenville State

Glenville State College

GLENVILLE, WV – Organizers at Glenville State College’s Pioneer Stage have applied for and been awarded a $10,000 grant from the West Virginia Humanities Council as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. GSC’s Pioneer Stage is located 10 East Main Street in downtown Glenville and is the college’s Bluegrass Music […]