Youth Livestock Show, sale set for Saturday with physical distancing guidelines in place; Auction starts at 6 p.m.
BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Youth Livestock Show and Sale will operate under social distancing guidelines this Saturday, Aug. 1. The President of the UCYLA Board Aaron Harris said the showmanship portion of the show and sale would be virtual this year, with participants recording a video and sending it in for the judges to […]
Upshur County reported one new probable case of COVID-19 on Friday, the 39th total case in the county, according to the Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department. Six of those cases are currently active. Statewide, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Friday that 220 new cases of COVID-19 had been identified in the Mountain […]
ELKINS, W.Va. – Jason Benton Barcus, of Ellamore, W.Va., has admitted to methamphetamine distribution, U.S. Attorney Bill Powell announced Friday. Barcus, 40, pled guilty to one count of “Possession with Intent to Distribute 50 grams or more of Methamphetamine.” Barcus […]
BECKLEY, WV – Gov. Jim Justice joined Raleigh County school leaders, State Board of Education members, and several other local officials for a ceremony to announce that an all-new, $8.9 million Stratton Elementary School is officially in-line for construction, after being approved and funded by the West Virginia School Building Authority today. “It is absolutely […]
ALUM CREEK, W.VA. — Hunters who wish to participate in a controlled waterfowl hunt at McClintic Wildlife Management Area in Mason County have until midnight on Aug. 11 to submit an application to the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. Applications can be accessed online at www.wvhunt.com. Once a hunter logs into their account, they should click “Enter Lottery” […]