Earl Dee Edgell

Earl Dee Edgell, 79, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon. He was born March 24, 1941, in…

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Gov. Justice announces West Virginia’s unemployment rate drops for the sixth consecutive month; now lower than national average
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Gov. Justice announces West Virginia’s unemployment rate drops for the sixth consecutive month; now lower than national average

CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice announced today that West Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for the month of October dropped more than two percentage points to…

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City, building commission to finance purchase of new Street Department headquarters
The future home of the city's Street Department at 395 Mud Lick Road. At its Nov. 5 meeting, council approved the financing for purchasing the $1.5 million property and will hold a public hearing on the matter at council's Nov. 19 meeting this week. / File photo by Katie Kuba

City, building commission to finance purchase of new Street Department headquarters

BUCKHANNON – At a meeting in early November, Buckhannon City Council approved on first reading an ordinance laying out financing for the City of Buckhannon’s…

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Four soccer Buccaneers sign on to play at collegiate level
Gracie Boyles signed on to play collegiate-level soccer at Concord University last week. She was one of four Buckhannon-Upshur High School seniors who will continue on to play soccer at the next level. Pictured, from left, are Hannah Boyles, Nick Boyles, Gracie Boyles and Angela Boyles.

Four soccer Buccaneers sign on to play at collegiate level

BUCKHANNON – Four Buckhannon-Upshur High School seniors will continue playing soccer at the collegiate level. Gracie Boyles, Maggie Queen, Kennedy Samargo and Lane Tenney all…

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