City council takes a ‘paws’ to meet K-9 Officer Erros
The BPD's newest officer, K-9 Erros, meets his new bosses, Buckhannon City Council members at Thursday's council meeting.

City council takes a ‘paws’ to meet K-9 Officer Erros

BUCKHANNON – He’s fast-on-his-feet, friendly and sports a brindle-colored coat. Where he differs vastly from his fellow police officers, however, is that the preferred snack…

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Staff member at French Creek Elementary School tests positive for COVID-19, contact tracing underway

Upshur County Schools and the Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department received confirmation that a staff member at French Creek Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19.   The Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department has…

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Hunter Levi Parks

Hunter Levi Parks, 22, of Huttonsville, W.Va., died Wednesday, November 18, 2020 in Huttonsville. He was born March 19, 1998 in Morgantown, W.Va., a son…

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Gail Francis Valenson

Gail Francis Valenson, 84, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Thursday, November 19, 2020, at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. She was born August 22,…

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Students’ artistic talent gleams as they are awarded Upshur Stars at BOE meeting
Easton Perkins receives an Upshur Star for his Native American Shield Design artwork Tuesday during the Upshur County Board of Education meeting at Buckhannon Academy Elementary School. Dr. Sara Lewis Stankus, superintendent of Upshur County Schools, said everyone enjoyed the featured artists’ work that was on display at the Upshur County BOE Central Office.

Students’ artistic talent gleams as they are awarded Upshur Stars at BOE meeting

BUCKHANNON – Artist Pablo Picasso is quoted as saying, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows…

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