Manchin, Capito announce emergency food and shelter program eligibility in West Virginia

Sen Joe Manchin

Charleston – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced West Virginia’s eligibility for up to $749,920 from the FY20 Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) National Board. This funding, which was made available by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA), is allocated to qualified cities/counties […]

Fall 2020 Commencement Ceremony held at Glenville State College

GLENVILLE – Glenville State College’s fall 2020 Commencement Ceremony took place on Saturday, November 21 in the College’s Waco Center. Glenville State was among few other institutions to hold an in-person ceremony this fall. The commencement ceremony at GSC traditionally marks the true end of the semester. However, this semester it marked the end of […]

Fairmont State professor receives grant to provide open education resources to students

Fairmont State University

The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and the Community and Technical College System has provided a grant to support faculty seeking to create or adopt open education resources to use in college courses. The opportunity was presented by the WVHEPC to combat economic hardships placed on college students as a result of the COVID-19 […]

More than 15,000 COVID-19 cases are now active in West Virginia, DHHR says Friday

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Friday that 866 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. Locally, new cases were reported in Upshur (6), Barbour (6), Randolph (2) and Webster (1) counties. A total of 114 cases are currently active in Upshur County, according to the DHHR. […]

St. Joseph’s Hospital welcomes Bonnie Blackburn, PA-C to its Podiatry Clinic

Bonnie Blackburn, PA-C

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. — St. Joseph’s Hospital is pleased to welcome Bonnie Blackburn, PA-C who is joining Dr. Addison Michael and Dr. Jennifer Michael in the St. Joseph’s Podiatry Clinic.  Blackburn received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Norfolk State University in Virginia in 2007 and her Master of Physician Assistant from Eastern Virginia Medical […]

Purple arrows around town aim to put residents on a ‘PATH’ to a more active lifestyle

BUCKHANNON – Have you seen purple arrows painted on sidewalks around town? Those are markers for the city of Buckhannon’s PATH project. The Physically Active Transportation Hub project will create four paths that equal 5K – five kilometers or 3.1 […]

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