Chris Gum retires from Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital

Chris Gum

WESTON, W.Va. – When the New Year arrived on January 1, long-time Radiology technician Chris Foster Gum, RT, RDMS, RVT, retired after 34 years at Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston. Besides her many decades of work at the Hospital, Chris also has a unique distinction. She was the first student in the […]

Wesleyan begins vaccinations for faculty and staff as part of state effort

Alisa Lively, Director of Campus Life at WVWC, receives the COVID-19 vaccination from a member of the Wesleyan nursing faculty.

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – Today, West Virginia Wesleyan College announced the first round of inoculations of the COVID-19 vaccine for faculty and staff, as part of the State of West Virginia’s comprehensive vaccine allocation plan. Under the state’s vaccine allocation plan, WVWC is categorized in Phase 1-D, which includes “teachers and education staff in higher education […]

Donna Sue Lloyd

Donna Sue Lloyd, 56, of Buckhannon, W.Va., passed away on New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31, 2020, at her home with her loving companion Molly by her side. Donna was born on October 28, 1964, in Warren, Ohio, a daughter of the late Bernard and Violet “Dolly” Lloyd. Donna has two surviving loving sisters: Darlene […]

Anna M. Cutright

Obituary Anna Cutright

Anna M. Cutright, 94, of the Rock Cave Road, Crawford, died Friday, January 1, 2021, at the Serenity Care Home in Buckhannon, where she had been a resident for several months.  She was born on March 24, 1926, in Upshur County, a daughter of the late Gilbert and Ethel B. Hamilton Gould.  On October 4, […]

Manchin, Capito announce $1.8 million for opioid misuse treatment, research in West Virginia

Sen Joe Manchin

Charleston, WV – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $1,859,051 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for opioid misuse research and treatment programs across West Virginia. “The drug epidemic has ravaged our state, impacting every West Virginian and taking […]

WVU’s annual Clery Act report now available

The most recent Clery Act report for West Virginia University shows instances of robbery decreased in 2019 compared to the previous year, reported burglaries remain flat and an uptick in arrests for liquor law and drug abuse violations, as well as an increase in reported rape and fondling offenses. “I think the rise in reported […]