SYCC board presented with four options for new multi-purpose gym-auditorium

BUCKHANNON – The Stockert Youth and Community Center board of directors on Monday viewed four building design options for the new multi-purpose auditorium/gymnasium building. City Engineer Jay Hollen presented the board with four design choices for the new building during […]

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Rev. Paul Lee Waugh

Obituary Paul Waugh

Rev. Paul Lee Waugh, 76, went home to be with the Lord, on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at the J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.  He was born on August 7, 1944, in Kanawha County, a son of the late Lemon Brady and Nancy Hudson Waugh.  On June 4, 1965, he was united in marriage […]

St. Joseph’s Hospital to begin providing state drive-through COVID-19 testing on Saturdays

BUCKHANNON, W.Va — St. Joseph’s Hospital will begin providing state drive-through testing for the COVID-19 virus on Saturdays, beginning January 16, 2021. State testing does not require a physician’s order. The drive-through testing is located in front of the hospital between the main entrance and the ER entrance. State testing will be available on Saturdays from 7 am […]

Brenda Tonkin retires from Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital

Brenda Tonkin, recent retiree from Mon Health SJMH.

WESTON, W.Va. – Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital (SJMH) Radiology Director Brenda Tonkin, R.T. (R), has seen tremendous changes in healthcare over the past 44 years since beginning her career in the Radiology Department.   She has seen the technology go from x-ray hard films to digital imaging, but on January 1, she took off […]

Glenna Jean “Sis” (Smith) Tenney

Glenna Jean “Sis” (Smith) Tenney was born December 21, 1938 in Selbyville, W.Va. and entered into life eternal January 3, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her parents Arlie E. & Bess  Brooks Smith and five siblings: Eleanor Mae (Bun) Loudin, Lois Elwanda (Wan) Woody, Avis Dale (Dade) Yeager, Arlie Junior (Squire) Smith,  Robert L. […]

Upshur County woman, age 76, dies from COVID-19, DHHR announces Wednesday

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Wednesday that 1,189 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. The virus also claimed the life of another Upshur County woman, age 76, the DHHR said. She is the 13th county resident to die from the virus, and the sixth in […]