Photos: Bobcats top Concord in rainy Sunday skirmish

WVWC Mens Soccer vs Concord

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. — Nika Monaselidze’s second-half stunner helped the West Virginia Wesleyan (2-0-0) men’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over Concord (0-2-0) at Ross Field on Sunday. The Bobcats came out on the attack in the first half, but […]

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Waid McMillion, D.O., joins Broaddus ED Team

Philippi, W.Va. – Broaddus Hospital welcomes Dr. Virgil “Waid” McMillion D.O., as a full-time emergency medicine physician in the Emergency Department. Dr. McMillion earned his medical degree from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg, WV in 2003, and is currently completing a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Alabama.  […]

Help ‘Drive Forward’ the future of transportation in West Virginia

CHARLESTON, WV – The West Virginia Department of Transportation is conducting an update to the statewide 30-year Multimodal Long-Range Transportation Plan (2050 LRTP). The 2050 LRTP will focus on guiding future transportation policies and investments, as well as provide a blueprint for funding and improving the state’s multimodal transportation system. WVDOT has launched a comprehensive website […]

Fred Eberle’s diesel technology program tackles rapidly evolving field

Buckhannon-Upshur High School senior Josh Loudin is in the diesel technology program at the Fred Eberle Technical Center.

With the technology driving today’s vehicles advancing rapidly, one program at Fred Eberle Technical Center focuses on a field that is changing day-by-day. Charles Smith is the diesel technology instructor at FETC. His program offers students the opportunity to learn how to fix just about anything that has to do with trucks, school buses and […]

Stankus earns ‘satisfactory’ evaluation from Upshur BOE

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Board of Education on Tuesday graded Upshur County Schools Superintendent Dr. Sara Stankus on her job performance, giving her a ‘satisfactory’ review for her annual evaluation. Upshur County Board of Education Vice-President Katie Loudin read […]

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COVID-19 deaths in West Virginia hit 2,300 as February draws to a close

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Sunday that 275 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. Locally, new cases were reported in Upshur (4), Barbour (17), Lewis (3) and Webster (2) counties. A total of 74 cases are currently active in Upshur County, according to the DHHR. […]

Stonewall Jackson Lake seeks public input on master plan updates

PITTSBURGH – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is seeking public feedback regarding proposed changes to the Stonewall Jackson Lake Master Plan based on public input collected in October 2019. The master plan update will affect the future management and use of natural resources and recreational activities at the lake for the next […]