4-H hopes to boost lagging membership with upcoming scavenger hunt

Upshur County Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development Craig Presar requests the use of three city parks for an Oct. 23 scavenger hunt intended to recruit new members.
BUCKHANNON – Hampered by pandemic-related gathering restrictions, youth participation in Upshur County 4-H has been declining. However, Upshur County’s WVU Extension agent for 4-H youth development Craig Presar and program assistant Mimi Riffle are hoping to change that by finding […]

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Upshur County resident makes family travel planning a breeze

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – A few years ago, local travel guru Kimberly Cabrera noticed that friends and family would often turn to her when booking vacations, especially to Walt Disney World, one of the Cabrera family’s

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City council selects ‘An Old-Fashioned Christmas’ as downtown decorating motif for 2021 holiday season

BUCKHANNON – Downtown Buckhannon won’t be adorned in any new-fangled holiday décor come December because this Christmas season, what’s old is new, and the fresh, new theme for 2021 is “An Old-Fashioned Christmas.” Buckhannon City Council at its meeting Oct. […]

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Soccer ‘Cats and Wheeling battle to 1-1 draw

WHEELING, W.Va. — The West Virginia Wesleyan (6-5-2, 4-5-2) men’s soccer team played Wheeling (4-8-1, 3-7-1) to a 1-1 draw against Wheeling on Wednesday. The first 25 minutes saw both teams battle in transition. Wheeling broke the

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Lady ‘Cats blank Glenville State in MEC soccer action, 2-0

GLENVILLE — MaKatlyn Tucker delivered her fifth goal in only three games and Ashlyn Ray scored her first collegiate goal as West Virginia Wesleyan (6-5-2, 6-4-1) women’s soccer cruised to a 2-0 shutout victory over Glenville State (1-12-0, 0-12-0)

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Volleyball Lady Bucs fall in four sets to Gilmer County

GLENVILLE – The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball Lady Bucs dropped a hard-fought 3-1 road decision on Monday to the Gilmer County Titans. The Lady Bucs dropped a pair of close sets early on falling 25-19 and 25-22

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms at Rock Cave

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Bonnie’s Bus, a 45-foot, state-of-the-art mobile mammography vehicle, will visit McDowell, Webster, and Upshur counties offering three-dimensional (3D) digital screening mammograms and breast