Bus drivers, community volunteers applauded for summer meal delivery at Upshur BOE
Anthony Dahman receives an Upshur Star at Tuesday’s Upshur County BOE meeting. After graduating from Buckhannon-Upshur High School, Dahman became a diesel mechanic and has returned to the county to work in the Upshur County Schools Transportation Department.

Bus drivers, community volunteers applauded for summer meal delivery at Upshur BOE

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County Board of Education members offered thanks to folks who helped with delivering meals over the summer to students during the COVID-19…

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Upshur Schools has purchased 10 air scrubbers to facilitate improved ventilation ahead of Sept. 8 start date

BUCKHANNON – One of the main areas of discussion during Tuesday’s Upshur County Board of Education meeting centered around the question of adequate ventilation in…

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Take five: Here’s a handful of free (or low-cost) family-friendly activities to squeeze in before summer’s end
Volunteer Julia Kastner saw some amazing turtles on the Upshur County Trails last weekend. The trails are open for folks to experience family fun and learning while walking the dogs, hiking, running and biking. / Photo courtesy Julia Kastner

Take five: Here’s a handful of free (or low-cost) family-friendly activities to squeeze in before summer’s end

BUCKHANNON – Even though we are approaching the end of August, there is still time to log some quality time with family members and kids…

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Upshur FRN, HAPI Project ‘shower’ new, expectant moms with essentials
Heather Pizzino Lane, of the HAPI Project, helps distribute baby items to new and expectant mothers Saturday at Buckhannon-Upshur High School during the Upshur County Drive Thru Community Baby Shower. Upshur County residents Carrie Tenney and Amber Jones express their thank yous for the gifts they received and said they really are helpful, especially during this time.

Upshur FRN, HAPI Project ‘shower’ new, expectant moms with essentials

BUCKHANNON – Saturday’s forecast for Buckhannon called for ‘showers’; however, the only morning shower in the area was for the benefit of new and expecting…

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BOE thanks student who consistently helps with countywide meal delivery
B-UHS student McKenzie Reynolds is recognized by Upshur County Superintendent Dr. Sara Lewis Stankus for helping deliver meals to students each week during the pandemic. McKenzie receives an Upshur Star for her dedication during the Tuesday Aug. 11 Upshur County BOE meeting.

BOE thanks student who consistently helps with countywide meal delivery

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County School Administrators and Board of Education Members recognized four individuals for their service and dedication during Tuesday’s BOE meeting – McKenzie…

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