‘No freedom without bravery’: Community gathers to honor fallen veterans Monday
VFW Post 3663 Commander Larry Brown salutes as bugler Michael Wilson plays taps for fallen men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during Monday's Memorial Day ceremony in Heavner Cemetery.

‘No freedom without bravery’: Community gathers to honor fallen veterans Monday

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur County community gathered at the Veterans Chapel in Heavner Cemetery in honor of Veterans Day Monday, May 25. Commander of VFW Post 3663 Larry Brown thanked…

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B-UHS graduation in the era of COVID-19 proved to be a more intimate ceremony, some students said
B-UHS Dean of Students Shauna Jones with Class of 2020 graduate Sydney Willett during a modified -- and socially distanced -- graduation ceremony that took place in the high school auditorium Friday.

B-UHS graduation in the era of COVID-19 proved to be a more intimate ceremony, some students said

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon-Upshur High School students were still able to walk across a stage and receive their diplomas Friday, May 22, with a socially distanced graduation ceremony. B-UHS Dean of…

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A.F. Wendling’s Food Service hosts Employee Appreciation Day to thank staff for their tireless work throughout the pandemic
A.F. Wendling's employees enjoy some much-deserved downtime during an employee appreciation event that took place Thursday afternoon. / Photo courtesy Scott Buchanan

A.F. Wendling’s Food Service hosts Employee Appreciation Day to thank staff for their tireless work throughout the pandemic

BUCKHANNON – A.F. Wendling’s Food Service recently organized an Employee Appreciation Day to thank them for their work during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Employee Appreciation Day took place Thursday, May…

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Still searching for a mask? Here’s three local businesses you can buy from
One of the seasonal masks available now at Vintage Rustic and More on Marion Street. / Submitted photo

Still searching for a mask? Here’s three local businesses you can buy from

BUCKHANNON – Several local businesses and residents have started making and selling masks and cloth face coverings for the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. And in the midst of the…

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Upshur County Courthouse opening delayed until May 26 as safety precautions — such as temperature checks — are announced

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Commission on Thursday delayed reopening the Upshur County Courthouse until Tuesday, May 26. During Thursday’s May 14 Upshur County Commission meeting held via teleconference, the…

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