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Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Eddie Vincent

Vincent: I see the positive effects of the school levy every single day

Dear Editor: As principal of Buckhannon-Upshur High School (B-UHS), every day I see the positive effects of the many added resources provide to our students...
Curtis Wilkerson

Wilkerson: Education equals entrepreneurship

As a business owner with offices in multiple towns and states, I have seen what various communities have done to both succeed and to...
Police and police station

Nine weeks in the life of a city police officer: My Buckhannon writer Beth...

BUCKHANNON – While growing up, I was always taught that police officers are here to protect us and never that they were...
Bill Hamilton

Bill Hamilton reflects on education bill as Senate prepares to debate changes made by...

We are a little past the half way mark of the current legislative session, which has been consumed by the Omnibus Education...

Why I’m kicking 2019 off on the right foot

ELKINS – For three years now, I have started the new year on the right foot – literally. Instead of sleeping in late on New...
Chapel Hill Sugar Cookies

The mysterious origin of Chapel Hill’s famous cookies

Honestly, no special Christmas gift jogs my memory from my childhood in the 1950s and 60s (except for the white, princess extension phone I...
Halloween Trick or Treat

From the desk of Chief Gregory: How to stay safe this Halloween

BUCKHANNON – As the leaves begin to change color and the air begins to cool, the season of Halloween quickly approaches. Shops big and small...
Santa

Mayor pens Letter to Santa

Dear Santa, First, we’re all very pleased to continue Buckhannon’s sister city relationship with the North Pole. I look forward to our delegation of talented...
Perkins family

Perkins family: School system continues support of veterans, military through levy

Dear Editor, As we went to the polls to cast our levy vote, we were honored that Upshur County Schools is recognizing our military and...
Vote Election

West Virginia is committed to remain a national leader in election cybersecurity

By David Tackett Chief Information OfficerW.V. Secretary of State’s Office
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