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The State of the City

January 3, 2019 The beginning of our new year poses a timely opportunity for us to look ahead, to consider our future. I continue to...

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...
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...
Rapking

Advent Longings: Pondering Strasbourg

By Rev. Alicia Randolph Rapking Parish House Director It is an Advent night, cold and dark and quiet, with an edge of longing darting through my...
Robbie Martin

Del. Martin: West Virginia cannot afford to let Atlantic Coast Pipeline go idle

By Carl "Robbie" Martin W.Va. Delegate, District 45 Once again, West Virginia sits at a crossroads. Down one path we can find economic vitality. Down the...
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...
Self defense

From the desk of Chief Gregory: We can teach you skills that might save...

BUCKHANNON -- No matter where in the world you may find yourself – whether it be in a large city or somewhere much smaller...

WVWC Planetarium show, “The Incredible Sun,” shines brightly

Editor's note: My Buckhannon news correspondent Beth Christian Broschart attended West Virginia Wesleyan College's Nov. 17 planetarium show about "The Incredible Sun." Below, she...
Christmas Cookies

Turkey Tales: Over the river and through the woods

My last but not least ancient family recipe. This one is from my adored granny, Clara Gaston. One day every year before Christmas was...
Turkeys

Turkey Tales: The life and times of Pecky and Perchy, Part II

Editor’s note: This Thanksgiving, My Buckhannon contributor Ann Bergstrom is bringing readers a series of her favorite recipes leading up to Turkey Day itself. Today's...