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Monday, November 18, 2019

Number of children in West Virginia’s foster care system — now up to 8,000...

BUCKHANNON – Approximately 8,000 children are now in foster care in West Virginia – about 800 more than this time in 2018...

A second life for jack-o’-lanterns: Creative ways to repurpose fall and Halloween pumpkins

BUCKHANNON – The fun of Halloween trick-or-treating, dressing up and consuming gobs of sweet treats is over – and we’ve even lived...

Upshur resident requests countywide ordinance to address neighborhood noise

BUCKHANNON – An Upshur County resident requested the adoption of a countywide public nuisance ordinance following issues with excessive noise in her...

Optometrist Dr. Larry Williams reflects on 41-year career as he heads into retirement

BUCKHANNON – When Dr. Larry Williams moved to Buckhannon in 1978, fresh out of optometry school, he could have never foreseen how...

Upshur County honors veterans, remembering their service and sacrifices

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County community gathered to honor veterans with a parade through downtown Buckhannon and various other events on Monday.

Upshur County Recreation Complex committee invites public to inaugural Turkey Trot 5K

BUCKHANNON -- Trot first, eat turkey later! The Upshur County Recreation Complex fundraising committee is inviting the Buckhannon-Upshur community...

City fire department recognizes first volunteer to attain captain rank

BUCKHANNON -- For the the first time in its history, the Buckhannon Fire Department celebrated a volunteer member achieving the rank of...

City prepares for possible legal action over utility dispute with county commission

BUCKHANNON – The City of Buckhannon and Upshur County Commission could be headed for a legal battle over the county’s recent decision...

Slaughter: West Virginia leads the nation in cases of diabetes

BUCKHANNON – West Virginia has the highest number of diabetics in the nation. Representative from the Tennerton Lions...