Hometown heroes: Golden Horseshoe winner dubbed Ladies and Knights in Jawbone Park Thursday
Buckhannon Mayor David McCauley uses a sword to dub Madolyn Long a Lady of the Golden Horseshoe. Madolyn was one of four winners recognized Thursday at Jawbone Park during the Golden Horseshoe Day. McCauley used a sword on loan from Upshur County Assistant Superintendent Dr. Debra Harrison – which was one of her son’s swords from West Point. Harrison is also a recipient of the Golden Horseshoe Pin and was inducted into the society when she was in school.

Hometown heroes: Golden Horseshoe winner dubbed Ladies and Knights in Jawbone Park Thursday

BUCKHANNON – Four eighth-grade students from Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School on Thursday were dubbed Ladies and Knights of the Golden Horseshoe, an honor bestowed on West Virginia students who test highest…

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Police: Medical condition may have caused one-vehicle rollover in Tennerton
Firefighters and other emergency medical personnel clean up after extricating a 68-year-old Buckhannon man from a one-vehicle rollover Friday just before noon. Police believe the driver may have lost consciousness due to a medical condition prior to hitting a parked car and rolling over.

Police: Medical condition may have caused one-vehicle rollover in Tennerton

TENNERTON – A 68-year-old Buckhannon man had to be extricated from a vehicle and life-flighted after hitting a parked car and rolling. The wreck happened on Route 20 South Friday…

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Man arrested for allegedly fleeing while DUI following high-speed chase that began in Beverly
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Man arrested for allegedly fleeing while DUI following high-speed chase that began in Beverly

BUCKHANNON – A Buckhannon man was arrested on three felony charges Thursday night after allegedly leading police on a high-speed pursuit that originated on the Beverly Five-Lane and wound its…

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Upshur County Schools awarded grant to construct dual purpose outdoor classroom, eating area at B-UHS
Rendering of a potential outdoor eating space/outdoor classroom at Buckhannon-Upshur High School. The announcement of a grant for the project was discussed during Tuesday’s Upshur County BOE meeting. / Submitted photo

Upshur County Schools awarded grant to construct dual purpose outdoor classroom, eating area at B-UHS

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County Board of Education members on Tuesday received word about a grant awarded to Upshur County Schools designed to enhance learning and social time at Buckhannon-Upshur High…

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Upshur County Schools bids farewell to four administrators with a combined total of 100-plus years of experience
Clockwise from top right: Longtime Upshur County Schools administrators Carla Rogers, Randy Hardman, Jeanne Bennett and George Carver plan to retire at the end of this school year. / Submitted photos

Upshur County Schools bids farewell to four administrators with a combined total of 100-plus years of experience

BUCKHANNON – At the end of this school year, Upshur County Schools will be saying goodbye and thank you to four members of their administrative team. These four – business…

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