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Monica Zalaznik

Buckhannon man pleads guilty to third-degree sexual assault

BUCKHANNNON – A Buckhannon man faces a potential sentence of several years in jail after pleading guilty to sexual assault in the third degree in Upshur County Circuit Court Wednesday. Minter W. Humphrey, 57, pleaded guilty via an information to the […]

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Monica Zalaznik

WVU Medicine rep: Telemedicine services prove beneficial to both patients, pediatric specialists in West Virginia

BUCKHANNON – WVU Medicine has expanded pediatric telemedicine services to Buckhannon. Dr. Charles Mullett, chair of the WVU Department of Pediatrics, attended the Sept. 21 Rotary Club of Buckhannon-Upshur meeting to discuss the new program and why it was necessary. […]

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Monica Zalaznik

We snagged a PS5: Here’s what you need to know

Editor’s note: Our resident gaming expert, Monica Zalaznik, takes a break from her regular beats to bring you some perspective on whether it’s worth the hassle (and the online wait) to secure a Sony PlayStation 5. BUCKHANNON – The PlayStation […]

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Water runs out of a garage on Myrna Street.
Brian Bergstrom

Myrna Street residents approach city council about Jawbone Run flooding concerns

BUCKHANNON – Heavy rains have led to flooding around Buckhannon several times this summer, prompting one group of local residents to approach city council with concerns over the condition of a creek that runs behind several homes in the western […]

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Katie Kuba

Former city employee files lawsuit alleging wrongful termination, civil rights violations

BUCKHANNON – A former city employee has sued the City of Buckhannon, alleging wrongful termination and violation of her constitutional rights to free speech and due process. Upshur County resident Laura Foulks, a seasonal Street Department employee who worked for […]

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Monica Zalaznik

Shoe Sensation collecting socks for seniors through Sept. 25

TENNERTON – Shoe Sensation is gathering socks for the Upshur County Senior Center through Sept. 25. Shoe Sensation store manager Genevia Jenkins said the senior center makes Christmas baskets for the seniors and one of their most-needed items were socks, […]

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