Upshur County Public Library ‘ramping up’ for 25th annual fundraiser dinner
Upshur County Library Director Paul Norko and business manager Connie Cutright

Upshur County Public Library ‘ramping up’ for 25th annual fundraiser dinner

TENNERTON – The Upshur County Public Library is ramping up preparation efforts for its famous fundraiser dinner featuring West Virginia’s wildest onion. The library’s annual ramp dinner is a quarter…

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Gubernatorial candidate Stephen Smith says ‘West Virginia Can’t Wait’
Stephen Smith addressed Upshur County residents' questions during a town-hall-style meeting Thursday evening.

Gubernatorial candidate Stephen Smith says ‘West Virginia Can’t Wait’

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County met a 2020 West Virginia gubernatorial candidate face-to-face at a town hall meeting Thursday. Stephen Smith is a Democrat running for governor of West Virginia in…

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Buckhannon City Council passes budget balanced at $4.5 million
Mayor David McCauley and councilman CJ Rylands at Thursday's meeting. Council voted to unanimously pass a 2019-2020 FY budget balanced at about $4.5 million.

Buckhannon City Council passes budget balanced at $4.5 million

BUCKHANNON – Following a series of working sessions, Buckhannon City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a 2019-2020 budget with little discussion. City finance and administrative director Amberle Jenkins said council…

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Mayor: Buckhannon Rotary Club’s $10k donation drives SYCC capital campaign up to about $280k
The Buckhannon Rotary Club pledged $10,000 to the Stockert Youth & Community Center's capital campaign to raise money for a new multi-purpose gymnasium/auditorium in March 2019. In the wake of its recent disbandment, the club donated another $5,000 to the project for a total of over $15,000.

Mayor: Buckhannon Rotary Club’s $10k donation drives SYCC capital campaign up to about $280k

BUCKHANNON – Members of the Stockert Youth & Community Center Board didn’t mince words Thursday night, as they received the latest major donation – this time from the Buckhannon Rotary…

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Dr. Joseph Reed named one of the BEST volunteers in Buckhannon
Mayor David McCauley, at right, presents Dr. Joseph Reed with the sixth-ever BEST award to recognize his volunteerism and community spirit.

Dr. Joseph Reed named one of the BEST volunteers in Buckhannon

BUCKHANNON – You might know him as a tireless champion of tobacco use prevention efforts in and around Upshur County. You might know him as the medical director of the…

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In Like a Lion

As bouts of thundersnow rumbled through Upshur County on Friday afternoon, we were busy cleaning out some photos from the winter months. Here are a few My Buckhannon founder Brian…

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