Chief Matt Gregory’s mentor, Fred Gaudet, honored posthumously at Webb Grubb Police Officer Recognition Day
Members of the family of the late law enforcement officer, Fred Gaudet, gather in front of the newly unveiled Wall of Blue. Gaudet was honored posthumously at Wednesday's Webb Grubb Police Officer Recognition Day.

Chief Matt Gregory’s mentor, Fred Gaudet, honored posthumously at Webb Grubb Police Officer Recognition Day

BUCKHANNON – The City of Buckhannon’s third annual Webb Grubb Police Officer Recognition Day honored Chief Fred Gaudet, who served as a mentor to current…

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Strawberry Queen Cassidy Myers and King Joseph Robinson begin fruitful reign Wednesday during WVSF Coronation
The 2019 West Virginia Strawberry Festival King Joseph Robinson and Queen Cassidy Myers leave the stage Wednesday after being crowned during the WVSF's coronation at South Buckhannon Mission Church. This is the 78th year for the Strawberry Festival, which runs through Sunday.

Strawberry Queen Cassidy Myers and King Joseph Robinson begin fruitful reign Wednesday during WVSF Coronation

BUCKHANNON -- The venue may have been new, but the tradition of crowning the West Virginia Strawberry Festival queen-elect and king-elect is now officially 78…

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Light controller malfunction at elementary school causes brief evacuation
Firefighter Ethan Smith puts away hose following a brief fire scare at Buckhannon Academy Elementary School Wednesday morning. Although there was some smoke, no actual fire broke out.

Light controller malfunction at elementary school causes brief evacuation

BUCKHANNON -- Buckhannon Academy Elementary School students and staff were evacuated Wednesday morning after a malfunctioning light controller in the building's boiler room began smoking.…

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Team of four Belgian horses bolt near end of WVSF Horse and Carriage Parade
A team of four Belgian horses from Pennsylvania got spooked and took off during the end of the Horse and Carriage Parade Saturday. Although the horses caused damage to this Ford pick-up truck, the riders are OK, according to 2019 WVSF president Sandra Bennett, who said they suffered only minor injuries. / Photo courtesy of Susan Harsh

Team of four Belgian horses bolt near end of WVSF Horse and Carriage Parade

BUCKHANNON – While thousands of spectators and participants along Strawberry Lane enjoyed Saturday’s Horse and Carriage Parade, by the end of the 1.5-mile route, four…

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