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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Council approves ban of live animals as carnival prizes in city limits

BUCKHANNON – Goldfish will be gone from carnival games come next West Virginia Strawberry Festival – not to mention iguanas, birds and...

Read all about it: Norkos the only pair of married library directors in the...

BUCKHANNON – Throughout the world, it’s not uncommon for folks who are in the same profession to be married.

New local company to apply for one of just 10 available licenses to grow,...

BUCKHANNON – An Upshur County business is partnering with a multi-state CBD expert to apply for one of the first licenses to...
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Drug dealer found guilty of ‘horrific crime’ involving dismembered body

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – After a nine-day trial, a federal jury found Terrick Robinson, of Cartersville, Georgia, guilty of drug distribution resulting in...

Saint-Gobain ‘has every intention’ of recalling 50-plus employees affected by recent layoffs

BUCKHANNON – A local manufacturing company is in the process of laying off more than 50 employees, it notified the City of...

Elementary students compete for a chance to represent Upshur County at regional math field...

BUCKHANNON – Tuesday may have seemed like any other winter day to most people, but those who work in Upshur County Schools...

Stankus: Upshur Stars program showcases standout talent, effort in school system, community

TENNERTON – On two Tuesdays a month, Upshur County Schools Superintendent Dr. Sara Lewis Stankus doles out Upshur Stars awards at county...

Election 2020: What’s up in Upshur County

City of Buckhannon (nonpartisan)Mayor, recorder and three council seats open Mike Bodnar -- MayorDavid W. McCauley -- Mayor...

Police chief: Increase in bicycle thefts likely tied to addiction epidemic

BUCKHANNON – An increase of bike thefts in the past two months may be linked to the addiction epidemic, according to Buckhannon’s...

Moms Clean ‘Air Force’ to mobilize around environmental initiatives Friday

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon resident Leah Barbor recently accepted a position with Moms Clean Air Force, which is a national environmental group focused...