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Monday, January 20, 2020

City paving projects expected to pick up next year

BUCKHANNON – Street paving in Buckhannon will be light this year but should pick up next year after the 1 percent sales...

U.S. Census Bureau official asks county commission to form Complete Count Committee

BUCKHANNON – It’s almost time for the 2020 Census, and officials with the United States Census Bureau want residents to be ready...

Capito tells Lincoln Day Dinner crowd she’s proud to support Trump

BUCKHANNON – The first woman ever elected to United States Senate from the State of West Virginia said she’s proud to support...

Regional airport terminal’s construction on track to wrap up by May’s end

BUCKHANNON – With just a slight delay due to poor weather conditions, officials with the Buckhannon-Upshur Airport Authority board are anticipating the...

Buckhannon fire chief contemplates how to fill staffing needs after SAFER grant application is...

BUCKHANNON – In any conversation with J.B. Kimble, it quickly becomes apparent the Buckhannon fire chief has numbers and percentages floating through...

City taps local emergency planning expert Jeff Harvey as a ‘Buckhannon Ambassador’

BUCKHANNON – City officials last week recognized one of the top emergency planning experts in the county and state for his unique...

Buckhannon Toyota donates $5K to B-UHS softball’s ‘Field of Dreams’ campaign

BUCKHANNON -- Buckhannon Toyota donated $5,000 Saturday for the Buckhannon-Upshur High School Girls' Softball 'Field of Dreams.' Committee...

Animal Outreach Project assists with more than 300 pet surgeries in 2018

BUCKHANNON – For the past four years, a local nonprofit has put time and effort into reducing the number of animals that enter the...

City council pumps brakes on potential raises for mayor, council members

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon City Council won’t pursue giving council members or the mayor salary increases – at least not now.

City tax bill dies in the House of Delegates, but 1 percent sales tax...

BUCKHANNON – A bid to pass a bill that would have permitted the City of Buckhannon to institute a 1 percent municipal...