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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Drop everything meow: Oct. 29 is National Cat Day!

BUCKHANNON – Anyone who has kittens or cats realizes that every day of the week is ‘cat day.’ You may even celebrate “Caturday” every weekend. But...
Daniel Stein

WVWC grad among those killed in Pittsburgh shooting

BUCKHANNON -- A 1969 graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College was among the 11 people killed inside a Squirrel Hill synagogue on Saturday. “We are...

Council to consider nondiscrimination ordinance in December or January

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon City Council will consider an ordinance that would outlaw discrimination based on sexuality in public accommodations – including housing, employment and...
Canned Goods

Trick-or-Treat for Canned Goods

It’s that time of year again! West Virginia Wesleyan College will be hosting Trick-or-Treat for Canned Goods again during normal Buckhannon city Trick-or-Treat hours (6...

For sale: Boy Scout camp, asking $1.3M

ELLAMORE – Camp Mahonegon is up for sale. Locally known as simply the Boy Scout camp, the area has for decades served as a natural...

Get to know Upshur County Schools’ new superintendent, Dr. Sara Stankus

BUCKHANNON – Dr. Sara Lewis Stankus, Superintendent of Upshur County Schools, quoted Mark Twain in her opening speech to Upshur County School employees. Twain said,...
Stars

Wesleyan and W.Va. SPOT to sponsor Universe in the Park

BUCKHANNON -- West Virginia Wesleyan College and the West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team (WV SPOT) are sponsoring a Universe in the Park event...
Court Judge Gavel

Upshur County man sentenced for his role in a firearms conspiracy

ELKINS, W.Va. – Timothy Glen Woods, of French Creek, West Virginia, was sentenced this week to 27 months incarceration for his role in a...
BUHS Grant

B-UHS gets $20k grant for coding and design computers

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon-Upshur High School instructor Sarah Wamsley accepted a $20,000 grant Wednesday to help with the Digital Buccaneers, a Business CTE Simulated Workplace...

Upshur BOE schedules levy renewal election for Jan. 19

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County Board of Education members voted unanimously to approve Saturday, Jan. 19 as the renewal date for the school levy during...




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