Navigating ‘uncharted territory’: Upshur County Schools’ staff rallies to provide food, a sense of normalcy for students

BUCKHANNON – When Upshur County School officials learned the schools would be closing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they did not panic. Instead, they tried to put into place all…

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RCES students learn about personal finance at Citizens Bank
B-UHS Personal Finance students help Rock Cave Elementary Students learn about banking and finance Wednesday during a joint visit to the high school and Citizens Bank of West Virginia in Buckhannon. Students in Christy Dean’s personal finance class toured the facility as they learned what happens behind the scenes at a bank and some banking careers.

RCES students learn about personal finance at Citizens Bank

BUCKHANNON – On Wednesday, fifth-grade students from Rock Cave Elementary School traveled to Buckhannon-Upshur High School to meet with students in Christy Dean’s Personal Finance Class – then both groups…

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A day on the Underground Railroad: Harriet Tubman comes to life for BAES students
Buckhannon Academy Elementary School fourth- and fifth-grade students learn of the life of Harriet Tubman Monday as portrayed by Ilene Evans. The event was sponsored by the Alpha Beta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International Society of Key Women Educators and was organized in coordination with History Alive! and Voices from the Earth.

A day on the Underground Railroad: Harriet Tubman comes to life for BAES students

BUCKHANNON – Students in fourth and fifth grades at Buckhannon Academy Elementary School on Monday learned about Harriet Tubman, who escaped from slavery before the American Civil War – and…

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