B-UHS biology class to establish learning trail along the Upshur County Trails project
Biology teacher Beatrice Burnside and her Biology 2 class pose for a photo with Upshur County commissioners Sam Nolte, Kristie Tenney and president Terry Cutright.

B-UHS biology class to establish learning trail along the Upshur County Trails project

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Commission approved a request from a Buckhannon-Upshur High School biology class to implement a learning trail on the mountain biking, hiking and running Upshur County…

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FHA sous chef: ‘Don’t be scared of the critter stew’ at Groundhog Festival
Fish Hawk Acres Sous Chef Jonathan Hicks and French Creek Freddie -- the mascot -- decked out for the opening of the Groundhog Festival.

FHA sous chef: ‘Don’t be scared of the critter stew’ at Groundhog Festival

ROCK CAVE – The fifth annual Groundhog Festival opened with a visit from French Creek Freddie – the mascot – and critter stew. The opening ceremony to the Groundhog Festival…

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Ready for Freddie? A recap of all the happenings before — and after — the furry meteorologist’s emergence
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Ready for Freddie? A recap of all the happenings before — and after — the furry meteorologist’s emergence

Editor's Note: This article was written by My Buckhannon contributor Kim F. Howard Winter has finally settled in, and French Creek Freddie is still in deep slumber, but despite the…

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Commission declares Upshur County a ‘Second Amendment sanctuary’
Pictured, from left, commissioners Sam Nolte, Kristie Tenney and commission president Terry Cutright discuss a resolution declaring Upshur County a Second Amendment sanctuary.

Commission declares Upshur County a ‘Second Amendment sanctuary’

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Commission on Thursday voted to approve a resolution declaring Upshur County a ‘Second Amendment sanctuary.’ The resolution says that the commission “is concerned about the…

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French Creek Freddie set to make his seasonal prediction on Super Bowl Sunday
In this photo from 2019, a shadow falls on French Creek Freddie, as he pauses to contemplate the ramifications of his prediction that there were six more weeks of winter on the way.

French Creek Freddie set to make his seasonal prediction on Super Bowl Sunday

ROCK CAVE – The fifth annual weeklong Groundhog Festival kicks off this Friday, Jan. 31 with the opening ceremony and plenty of critter stew being served up at the Banks…

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