Caroline’s Closet’s new West Virginia-themed line was designed, printed and is now for sale here in Upshur County
Caroline's Closet's new Just South of Lilly collection was designed and printed locally here in Buckhannon. Find items at the store's location in the Northridge Plaza or online at carolinescloset.net. / Photo courtesy Caroline's Closet

Caroline’s Closet’s new West Virginia-themed line was designed, printed and is now for sale here in Upshur County

BUCKHANNON – The specialty clothing boutique, Caroline’s Closet, recently launched a locally made West Virginia-themed clothing line known as the Just South Lilly Inspired Collection.…

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Ready for a reboot: Generation Upshur seeking  members who want to ‘work, live and give’
Generation Upshur hosted its first organizational meeting Tuesday, but if you weren't there, new members are still welcome to join. Pictured, from left, are Callie Cronin Sams, Ethan Butler, Brian Bergstrom, Katie Loudin, Amanda Hayes, Graham Godwin, Michael Ruffing and Jared Stocking.

Ready for a reboot: Generation Upshur seeking members who want to ‘work, live and give’

BUCKHANNON – Generation Upshur hosted its first meeting in some time Tuesday after a hiatus. Regional Manager with Generation West Virginia Brittany Hicks said she…

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DNR’s Hunter Education program teaches middle-schoolers vital outdoorsmanship skills
A Hunter Education Program, presented by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources volunteers and Natural Resources Police Officers, wrapped up on Friday at Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School. Approximately 35 students completed the course, which is a requirement for West Virginia residents age 15 and older who wish to obtain a hunting license. Kit Tressler, pictured above, is one of the volunteers who helped teach these sessions at B-UMS – the first classes offered there for students in quite a few years.

DNR’s Hunter Education program teaches middle-schoolers vital outdoorsmanship skills

BUCKHANNON – Sometimes, the most engaging type of learning occurs in non-traditional forms. Upshur County Board of Education member Alan Suder has been requesting that…

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Freddie and Phil sing spring
A large crowd of onlookers -- some from as far away as California -- gather at the West Virginia Wildlife Center Sunday morning to witness French Creek Freddie's prognostication firsthand.

Freddie and Phil sing spring

FRENCH CREEK – Any day spent at the West Virginia State Wildlife Center is a great day but today, Sunday, Feb. 2 was an especially…

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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…

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