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Cantley to speak at Wesleyan commencement
Dr. Lewis Cantley Jr. class of '71, American cell biologist and biochemist, will deliver the key-note address during West Virginia Wesleyan College's commencement ceremony, slated for 10 a.m. May 10 in the John D. Rockefeller IV Physical Education Center on the Buckhannon campus.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Escaped prisoner caught in Upshu...
Sandra Williams, 34, a prisoner who escaped from the Huntington Work Release program about six months ago, was captured Saturday at a residence on Wilson Hollow Road near Audra State Park, police said.
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U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller says a lot has changed since he first ran for public office in 1966 and won a seat in the West Virginia House of Delegates.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
State Police Arrest Escapee From Huntington Work Release Center
An inmate who escaped from the Huntington Work Release Center is back in custody and facing new charges.
Volunteer corps to form in Buckhannon
Police Chief Matt Gregory last week announced the upcoming formation of an all-volunteer wing of the Buckhannon Police Department.
More than 3,500 people attended what is likely the ultimate Easter Egg experience Saturday at Freal "Red" Crites Memorial Stadium.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Mayor seeks public input
Mayor Kenny Davidson on Thursday called for input from the public regarding Buckhannon City Council's practice of reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and observing a moment of silence during its meetings - a practice that was discontinued in March, city officials said.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Mark Paul Griffith
Mark Paul Griffith, 41, a resident of Elkins, departed this life as the Angels came to take him home, Tuesday, afternoon, April 15, 2014, at the University of Maryland Medical Center at Baltimore.
Karen Kay Hull
Karen Kay Hull, 59, of Buckhannon, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at her home. She was born Oct. 25, 1954, in Buckhannon, a daughter of the late Waugh H. and Eva Ruth Cogar Hoffman.
Philippi Council considers new fee
Philippi City Council is considering attaching a new fee onto moving ticket violations within city limits to raise revenue, officials said.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Flower show set at festival
"A Traditional Festival of Fun with New Beginnings," a standard flower show, will be presented by the Fred Brooks Garden Club of Buckhannon during the West Virginia Strawberry Festival.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Buckhannon art gallery reopens doors
After months of planning, the newly re-branded Artistry on Main gallery officially opened Friday, exhibiting new artists and changes that officials and members say they hope will move the gallery toward the future.
Dellis R. Vawter
He was born Nov. 11, 1927, in Buckhannon, a son of the late Denzle Ray and June Matilda Pennington Vawter.
Eleanor R. Harris
Eleanor R. "Shorty" Harris, 75, of Buckhannon, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at her home while under the care of St. Joseph's Hospice.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Community garden slated in Buckhannon
Create Buckhannon members have been abuzz about the concept for months, although the idea came up years ago.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Buckhannon roadwork to continue
Due to the rainy weather and subsequent inability to get blacktop on Monday, it is necessary to extend the dates for road maintenance on Main Street in Buckhannon by one day.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Last week, Buckhannon City Council discussed an ordinance not only governing the abatement of methamphetamine labs, but one that would establish a registry of those involved in manufacturing the dangerous drug.
St. Joseph's achieves critical access status
St. Joseph's Hospital of Buckhannon was awarded Critical Access Hospital status on April 2 following a year-long application and preparation process leading up to a survey by the Office of Health Facility Licensure and Certification on behalf of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid .
Cash Mob set for Wednesday
Hometown Market is located on the corner of South Florida Street and College Avenue in downtown Buckhannon and will feature Easter specials during the monthly Cash Mob event.