Wednesday May 15
24 indicted by Upshur County grand jury
An Upshur County grand jury handed down a six-count indictment on sexually related charges to a local couple accused of getting a teenaged girl drunk and photographing her in explicit acts.
Tue May 14, 2013
Area attorney sentenced to priso...
A Belington attorney has been sentenced to federal prison for billing the state of West Virginia for services that she did not perform.
Principal receives honor
Union Elementary School principal Dr. Sara Stankus thought her students were focusing on the annual WESTEST Monday, so she could not fathom the reason she was being summoned to the gymnasium.
Mon May 13, 2013
Man's Walk for Hunger will hit area
A man on a Walk for Hunger through all 55 counties in West Virginia soon will come to this part of the state.
Tourism leaders joining a three-county program
Tourism leaders along Corridor H are banding together in a regional effort to bring travelers to the three-county area.
Fri May 10, 2013
Horse and Carriage Parade to hel...
The United Horseman's Association Equestrian Team from Virginia will highlight Saturday's second annual Horse and Carriage Parade down Strawberry Lane in Buckhannon.
He was born April 7, 1934, in Upshur County, a son of the late William Forrest and Loverna Pearl Armstrong Landis.
Wed May 08, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Horse and carriage parade a 'berry' good idea
More than 50 carriages are expected for Saturday's Horse and Carriage Parade at the West Virginia Strawberry Festival in Buckhannon.
Tue May 07, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Area farm dinners offer feast from fields
If you love great locally sourced food, fine wine and good company - all enjoyed against a backdrop of sweeping views of West Virginia's rolling farmland - have I got a few ideas for you! West Virginia's own farm-to-table ambassador, Chef Dale Hawkins, will start welcoming guests at a monthly farm dinner series as he turns his Upshur County Fish ... (more)
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Murder-for-hire trial postponed
The trial of two men allegedly involved in what investigators believe is a murder-for-hire plot has been delayed at the request of the prosecuting attorney.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Upshur County Layoffs
Buckhannon, Upshur County , West Virginia Officials with the Corhart Refractories plant in Buckhannon say up to 64 of the plant's 150 employees will be temporarily laid off starting July 1. Corhart makes refractory products for the glass industry.
Buckhannon resident acquitted in child abuse trial
A jury on Friday acquitted a Buckhannon man of a child abuse resulting in death charge after deliberating less than three hours over two days in Upshur County Circuit Court.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Mining officials respond to Rockefeller's bill
While applauding the efforts of two West Virginia senators hoping to improve the safety of America's coal miners, a spokesman for an industry organization was critical of the bill introduced to Congress for the fourth time in three years.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Job seminars coming to library
The Community Connect Foundation of Charleston, in partnership with the West Virginia Library Commission and the West Virginia Association of Counties, will host a series of job development seminars at the Upshur County Public Library Monday and Tuesday.