Upshur County Newswire (Page 8)

Upshur County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Upshur County, WV. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 216 in Upshur County, WV

  1. Top townRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... on the 2013 U.S. Census. The ranking is a great recognition for the city, said Laura Meadows, director of the Upshur County Convention and Visitors Bureau. "It was wonderful to see Buckhannon compared to beautiful towns across the country. And to ...


  2. Buckhannon ranked among best small towns in AmericaRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... respected ranking lists. The ranking is a great recognition for the city, said Laura Meadows, director of the Upshur County Convention and Visitors Bureau. "And to show that we're a top contender as a place people like to visit," she said. ...


  3. Buckhannon Council slates town hall meetingRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    Buckhannon City Council worked through a light agenda during Thursday's meeting at City Hall but scheduled several important meetings during which key issues facing the city will be discussed.


  4. Lewis drug sweep nets 13 arrestsRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... made within Weston; however, arrests were also made in the southern portion of Lewis County. Additionally, the Upshur County Sheriff's Office, with the assistance of the Buckhannon Police department, made a felony drug arrest in Upshur County. Taken ...


  5. Community SupportRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... business, both large and small. While FRN partners with many organizations that provide services, from the Upshur County Literacy Volunteers to Mountain CAP of West Virginia, Director Joyce Harris-Thacker said the donation from Dominion was further ...


  6. Dominion donates to agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... resources. The Inter-Mountain photo by Roger Adkins Officials from Dominion Resources present a check to the Upshur County Family Resource Network Wednesday. From left are Rocky Stover of Dominion, Linda Feola, Idress Gooden, Joyce Harris-Thacker, ...


  7. James J. - Red' OgdenRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... wars and was a life member of French Creek Disabled American Veterans Chapter 36. He was retired from the Upshur County Board of Education where he was employed as a bus driver for 20 years. The family will receive friends Thursday, Feb. 5, from 3-6 ...


  8. West Virginia's French Creek Freddie predicts early spring on Groundhog DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    While Punxsutawney Phil predicted six more weeks of winter Monday, another woodland prognosticator in West Virginia provided a different analysis. French Creek Freddie did not see his shadow after coming out of his home at the West Virginia Wildlife Center in Upshur County, meaning an early spring if you believe in the predictive powers of a Marmota monax.


  9. Spend Groundhog Day with French Creek Freddie at the West Virginia...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Huntington News

    For the 37th year, French Creek Freddie, the state's official weather prognosticating groundhog, will be the star of the show on Monday, Feb. 2, at the West Virginia Wildlife Center at French Creek in Upshur County. Each Groundhog Day, a Wildlife Center staff member awakens the rodent and brings him out of his winter hibernation box to allow him to look for his shadow and predict the severity of the remaining six weeks of winter.


  10. Victim in Upshur car accident diesRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    One person died and two remain hospitalized as a result of a single-vehicle crash on Stoney Run Road, according to the Upshur County Sheriff's Department.


  11. Opal SkidmoreRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    Opal K. Skidmore was born April 20, 1944, and went into eternal rest Jan. 11, 2015, after a lengthy illness where she passed away peacefully in Brian Center Hospice of Weaverville, N.C. Opal attended the Upshur County Schools, then went on to work on and off as a nurse's aide in the Upshur County area, then to later become a homemaker.


  12. Four injured in Upshur wreckRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    Local officials responded to a single-vehicle accident in Upshur County Tuesday involving four passengers that resulted in multiple injuries.


  13. Wesleyan students working to improve recyclingRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    A group of West Virginia Wesleyan students is hoping to increase recycling at the college, and will get off to a good start thanks to the Upshur County Solid Waste Authority.


  14. Group talks parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Farrell said. "If you're bringing in a lot of money inefficiently, how much can you bring in efficiently?" Upshur County citizens brainstorm ways to improve their community at the weekly meet -and-greet hosted by Create Buckhannon at CJ Maggies. ...


  15. Commissioners to meet for first time in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    At its first meeting of 2015, and the first for new Pct. 2 Commissioner Don Gross, Upshur County Commissioners Court on Thursday will open and consider acting on bids for road and bridge materials.


  16. Upshur Citizens Firefighter Academy setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... on a regular basis. Average citizens rarely get the same opportunity. But thanks to the Fifth Annual Upshur County Citizens Firefighter Academy, area residents will have a chance to see through the eyes of a firefighter. The academy will be held ...


  17. Man sentenced in plot to kill Buckhannon residentRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Marietta Times

    Media outlets report that Rodolpho Villagomez Correa received the maximum 40-year sentence for second-degree murder on Tuesday in Upshur County Circuit Court. He also was sentenced to five years on a conspiracy charge.


  18. Upshur grand jury indicts 23Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    A Buckhannon man was indicted on a felony malicious assault charge by an Upshur County grand jury Tuesday, the same day a judge denied a motion to reduce his bond.


  19. Around the RegionRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... of the American Legion. The Buckhannon Convention and Visitors Bureau will meet at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Upshur County Development Authority office on Main Street. The community organization Create Buckhannon will be held at noon Thursday on the ...


  20. Former AB student enters guilty pleaRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... before posting bond, as well as a $100 fine and $2,500 in restitution to the victim. Henning, as well as Upshur County Prosecuting Attorney David Godwin and Smith's attorney, Kourtney Ryan, agreed it was a major break for the 19-year-old. The fight ...