Posted: Tuesday, Apr 21st, 2015
BUCKHANNON -- "Any journey you do, like climbing a mountain or swimming the Channel, or running around the world, is nothing compared to life. Life is the adventure. It is the most beautiful adventure when you have happiness, laughter, kids, falling in love, parties, spending time with your friends and it is the most miserable when things go wrong." ...more
Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
BUCKHANNON -- The man who allegedly almost hit Department of Highway workers remained in jail Thursday on a $100,000 bond.
William Workman, 30, of Buckhannon, allegedly ingested synthetic marijuana Tuesday afternoon as he crossed the Poe Bridge heading north on Marion Street, according to the accident report from the Buckhannon Police Department. Workman then began acting erratically, stopping his vehicle ...more
Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
BUCKHANNON -- A witness to a wreck on Marion Street Tuesday afternoon said the driver accelerated through Department of Highways road work -- past a man with a stop sign -- before hitting a tree and fleeing the vehicle.
Jennifer Lee was driving behind the Saturn when the wreck occurred. She said workers "bailed away from the car" as it ...more
Posted: Tuesday, Apr 14th, 2015
BUCKHANNON -- A new version of the fire protection fees ordinance -- this time involving annual gross receipts -- will be drafted by Thursday's meeting for council's review.
Last Thursday at their special meeting, council members were given a copy of proposed fire fees based on gross receipts. City Administrator Michael Doss said this would be easier for the city ...more