Posted: Tuesday, Jun 30th, 2015
FRENCH CREEK -- Barrel racing is gaining in popularity in the Mountain State with several districts hosting competitions.
The National Barrel Horse Association District 3 restarted over the last year or so after a several year absence due to the interest, according to director Roger Ferguson. District 3 includes Upshur, Barbour, Braxton, Brooke, Doddridge, Hancock, Harrison, Marion, ...more
Posted: Sunday, Jun 28th, 2015
BUCKHANNON -- A lot can change in 50 years. Smitty's Suzuki owner Ron C. Smith knows that, and he knows the trick to maintaining a business, and keeping it successful, is to stay malleable as times shift.
Smith opened a pawnshop on Florida Street in 1963, right after he exited the Marine Corp. He worked out of a 15-foot by ...more
Modified: Thursday, Jun 25th, 2015
BUCKHANNON -- A freelance researcher and journalist claims he was denied access to documents in the circuit clerk's office while wearing a GoPro camera.
Jay Lawrence Smith filed a petition for a writ of mandamus against circuit clerk Brian Gaudet and the Upshur County Circuit Clerk's office Monday. ...more