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Best lights around: 9 College Avenue!

December 12, 2018
BUCKHANNON, WV: The home at 9 College Avenue is this week’s winner of the Winter Wonderland Wagon Rides “Best Decorated” award–congratulations and thank you! Over two hundred thirty people came out on Saturday to take…

City receives Gateway West grant award of $213,623; Accessible sidewalk projects continue to improve downtown walkability

December 11, 2018
BUCKHANNON, WV: A new grant award of $213,623 will help the City extend ADA-accessible sidewalks westward along Main Street and beyond to the neighborhoods of Riley Heights and toward Leggitt Addition. Residents of these communities…

Now hiring: Probationary Police Officer

December 11, 2018
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Buckhannon 2025: Survey and Public Forum this Evening at Public Safety Complex

December 10, 2018
The City needs your input: Please complete survey for Buckhannon 2025 plan and attend a community forum December 6, 2018 BUCKHANNON, WV: What is important to you as a resident of Buckhannon? The City’s Planning…

Happy Chanukah!

December 6, 2018
  BUCKHANNON, WV: We marked the beginning of Chanukah at Jawbone Park this past Monday and enjoyed learning about the history of the Jewish holiday. Daya Masada led the event and brought dreidels and golden…

Best lights around: A Governor’s Inn! Who will win this week?

December 6, 2018
BUCKHANNON, WV: A Governor’s Inn on East Main Street received the award for best holiday lights and decor during week one of the City’s Winter Wonderland Wagon Rides. Who will win for our second round?…

Congratulations, Troy “Buddy” Brady!

December 6, 2018
BUCKHANNON, WV: One thing is sure: Troy “Buddy” Brady, our 13th Service to Youth Champion Honoree, has always been a good buddy to the youth of Buckhannon. Brady celebrated his retirement from the Upshur County Commission, and…

Day of Mourning and Remembrance for former President George H. W. Bush

December 5, 2018
BUCKHANNON, WV: Today, the City mourns with the rest of the country on the day of former President George H.W. Bush’s funeral. While we chose to remain open, the funeral service will be aired in…

Miracle on 34th Street coming to downtown Buckhannon Dec. 13 – 16

December 4, 2018
From ART26201 The Buckhannon Community Theatre presents Miracle on 34th Street, the heartwarming holiday play based on the popular films by the same name. In the play, Kris Kringle, an old man in a retirement home,…

Join us for the lighting of the menorah at Jawbone Park today!

December 3, 2018
BUCKHANNON, WV: Today, we will be joining members of the Jewish community in town to light the menorah in honor of the second day of Chanukah, which is celebrated from December 2 through December 10…