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Ware

Ware takes on role at local WIC office

The Elkins-Randolph WIC office recently announced the hiring of Certified Lactation Counselor Debbie Ware. Ware received her CLC certificate in May 2015 through the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice and has counseled countless women in their efforts to have a happy and successful ...

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Boram joins Dr. Snuffer’s office

WESTON — Physician assistant Elizabeth Boram has joined Weston Family Medical Care, the practice of Dr. Rob Snuffer, in Weston. She is originally from northeast Pennsylvania and received both her undergraduate and Physician Assistant Master’s degree from Lock Haven University in ...

Bistro

Market Bistro Open for Business

The Market Bistro, located at 18 N. Kanawha St. in Buckhannon, recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new business. The eatery offers a relaxing dining experience, from homestyle breakfasts to hearty lunches and dinners. Locally grown ingredients, unique ...

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Main Street Job Fair

Vanessa Davis, general manager of Henry G’s Cafe, right, speaks with Samantha Helman about the benefits of a position at Henry G’s during a job fair organized by Elkins Main Street at the Seneca Mall on Monday afternoon.

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Dollar General Re-Opens

Elkins Mayor Van Broughton, center, and Elkins Main Street Executive Director Karen Carper, right, purchase items from Dollar General Store lead key holder and cashier Daniel Tenney Friday night during March’s Main Street First Friday event. The Dollar General Store, located on Third Street ...

Matthew Maynard welcomed by DMC

ELKINS — Davis Medical Center welcomes Matthew Maynard, PA-C to the caregiving team of the DMC Pain Management Center. Maynard, an Elkins native, recently completed his Master of Science in physician assistant studies at Alderson Broaddus University. He received his undergraduate degree in ...

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Chelsey Jones joins Orion Strategies

BUCKHANNON — Orion Strategies welcomes Chelsey Jones to its staff after her tenure as executive director of Elkins Randolph Chamber of Commerce where she significantly increased membership participation in that organization. Prior to her experience there, she served as recruiting manager for ...

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Rotary Social Night

Members of the Buckhannon Rotary Club gather Tuesday evening for a social night. The event, the second the group has conducted, took place at the 88 Restaurant & Lounge. More than 20 Rotarians were in attendance.

Patrick Morrisey announces deal

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced the state’s involvement in a $591 million settlement with Western Union Company, resolving a multistate investigation into consumer usage of the wire transfer service to send money in a wide variety of third-party scams. ...

Two days left to enroll for ACA

Tuesday is the final deadline to enroll in coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. It’s still the open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act but with just two days left, the clock is ticking. West Virginians should act now to make sure they have time to shop, consider their ...

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Warriors in the Field Donations

For every mattress set sold in the month of January, the new America’s Mattress store at 237 S. Kanawha St. in Buckhannon will donate a portion of proceeds to the local veterans group Warriors in the Field. The nonprofit organization coordinates hunting trips for veterans of any age with ...

WVU Cancer Institute gets new director

MORGANTOWN (AP) — Dr. Richard Goldberg, a gastrointestinal cancer expert, has been named the new director of the WVU Cancer Institute. Goldberg comes from Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center, where he is the Klotz Family Professor of Cancer Research, physician-in-chief of the ...

Carl Nichols

DHS executive earns top honor

ELKINS — Carl Nichols, MBA, FACHE, vice president of Professional Services for Davis Health System (DHS) recently became a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders. “The healthcare management field ...

2017 SBA awards nomination due

CLARKSBURG — The United States Small Business Administration’s West Virginia District Director Karen Friel reminds West Virginia small businesses the nomination period for the 2017 National and District Small Business Week Awards closes Jan. 10. Since 1963, National Small Business Week ...

AG Morrisey urges consumer caution

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns consumers to exercise caution when accepting someone’s offer to resolve personal technology issues. Such advice is especially important with many consumers getting used to devices they received as holiday gifts. It is ...

Daily & Vincent

AMT announces ’17 concert series

ELKINS — The American Mountain Theater in Elkins is happy to announce the talent lineup for its 2017 Southern Gospel and Bluegrass Concert Series. The 2017 series will be the ninth consecutive year for these highly successful concerts featuring national recording artists. For the 2017 ...

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MedExpress Cuts Ribbon

Staff members at MedExpress celebrate the official opening of the facility during a ribbon cutting Wednesday. The business, located in the Tygart Valley Shopping Center, offers medical services, including on-site X-rays.

Keys to keeping New Year’s resolution is coaching, support

ELKINS — Every year, millions of Americans resolve to lead healthier lifestyles. Most of them vow to eat healthier meals, exercise more often and lose weight. Despite the best of intentions; however, 90 percent who make those types of resolutions are back to their old, unhealthy habits in a ...

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Business After Hours

The Elkins-Randolph County Chamber of Commerce met at the Tucker-Randolph Children’s Advocacy Center Thursday for their monthly After Hours event. Elkins City Council Fifth Ward Councilmember Linda Vest, left, ERECC Administrative Assistant Cindy Keralis, center, and ERCCC Executive Director ...

Donna K. Mouser

Mouser to retire from Davis Trust Company

ELKINS — Donna K. Mouser, assistant treasurer, is retiring from Davis Trust Company with more than 47 years of service. The Board of Directors and management of Davis Trust Company are pleased to recognize the dedicated service of Mouser who will be retiring on Friday. Mouser started with ...