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Elkins City Hall News

ELKINS — The Sanitary Board, which is in charge of the city’s sewer system and wastewater treatment plant, meets in person on Monday at 3:15 p.m. Agenda items include a flow study on Sylvester Drive, approval of invoices, and review of financial statements. Council’s Economic Growth ...

Datebook

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The ...

Datebook

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The ...

Elkins City Hall News

ELKINS — Elkins council committees return to in-person meetings for both officials and the public this week, with no virtual option. The regular council meeting of Sept. 17 is postponed to Sept. 24 to allow time for the installation of plexiglass safety barriers. The Sept. 24 council meeting ...

Scarecrows are coming back to downtown Elkins

ELKINS — A small group of volunteers along with friends and family are ready to spread joy and laughter to downtown Elkins by bringing “Scarecrow Days” to celebrate the season of fall. This is a gift to the community with hopes to lift everyone’s spirits. All volunteers have spent ...

Datebook

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The ...

Elkins City Hall News

ELKINS — Elkins City Hall is closed Monday in observance of Labor Day. Trash normally collected Mondays will be collected on Tuesday. Please have trash outside no later than 6 a.m. on Tuesday. At a virtual meeting at 12 p.m. on Thursday, council’s Rules & Ordinances Committee ...

Datebook

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The ...

Psychiatrist joins Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Rural Health Clinic

BUCKEYE — The Rural Health Clinic at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Christopher Lamps, MD, FAACAP to their medical staff. Lamps currently has a successful psychiatry practice, in its tenth year of operation, in Richmond, Virginia. Prior to ...

Upshur County Schools provides meals to students at no cost

BUCKHANNON — Students in Upshur County will have the opportunity to eat breakfast and lunch at school at no cost through a program called the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP). The CEP was enacted as a result of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act and provides universal meal service to ...

AB alumnus gifts virtual cadaver table to students

PHILIPPI — Students at Alderson Broaddus University are taking their eyes away from their textbooks and focusing on a new state-of-the-art way to learn. Thanks to a generous donor, AB has recently been gifted the Anatomage Table - 7 Convertible, a virtual cadaver table for students to ...

Upshur County Schools Menu

The following is next week’s menus for Upshur County Schools’ breakfasts and lunches: Today: Breakfast — No school in observance of Labor Day. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cheese omelet, assorted cereals, yogurt, fruit, juice and milk; lunch — Chicken nuggets, parmesan broccoli, baked ...

Datebook

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The ...

Elkins City Hall News

ELKINS — On Tuesday, at 5:30 p.m., council will host an in-person Charter Change Q&A event at the Phil Gainer Community Center. Council’s charter-change attorney will present a brief summary of his analysis of the current charter, which was last updated in 1901. Then council will ...

Datebook

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The ...

Upshur Schools provide schools reopening info

The following is a press release from Upshur County Schools: “As we prepare to educate our students in a safe, secure and efficient learning environment, we will return using a blended model and dismiss school at 2:00 PM each day. This will provide our faculty and staff necessary time to ...

Artist provides artwork for Myers Clinic

PHILIPPI — The artwork of Barbour County native Leah Seaman will be displayed throughout the halls of Barbour Community Health Association’s Myers Clinic. Seaman, a senior at Ohio’s Marietta College, painted five acrylic art pieces for BCHA. With a double major in communications ...

Company donates $200K to establish pantries

CHARLESTON — The Ball Toyota Family of Dealerships including Ball Toyota Charleston, L&S Toyota of Beckley and Advantage Toyota of Barboursville will announce a partnership with Handle With Care and United Ways of West Virginia to donate over $200,000 to establish pantries in United Way ...

AB celebrates physician assistant, teacher leader graduates

PHILIPPI — Thirty-four members of the Class of 2020 Physician Assistant Studies program received their Master of Science degrees, and four members of the Teacher Leader program received their Master of Education degrees during Alderson Broaddus University’s Graduate Commencement Ceremony ...

School speech, language and vision screenings planned

Speech, language, and vision screenings are administered each year to all students entering Randolph County Schools for the first time from other states or counties, to all students entering kindergarten who did not participate in the pre-enrollment screening process, and to all students ...