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The Inter-Mountain
Terrence ‘Terry’ ‘Billy Bob’ KnicelyHe was born Feb. 18, 1965, in Buckhannon, a son of James Knicely and wife, Conn
Terrence ‘Terry’ ‘Billy Bob’ Knicely
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 17 hours ago
He was born Feb. 18, 1965, in Buckhannon, a son of James Knicely and wife, Connie, and the late Dorothy Peters Knicely. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Roy and Martha Knicely; and his maternal... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Anytime Fitness cuts ribbon at new Buckhannon locationby owners Marilyn, left, and David Kesling, right, cut the ribbon commemorating
Anytime Fitness cuts ribbon at new Buckhannon location
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 17 hours ago
by owners Marilyn, left, and David Kesling, right, cut the ribbon commemorating the upcoming opening of Anytime Fitness’s Buckhannon facility. The gym will be open for workouts on Monday. This location has 24-hour security by way of cameras,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
SPAGHETTI DINNER Calendar100 will host a spaghetti dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 14 in the basement of
SPAGHETTI DINNER Calendar
The Inter-Mountain / Posted yesterday
100 will host a spaghetti dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 14 in the basement of Chapel Hill United Methodist Church in Buckhannon. The menu consists of homemade sauce and meatballs, salad, Italian bread, butter, choice of dessert, coffee, tea... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins moving to Class AAwill continue to include solid battles within the Big 10 Conference, featuring
Elkins moving to Class AA
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
will continue to include solid battles within the Big 10 Conference, featuring 13 high schools in eight different counties. Buckhannon-Upshur and Preston remain Class AAA, while Lewis County is also moving to AA beginning this year. Rivalries will... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Selbyville Volunteer Fire Department getting new truckBUCKHANNON - The Upshur County Commission held a special meeting Wednesday afte
Selbyville Volunteer Fire Department getting new truck
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
BUCKHANNON - The Upshur County Commission held a special meeting Wednesday afternoon to sign approval for the Selbyville Volunteer Fire Department to enter into a contract to finance a new truck. The process to purchase a new Peterbuilt Chassis has... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Jerry Allen Willettafter 50 years of service to the company. Jerry was a faithful member of Holy R
Jerry Allen Willett
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
after 50 years of service to the company. Jerry was a faithful member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church since moving to Buckhannon in 1968. He enjoyed golfing at the Buckhannon Country Club where he was a long standing member. He remembered... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Buckhannon Rotary treated to musical theater experienceRotarians to allow them to preview the show. Additionally, executive producer
Buckhannon Rotary treated to musical theater experience
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
Rotarians to allow them to preview the show. Additionally, executive producer Erika Kolenich spoke of the importance of Buckhannon Community Theater to the community. "It offers, not only youth but adults the opportunities to work with... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Upshur man charged with domestic batteryallegedly confronted the juvenile alleged victim, saying he better never touch
Upshur man charged with domestic battery
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly confronted the juvenile alleged victim, saying he better never touch his dog again, Cpl. B.K. Wright with the Buckhannon detachment of the West Virginia State Police wrote in his criminal complaint. The caller said the grandmother was... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins Otters earn second place at regional swim meetwe didn't come away with the trophy, I couldn't be more proud of the team's eff
Elkins Otters earn second place at regional swim meet
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
we didn't come away with the trophy, I couldn't be more proud of the team's effort." The two-day event took place at Buckhannon-Upshur High School and featured preliminaries on Friday and the championships on Saturday. For the boy's team,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins Post 29 headed to state tournamentback a state title." Post 29 won its 10th straight American Legion Area 5 Cham
Elkins Post 29 headed to state tournament
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
back a state title." Post 29 won its 10th straight American Legion Area 5 Championship Friday, when the team defeated Buckhannon Post 7 by a score of 19 to 6 in five innings. Elkins Post 29 won its 10th straight American Legion Area 5... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Annual car show turns back clockthe event. "We'll get him started early to start another generation," Arbogast
Annual car show turns back clock
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
the event. "We'll get him started early to start another generation," Arbogast said. He said his grandson, who lives in Buckhannon, has been looking forward to the Blast From the Past for weeks. Arbogast himself said he likes to see different... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Sandra Kay LaneAlso surviving are two sons, Jonathan Lane and wife, Christine, of Morgantown,
Sandra Kay Lane
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
Also surviving are two sons, Jonathan Lane and wife, Christine, of Morgantown, and Preston Lane and wife, Michael of Buckhannon; three granddaughters, Raelyn, Mallory and Miranda Lane, all of Morgantown. Sandra was a retired pharmacy tech at... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
West Virginia sheriff's deputy shoots Covington Twp. mansimultaneously shot himself under the chin, state police said. He was later pr
West Virginia sheriff's deputy shoots Covington Twp. man
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
simultaneously shot himself under the chin, state police said. He was later pronounced dead at St. Joseph’s Hospital of Buckhannon. State police are investigating. The deputy was placed on administrative leave pending the investigation’s... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Post 29 a game away from Area 5 titlePost 29 downed Buckhannon Post 7 on Thursday, 13 to 3, in 7 innings, to advance
Post 29 a game away from Area 5 title
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
Post 29 downed Buckhannon Post 7 on Thursday, 13 to 3, in 7 innings, to advance to the tournament final scheduled for 8 p.m. today at Robin Harvey Memorial Field at Bluegrass Park in Elkins. "We played better tonight," Elkins Post 29 Manager Chris... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Two local golfers make cut at Openof seven consecutive birdies at Berry Hills Country Club. Two local golfers ma
Two local golfers make cut at Open
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
of seven consecutive birdies at Berry Hills Country Club. Two local golfers made the cut Thursday: Jeremy Rogers, of Buckhannon, shot a 77 and a 76 for a two-day total of 153, while Christian McKisic, of Buckhannon, posted an 80 and a 76 to... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Grace V. Oateseach of her husband's transfers with the West Virginia State Police. She was an
Grace V. Oates
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
each of her husband's transfers with the West Virginia State Police. She was an active member of Sand Run Baptist Church, Buckhannon, serving as a deacon;s wife and Sunday school teacher. An amazing woman of God, she loved family, gardening and... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Reta Faye BussMyers and husband, Shawn, and Angela Dawn Rose all of Martinsburg; three grands
Reta Faye Buss
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
Myers and husband, Shawn, and Angela Dawn Rose all of Martinsburg; three grandsons, Richard and Matthew Barrett, both of Buckhannon and Andrew Sweebe of Carolton, Ohio; five sisters, Hazel Witley of Painesville, Ohio, Sherry Posey and Connie... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins American Legion Post 29 defeats Jane Lewand 3 runs scored. Sam Ross also played well, going 2 for 5 with a double and a
Elkins American Legion Post 29 defeats Jane Lew
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 9 days ago
and 3 runs scored. Sam Ross also played well, going 2 for 5 with a double and a run scored. In the late game Wednesday, Buckhannon Post 7 defeated Braxton County Post 33, 14-4, in seven innings. Elkins Post 29 (23-12) will now play Buckhannon... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Lowery plans to keep spirit of Toronto closeacademic and athletic careers at West Virginia Wesleyan where he will be a memb
Lowery plans to keep spirit of Toronto close
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
academic and athletic careers at West Virginia Wesleyan where he will be a member of the football team. He will leave for Buckhannon on Aug. 9. "I'm sure the speed of the game will be an adjustment and the routine of everything will be... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Post 29 looking for 10th straight title4-4 in Area 5) at 5 p.m. Afterward, number two seed Braxton County Post 33 (9-
Post 29 looking for 10th straight title
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 days ago
4-4 in Area 5) at 5 p.m. Afterward, number two seed Braxton County Post 33 (9-11, 4-4 in Area 5) will take on number 3 seed Buckhannon Post 7 (6-8, 4-4 in Area 5) at 8 p.m. The double-elimination tournament will continue on Thursday an... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
‘Beauty and the Beast’ coming to BuckhannonBuckhannon Community Theater membrers appeared before Chamber to provide an upd
‘Beauty and the Beast’ coming to Buckhannon
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 days ago
Buckhannon Community Theater membrers appeared before Chamber to provide an update on BCT's activities and give a preview of the upcoming production of "Beauty and the Beast." Director Jeremiah Smallridge said the troupe has been growing, and this... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Upshur County Relay raises $80,000 for American Cancer SocietyBUCKHANNON - The Upshur County Relay for Life kicked off its 19th annual event
Upshur County Relay raises $80,000 for American Cancer Society
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
BUCKHANNON - The Upshur County Relay for Life kicked off its 19th annual event Saturday evening. Upshur County raised at least $80,000 for the American Cancer Society, but that total could increase as money continues to be counted, event chair Linda... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins American Legion Post 29 falls to Charleston in American Legion action8-0 in Area 5) is set to host the Area 5 tournament beginning on Wednesday at R
Elkins American Legion Post 29 falls to Charleston in American Legion action
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
8-0 in Area 5) is set to host the Area 5 tournament beginning on Wednesday at Robin Harvey Memorial Field at Bluegrass Park in Elkins. In the first round, Post 29 will face Jane Lew at 5 p.m. Afterward, Braxton County will take on Buckhannon at 8 p... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Travis Wesley ReedBilly Edward Reed, of Pa., and Kimberly Gooden Grimes, of Adrian. Also, surviv
Travis Wesley Reed
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
Billy Edward Reed, of Pa., and Kimberly Gooden Grimes, of Adrian. Also, surviving are two sisters, Billie Skyler Reed, of Buckhannon, and Chasity Riley and husband, Thomas, of French Creek; half-brother, Edward Paul Reed, of Sago; and maternal... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Morrisey to attend Republican National Conventionwill be facing off against two opponents in the November general election, incl
Morrisey to attend Republican National Convention
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 13 days ago
will be facing off against two opponents in the November general election, including Karl Kolenich, a Libertarian from Buckhannon, and Doug Reynolds, a Democrat from Huntington. Although Morrisey registered to be a delegate and remains... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Pokemon Go takes area, nation by stormreal-world environments while paying a great deal of attention to their mobile
Pokemon Go takes area, nation by storm
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 14 days ago
real-world environments while paying a great deal of attention to their mobile devices. Tracy Fitzgerald, co-owner of the Buckhannon comic shop Nerducopia, said many of the shop's patrons play the game, and the business has seen a lot of foot... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Lowell William ‘Bill’ Elbonby one brother, Tom Elbon; and one sister, Helen Tolliver. He is survived by t
Lowell William ‘Bill’ Elbon
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 15 days ago
by one brother, Tom Elbon; and one sister, Helen Tolliver. He is survived by two sons, Gary Elbon and wife, Karen, of Buckhannon and David Elbon of Abbott; two granddaughters, Sheena Anderson and husband, Jason, and Tara Tenney and husband,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Fred Charles KunzelmanTrey Kunzelman of Phoenix, Ariz.; two stepsons, Purnel Jones and wife, Libby, o
Fred Charles Kunzelman
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 15 days ago
Trey Kunzelman of Phoenix, Ariz.; two stepsons, Purnel Jones and wife, Libby, of Delray Beach, Fla., and Greg Jones of Buckhannon; one grandson, Garrett Jones of Buckhannon; one granddaughter, Maya Kunzelman of Leesburg, Va.; and his aunt and... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Horner man charged with fleeingon Monday. Cutright was also charged with shoplifting per a prior warrant issue
Horner man charged with fleeing
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
on Monday. Cutright was also charged with shoplifting per a prior warrant issued in April. Cpl. T.A. Menendez, of the Buckhannon detachment of the West Virginia State Police, said he and another trooper, along with parole officers from Elkins,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
One Injured in Upshur County WreckA two-vehicle accident occurred north of Buckhannon just before 5 p.m. Wednesda
One Injured in Upshur County Wreck
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
A two-vehicle accident occurred north of Buckhannon just before 5 p.m. Wednesday, resulting in one vehicle crashing into a house. A red sedan was traveling south on Route 20 when the vehicle in front of her stopped to turned into Three Lick Road,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Judy Lane Wolfeis survived by three sons, Ralph J. Goodwin and wife, Delsie; Ronald Goodwin an
Judy Lane Wolfe
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
is survived by three sons, Ralph J. Goodwin and wife, Delsie; Ronald Goodwin and wife, Tammy; and William T. Wolfe; all of Buckhannon; two daughters, Martha S. Poseyand and Kelli A. Villagomez both of Buckhannon; numerous loving grandchildren; two... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Rosaleen Davis DaughertyKasson; one stepson, Maynard Francis "Sam" Daugherty and companion, Brenda Reed
Rosaleen Davis Daugherty
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
Kasson; one stepson, Maynard Francis "Sam" Daugherty and companion, Brenda Reed, of Cleveland; one sister, Betty Busing of Buckhannon; two brothers Cecil Davis of Headland, Alabama; and Billy Davis of Youngstown, Ohio; 19 grandchildren; 36... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Buckhannon Rotary Club Installs New OfficersThe Buckhannon Rotary Club installed new officers for 2016-2017 at its regular
Buckhannon Rotary Club Installs New Officers
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 17 days ago
The Buckhannon Rotary Club installed new officers for 2016-2017 at its regular meeting Tuesday. From left are past president Kathy McMurray, Co-Treasurer Deanna Grogg, Co-Treasurer Marty Kelley, Secretary Kay Hurst, Vice-President Lisa Wharton,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Delena ‘Jake’ Lucille SmithSmith; one brother, Charles Marsh; and one sister, Dora Maxine Bailey. Survivi
Delena ‘Jake’ Lucille Smith
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 17 days ago
Smith; one brother, Charles Marsh; and one sister, Dora Maxine Bailey. Surviving are two daughters, Melinda Diann Baum of Buckhannon and Reta Jane Hamner and husband, Stan, of Rock Cave; one son, Ronald Lee Smith and wife, Felecia, of Buckhannon;... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Buckhannon officials react to Weatherford layoff of 147 employees"Losing your job is hard, especially when it has nothing to do with your perfor
Buckhannon officials react to Weatherford layoff of 147 employees
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 17 days ago
"Losing your job is hard, especially when it has nothing to do with your performance," said Buckhannon City Councilman CJ Rylands. "Hopefully, these folks can find a way forward for themselves and their families." Ed Knisely of Weatherford said in... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Buckhannon bicentennial discussed by residents, city officialspossibly at the end of September. "Every mountain needs a peak," said Robbie S
Buckhannon bicentennial discussed by residents, city officials
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 18 days ago
possibly at the end of September. "Every mountain needs a peak," said Robbie Skinner, city councilman and director of the Buckhannon-Upshur Chamber of Commerce. "The Strawberry Festival is a week-long event, but the Grand Feature Parade is the... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
B-UHS CLASS OF 1966 CalendarB-UHS CLASS OF 1966: Buckhannon-Upshur High School Class of 1966's 50th-year re
B-UHS CLASS OF 1966 Calendar
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 19 days ago
B-UHS CLASS OF 1966: Buckhannon-Upshur High School Class of 1966's 50th-year reunion will begin at 6:30 p.m. July 15 at Riverbend Golf Course. Refreshment, water and soda will be provided. The classes of 1965 and 1967 also are welcome. A dinner-dance... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
LANTZ REUNION GOLF TORNAMENT Calendargolf tournament will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Canaan Valley Golf Course
LANTZ REUNION GOLF TORNAMENT Calendar
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 19 days ago
golf tournament will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Canaan Valley Golf Course. The reunion will continue Sunday at North Buckhannon Riverfront Park off the Morton Exit of U.S. 33 in Buckhannon. Friends and family will join together for a... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Fun For Allme when people say there's nothing to do around here." And the items listed ab
Fun For All
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 19 days ago
me when people say there's nothing to do around here." And the items listed above don't even include the events going on around the region in Durbin, Buckhannon, Snowshoe and other areas in central West Virginia. Really, what more could you ask f... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankrupty watchMEMPHIS Evondar Perry, 1208 Hickory Circle, July 1, 2016, Chapter 7. WHITE HAL
Bankrupty watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
MEMPHIS Evondar Perry, 1208 Hickory Circle, July 1, 2016, Chapter 7. WHITE HALL Sandra Denise Pryor (aka Sandra Denise Buckhannon, Sandra Denise Jones), 5118 Hoover St., June 30, 2016, Chapter 13. WILBURN Heather E. Parrish, P.O. Box 237, July... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Man's body found in Buckhannon RiverBUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities in Upshur County are investigating the dis
Man's body found in Buckhannon River
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities in Upshur County are investigating the discovery of a man's body over the weekend in the Buckhannon River. Upshur County Sheriff's Sgt. Marshall Powers says kayakers found the body of the white male Saturday... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins Citizens Bank continues flood relieflike to donate flood supplies, please drop them to any Citizens Bank location i
Elkins Citizens Bank continues flood relief
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 20 days ago
like to donate flood supplies, please drop them to any Citizens Bank location in Elkins, Parsons, Beverly, Snowshoe or Buckhannon," officials said in a released statement. "We thank the citizens of the counties we serve for their many... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Jocie M. Tenneydaughters, Betty Jo Spencer, Shirley "Toots" Cutlip and husband, Tommy, and Bre
Jocie M. Tenney
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 20 days ago
daughters, Betty Jo Spencer, Shirley "Toots" Cutlip and husband, Tommy, and Brenda Sue Gillespie and husband, Tommy, all of Buckhannon. She is also survived by grandson, Thomas "TC" Cutlip and wife, Billie, and son, Anthony of Buckhannon;... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins American Legion Post 29 stays unbeaten in Area 5 actionhitting was not good, but we battled. A win is a win. Both of our pitchers, Sea
Elkins American Legion Post 29 stays unbeaten in Area 5 action
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 23 days ago
hitting was not good, but we battled. A win is a win. Both of our pitchers, Sean Curtis and Adam Riggleman, pitched well." Buckhannon took a three-run lead in the top of the first inning, but gave up one run in both the second and third innings to... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Marvin RinehartRinehart of Morgantown and Dr. Sarah Rinehart of Atlanta, Ga. In addition, surv
Marvin Rinehart
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 24 days ago
Rinehart of Morgantown and Dr. Sarah Rinehart of Atlanta, Ga. In addition, surviving are one sister, Mrs. Twyla Barlow of Buckhannon; two sisters-in-law, Mrs. Sharon Gump of Barrackville and Mrs. Martha Bonner and husband, Dan, of Cranberry... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Vera Linger FarleySteven Christopher Westfall and wife, Nina Friend, of Bowling Green, Ky., and J
Vera Linger Farley
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 24 days ago
Steven Christopher Westfall and wife, Nina Friend, of Bowling Green, Ky., and Jackie Wayne Westfall and wife, Amy Dever, of Buckhannon; one stepson, Bobby Allen Farley; 10 grandchildren, Matthew Shane and Ashley BreAnn Westfall and Layla Rhea Hite,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
James Maxwell Edmondare one son, Jeffrey Edmond and wife Rhonda of Hodgesville, WV; four grandsons,
James Maxwell Edmond
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 25 days ago
are one son, Jeffrey Edmond and wife Rhonda of Hodgesville, WV; four grandsons, Elijah Shanholtz and Isaiah Edmond both of Buckhannon, Stephen Beatty of California and Samuel Pringle of Buckhannon; six granddaughters, Nicole DeJesus and husband... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Richard Lee HollenBorn Oct. 20, 1947, and a 1965 graduate of Buckhannon-Upshur High School, Rick
Richard Lee Hollen
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 25 days ago
Born Oct. 20, 1947, and a 1965 graduate of Buckhannon-Upshur High School, Rick attended Potomac State College before graduating from West Virginia University's School of Agriculture and Forestry in 1972 with a B.S. in wildlife management and a minor... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Lane helps keep area children safe through the Governor’s Highway Safety Program and the National Child Passenger Safety Programcertified through the Governor's Highway Safety Program and the National Child
Lane helps keep area children safe through the Governor’s Highway Safety Program and the National Child Passenger Safety Program
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 25 days ago
certified through the Governor's Highway Safety Program and the National Child Passenger Safety Program. Heather Lane, of Buckhannon, has achieved those certifications and is available to help parents make sure their car seats are installed... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Buckhannon holiday celebration a big hitYouth Center Drill Team. Additional entertainment was available throughout the
Buckhannon holiday celebration a big hit
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 25 days ago
Youth Center Drill Team. Additional entertainment was available throughout the evening including performances by the Buckhannon Choral Society, Fifth Dimension, Chuck Olson and Cross Town Traffic Band. Several tournaments also took place... Read more
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