News & Events

The latest community news and details about upcoming events!

Forecast is calling for a chance of showers, mainly after noon today, Friday, August 1st, with a high near 75.  A chance of showers tonight with a low around 58.  A chance of showers on Saturday with thunderstorms also possible after 11  with a high near 80.  See current conditions and latest forecast on our "Weather" page.
   Current Weather

Mark your calendar to save the date and come join in the fun of a Benefit ATV Poker Run on Saturday August 16th at Selbyville VFD to help a family who lost everything in a house fire early this summer.  See details below!

WV's Largest Yard Sale &
   FREE Advertising For Your Next Garage/Yard Sale!


Once again, Buckhannon will host WV's Largest Yard Sale on Friday & Saturday, August 1st & 2nd.

But no matter when you plan to have your next garage/yard sale, we would like to help you for FREE to let folks know where and when you plan to have your next garage or yard sale by advertising it here!

Just send us an email with the details to info@UpshurPortal.com.

Upcoming Events


Thursday, July 31st

   Upshur County Commission Meeting
      9 am on the 3rd floor, Courthouse Annex
       The Upshur County Commissioners meet every Thursday at 9 am, except during holidays, on the third floor of the Courthouse Annex and the public is welcome to attend.

View Last Meeting's Agenda

Watch for the agenda of this meeting to be posted once released by the County Administrator.

   Create Buckhannon
      Every Thursday at Noon, 2nd Floor, C.J. Maggies
      

Create Buckhannon volunteers meet every Thursday to discuss ways to enhance our community.  Visit www.createbuckhannon.com for details.

Friday, August 1st

   WV's Largest Yard Sale
      Locations will be listed on our "Garage/Yard Sales" page
       Watch for our new "Garage/Yard Sales" page to be added soon along with details of this year's "Largest Yard Sale" on Friday & Saturday, August 1st & 2nd!

Saturday, August 2nd

   WV's Largest Yard Sale
      Locations will be listed on our "Garage/Yard Sales" page
       Watch for our new "Garage/Yard Sales" page to be added soon along with details of this year's "Largest Yard Sale" on Friday & Saturday, August 1st & 2nd!

Sunday, August 3rd

   Century Jamboree
      2 to 5 pm at the Century Community Center
       Don't miss the Century Jamboree which always features great music from 2 to 5 pm at the Century Community Center.  Call 304-457-1796 for details.

Monday, August 4th

   WV Classic Wheels Car Club Meeting
      7 pm at the Community Center on Hinkle Drive
       Established in 2010 as a family oriented group to promote the preservation and knowledge of Antique & Classic cars, Members and anyone interested are encouraged to attend our upcoming events as listed on our website at www.WvClassicWheels.org as well as attend our monthly meetings, which are held on the first Monday of each month beginning at 7 pm in the Community Building located on Hinkle Drive in Buckhannon, WV.

Saturday, August 16th

   Benefit ATV Poker Run
      10 am at the Selbyville VFD
       There will be a Benefit ATV Poker Run on Saturday August 16th from the Selbyville VFD.  Registration and the ride begins from 10 am until Noon with breakfast being served in the morning and a cookout in the afternoon.  Everyone must be back by 5 pm to be eligible for prizes.  Cost is $10 per player and proceeds will benefit a family who lost everything in a house fire early this summer.  Call 304-924-5205 or 304-924-5155 for more information.

Saturday, August 30th

   Holly River Festival
      Holly River State Park
       Come enjoy a unique day of fun celebrating Appalachian culture and history at the Holly River Festival!  Learn how to make Apple Butter, step back into time and the restored one room Windy Gap schoolhouse, and enjoy all of the Arts & Crafts and Classic & Antique Cars, plus Cake Walks, Pie Eating Contests, Hay Rides, and Live Bluegrass & Gospel Music!  Check out the details at www.HollyRiver.org.

Sunday, August 31st

   Holly River Festival
      Holly River State Park
       Come enjoy a unique day of fun celebrating Appalachian culture and history at the Holly River Festival!  Learn how to make Apple Butter, step back into time and the restored one room Windy Gap schoolhouse, and enjoy all of the Arts & Crafts and Classic & Antique Cars, plus Cake Walks, Pie Eating Contests, Hay Rides, and Live Bluegrass & Gospel Music!  Check out the details at www.HollyRiver.org.

Wednesday, September 3rd

   Webster County Fair
      September 3rd - 6th at Camp Caesar, Cowen, WV
       The Webster County Fair is West Virginia's oldest County Fair, held each September at Camp Caesar 4H Camp near Cowen, West Virginia.  Camp Caesar can be found nestled on the edge of Monongahela National Forest in the towering mountains of southern Webster County, West Virginia.  It offers a touch of the past with its rustic setting and yet has incorporated the necessary modern conveniences to make one's stay pleasant and very hospitable.  Contact Camp Caesar at 304-226-3888 for more information or visit www.campcaesar.info.

HomeTown Car Care

Let's welcome "HomeTown Car Care" as the newest business in downtown Buckhannon across the street from the Post Office and Jawbone Park on South Spring Street next to the GoodWill store!  Geno Herbert and Eric Depoy are the proud owners and invite you to stop by to visit their new facility, which is open from 8 to 5 pm during the week and from 8 to Noon on Saturdays, click HERE to visit their website, or call them at 304-473-7171!


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