News & Events

The latest community news and details about upcoming events!

Forecast is calling for mostly sunny skies with a high near 86 today, Tuesday, July 22nd.  Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9 pm tonight with a low around 67.  A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon on Wednesday with a high near 85.  See current conditions and latest forecast on our "Weather" page.
   Current Weather

The agenda for this week's County Commission meeting
on Thursday morning at 9 am has been posted in the meeting'
details below!

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!


Check out the "Blast From The Past" event details as well as the latest club member pictures on the WV Classic Wheels Car Club's website at www.WvClassicWheels.org of Jim Gifford's 1969 Super Sport Chevelle, Ralph Williams' 2006 Dodge Charger RT, and Wayne & Diana Kimble's 1930 Ford Rat Rod.

WV's Largest Yard Sale &
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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 24th

   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

View This Meeting's Agenda


   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.

   Buckhannon-Upshur Camera Club
      6:30 pm, Senior Center
       For anyone interested in photography, don't miss the next Buckhannon-Upshur Camera Club's monthly meeting on Thursday, July 24th, at 6:30 pm when Clayton Spangler will discuss methods used in taking award winning photographs.  But until then, we hope you enjoy reading our latest newsletter pack full of great pictures by clicking on the link below.

View latest Newsletter for details & great pictures

The Buckhannon-Upshur Camera Club normally meets the fourth Thursday of each month at the Upshur County Senior Center and anyone with an interested in photography is welcome to attend.  For additional details, visit our website at www.bucameraclub.com and check us out on Facebook.


Friday, July 25th

   American Cancer Society's Relay For Life Event
      5:30 pm, behind the B-U Middle School
      


Watch for details to be posted soon.

   Brooks Hill Community Fair
      At Brooks Hill Ccommunity Building & New Stage
      


Watch for details to be posted soon.

   "Blast From The Past" Block Party
      5 to 10 pm, downtown Buckhannon
      
Buckhannon will travel back in time thanks to the classic & antique vehicles that WV Classic Wheels Car Club members and club guests will feature on Friday & Saturday evenings, as well as the rock & roll sounds of The Fabulous Rockolas on Saturday night; be sure to dress for the 50's & 60's theme!  View Details

Saturday, July 26th

   Brooks Hill Community Fair
      At Brooks Hill Ccommunity Building & New Stage
      


Watch for details to be posted soon.

   "Blast From The Past" Block Party Continues
      8 am to 11 pm, downtown Buckhannon
      
Buckhannon will travel back in time thanks to the classic & antique vehicles that WV Classic Wheels Car Club members and club guests will feature on Friday & Saturday evenings, as well as the rock & roll sounds of The Fabulous Rockolas on Saturday night; be sure to dress for the 50's & 60's theme!  View Details

Sunday, July 27th

   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, July 28th

   Gigantic Kids Consignment Sale, Infant to Teen
      July 28th through Aug 2nd, Next to Krogers
       Twice a year, this is the kids wear and more consignment sale for the North Central West Virginia area!  If it has to do with kids, you will find it at this sale.  Visit www.wvgigantickids.com for details and help spread the word if you know of anyone with kids that would like to earn some cash for their kids gently used outgrown items.  For additional information, contact Suzanne at 304-439-0729 or Nancy at 304-439-0730.

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!

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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