News & Events

The latest community news and details about upcoming events!

Forecast is calling for chance of showers and thunderstorms today, Wednesday, August 27th.  A chance of showers and thunderstorms tonight with a low around 62 and mostly sunny skies on Thursday with a high near 80.  See current conditions and latest forecast on our "Weather" page.
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Upcoming Events


Thursday, August 28th

   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.

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   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 City Council Meeting
      7 pm at City Hall, Enter from rear of building
      
Members of Buckhannon's City Council meet the first and third Thursday of each month and the public is welcome to attend.

View Last Meeting's Agenda

Watch for this meeting's agenda to be posted when released by the City Recorder.

Friday, August 29th

   "Festival Fridays"
      5 to 8 pm at Jawbone Park
       "Festival Fridays", a community gathering with live music, food, and crafts at Jawbone Park, is held every Friday from 5 to 8 pm until September 12th.  Visit www.festival-fridays.org for details.

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.

   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.

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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