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Left-Handed Thoughts

By Blaine Jack: The idea of walking, of muscle coordination in general, became rather...alien. I became sort of a staggering pinball, ricocheting off the kitchen table, off the counters and walls. And, the horrible thing was, it didn’t register as a problem to me.

A Look Back at This Month In Upshur County History

February 15, 1930 -- Temperatures in Upshur County dropped to 14.5 below zero. February, 1940 -- Gone With the Wind finally made it to West Virginia.  It was shown...

This Month in Upshur County History

Looking Back… January 1949 Charley Harper, from Frenchton, did his first wildlife illustration for the Ford Times January 1959 City residents were charged $1 each for a City Operators’ License Tax. If they waited until February 1, a penalty would be added...

Left-Handed Thoughts

Typewriters, Technology and Tom Hanks The writer Gene Fowler supposedly said, "Writing is easy. All you do is put a blank sheet of paper in a typewriter and stare at...

Caregiver in Cancer Land

I never intended to be any kind of caretaker. I loved being a mom, but the intensity of the care infants needs caused me to consciously decide that two was plenty. Interestingly,...

Buckhannon Pride

Who We Are and What's Next You may have seen our Facebook page or posts and often wondered who is Buckhannon Pride? Our founding member, Sydney Hollen and her Mother...

Martin, Martin and Us

Each year as mid-January rolls around, I begin to think about Martin Luther King Jr., his birthday and the gift that he was to this world.  I wonder what this country would have been like...

Leave

I was in a violent relationship for almost two years. Our relationship started out just like any normal one would. He was caring, sweet, and loving. I don’t know what happened. About four to...