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Facts about Buckhannon
Buckhannon is also known as: Upshur County / Buckhannon city.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Jayne Anne Philips (writer and novelist), and Joshua Rollins (actor).
And featured attractions of Buckhannon: West Virginia Wesleyan College and Fred W Eberle Technical Center.
Buckhannon is represented by Mayor Rick Edwards.
Buckhannon is the only incorporated city in, and the county seat of, Upshur County, West Virginia, United States, and is located along the Buckhannon River. The population was 5,639 at the 2010 census. Buckhannon is home to West Virginia Wesleyan College and the West Virginia Strawberry Festival, held annually on the third week of May. The city is located 115 miles northeast from the capital city of Charleston and 140 miles south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Sago Mine collapse occurred near Buckhannon on January 2, 2006, resulting in the deaths of 12 of 13 trapped miners. At the time, it was one of the worst mining accidents in the United States for several years and attracted national news coverage.
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