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Mountains of Possibilities

By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   THOMAS – Residents packed the Tip Top in Thomas last Friday for the premier of a new video ‘Mountains of Possibilities,’ More...

TED Support Doubles

The Tucker Community & Economic Development (TED) Fund doubled its value as donors took advantage of the $1 for $1 match incentive by “giving local” during the recent More...

100 Miles in 100 Days

Elkins, WV – To help people make the commitment to walk daily, Davis Health System is again sponsoring the ‘100 Miles in 100 Days’ program which officially steps off More...

Parsons City Council approves dog and cat waste ordinance

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate PARSONS – Parsons City Council held a public hearing Tuesday to consider public comments on a proposed ordinance pertaining More...


Golden Ray “Crow” Nestor

Golden Ray “Crow” Nestor, age 79 years, a resident of Hambleton, WV departed this life early Saturday morning, June 13, 2015 at Cortland Acres at Thomas, WV. He had been in More...

Terrance Lee “Terry” Roy

 Terrance Lee “Terry” Roy, age 64 years, a resident of the Chenoweth Creek Road Community, Elkins, WV departed this life Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at his home. Death was unexpected. He More...

Leeorr Marie Rosier Rosier

 Leeorr Marie Rosier Rosier, age 89 years, a former resident of Clover Run, where she along with her husband owned and operated the Rosier’s Polled Hereford Farm for many More...

Larry Wayne Cooper, Sr.

Larry Wayne Cooper, Sr., 65 passed away May 17, 2015 at Winchester Medical Center. He resided in Romney, WV and formerly of Harman, WV. Friends will be received, Wednesday, May More...

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Pine Ridge Dance Hall Pine Ridge Dance Hall

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turner's Parsons High School Vo Ag Boys at Horse Shoe Park

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100_4135 10 inch oil lamp

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What’s Happening – May 27, 2015

Tucker Valley’s Production of Beauty and the Beast   Tucker Valley’s Production of Beauty and the Beast will be Thursday, June 11 at 6 p.m. and Friday, June 12 at 6 p.m. in the gym. Adults-$5, More...

May 20, 2015..

Memorial Day Party   Annual Memorial Day Party at The White Room Saturday May 23 at 6:30 p.m.   Square Dance   A Square Dance is planned as part of Art Spring More...

May 6, 2015..

Cake Walk   The Tucker County Fair will be having a Cake Walk at 7 p.m. on May 9 in front of the Courthouse.   BINGO   Sunday, May 17 at the Davis Fire Hall at More...

T.C. Association of Retired Scho..

The Tucker County Association of Retired School Employees is meeting on Thursday, April 16 at noon at Little Andi’s Restaurant in Parsons.  All retired school employees are More...

Six TCHS athletes signed college letters of intent

Photo by Kevin Hostetler 
TCHS Athletes that signed at letter of intent on May 14th (L-R): Isaac Cole, Aiyana Kachmarek, Wes Knotts, Michael Callaway, Marshall Whisner and Kelsey Kyle

  Photo by Kevin HostetlerTCHS Athletes that signed at letter of intent on May 14th (L-R): Isaac Cole, More...

Tucker county girls’ track win regional, boys’ finish 2nd

By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   BUCKHANNON – The Lady Mt. Lions Track team captured the Region 2 Championship last Friday May..

Mt. Lions baseball team falls in sectional games

  By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   MT. STORM – Tucker County started Sectional play last Monday May 11th at Union. The..

May 20, 2015

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office:   Rebecca D. Wiles, More...

Magistrate News for April 28, 2015

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office:   Darrin N. McVicker, Philippi, was cited for expired..

TCHS Theatre Company presents The Bold, The Young and The Murdered

TCHS cast members are preparing for opening night of the murder mystery comedy, The Bold, The Young and The Murdered on Saturday, May 2, at 7 p.m., in the TCHS Auditorium. Tucker County High School Theatre Company opens its annual spring show this Saturday with its first performance of The Bold, The..

Board Honors Golden Horseshoe and Math Winners

PARSONS – The Tucker County Board of Education met in regular session this past week. The meeting was presided over by Vice President M. Parsons More...

Tucker Senior Center News – May 27, 2015

WDDVA Representative will assist Clients at Parsons Center   Assistance is available to veterans and or their family members who may need help with veteran’s benefits. The representative meets with clients on the bottom level o the Parsons Senior Center in the former office of the Tucker County Health Department. The..

Tucker County Senior News – May 20, 2015

Goldenaires Choir Memorial Day Program   The Parsons Senior Center Goldenaires Choir will kick off the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend with a special program on Thursday, May 21 in conjunction with their weekly Thursday singing and lunch. Plan to come in early and enjoy More...

Momma Said – May 27, 2015

Families are such a complicated organism. Sometimes it works as a well oiled unit and others it is split into so..
Tara Brown

April Showers

Well if the old saying “April showers will bring May flowers” is true, we should have plenty blooming next month. There..

May 20, 2015

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office:   David L. Gross, Victoria Hanham and Victoria..

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