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Timberline to Host Frontier Weekend Old West Pageantry as Part of Leaf Peeper’s Weekend

Frontier rope pic

DAVIS, WV – Visitors to the Allegheny Mountains of North Central West Virginia can go back in time to 1850 for a weekend in the Old West on September 26 and 27 at the annual More...

­­­Tucker County Teen at Youth Leadership Summit

Local sponsor was Thomas –Davis Lions Club.  Participating from Davis-Thomas Middle School was Tyler Cooper.

HORSESHOE – St. George, WV – Middle School teens from throughout West Virginia came together at the Horseshoe Leadership Center June 22 – 28 to sharpen their teamwork More...

Are you ready to Join the Club?

From the very beginning, 4-H has been committed to making a difference in people’s lives. In the late 1800’s, researchers realized that adults in farming communities didn’t More...

Farmers Need To Register Aboveground Storage Tanks By Oct. 1

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture would like to remind all state farmers about the registration requirements for aboveground storage tanks and the impending Oct. 1, More...

Reverend George Harley DeLeurere

Reverend George Harley DeLeurere, 73, a resident of Hendricks, passed from this life Saturday, September 13, 2014 at home. Harley was born Thursday, October 10, 1940 in Gary, Indiana, More...

Jamie Lee White

Jamie Lee White, 43, of Red Creek, WV died September 7, 2014 in Elkins, WV. He was born July 4, 1971 in Elkins, WV a son of Larry Lee White, Sr. and the late Helen Inez Plaugher More...

Harry Russler Kisner

Harry Russler Kisner, 92, of Terra Alta, died Wednesday August 20, 2014 at Heartland of Preston County, Kingwood, WV. The son of the late Page Cross and Louella Jones Kisner, More...

Donald Doyle “OOP” Jolly

Donald Doyle “OOP” Jolly, age 77 years, a resident of Parsons, WV, departed this life early Monday morning, August 18, 2014 at his home, surrounded by his family. He was More...

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Allegheny Heights Hospital Allegheny Heights Hospital and Sanitarium

This is a photo of the Allegheny Heights Hospital and Sanitarium in Davis. It states that...

Cooper line The Cooper line

This is a photo of a group of women who are all related through the Cooper...

turner's - Parsons Flood 1907 Flood of July 17, 1907

This photo is of the Flood of July 17, 1907 on First Street in Parsons. The...

Roll and Read

For families with children five and under on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to noon in the Nursery Bottom in Parsons.  Bring strollers or wagons and walk around the designated trail stops.  More...

The Headless Horseman of Sleepy ..

VFTE-CTE will present The Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow on Friday, Sept. 19 and Sat. Sept. 20 ay 7:30 p.m. at the Thomas Education Center- Brown St. Thomas. Admission is More...

Hunter Education Course..

Hunter education classes will be held at Blackwater Falls State Park, main lodge, on Sept. 6 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and on Sept 7 from 1 – 5 p.m. or until complete. Students More...

Library Week..

Five Rivers Public Library will celebrate Library Week from Sept. 7 – 13.  Sign up daily at the Library for daily drawings of gift certificates and enjoy movies.  Call the More...

Wildcats Football Team takes loss at East Hardy 20-14

Tucker Valley's Mason Johnson looks for running room against East Hardy Middle

BAKER – Tucker Valley Middle School football team took to the road last Wednesday September 10th against East More...

Tucker County 4-H Junior Equestrian Team Invites Signups

The Junior Equestrian Team (JETS) will be having several Autumn activities to gain some new members who are interested in riding..

Tucker County Golf team update

MOOREFIELD – The Mt. Lions golf team traveled to Valley View Golf Course in Moorefield to compete in a six team..

Magistrate News for September 16, 2014

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Olivia L. Stone, of Thomas, More...

Magistrate News for August 27, 2014

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Michael V. Naseef, Exton, Pa., was cited for speeding..

WVU Students Offer Day of Service

Nearly 20 West Virginia University Student Government members spent the weekend in Tucker County, and on Saturday PARSONS – Each year, members of West Virginia University Student Government plan a retreat for the end of summer, and this..

Tucker Valley title 1 joins Effort with Family Resource Magazine

Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School Title 1 teachers recently added a valuable resource to their program. Kim McCrum, Jay Wilfong, Rose Wray, Dale Lansberry, More...

Pirates Baseball Game Information

The bus will leave the Thomas pick-up point at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17 and arrive at the Parsons Senior Center at 10:30 a.m. We will have lunch in Fairmont then proceed to Pittsburgh. We will tour PNC Park on Thursday morning and enjoy some shopping time in the Strip District..

Tucker County Senior Center Travel News

The Myrtle Beach/Mayberry trip scheduled for Sept. 7-12 is full. The itineraries, luggage tags, etc. will be ready for pickup at the Senior Center on Thursday, Aug. 28. We still have three tickets available for the Pirates vs Boston baseball trip scheduled for Sept. 17-18. More...

Momma Said For September 2, 2014

Labor Day holiday is the last big shindig of the year. I worked on finishing some projects in my home to..

Hunt Responsible

As another hunting season approaches, we as hunters have the responsibilities to obey the law, be safe, and hunt ethical. It..

Property Transfers for September 16, 2014

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office: Amie McCrum, Parsons Corporation, Lot 39 Currance Addition..

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