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Parsons man pleads guilty to two counts of failure to register as a sex offender

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   PARSONS – A Parsons man was sentenced to 153 days in jail and given credit for time served recently in Tucker County More...

Mon General Foundation presents $74,000 in scholarships

The Foundation of Mon General Hospital presented $74,000 in scholarships to 38 area students pursuing degrees in health care fields at its 25th Annual Health Career Scholarship More...

Parsons has History

  During Tuesday’s Parsons City Council meeting, Councilwoman Jane Barb shared a newspaper clipping. Although the exact date of the article is unknown, it is known it More...

ArtSpring activities in Mill Race Park


    ArtSpring promotes and cultivates the arts in public life and presents a Memorial Day weekend festival of the arts in the highlands of Tucker County, WV. ArtSpring 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...

John Groves Beall

John Groves Beall, age 67, died April 27, 2015 at his home in Long Beach, Mississippi, after a short battle with cancer. John (“Johnny”) was born in Harman, WV on February More...

Gwendola “Joyce” Hebb Nestor

Joyce Nestor of Severna Park, Md. passed away on April 21, 2015. She was born on May 30, 1930 in St. George to Hazel Baker Hebb and Charles Perry Hebb. She was married to Ralph More...

John Wayne Phillips

    John Wayne Phillips, 54, of Robbins NC passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2015. He had been in his usual health and his death was unexpected. John was born November 17, More...

eAdvocate for May 27, 2015

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Pine Ridge Dance Hall Pine Ridge Dance Hall

This is a photo from one of the followers of the Tidbits of our History. This...

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

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100_4135 10 inch oil lamp

  This is a photo of a 10 inch oil lamp marked Souvenir or Lead Mine....

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 on Friday, May 22 at 7 p.m. 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...

Spring Clean Up..

As part of the annual Spring Clean Up, PRO ON TRAC and other local volunteer groups will be picking up trash along the paved parts of the Allegheny Highlands Trail (the local 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 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 the entire program that begins at 10:30..

Tucker County Senior Center News – May 13, 2015

Mt. Top Outpost   The Mt. Top Center will host the May program and covered dish lunch on Tuesday, May 19. The program will begin at 10:30 a.m. and we invite you to come early and enjoy the entire event. Plan to bring a friend and a covered dish to compliment the menu. More...

Mom’s School Picnic Fruit Salad

I thought I had seen it all but this weekend The Sister called to ask if I had placed flowers on..
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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