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Tucker County positioned to play a role in $6 billion opportunity for West Virginia

West Virginia’s agriculture commission hinted that Tucker County could be on track to host a canning facility by 2015. This facility would be at the former home of the Davis More...

Dent and family recognized for Pastor appreciation month

October 26, 2014 Saint Johns United Methodist church honored Rev. Philip Dent and family to celebrate Pastor appreciation month. The evening began with prayer for the pastor More...

Tucker Teams Invest in Community

Photo:  Victoria Weeks, Verglas Media
Glenda Easton (Fresh Canvas), Chip Chase (Tucker Boulder Park), Ivonee Martizez(Mountaintop Readers)  and Billy Friend (Team Hannah) celebrate their winnings.

Photo: Victoria Weeks, Verglas MediaGlenda Easton (Fresh Canvas), Chip Chase (Tucker Boulder Park), Ivonee Martizez(Mountaintop Readers) and Billy Friend (Team Hannah) celebrate More...

Heart of the Highlands Holds Annual Stakeholders Meeting

Ron Hollis, Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge Director

The Heart of the Highlands, or HoH as it is known, held its annual “stakeholders” meeting this past week at the Canaan Valley Volunteer Fire Department. The not-for-profit More...

Raymond Nickolas “Jack” Lambruno

Raymond Nickolas “Jack” Lambruno, 82, passed away October 21, 2014 at his home in Thomas, WV. He was born February 2, 1932 in Douglas, WV a son of the late Loupie and Mary More...

Ruth Irene Lambert Poling

Ruth Irene Lambert Poling, age 77 years, a resident of the Blackman Flats Community, Hambleton, WV, departed this life early Saturday morning, October 18, 2014 at the Ruby Memorial More...

Barbara Gail Moore McDonald

Barbara Gail Moore McDonald, age 69 years, a life-long resident of Parsons, WV departed this life Saturday evening October 18, 2014, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. More...

Allen “Al” M. Heitz

Allen “Al” M. Heitz, 67, of Davis, WV went to be with the Lord our Savior on Sunday, October 12, 2014. He passed away at Ruby Memorial Hospital after battling cancer for More...

eAdvocate for October 29, 2014

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Davis High School 1 Davis High School

This is a photo of Davis High School. The site was donated by H G Davis...

stone motel Stone Motel in Davis

This is a photo of the Stone Motel in Davis and a photo of the owners/operators...

Mt. Breeze Castle _7 Mt. Breeze Castle No. 7 Ancient Order Knights of Mystic Chain

This letterhead is from the Mt. Breeze Castle No. 7 Ancient Order Knights of Mystic Chain....

Free Friday

Free Friday will be held at the First United Methodist Church on Friday, Oct. 31 beginning at 6 p.m. Soups and sandwiches will be served and everyone is welcome. No donations are accepted.  More...

Trick or Treat..

The Town of Davis and the City of Thomas will hold Trick or Treat on Friday, Oct. 31 from 6 – 8 p.m. for ages up to 12 years old.  Anyone wishing to participate please leave More...

Flu Shot Clinic..

Flu Shot Clinic will be held at Tucker County Health Department on Thursday, Oct. 23 at the Tucker County Health Department from 5-6 p.m.  More...

Pumpkin Carving Contest..

The Highland Market, in Davis, is hosting a Pumpkin Carving Contest!  A $15 Gift Certificate will be given to each of the winners of the following three categories:  1. Scariest  More...

Wildcats Ends Season With Win At Tygarts Valley 16-0

The Tucker Valley Wildcats ended the season with a 16-0 win at Tygarts Valley

MILL CREEK – The Tucker Valley Middle School Football team traveled to Tygarts Valley Middle for the last More...

Mountain Lions get overwhelmed at #8 Pendleton County 50-6

FRANKLIN – Tucker County took to the road last Friday October 17th to take on #8 Pendleton County. The home standing..

Tucker County Gets 35-14 Win Over Rival Southern

  PARSONS – The Mt. Lions hosted Southern Garrett MD last Friday October 17th. The visiting Rams tied the game in..

Magistrate News for October 28, 2014

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Jennifer Lynn Kennard, Davis, More...

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office:  George Leathman, Old Field, was cited for speeding (54-45)..

County Assessor addresses Board of Ed

GEDSC DIGITAL CAMERA The Tucker County Board of Education met recently in regular session. Following the Pledge of Allegiance and with all board members..

Hearing Tests Planned

Tucker County Schools along with Rhea Dyer, M.S., CCC/SLP, and Cheryl Bifano, RESA VII Educational Audiologist, will be conducting hearing, speech and More...

Parsons Senior Center Halloween Party

The Parsons Center will host their Halloween Party and costume parade on Thursday, Oct. 30. The Goldenaires Choir will begin their weekly singing at 10:30 a.m. and we invite you to come early and enjoy their program. Following lunch the costume parade participants will be given time to put their costumes..

Swinging to the Music

Now that summer is over Linda Bonner is planning to resume indoor activity in the form of “Swinging to the Music” dance and light exercise sessions.  The Parsons Center activities will be held each Wednesday following lunch.  She is scheduled to be at the Mt. Top Center More...

Momma Said for October 28, 2014

Momma Said, “You have to believe God created friends as a special gift to people.” I have friends that I can..

An unusual Grouse story

When trying to think about what to write about this week an unusual encounter with a grouse came to mind. It..

Property Transfers for October 28, 2014

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office: Rodney D. Burns and Beulah P. Burns, St...

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