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Looking for Leaves? Try West Virginia’s Canaan Valley Resort and the Valley’s 28th Annual Leaf Peepers Festival

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DAVIS, W. Va., August 16, 2016 – Fall foliage season will be here before we know it, and West Virginia’s 28th Annual Leaf Peepers Festival in Tucker County promises plenty More...

West Virginia big bucks and trophy fish wanted for display at National Hunting and Fishing Day Celebration at Stonewall Resort State Park Sept. 24–25, 2016

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ROANOKE, W.Va. – Owners of trophy bucks and fish displays may apply for an opportunity to showcase them during West Virginia’s Celebration of National Hunting and Fishing More...

Three appear in Tucker County Magistrate Court

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Christopher Scott EarnestClinton StreetsJamie Lynn Huffman By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate PARSONS – A Davis man accused of shoplifting 3rd offense, a felony, More...

Morrisey Gives Progress Report on $160M Settlement with Frontier

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Frontier Communications has increased internet speeds for approximately 15 percent of customers impacted More...

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Julia Ann Lunsford

Julia Ann Lunsford, 75, a resident of Parsons, passed from this life Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center. Julia was born Monday, May 5, 1941 in Columbus, More...

Sandra “Sandy” Kaye Nestor

Sandra “Sandy” Kaye Nestor, 65, a native of Parsons and a resident of Land O’ Lakes, FL went to be with the Lord Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital North More...

Robert Earl “Bob” Poling

August 20, 2016 at the home of his companion, Bernice Hymes of Parsons.Bob was born Thursday, December 16, 1937 in Parsons, a son of the late Gaston E. Poling and Hazel Wilson More...

Frank Gilbert Ferguson

Frank Gilbert Ferguson, age 77 years, a resident of the Holly Meadows Community, Parsons, WV, departed this life late Saturday evening, August 20, 2016 at the Monongalia General More...

eAdvocate for August 24, 2016

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This is a photo of the residence of  (A. L.) Abraham Lincoln Helmick of Thomas. It...

What’s Happening

Cake/Bake Walk The Tucker County WVU Extension Service CEOS Homemakers will be holding a cake/bake walk on Friday, Aug. 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the barn during the Tucker County Fair.Proceeds benefit planning More...

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Cake Walk Cake Walk, Saturday August 20, 6 p.m. at Court House Square. Benefit Parsons Lions Club Joyful Flash Mob Joyful Flash Mob, a fun group rendition of Beethoven’s “Ode More...

What’s Happening..

Leaf Peeper’s Festival Meeting There will be a Leaf Peeper’s Festival Meeting on Monday, August 15 at 5:30pm at the Tucker County Information Center. We encourage all event More...

What’s Happening..

Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge Upcoming events Clip and SaveSunday, August 7, 1 pm – 4 pm. Voyages in the Valley: The Rest is History. Led by the Tucker County Highlands More...

Tucker County Football Opens Season This Friday At Home

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2016 Tucker County High School Football Team

Photo by Dave Helmick2016 Tucker County High School Football Team By Dave HelmickTuckerCountySports.Com Photo More...

MT. LION GOLF UPDATE

202By Dave HelmickTuckerCountySports.Com CANAAN VALLEY – The Tucker County Golf team picked up a nice victory at home on Wednesday August..

Area Schedule

Wednesday August 24th Tucker Valley Football @ Buckhannon-Upshur 6:30pmThursday August 25th Tucker County Golf vs Southern, Union, Trinity @ Notre Dame..

Magistrate News

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Holly E. Smith, Eglon, was More...

Magistrate News

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: John Wesley Johnson Jr., Keyser, was cited for speeding..

W.Va. higher education administrator receives national recognition for promoting college access

Washington, D.C. – Dr. Adam S. Green, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and..

Tucker County Schools off to a great start

Photo by Beth Christian BroschartDr. Eddie Campbell tells Tucker County BOE members the school year is off to a great start during Monday’s Tucker County More...

Tucker County Senior Center News

FLANAGAN HILL OUTPOST The monthly outpost will be held at Flanagan Hill on August 24, 2016 beginning at noon. There will be a special program to help you prepare in case of a disaster. Please bring your favorite covered dish and enjoy a time of fellowship with other seniors and their..

Tucker County Senior Center News

ST. GEORGE OUTPOST The monthly outpost will be held in St. George on August 18, 2016 beginning at 6:00 p.m. Please bring your favorite covered dish and enjoy a time of fellowship with other seniors and their guests. AUGUST BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION The Parsons Senior Center will More...

Momma Said

I have such a hard time figuring out what I want to eat all the time. I miss Mom and Gran’s..
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Good Ole Rocky Top

With summer winding down Tara and I ventured south to good ole rocky top Tennessee for one last weekend getaway before..

Property Transfers

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office: Robert M. Judy and Victoria A. Fenwick Judy,..

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