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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...

National Flood Insurance Program requires permits

Tucker County Floodplain Administrator Charles Baker meets with local bankers, insurance agents, homeowners and concerned residents Thursday evening.

PARSONS – Charles Baker, Tucker County Floodplain Administrator, met with local residents to discuss issues surrounding permits and the National Floodplain Insurance Program More...

Christmas Open House Planned

ELKINS—Holiday shoppers can get a head start on their Christmas list at the Gift Garden Christmas open house, being held Thursday October 30th and Friday October 31st from 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...

Lucille Bodkin Simmons

Lucille Bodkin Simmons, age 84 years, a native of Tucker County, departed this life peacefully Thursday, October 2, 2014 in her daughter’s home at Weeki Wachee, FL. She was More...

eAdvocate for Octobe 22, 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....

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 porch lights on.  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...

Fall Carnival..

Davis-Thomas Elementary School is hosting a Fall Carnival Sunday, October 19 from 1-5 p.m.  There will be a “Cow Drop” beginning at 1:30 and you may buy a ticket from any More...

Tucker County Gets 35-14 Win Over Rival Southern


Photo by Becky MooreTucker County Fall Senior Athletes and Band members were recognized last Friday before the More...

Tucker County Cross Country Host PVC Championship

The Girls’ and Boys’ Cross Country Team hosted the PVC Championship on October 14th at Canaan Valley Resort. Teams competing were..

Tucker Valley Runs By Elkins At Home 60-24

PARSONS – The Wildcats hosted rival Elkins Middle on Thursday October 2nd. Tucker Valley jumped out to a 40-12 halftime lead..

Magistrate News for October 21, 2014

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Tina Marie Shaffer, Thomas, More...

Magistrate News for September 30, 2014

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office:   Donna J. Fridley, Thomas, was cited for underage..

Local Schools Celebrate Farm to Table Month

TCHS Students load up on healthy choices. Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School and Tucker County High School both recently promoted National Farm to School month by hosting lunch..

Board of Ed Honors TCHS Senior, Underwood

The Tucker County Board of Education met in regular session recently and honored the achievements of Tucker County High School Senior, Seth Underwood. TCHS More...

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 Monday, Oct. 20 and..

Parsons Center to Celebrate October Birthdays

Participants at the Parsons Center who are celebrating October birthdays will be given special recognition on Thursday, Oct. 16 in conjunction with the Goldenaires program and lunch.  Just after the program, and just prior to, serving lunch, happy birthday wishes will be sung More...

Momma Said for October 21, 2014

We are having a beautiful break in the weather today. It seems like it has been rainy and overcast for a..

Slow Start

Another bow season has begun and archery hunters will have 3 months to chase whitetails around the West Virginia hills and..

Property Transfers for October 21, 2014

The following property transfer has been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office:   Janet Lynn Shirk, Black Fork, Unit A5..

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