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Senate Bill 298, referred to as the Sunday Brunch Bill, to be placed on Tucker County ballots

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate PARSONS – Senate Bill 298, referred to as the Sunday Brunch Bill, was passed through the West Virginia Legislature and Governor More...

Cortland Acres Rehabilitation team helps Shifflet get back home

Frances Shifflet (right) of Elkins was the first patient cared for by Cortland Acres Medical Director Dr. Margaret Kaiser (left) in the new Blackwater Short-term Rehabilitation Center at Cortland Acres.

Frances Shifflet (right) of Elkins was the first patient cared for by Cortland Acres Medical Director Dr. Margaret Kaiser (left) in the new Blackwater Short-term Rehabilitation More...

40th FAIRVIEW HOMECOMING

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The 40th annual Fairview Homecoming celebration was held on June 26, 2016, at the church pavilion on Location Road, St. George. The afternoon was spent with a picnic and visiting More...

Davis & Elkins Students Chosen as Interns for Biomedical Research

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Nick Atkins Elkins – Four Davis & Elkins College students are among 25 undergraduate interns selected to participate in the 2016 West Virginia IDeA Network of Biomedical More...

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Jeffrey “Adam” Barb

Jeffrey “Adam” Barb, age 28 years, a native of Parsons, WV and a resident of the Lazy Run Community, Kerens, WV, departed this life late Friday evening, July 8, 2016 at Kerens, More...

William Branson Phelps

William Branson Phelps, 82, of Thomas, WV passed away peacefully after a long battle with Alzheimer’s on July 16, 2016 at Cortland Acres. He was born May 26, 1934 in Thomas, More...

Dottie Anna Williams Knicley

Dottie Anna Williams Knicley, age 87 years, a resident of Parsons, WV, and more recently a resident of Cortland Acres, departed this life Tuesday afternoon, June 28, 2016 at More...

Cindy Joy Moats

Cindy Joy Moats, 62, of Aurora, WV passed away at her home on June 23, 2016. She was born February 2, 1954 in Oakland, MD a daughter of the late Ward Delmar and Dove Luvina Simmons More...

eAdvocate for July 20, 2016

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This is a picture of a train on the Coketon rails around 1900. The train was...

Wanda Hinkle painting

This is a picture that was painted by Wanda Miller Hinkle. She was a daughter of...

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This is a picture of a child’s money bank meant to promote thrift. It was given...

What’s Happening?

Bake Sale There will be a bake sale/yard sale/hotdog sale 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Hambleton Methodist Church Basement on Saturday, July 23. Upcoming Special Events at Blackwater Falls State Park July 21:Sacagawea More...

What’s Happening..

Upcoming Canaan Valley Resort Happenings For additional details on events, call (304) 866-4121 ext. 2678 or www.canaanresort.comJuly 6: Useful Trees & Edible Plants HikeJuly More...

What’s Happening..

Flood Relief Donations Tucker County Family Resource Network is seekingwhich local churches, community groups or other agencies are working to collect supplies for the 2016 flood More...

What’s Happening..

The Gospel Sing Local Talent The Golden Aries, SonBeams, Mike Helmick, Danny Barkley, and Rocky Hebb will be performing at 6 p.m. on Friday, June 24 at Mill Race Park. Hamburgers More...

New Score Board for TCHS football

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A new scoreboard is in place and operational at the Tucker County High School football field. The scoreboard More...

Tucker Valley Tract team breaks records

 Tucker Valley Boys and Girls Track team competed in seven meets in the 2016 season. Both teams together consisted of 43..

Seth Evans Competes In North/South All-Star Basketball Game

By Dave HelmickTuckerCountySports.Com The Annual North South All-Star Basketball game was held on June 17th at South Charleston Community Center. Tucker..

Magistrate News

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Diane L. Johnson, Stephens More...

Magistrate News

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: John F. Walters, Jr., Grafton, was cited for speeding..

Evans begins on Tucker Board of Education

Daniel 'Chopper' Evans By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate PARSONS – Daniel ‘Chopper’ Evans was elected to the Tucker County Board of Education, and..

JR Helmick leaves Tucker County High School

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate Photo Beth Christian BroschartHelmick leaving as assistant principal/CTE director at Tucker County High More...

Tucker County Senior Center News

ANNUAL SENIOR PICNIC Please put Monday, August 1, 2016 on your calendar now and plan to join us for the annual picnic. Festivities begin at 10:30 a.m. Bring your favorite covered dish and lawn chairs and enjoy the entertainment. OUTPOSTS St. George will hold their monthly outpost on July 21, 2016...

Tucker County Senior Center News

GOLDENAIRES CHOIR TO SET STAGE FOR HOLIDAY We invite you to join us at the Parsons Senior Center on Thursday, June 30, as the Goldenaires Choir will be entertaining us. The choir will be providing a program of patriotic music and readings that will get us in the upcoming Independence More...

Momma Said

When did I become the lady with my rear in the air? I am talking about working outside. I used to..

Fishing a Brand New River

I always like fishing a creek or river for the first time. There’s the challenge of figuring out what is the..

Property Transfers

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office: Tommy A. Srnsky and David M. Srnsky, Blackfork,..

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