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Tucker County Teams Run For It

  Fifty-five teams are registered for Tucker Community Foundation’s annual Run For It; the largest roster since the program began in 2007. Teams representing the Foundations More...

TCF to Expand

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   DAVIS – The Tucker Community Foundation is looking at purchasing the current building in Davis that houses Boomtown More...

Renown Evangelist Dan Frederick to spread Revival throughout Tucker

Dan Frederick Evangelist

  By Elizabeth Lancaster The Parsons Advocate   Three local churches will soon welcome Evangelist Dan Frederick as he arrives to preach a six night Revival throughout Tucker More...

Chamber Corner

  Welcome to the Chamber Corner! The Tucker County Chamber of Commerce will be highlighting a new chamber member every month in the Chamber Corner. We are excited to use More...


Norman Abel Long

Norman Abel Long, age 89 years, a resident of the Brooklyn Heights Community, Parsons, WV departed this life early Wednesday morning, September 16, 2015 at the home of his granddaughter, More...

Christena Carol Michael

Christena Carol Michael, 77, of Steubenville, Ohio, died Saturday, September 19, 2015 at Valley Hospice North, surrounded by her loving family. Carol was born in Benbush, West More...

Roberta Mae Vance Phillips

Roberta Mae Vance Phillips, age 79 years, a resident of Smokey Hollow, Parsons, WV, departed this life early Saturday morning, September 19, 2015 at Monongalia General Hospital More...

Jesse James Summerfield, Sr.

    Jesse James Summerfield, Sr., age 92 years, a resident of Hendricks, WV, and more recently a resident of Cortland Acres at Thomas, WV, departed this life Thursday More...

eAdvocate for October 7, 2015

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Sunflower Sunflower

This is a picture of Sunflower who played on WWVA and the Jamboree for a number...

post card Albert WV Turner’s Tidbits – August 12, 2015

This is a generic postcard made available to allow a location to have their name printed...

Horse loggers bw July 15, 2015

This is a photo of Stephen Harvey Murphy and Thomas Bright. Harvey was married to Orpha...

What’s Happening

Free Friday   Free Friday will be held on September 25 at 6 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church pavilion in Parsons. A variety of soups and sandwiches will be served, along with dessert and More...

What’s Happening..

Writer’s Workshop   The Aurora Project will have a Writer’s Workshop on Saturday, August 29 from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. For more information and to register, email More...

What’s Happening – A..

Upcoming Resort Happenings at Canaan Valley   For additional details on events, call 304-866-4121 ext. 2678 or Aug 7: Wings of Wonder – Three Rivers More...

July 15, 2015..

Benefit Dinner for Cottrill’s Opera House   Benefit Dinner for Cottrill’s Opera House with Opera Singing Chef Elizabeth Saturday, July 25, 5-8 p.m., Mozark Mountain More...

#3 Moorefield Run By Mt. Lions at Moorefield 56-13


  By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   MOOREFIELD – The Mt. Lions traveled to #3 Moorefield last More...

Tucker Valley Drops Game At Pendleton County 28-6

  By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   FRANKLIN – The Wildcats Middle School football team traveled to Pendleton County on Wednesday September..

Mt Lions Football starts season this Friday at Pocahontas

  By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   This year’s Tucker County Football team is young and inexperienced at the skill level. Gone..

Magistrate News

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office:  George J. Killmer, Huntley, More...

July 15, 2015

The following citations have been recorded in the  Tucker County Magistrate office: Joseph A. Peaslee, Jefferson, Maine, was cited for impeding..

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 Center News

Lancaster Christmas Trip   The Travel Committee will be accepting payments for the Nov. 10 – 12 Lancaster/Miracle of Christmas trip on Thursday, Sept. 24 from 9:30 – 11 a.m. If this is not convenient please call Sam at the senior center to arrange another time.   Mt. Top Center Prize..

Tucker County Senior Center News

Trip Payments   The Travel Committee is scheduled to collect trip payments for the Ohio Sugarcreek Amish Trip and the Christmas Trip to Lancaster on Thursday, Aug. 27 from 9:30 – 11 a.m. at the Parsons Center. If this is not convenient for you, please mail your payments More...

Momma Said

The weather is changing so quickly and I still have soooo much to do before it gets really bad. I will..
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..

Property Transfers

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office: Bethel Cemetery Trustees, Black Fork, Lot 54 20’..

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