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Fortney retires from YouthBuild

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ELKINS – YouthBuild students, alumni, directors, staff and community leaders gathered Thursday to honor Loren Fortney, and thank him for his 12 years of dedicated service. Fortney More...

Prevention from flu vaccine reduced this season

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PARSONS – Local health officials report the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a press release Friday stating that getting a flu vaccine this season reduced More...

Tucker Economic Development Fund Builds

Support from an anonymous donor is helping to grow the Tucker Economic & Community Development Fund (aka TED Fund) that benefits the charitable economic development of Tucker More...

ArtSpring “Wish You Well” Project

In the interest of getting together to do creative things as a community, ArtSpring is hosting a second installment of the “Wish You Well” project over the next four weeks. This More...

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James Truman Udes

James Truman Udes, age 84 years, a resident of the Mount Zion Community, St. George, WV departed this life Sunday afternoon, January 11, 2015 at the Davis Medical Center at Elkins, More...

James A. Greco

James A. Greco, 91, son of the late Pasquale and Mary Greco, dies on Oct. 4, 2014 in Venice, Florida. He was born in Albert, (Douglas), on April 19, 1923 and worked in Washington, More...

Everett William Smith

On January 6, 2015 Everett William “Smitty” Smith passed away. He was the beloved husband of the late Elva Louise “Jean” Smith; devoted father of Linda Heinbaugh, Everett More...

Dorothy Lillian Hull

Dorothy Lillian Hull, 81, of Davis, WV died January 14, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born October 20, 1933 in Douglas, WV a daughter of the late Robert More...

eAdvocate for January 21, 2015

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turners tidbits postcard Tony Row

  This is a photo of a tornado that hit Thomas June 23, 1944. This is...

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  This is a photo of  Babcock’s Box Factory in Davis printed by the F. S....

Thomas Elem. Class of 49-50 Third grade at Thomas Elementary 1949-50

This is a photo of the third grade at Thomas Elementary 1949-50. top row: Miss Solena...

Win Garth Brooks tickets

The Parsons Volunteer Fire Department is chancing off tickets to the Garth Brooks World Tour on Feb. 7 in Pittsburgh, Pa.  Drawing will be held on Jan. 31.  Contact any fireman or call 304-620-0742 for More...

80 Hr Underground Mining Class..

80 Hr Underground Mining Class – Anyone interested in taking the class on weekends in Parsons, please call 304-478-2851.  If no answer,  leave a message.  More...

Addiction Counseling..

Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family.  Call today for free screenings or referrals.   800-431-1754  More...

Snowshoe Discovery Tour: Winter ..

Sunday, January 11, 10 am. Snowshoe Discovery Tour: Winter Tree Identification. Meet at White Grass Ski Touring Center lodge. Come along with Mimi Gunderson, an AmeriCorps member More...

Tucker County Boys Beat Southern, Tygarts Valley – Fall To Preston

HAMBLETON – The Mt. Lions took the floor at TCHS on Tuesday January 13th against long time rival Southern, More...

Lady Mt. Lions Finish The Busy Week With 2 Wins And 1 Loss

HAMBLETON – The Tucker County Girls’ Basketball team hosted Pendleton County on Wednesday January 14th and picked up the victory 70-27...

Lady Mt. Lions split games at Keyser holiday mixer

KEYSER – The Tucker County Girls’ Basketball team traveled to Keyser High School to compete in the Lady Tornado Holiday Mixer..

Magistrate News for January 20, 2015

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office:   Christopher T. McDonald, More...

Magistrate News for December 16, 2014

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Eric M. Griffith, Hambleton, was cited for no seatbelt..

Tucker County Students Named to Fall 2014 Dean’s List

A total of 1,130 students have been named to the Dean’s List at Fairmont State University after completing the fall 2014..

Three From Tucker County Make Eastern’s Fall 2014 Dean’s List

Parsons’ Kelsey Ann Kyle and Katalin Lyndell Moore, and Davis’ Chasity J. Putlovis, all earned Dean’s List academic honors at Eastern WV Community More...

Low Income Energy Assistance Program

Applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program also known as LIEAP will be accepted beginning Monday, Jan. 26 and ending Friday, Feb. 6. The federally funded program assists eligible state residents in paying home heating bills. Eligibility for benefits is based on income, household size and whether or not the..

Paper Products Bingo

Weather permitting, the volunteer who kindly sponsors our monthly paper products bingo activities is scheduled to be at the Mt. Top Senior Center on Thursday, Jan. 15, and the Parsons Center the following day, Friday, Jan. 16.  Both activities will be held immediately after More...

Momma Said for January 20, 2015

I have been scouring the internet for an all natural solution for an itchy dog. Abby has always had problems in..

New Electronic Check in System

If you were one of the lucky hunters to get a deer this past year it will be the last time..

Property Transfers for January 20, 2015

The following property transfers have been filed in the Tucker County Clerk’s office:   Diane Bell/Executor, Carl Lee Sommerville Estate, Clover,..

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