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West Virginia hunters set record by harvesting 3,195 black bears in 2015

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  SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia hunters harvested 3,195 black bears during the combined 2015 archery and firearms seasons, according to Colin Carpenter, Black Bear Project Leader for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. The preliminary harvest data for the combined 2015 seasons were 17 percent higher than the previous record More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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FEMA joint field office closing

  The State of West Virginia and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Joint Field Office in Charleston, WV will close January 22, 2016. For the past ten months the state and FEMA have been working More...

Wildlife calendar 2016
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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DNR seeks wildlife paintings for 2017 calendar

  SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) is requesting original color wildlife paintings for the 2017 edition of the award-winning West Virginia Wildlife Calendar, according More...

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Elizabeth Nichols and Lydia Mullenax play defense against St. Marys January 16th Tucker County won the contest 57-55
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Lady Mt. Lions get two wins to win St. Marys Invitational Tournament

  Photo by Becky MooreElizabeth Nichols and Lydia Mullenax play defense against St. Marys January 16th Tucker County won the contest 57-55 By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   ST. MARYS – Tucker More...

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Tucker County’s Ethan Crosten(24) and Kordell Fulton(10) try to steal the ball from Philip-Barbour last Monday Jan 11th at Philip-Barbour, Tucker County won 96-82
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Tucker County boys’ get two road wins at Philip-Barbour & Preston

  Photo by Kevin HostetlerTucker County’s Ethan Crosten(24) and Kordell Fulton(10) try to steal the ball from Philip-Barbour last Monday Jan 11th at Philip-Barbour, Tucker County won 96-82 TuckerCountySports.Com   PHILIPPI More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Tucker Valley boys middle school basketball update

  By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   The Tucker Valley Boys’ Basketball JV and Varsity teams hosted Tygarts Valley on January 4th. In the JV game Tucker Valley fell in the contest 34-26. Wyatt More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Tucker Valley girls middle school basketball update

  By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   The Tucker Valley Girls’ Basketball JV and Varsity teams hosted Moorefield on Monday January 11th. The Lady Wildcats JV team fell in the contest 28-13. London More...

chalk talk
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Seniors travel to Lancaster

  The Tucker County Senior Travelers visited Lancaster, PA in November. They were able to visit the National Christmas Center and see a wide variety of Christmas displays. One of the highlights there was a display More...