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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 for area media and a representative from the West Virginia Office of Child Nutrition, Bekki Leigh. TCHS Students load up on healthy choices. Leigh, who is the Farm to School Coordinator for the W.V. Office of Child More...

by Penny Ellison | Published 2 days ago
Tucker County Senior Center volunteers and staff work to assemble emergency food boxes for those receiving home delivered meals or those receiving in home care. The emergency food supply is intended to be used when the center is unable to deliver regular meals or when the homemaker cannot get to work. Putting together the rations for delivery are Mary Smith, Desiree Parsons, Donna Mullennex and Tucker County Senior Center Director Roxanne Tuesing.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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Furnishing food to accommodate unforeseen incidents

PARSONS – The falling leaves will soon give way to flurries of snow, cold weather and ice, which can limit the ability of folks to travel to the supermarkets and even to work. Administrators at the Tucker County More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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One Stitch at a Time

PARSONS – Seniors at the Tucker County Senior Center spend their time doing many projects, including making and selling quilts. The ladies meet once a week – and spend the afternoon talking, sharing memories More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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Parsons City Police additions

PARSONS – The Parsons Police Department has lots of new additions to assist in its job of keeping residents safe. Police Chief Bill Rowe said he is pleased with extras, which include a new police cruiser and a More...

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.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Tucker Teams Invest in Community

Photo: Victoria Weeks, Verglas MediaGlenda Easton (Fresh Canvas), Chip Chase (Tucker Boulder Park), Ivonee Martizez(Mountaintop Readers) and Billy Friend (Team Hannah) celebrate their winnings. Twenty six Tucker More...

Seniors
By Dave Helmick On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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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 game.   PARSONS – The Mt. Lions hosted Southern Garrett MD last Friday October 17th. The visiting More...

The Tucker County Boys' Cross Country team at the PVC Championship last Tuesday
By Dave Helmick On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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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 Frankfort, Berkeley Springs, Keyser, Paw Paw, Union and Tucker County. The Tucker More...

Ron Hollis, Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge Director
By Penny Ellison On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Heart of the Highlands Holds Annual Stakeholders Meeting

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 group’s mission is to complete a More...