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Smith Performs
at Historic Fayette Theater 
Allison Smith, of Oak Hill, WV, performed in the musical production of "The Rockin' Tale of Snow White" at the Historic Fayette Theater in Fayetteville, WV. She was cast as a singing dancer throughout the performance.  
Smith is a freshman at Oak Hill High School and plays the trombone in the band.  She is the daughter of Forrest and Ramona Smith formerly of Parsons. Her grandparents are Elaine and the late Clay Smith and Arlie and Kathryn Davis.

Partnership highlights effort between SBA and AARP to promote entrepreneurship among individuals ages 50 and older Smith Performsat Historic Fayette TheaterAllison Smith, of Oak Hill, WV, performed in the musical production of “The Rockin’ Tale of Snow White” at the Historic Fayette Theater in Fayetteville, WV. She was cast as a singing More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Fellowship Breakfast

The Fellowship Breakfast at the First United Methodist Church was held on April 6, 2014, at 8 a.m.. The menu consisted of Sausage Gravy and Biscuits, Home Fries, Eggs, Juice and Coffee. Those attending were Marvin More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Drug Take-Back Scheduled April 26

On Saturday, April 26th, the DEA National Take-Back Initiative provides the opportunity to remove all types of medications from your home or the home of loved ones. Expired, over-the-counter, discontinued and pet More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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A Myth About Child Abuse

A Myth About Child Abuse: It is only abuse if it’s violent or sexual. In fact, emotional abuse and neglect are also considered abuse and are more likely to go unreported. What is emotional abuse? Sticks and stones More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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A. James Manchin Memorial Marble Tournament for Kids

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will host the sixth annual A. James Manchin Marble Tournament sponsored by the West Virginia Marble Shooters Association (WVMSA) on Saturday, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Memories if Days Gone by to be Included in New Book

Hometown Memories Publishing is saving a big slice of local history in book that will contain tales of bygone years from people who actually lived them. The 20th Century saw tremendous change, from horses and buggies More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Mayor Dorothy Judy Joins Nationwide Effort to Recognize Impact of National Service

Parsons Mayor, Dorothy Judy, joined more than 1,760 mayors across the country for the second annual Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service, a nationwide bipartisan effort that highlights the impact of national More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Business Owners Seed TED Fund

Tucker Community Foundation recently announced plans to establish the Tucker County Economic and Community Development Fund (aka TED Fund) and offered to match donations $1 for $1 up to $5,000; a challenge that More...