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Parsons man pleads guilty to two counts of failure to register as a sex offender

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   PARSONS – A Parsons man was sentenced to 153 days in jail and given credit for time served recently in Tucker County Magistrate Court. Richard Fike pleaded guilty to two counts of failure to register as a sex offender May 4. Tucker County Magistrate William “Mont” Miller accepted Fike’s More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Mon General Foundation presents $74,000 in scholarships

The Foundation of Mon General Hospital presented $74,000 in scholarships to 38 area students pursuing degrees in health care fields at its 25th Annual Health Career Scholarship Awards Program on Monday, May 11. Four More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Parsons has History

  During Tuesday’s Parsons City Council meeting, Councilwoman Jane Barb shared a newspaper clipping. Although the exact date of the article is unknown, it is known it appeared prior to the installation of More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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ArtSpring activities in Mill Race Park

    ArtSpring promotes and cultivates the arts in public life and presents a Memorial Day weekend festival of the arts in the highlands of Tucker County, WV. ArtSpring was founded in 2011 when gallery owners, More...

Seniors gather Tuesday at the Mt. Top Senior Center in Thomas to celebrate Mother’s Day.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Mt. Top seniors celebrate Mother’s Day

  Seniors gather Tuesday at the Mt. Top Senior Center in Thomas to celebrate Mother’s Day.   By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   THOMAS – Mothers are very special and on Tuesday, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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ArtSpring 2015 Schedule Memorial Day Weekend Friday May 22 – Monday May 25

THOMAS   Cottrill’s Opera House ArtSpring Silent Auction Opening Reception l Friday, May 22 5:30-7:30pm Sponsored by: Tucker Community Foundation and Tip Top Café Bidding begins with refreshments and music More...

Uniforms worn by Cpl. Berlin L. “Bud” Sponaugle during his 1952-1954 tour in Alaska.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Sponaugle donated uniforms

Uniforms worn by Cpl. Berlin L. “Bud” Sponaugle during his 1952-1954 tour in Alaska.   While stationed at Ft. Richardson Army Base in Anchorage, Alaska, several intense situations occurred. With Russia More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Tucker Cultural District Authority appoints members

    The Tucker Cultural District Authority is pleased to announce the reappointment of two of its members and the replacement appointment of another. On April 22, 2015 Governor Earl Ray Tomlin approved More...