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Mountains of Possibilities

By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   THOMAS – Residents packed the Tip Top in Thomas last Friday for the premier of a new video ‘Mountains of Possibilities,’ a video aimed to encourage business growth in Tucker County. Anne Jones, Tucker County Development Authority Director, and Dan Hobbs, AmeriCorps member with the Tucker More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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TED Support Doubles

The Tucker Community & Economic Development (TED) Fund doubled its value as donors took advantage of the $1 for $1 match incentive by “giving local” during the recent Give Local America Day campaign. TED More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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100 Miles in 100 Days

Elkins, WV – To help people make the commitment to walk daily, Davis Health System is again sponsoring the ‘100 Miles in 100 Days’ program which officially steps off Memorial Day weekend and runs through More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Parsons City Council approves dog and cat waste ordinance

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate PARSONS – Parsons City Council held a public hearing Tuesday to consider public comments on a proposed ordinance pertaining to defecation by dogs and cats. More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Cass Scenic Railroad Opens 2015 Season

CASS, W.Va. – The Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad announced the 2015 season opening of the Cass Scenic Railroad on Tuesday. The 2015 opening marks the first season this iconic state attraction will be More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Jenny Cross, M.D. Elected President of National Allergy Society

Elkins, WV – Dr. Jenny Cross, Otolaryngologist and Director of Tygart Valley Medical Specialties (TVMS) of Davis Medical Center, was elected President of the Pan American Allergy Society (P.A.A.S.) during the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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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 More...

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...