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Be on the Alert for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

CHARLESTON, WV – Cold weather has struck West Virginia this week, and so have carbon monoxide poisonings. Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas that can be produced when fuels do not burn completely. Carbon monoxide can sicken or kill those exposed to high concentrations.If anyone living in the home (including pets) experiences sleepiness, More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Davis Health System Foundation launches Transforming Care TogethER Campaign

The Tucker Community Foundation invites the public to learn more about Davis Health System Foundation’s Transforming Care TogethER Campaign at a community presentation to be held at 5:00 pm on Thursday, December More...

By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Mountain Music Trail recognized as Finalist for British Guild of Travel Writers Award

Nominated by guild member for Wider World categoryCHARLESTON, WV — Wild, Wonderful West Virginia today announced the Mountain Music Trail was one of three finalists nominated for the 2016 British Guild of More...

By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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AMT Celebrates the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

The American Mountain Theater in Elkins, W.Va. will be premiering their annual Christmas. This year marks the 10th year that the theater has put on their Christmas show to celebrate the holidays. This year’s schedule More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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TURNER’S TIDBITS

This is a photo of Dr. Samuel Bucher standing by the Mountain Clinic sign which stood by the road at his 5.38clinic outside of Harman. Dr. Bucher moved to the Harman area in 1946 and maintained his practice there More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Christmas House Tour

Hattie Jane’s Our last featured home on the 1st annual Parsons Christmas House Tours is actually a business. Hattie Jane’s Old Thyme Primitives on 219 across from Dollar General, has been open since August 2015 More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Heart of the Highlands Trail System Stakeholder Meeting

Volunteers help complete and celebrate ribbon cutting of Heart of the Highlands’ new Blackwater View Trail. Learn more at the 8th Annual Stakeholders Meeting on Monday, December 5 at 6:00 p.m. at the National More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Between Festivities, Visit My Social Security

By Vince PetriceSocial Security Manager in Elkins, WV The holiday season is upon us, bringing with it family gatherings and familiar traditions. As you bustle about from place to place, sharing turkey dinners and More...