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AmeriCorps members participate in Day of Service

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Tucker County AmeriCorps members spent Martin Luther King Day helping out at the Tucker County Animal Shelter. Volunteers were Emma Donovan, Rachel Fedders, Travis Ferry, Mimi Gunderson, Sydney Haltom, Daniel Hobbs, Alex Hodges, Audrey Stefenson, Emily Wilson-Hauger and Becca Ferry.

PARSONS – Most folks look forward to having a long weekend off for the Martin Luther King holiday, but a local group of young folks chose to use their day off as a Day of Service. Tucker County AmeriCorps members spent last Monday volunteering at the Tucker County Animal Shelter. Submitted photoTucker County AmeriCorps members spent Martin Luther More...

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Kim Delsignore serves Commissioner Lowell Moore and Mike Canfield.
By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Tucker Country Inn Opens

PARSONS – The doors have finally reopened for the Tucker Country Inn. At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 21 the dream came true for three ladies that have taken on the task of bringing a new business to Tucker More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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West Virginia small business survey

CHARLESTON – Small businesses throughout the state are invited to take part in a survey from the West Virginia Small Business Development Center. The survey on the WVSBDC website WVSBDC.org/WestVirginia, and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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Taste of Tucker

This February 11 at 5 p.m., Tucker County returns to Charleston with a “Taste of Tucker” party at the Culture Center. This year will be a gala evening event which will allow for more focus and more celebration. More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Fortney retires from YouthBuild

ELKINS – YouthBuild students, alumni, directors, staff and community leaders gathered Thursday to honor Loren Fortney, and thank him for his 12 years of dedicated service. Fortney helped young adults age 16 to More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Prevention from flu vaccine reduced this season

PARSONS – Local health officials report the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a press release Friday stating that getting a flu vaccine this season reduced a person’s risk of having to go to More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Tucker Economic Development Fund Builds

Support from an anonymous donor is helping to grow the Tucker Economic & Community Development Fund (aka TED Fund) that benefits the charitable economic development of Tucker County. Grant awards will be recommended More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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ArtSpring “Wish You Well” Project

In the interest of getting together to do creative things as a community, ArtSpring is hosting a second installment of the “Wish You Well” project over the next four weeks. This project was born out of a wish More...