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West Virginia hunters set record by harvesting 3,195 black bears in 2015

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  SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia hunters harvested 3,195 black bears during the combined 2015 archery and firearms seasons, according to Colin Carpenter, Black Bear Project Leader for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. The preliminary harvest data for the combined 2015 seasons were 17 percent higher than the previous record More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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FEMA joint field office closing

  The State of West Virginia and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Joint Field Office in Charleston, WV will close January 22, 2016. For the past ten months the state and FEMA have been working More...

Wildlife calendar 2016
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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DNR seeks wildlife paintings for 2017 calendar

  SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) is requesting original color wildlife paintings for the 2017 edition of the award-winning West Virginia Wildlife Calendar, according More...

chalk talk
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Seniors travel to Lancaster

  The Tucker County Senior Travelers visited Lancaster, PA in November. They were able to visit the National Christmas Center and see a wide variety of Christmas displays. One of the highlights there was a display More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Davis Medical Center Providers Certified in Wound Care

  Elkins, WV – For those suffering from non-healing wounds, a new service at Davis Medical Center can help provide relief and treatment. The National Alliance of Wound Care (NAWC) recently granted full certification More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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LOCAL FOODS DAY 2016

  Public Encouraged to Join Local Food and Agriculture Supporters at Capitol and For Luncheon CHARLESTON – Local food and agriculture advocates from every corner of West Virginia will gather at the Capitol More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Commissioners get new year underway

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   PARSONS – Tucker County Commissioners authorized a financial audit of the Tucker County E911 Center Wednesday during their regular meeting. Commission More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Lottery winner?

  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   DAVIS – Folks have been talking about a winning lottery ticket where it is rumored that some lucky individual won $30,000. Is it true? Did this really More...