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Flagg violates Pretrail Release

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Shannon David Flagg is remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal Service for violating the conditions of his pretrial release. On Nov. 12 Flagg and counsel appeared for initial hearing on the Petition for Action on Conditions of Pretrial Release that was filed on Nov. 5. On Aug. 27, 2013, a Grand Jury sitting in the Northern District of West More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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DTEMS Fall Carnival

The School Fall Carnival at Davis-Thomas Elementary Middle School was held on Sunday, October 12, 2014. The principal, Alicia Lambert, and a student, Jon Rhodes of the eighth grade were interviewed. What did you More...

Sandy Young
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Local Professional Earns National Certification in Durable Medical Equipment

Elkins, WV — Sandy Young of HomePlus in Elkins has successfully completed a rigorous process to earn certification as a Durable Medical Equipment Specialist (CDME) from the Board for Certification/Accreditation More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Smoked: Judge Sentences Woman With 290 Pounds of Pot In Yellowstone

A West Virginia woman was sentenced in federal court to five years behind bars for trafficking 290 pounds of marijuana in her RV in Yellowstone National Park in May. Daphne Watkins also will be required to undergo More...

By Clint Nichols On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Tucker Community Foundation Participates in National Effort to Highlight Local Impact of Philanthropy

PARSONS – Tucker Community Foundation celebrated National Community Foundations Week Nov. 9 through 15, along with more than 700 community foundations across the nation. For 25 years, the National Community Foundations More...

AWVHA Award
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
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Davis Medical Center Auxiliary Wins Award

Elkins, WV – The Davis Medical Center (DMC) Auxiliary recently received several awards from the annual Auxiliary of West Virginia Hospital Association (AWVHA) meeting at The Greenbrier Resort. The group’s “Imagination More...

Awards presentation (From L to R; Presenter Kara Dense, Greenbrier Valley CVB, Jessica Scowcroft, Bill Smith)
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
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Tucker County CVB Receives State Tourism Awards

Davis, WV. At the 2014 WV Governors Conference on Tourism’s “Stars of the Industry” Awards Banquet, the Tucker County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) came away with a state tourism award. Bill Smith More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
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Flanagan Hill Fall Festival

The Flanagan Hill Development Corporation held the annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 at the Flanagan Hill Community Building in Red Creek. Numerous activities were scheduled throughout the day, including More...