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Uncle Sam’s Birthday Party

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  By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons Advocate   DAVIS – More than 300 supporters of the Tucker Community Foundation gathered for the 26th annual Uncle Sam’s Birthday Party on July 3 at Canaan Valley State Park Resort. Folks donned red, white and blue, celebrating the 4th of July, and joining together for a worthy cause. The evening included More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Students enjoy summer feeding program

Youth gather Tuesday at Mill Race Park in Parsons for the Summer Feeding Program. The program began June 22 and will continue weekdays at noon through Aug. 12. Locations include Mill Race Park, St. George Park, More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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NYSF aquires CVI

  The National Youth Science Foundation announced it has acquired the $20 million facilities constructed by the Canaan Valley Institute, subject to a federal reversionary interest, and will re-commission the campus More...

By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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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 More...

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...