Local Stories Archives - Page 2 of 49 - The Parsons Advocate | The Parsons Advocate

Tucker County CVB Receives State Tourism Awards

Awards presentation (From L to R; Presenter Kara Dense, Greenbrier Valley CVB, Jessica Scowcroft, Bill Smith)

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 and Jessica Scowcroft accepted a handmade Fenton Glass trophy from the WV Division of Tourism for the “Best Website”. Awards presentation More...

by Parsons Advocate | Published 2 weeks ago
Rosenau and Queen court
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
0 Comments

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...

PublicDomainPictures / Pixabay
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
0 Comments

Warm the Children program accepting donations

Warm the Children operates on the generosity of people though a fundraising campaign that officially began for this winter season in October 2014. Read­ers from all across the region who subscribe to The Parsons More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
0 Comments

Missionaries Can Use Your Help

Amazon has a new program to help charitable organizations. If you follow the directions below you will give 0.5% of any Amazon purchase to WAEMM without cost to you. Drs. Tom and Karen Asher who are former Tucker More...

geralt / Pixabay
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
0 Comments

Quattro Music Company opens in Thomas

The Quattro Music Company, found between the White Room Art Gallery and the Purple Fiddle is a delightful mixture of those two famed establishments. Located on East Avenue, often refered to as Front Street, Thomas, More...

CORE AWARD
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
0 Comments

Organ Donation Efforts Recognized at Davis Medical Center

Elkins, WV – The Center for Organ Recovery and Education (CORE) recently awarded Davis Medical Center (DMC) the West Virginia Governor’s Award for Life, 2014. Through one organ donation up to 50 lives can be More...

Foundation representatives Rob Burns (L), Debbie Ritter, and Dave Parker (R) accept a donation

from Ryan Haws of E.L. Robinson Engineering
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
0 Comments

Robinson Engineering Invests in Tucker

An endowment to support Tucker County Economic and Community Development continues to build with a recent donation from E.L. Robinson Engineering. Foundation representatives Rob Burns (L), Debbie Ritter, and Dave More...

Brenda Mason, the State Director of AdvancED NCA CASI and Kolsun
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
0 Comments

Kolsun receives award

Dr. Cynthia Phillips Kolsun, of Parsons, was recently awarded the West Virginia AdvancED Excellence in Education Award. Dr. Kolsun spent 42 years in the educational realm, beginning her teaching career in Hendry More...