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The Friends Of Blackwater Are Among 68 Recipients To Share $1 Million In Grants Supporting Environmental Initiatives

The Friends of Blackwater will receive a $15,000 grant to improve trails in and around the Monogahela National Forest.68 organizations in 10 states will share $1 million to fund projects that protect the environment and educate the public.Thomas, W.Va. — Whether it’s restoring wetlands, forging new trails or building new boat ramps, this year’s More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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Small Town St. George has Big History

Written by Wyatt PiferSocial Studies Fair 1998 As you travel along WV72 in Tucker County, WV you will pass by a small, sleepy community nestled deep in the valley cut by the Cheat River. As you pass through the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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Tygarts Valley Conservation District local work group meeting scheduled

Attendees will identify local natural resources priorities and criteria for USDA programsPHILIPPI, W.Va., – The Tygarts Valley Conservation District and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will host More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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North Central WV Community Action Association, Inc. Head Start/Early Head Start Annual Report

North Central WV Community Action Association, Inc. (NCWVCAA) has released the 2015 Annual Report. The report outlines the 2015 programs and objectives as well as defines the strategy and future direction of the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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Fundraiser supports Animal Shelter

Recently the Backwoods Massacre from Elkins hosted a fundraiser for Tucker County Animal Shelter, their goal was to empty everyones pockets for the animals. The line up included six acts ranging from Progressive More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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27th Annual Uncle Sam’s Birthday Party Scheduled

Tucker Community Foundation’s 27th annual Uncle Sam’s Birthday Party is scheduled for July 1, 2016 at the main lodge of Canaan Valley State Park with doors opening at 5:15 p.m. Only 250 tickets are sold for More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Summer student fun

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate PARSONS – Local groups and libraries have lots of fun activities planned to help those on summer vacation to continue learning, keep moving and have lots of summer More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Hillbilly Commodities at Dixie Dave’s

By Justin SuderThe Parsons Advocate When David “Dave” Stemple worked in a thrift shop while still in high school he told the owner at the time that he would own the thrift shop one day. In July of 2012 Stemple More...