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April is National Cancer Control Month

CHARLESTON – For more than a decade, Americans have watched the overall cancer death rate drop lower and lower with each passing year. As a nation, progress has been measured not just in the lives saved, but also in the shared moments – patients lifted up by the promise of remission, parents blessed with the chance to watch their children grow up, More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
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Child Abuse Prevention Month

An empowering child abuse prevention training program is being offered locally through your Tucker County Family Resource Center and Randolph-Tucker Child Advocacy Center. The training is called Stewards of Children. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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Hambleton United Methodist Church Holds Mission Fair

The Hambleton United Methodist Church held a mission fair to bring awareness to the children’s youth group the various places around the world where Jesus Christ is still growing and loving his people. Places More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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Taste of Tucker Farmers Market Accepting Vendors

During the past couple of years, the growth of the Taste of Tucker Farmers Market has been amazing. We have increased from approximately four consistent vendors in 2010 to a total of 33 vendors in 2014. The market More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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Preston-Taylor Community Health Center Operations Explained at Pubic Meeting

A Public Meeting was held at the Mountaintop Health Center located at 30 Cortland Acres Lane in Thomas, WV on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7 pm. The meeting was attended by local community leaders with staff and board More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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American Red Cross Blood Services offers Red Cross Month Promotion March 24 – 28

It doesn’t take a cape, super powers or a secret identity to be a hero. However, for American Red Cross blood donor heroes, a Red Cross tote bag may come in handy for errands, groceries, children’s toys and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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West Virginia State Police Cadet Class

South Charleston – On Monday, March 24, 2014, Cadets selected for the 64th Cadet Class will report to the West Virginia State Police Academy, in Dunbar, West Virginia, to begin training. A total of 28 Cadets are More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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Camp Horseshoe Spring Quilt Retreat

ST. GEORGE – Spring is here and now it’s time to make plans to attend Camp Horseshoe’s Spring Quilt Retreat near St. George in Tucker County, WV – May 13 – 17, 2014. It will be the perfect place to spend More...