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Tucker County School A – F scores

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate HAMBLETON – The Tucker County BOE met at Tucker County High School Wednesday and the highlight of the evening was a comprehensive overview of the things going on at TCHS by Principal Jay Hamric. “Hamric spoke about the change in academics, behavior and attendance with the change to the block scheduling,” More...

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Council hears update on status of dike repairs

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate PARSONS – Residents of the Pulp Mill Bottom squeezed into the Parsons City Council meeting Tuesday evening as Tucker County Commission President Lowell Moore gave More...

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New Cortland Acres chef will transform food service program

Chef Ricky Barnes prepares meatballs for Cortland Acres residents. The Ohio native recently joined the dietary staff at Cortland Acres and will implement a restaurant style service for residents and staff. THOMAS, More...

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Tucker County Scheduled to Participate in IOGA Classic at Glenville State

GLENVILLE, WV – The Waco Center at Glenville State College will be the site of a boy’s and girl’s six-day high school basketball tournament this December. The Independent Oil & Gas Association (IOGA) More...

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Winter is coming – should you get a pneumonia vaccination?

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate ST. GEORGE – The temperatures are dropping and the holidays are nearly upon us. Are you up to date on your vaccines? Most people who intend to take a flu vaccine More...

Scott Mallery, executive director of the Mineral County Aging & Family Services, presents Tucker County Senior Center Executive Director Roxanne Tuesing with the Gene Salem Award Thursday in Charleston during the West Virginia Directors of Senior and Community Services meeting.
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Tuesing receives Gene Salem Award

Scott Mallery, executive director of the Mineral County Aging & Family Services, presents Tucker County Senior Center Executive Director Roxanne Tuesing with the Gene Salem Award Thursday in Charleston during More...

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The Tucker County Planning Commission Meets with Representatives from Frontier Communications

Submitted by Ben Herrick On November 14, the Tucker County Planning Commission hosted representatives from Frontier Communications to discuss ways to improve the quality and reliability of the telephone service More...

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The Willows

The fourth home/business to be featured on PRO ON TRAC’s Christmas House Tours on Dec. 9 is known as “The Willows” on 219 N just outside of Parsons. Formerly a Bed and Breakfast, the home is owned by John More...