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DNR biologist shows off snakes at Canaan Valley

DNR shows off snake

DAVIS – More than 100 youth and adults gathered Saturday evening at the Canaan Valley State Park Lodge to learn about an animal that strikes fear in even the bravest – snakes. West Virginia Department of Natural Resources biologist Jim Fregonara not only shared information, but also gave attendees the opportunity to see both non-poisonous More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Aboveground Storage Tank Program deadlines looming

With less than two months to go before the Oct. 1 registration deadline, tank owners are reminded of the importance of registering their aboveground storage tanks with the West Virginia Department of Environmental More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Citizens wanted to serve on Policy Council, Health Advisory and Partnership Advisory

The North Central WV Community Action Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking Agency representatives, community individuals, and past Head Start/Early Head Start parents to serve on its Policy Council, Health Advisory More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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“Run For It” Registration Deadlines

September 1 is last day to register a TEAM for Run For It 2014. The 2k walk and 5k race held on the streets of Davis during the annual Leaf Peeper Festival raises awareness and thousands of dollars for community More...

Michael Hurwitz, historic theater consult, in the middle, leading a round table 
discussion about the next steps for the opera house
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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Historic Theater Consultant visits the Opera House in Thomas

THOMAS – Recently Historic Theater Consultant Michael Hurwitz came from Columbus Ohio to visit Cottrill’s Opera House and share his years of experience in restoring old theaters. Michael Hurwitz, historic More...

Butch's good ol boy chili contestant
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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Canaan Amateur Backyard Chili / BBQ Cook-off Looking for Chefs

Davis, WV –Canaan Valley Resort State Park is searching for amateur chili and barbecue chefs to participate in the annual Canaan Amateur Backyard Chili & Barbecue Cook-off scheduled for Saturday, August 9 More...

2014 4-H Camp – Around the World
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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2014 4-H Camp – Around the World

Sixty-five 4-Her’s decided to travel around the world at the 2014 Tucker County 4-H Camp. Camp was held July 6th-11th at Camp Kidd Park. 4-Her’s had the opportunity to learn from the Appalachian American Indians More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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Worles Waives Preliminary Hearing

Parsons, W. Va. – Katie Lynn Worles was before Magistrate Riley H. Barb on Thursday, July 31 in regards to a child neglect charge. Worles waived her right to a preliminary hearing and the case will be moved More...