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BRIGHT’S CHAPEL HOMECOMING

The annual Bright’s Chapel Homecoming was held July 24, 2016 at the Bright’s Chapel Church with 75 in attendance. Frank and Sharlene Carr welcomed those in attendance. A silent prayer was observed for those passing away since the last homecoming. Matthew Bright gave the blessing of the food. Special prizes were given as follows: Oldest women, Londa More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
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Morrisey Issues Statement Following Supreme Court Stay in Transgender Case

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey issues the following statement regarding a stay issued by the U.S. Supreme Court in a transgender case arising out of Gloucester County, Virginia.“We More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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4H Camp

Mingo TribeCherokee TribeDelaware TribeSeneca Tribe Camp Kidd Park was full of 4-H Spirit July 5-9 when 79 local youths filled the grounds for the annual Tucker Co. 4-H Camp. The week, themed Under the Big Top: More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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The Parsons VFD, Company 10, received their new engine ladder truck

The Parsons VFD, Company 10, received their new engine ladder truck on July 29. This was made possible due the department being a recipient of an assistants to firefighters grant. The grant was written by Fireman More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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WVDA Celebrates National Farmers’ Market Week

Charleston, W.Va. – Mark your calendar! National Farmers’ Market Week is August 7-13. This is the 17th year for the event which helps promote local growers and producers.Now is the perfect time to visit More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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On the chopping block

West Virginia conservation group Friends of Blackwater has released a new scientific bibliography and updated report on the impacts of global warming and climate change on the Mid-Atlantic Allegheny Highlands region, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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YOUTH CONSERVATION DAY – FREE EVENT

AUGUST 13, 2016The Mountaineer Chapter of IWLA will be hosting their Annual Youth Conservation Day on Saturday, August 13, at their clubhouse located 6 miles up Files Creek Road, in Beverly. This event has been More...

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Nearly 150 Tucker County Seniors gather at Hendricks Park Monday to enjoy the annual Tucker County Senior Picnic.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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Tucker County Senior Picnic well attended

Photo by Beth Christian BroschartNearly 150 Tucker County Seniors gather at Hendricks Park Monday to enjoy the annual Tucker County Senior Picnic. By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate HENDRICKS – Hendrick’s More...