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Hambleton Park Awarded Grant

The Hambleton Park Board received a grant from the Tucker County Parks & Recreation Board in the amount of $750 to replace broken backboards at the basketball court. The new backboards are made of 20 gauge steel and will be installed in the near future. The Park Board members voted to have a fundraiser August 9 at the park to raise funds to pay More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
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Mountain State Brewing named on list of 50 States SeriesTop Wineries & Breweries Worth Traveling For

Who doesn’t enjoy/need a massive beer or a towering glass of wine after a stressful day, week, month, or even year? (Cue Friends theme song.) While some drinkers prefer to guzzle down cheap, mass produced More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
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Community Theater Ensemble Workshop

Voices From The Earth’s Community Theater Ensemble in Thomas will offer a week-long workshop in basic stage skills for children- ACTS- August 4 – 8. Students entering grades five through eight are invited More...

By Parsons Advocate On Monday, July 28th, 2014
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Clarification

After the story about the flood wall in Parsons appeared in the last edition of The Parsons Advocate new information has come to light.  Dan Jones, Public affairs, US Army Corps of Engineers, has issued the following More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
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Bluegrass Community Fair o raise funds for Special Olympics of Tucker County

PARSONS, WV – If you love Bluegrass and helping children, then The Bluegrass Community Fair is the perfect event for you. John and Joyce Bowers wants to raise a lot of money for Special Olympics of Tucker More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
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Local Students Repair Wilderness Hiking Trails

CIRCLEVILLE, WV – - The third and last week of The Mountain Institute’s service learning summer program, Mountain Trail Monitors (MTM), finished as a huge success. Several miles of trails were cleared in More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
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St. John’s UMC welcomes back Rev. Dent

On July 13 , Saint John’s United Methodist Church held a welcome back dinner for Rev. Phil Dent and his family. After the covered dish dinner, the entertainment theme for the evening was “This is your life Rev. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
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The Wellness Center hosts FIREFLY 5K

Fun and games for the younger children and music will round out the evening as The Wellness Center, located at 215 Pennsylvania Avenue in Parsons, hosts the Firefly 5K fun walk/run on Friday, July 25 starting at More...