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Mountain State Brewing Company joins Beer Camp Tour

West Virginia’s own Mountain State Brewing Company has signed on to join fellow brewers and beer lovers at Sierra Nevada’s Beer Camp Across America, an epic traveling beer festival that will take place later this summer. Nearly 700 craft brewers from around the country have already signed on for the multi-weekend event; anticipating more than More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Local ADRC Office will be Closing

The West Virginia Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) will be closing its Elkins office on Monday, June 30 due to budget cuts. The office is located in the Randolph Center building on Harrison Avenue. ADRCs More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Discuss the State of Girls in our Region

Panelist gave their views on how to create the next generation of female leaders   Charleston, W. Va.) The Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council (GSBDC) gathered an assembly of female leaders in education, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Mountaineer Days Committee List Final Plans

The Mountaineer Days committee has listed final plans for the annual 4th of July activities held in Thomas. Currently there are no events scheduled for Friday evening so that the THS-MHS alumni may gather for their More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Tucker County 4-H Accepted the Challenge

The 4-H’s stand for Head, Heart, Hands, and Health. To raise awareness of the “Health H”, 4-H youth across the state were challenged to create a motivational video about healthy eating choices. The video had More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Momentum builds for Tucker Boulder Park

For the past several months the Tucker Boulder Park project has been building momentum through social media and word of mouth. With the launch of the new web site, www.TCrocks.org, and a recent $10,000 donation More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Area Residents Invited to Davis Medical Center Celebration On June 20

ELKINS, WV – Davis Medical Center invites area residents to preview the completion of its new 82,300 square foot addition during a grand opening celebration scheduled Friday, June 20. The event begins at 11:30 More...

Joe & Melanie Castro leaving Parsons for the next leg of their journey on the American Discovery Trail
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
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Missionaries Walking the American Discovery Trail Through Tucker County

Joe & Melanie Castro leaving Parsons for the next leg of their journey on the American Discovery Trail Joe “JC” and Melanie Castro are Christian missionaries who sold all their possessions, including a brick More...