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Governor Tomblin encourages Fayette, Mercer and Tucker County businesses to apply for SBA assistance

Low-interest loans to help small businesses affected by Winter Storm Thor CHARLESTON, W.Va. (April 22, 2015)-Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin today announced the federal disaster declaration granted following Winter Storm Thor has been amended to include affected small businesses in Fayette, Mercer and Tucker counties. These counties are now eligible to apply More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Tucker County Planning Commission to host workshop on regional planning for small communities

Officials from the Tucker County Planning Commission will meet with representatives from Smart Growth America on May 27 and 28, 2015 as part of a free, grant-funded technical assistance program. This workshop seeks More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Parsons Volunteer Fire Department Homecoming Fair Schedule of Events

May 2, May 6 – May 9, 2015 Saturday, May 2nd 3rd Annual PVFD Poker Run – 9 a.m. Registration 9 a.m. Breakfast $5.00 11 a.m. Bikes Out 4 p.m. Dinner, door prizes and 50/50   Wednesday, May 6th 6 p.m. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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West Virginia Master Naturalists State Conference June 12-14

ELKINS, W.Va. – The West Virginia Master Naturalist program will have its sixth annual conference June 12-14, 2015, on the campus of Davis & Elkins College in Elkins. Members from eight active Master Naturalist More...

Pictured above are Davis Medical Center Operating Room staff and Auxilians (from left to right) Valerie Bright, Matt Lowery, Kim Urban, Deborah Phillips, Tom Williams, Dr. Domingo Chua, Sharon Chenoweth and Donna Hommema.  A recent gift by the Davis Medical Center Auxiliary will benefit patients in the treatment for kidney stones.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
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DMC Auxiliary Purchases New Technology for Patients with Kidney Stones

Pictured above are Davis Medical Center Operating Room staff and Auxilians (from left to right) Valerie Bright, Matt Lowery, Kim Urban, Deborah Phillips, Tom Williams, Dr. Domingo Chua, Sharon Chenoweth and Donna More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
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Horseshoe Announces Summer Youth Programs

Horseshoe Leadership Center, St. George, WV – Teenagers and children looking for a special summer week will want to check out Camp Horseshoe’s summer schedule. Teen camps include the Teen Entrepreneurship Summit, More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
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West Virginia State Parks ready for camping

SOUTH CHARLESTON, West Virginia – Camping is trending and West Virginia’s state parks are ready for the 2015 camping season. “Our campsite reservation process is underway by mail, phone, walk-in and online,” More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
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Outstanding Achievements Banquet

Join us at 1p.m. on Sunday, May 3 at the First Baptist Church of Parsons for a banquet celebrating the outstanding achievements of Parsons citizens, businesses and organizations. The event will include a silent More...