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Canaan Valley Resort Ski Area Adds to Snow-Making Capabilities With More New Equipment

DAVIS, W.Va., September 20, 2016 – After already doubling its snowmaking capacity for the upcoming winter ski season, Canaan Valley Resort State Park in West Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains is adding even more equipment in the form of six efficient “stick guns” which allow for quick snow making.The new equipment will be located on the resort’s More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Morrisey Threatens Lawsuit Against Maryland To Protect West Virginia’s Economic Growth

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey expressed willingness to sue neighboring Maryland if its leaders continue to limit West Virginia’s access to the Potomac River, a water source critical More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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World Pancreatic Cancer Day

Thursday, November 17 has been designated as “World Pancreatic Cancer Day,” all over the world which calls attention to the urgent need for research funding for early detection tools and effective treatment More...

Thomas Davis Lions Club honoring our veterans
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Veteran’s Day in Tucker County

Thomas Davis Lions Club honoring our veteransVeteran’s Memorial Wall in ParsonsTucker Valley Elementary Middle SchoolDavis Thomas Elementary School  More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Christmas House Tours

The third house featured on the PRO ON TRAC Christmas House Tours is the home of City Recorder Bruce Kolsun and his wife, Dr. Cynthia Kolsun. This home, located at 605 Central Avenue has “lived” through three More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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West Virginia’s buck and antlerless deer firearms seasons open Nov. 21

Additional Buck Stamp (Class RG & RRG) must be purchased before Nov. 21SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia’s traditional buck firearms season begins Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. The buck firearms season has More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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West Virginia’s 10th Annual Spirit of Philanthropy Awards Announced

In a time when West Virginia needs positive growth, the 10th Annual Spirit of Philanthropy Awards showcase the best of West Virginia. At the recent Philanthropy WV Annual Conference, three tremendous leaders and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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USDA Announces Applications Available for Conservation Stewardship Program

MORGANTOWN, Nov. 7, 2016 –Starting in November, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will accept and process applications for enrollment in the Conservation More...