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Porte Crayon portrayal at Canaan Valley Resort

Porte Crayon portrayal at Canaan Valley Resort

DAVIS – History buffs, those who appreciate art and those who love historical performances packed a classroom at Canaan Valley Resort State Park recently to learn more about a renowned West Virginia artist and author – David Hunter Strother, better known as Porte Crayon. Don Teter of Monterville portrayed Crayon during the History Alive! Program, More...

by Beth Christian Broschart | Published 2 months ago
Crew from Summit Celebrate Recovery loading 6600 pounds of shoes.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Local Program Finishes Successful Shoe Drive

Summit Celebrate Recovery of Elkins finished up a 90 day shoe drive. The group had drop off points set up in Elkins area, Mabie, Thomas, and Parsons. Crew from Summit Celebrate Recovery loading 6600 pounds of shoes. The More...

Attending the Leadership Summit from Preston and Tucker County High Schools were (L to R), front row, Jaden Savage and Michelle Harsh.  Back row, Ashli Pritt, Cassie Bolyard and Amber Arnold.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Preston & Tucker County Teens at Youth Leadership Summit

HORSESHOE – St. George, WV – Working under the theme “Lead On”, dozens of the state’s top teen leaders descended upon Camp Horseshoe this summer to engage in team building and address important issues More...

Alleghany Trail
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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Allegheny Highlands Trail Conducts Blackwater Canyon Leaf Peepers Bike Ride

The Highlands Trail Foundation will host their annual guided bike tour in the scenic Blackwater Canyon on Saturday, September 27, 2014. The ride will begin at noon in front of the Purple Fiddle Coffee House in Thomas More...

Tucker County Exceeds Volunteer Expectations
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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Tucker County Exceeds Volunteer Expectations

Last week, two literacy seminars were held in Tucker County to promote the new ReadAloud program at Tucker Valley and Davis Thomas Elementary Middle Schools. Tucker County Exceeds Volunteer Expectations Parents, More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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Charge Dismissed and Trial Dates Set in Tucker County Circuit Court

PARSONS – One misdemeanor charge was dismissed and three trial dates were set for cases in Tucker County Circuit Court Wednesday by Tucker County Circuit Judge Lynn Nelson. Tucker County Prosecuting Attorney Ray More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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Bond Modification Granted

PARSONS – A Parsons man, charged with seven counts of abuse or neglect of an incapacitated adult, three counts of domestic battery and one count of interfering with emergency communications, waived his right to More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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Celebrating Grandparents

PARSONS – Many folks from all over celebrated an important day Sunday – National Grandparents Day. And while many grandparents love their roles, they agree that being a grandparent is not the same today as in More...