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Ostenaco

Ostenaco (ca 1703-1780), Cherokee leader, will be portrayed by Doug Wood of Hurricane at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Blackwater Falls State Park Lodge. The presentation is part of the History Alive! program of the West Virginia Humanities council. Ostenaco was an important Cherokee ally of Virginia military leaders during the French More...

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Cornhole Tournament
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Carr Camp Cornhole Tournament

Cornhole, Shmornhole who cares who wins? After all, it’s not who wins or loses, it’s how you play the game. NOT. And certainly not to the winning team of Andy Carr and Mary Faller who took the title More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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Bond modified in Carr case

PARSONS – A Berryville, Va. man had his bond modified Wednesday in Tucker County Magistrate Court. Dustin Travis Carr, 26, appeared with his attorney, Jeremy Cooper, seeking modified bond and asking that some More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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Electronic monitoring ordered

PARSONS – Tucker County Magistrate Carol Irons accepted two motions Thursday in the case of Thomas man facing one count of night time burglary. Terick J.D. Hays, 32, of 156 Third St., Thomas, was granted a bond More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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Labor Day Events at Rowlesburg

Rowlesburg hosts the Northern West Virginia Train Show, August 30, 31, & September 1, 2014 at the Depot and Ambulance Building. You can ride all day for just $1.00. Railroaders from Cumberland to Grafton come More...

Fairview Cemetery
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
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Fairview Cemetery Homecoming Meeting

The 38th annual Fairview Homecoming was held on June 29, 2014 at the church pavilion on Location Road, St. George. Following a picnic a brief business meeting was held for the maintenance of the two Fairview cemeteries. President More...

BH Pilot Project Recognition
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
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Pilot Project Results in Better Patient Care at Broaddus Hospital

Philippi, WV –As a result of a successful partnership with the West Virginia Medical Institute (WVMI) Broaddus Hospital has improved an electronic medical record (EMR) form resulting in improved communication More...

Donald Teeter as David Hunter Strother
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Canaan Valley Resort Hosts Porte Crayon History Alive! Performance

Davis, WV – The Recreation Department at Canaan Valley Resort State Park will host a free, interactive historical performance of the renowned author and artist David Hunter Strother, also known as Porte Crayon, More...