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District #14 Convention

District #14 yearly convention was hosted by Blackwater, Dorcas and Huttonsville Rebekah Lodges on June 21, 2014 at the IOOF Home in Elkins. Following registration of members, lunch was served to 22 sisters and four brothers. During this event, reports from various committees were given, some of which were necrology, publicity, courtesy and recommendations. The More...

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A young visitor interacting with a calf
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Petting Zoo opens in Canaan Valley

Canaan Valley guests and residents can now visit the region’s latest attraction, Sam’s Barnyard Animals and Petting Zoo. Local businessman, Sam Jinks opened the animal adventure to visitors this month. A young More...

The Pineview Apartment Residents Outstanding Group for 2014 are Mary Mullenax, Millie Snyder, Barbara Ridenour, Brenda Lipscomb, Patty Stuckey, Walter Arnold and activity assistant Sandy Kisamore
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Friends of Cortland Acres Celebrate Volunteer Banquet

The Friends of Cortland Acres celebrated their annual Volunteer Banquet with a theme of “Volunteers Save the Day,” certainly true for Cortland Acres as our success depends on the countless hours they spend helping More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
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St. John’s UM Women hold Mother/Daughter Banquet and Award Graduates Bibles

The St. John’s United Methodist Women held their annual Mother/Daughter Banquet recently. President Judy Fairbanks began the covered-dish celebration, enjoyed by 68 ladies of all ages, with a brief greeting and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
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Tucker County High School’s Athletic Posters

Dave Kyle, Athletic Director of Tucker County High School, has authorized All-American Sports Posters to produce Tucker County High School’s athletic posters. All-American Sports Posters will provide terrific More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
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Kids attending our 2013 Jakes Day Event

The Tygart Valley Chapter of National Wild Turkey Federation will be hosting their annual JAKES DAY, on Saturday, June 28, 2014. This FREE event is opened to children ages 17 and under, and offers kids learning More...

Students from Tucker County High School’s ProStart program prepare fresh and made-to-order pasta dishes for residents, staff and community members. Proceeds from the event benefited the Cortland Foundation and the ProStart program.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Cortland Foundation’s Pasta Palooza is a success

More than 120 people came out to support Cortland Foundation during its second annual “Pasta Palooza.” Monies raised support the Foundation and the Tucker County High School’s ProStart program. On the last More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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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 More...