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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 prayer. Following the dinner and introductions, the “Mother of the Year” Award was presented to Sandra Hockman. Clarice Knotts received More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

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...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

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

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

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...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Local ADRC Office will be Closing

The West Virginia Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) will be closing its Elkins office on Monday, June 30 due to budget cuts. The office is located in the Randolph Center building on Harrison Avenue. ADRCs More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Discuss the State of Girls in our Region

Panelist gave their views on how to create the next generation of female leaders   Charleston, W. Va.) The Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council (GSBDC) gathered an assembly of female leaders in education, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Mountaineer Days Committee List Final Plans

The Mountaineer Days committee has listed final plans for the annual 4th of July activities held in Thomas. Currently there are no events scheduled for Friday evening so that the THS-MHS alumni may gather for their More...