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Planning Underway for 2014 Leaf Peepers Festival

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Davis, WV. The Tucker County Alpine Festival Association is preparing for the 26th Annual Leaf Peepers Festival to be held in Davis, Thomas and Canaan Valley WV on September 26-28, 2014. Coining a phrase that is used to describe visitors during the fall foliage season, the Leaf Peepers Festival is a family oriented celebration of the early arrival More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
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Burial Insurance Scam

The West Virginia Attorney General’s office has reported a scam that is popping up in West Virginia in which a caller tells senior citizens that a new law requires everyone older than 65 to purchase burial More...

Frontier rope pic
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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Timberline to Host Frontier Weekend Old West Pageantry as Part of Leaf Peeper’s Weekend

DAVIS, WV – Visitors to the Allegheny Mountains of North Central West Virginia can go back in time to 1850 for a weekend in the Old West on September 26 and 27 at the annual Frontier Weekend at Timberline More...

Local sponsor was Thomas –Davis Lions Club.  Participating from Davis-Thomas Middle School was Tyler Cooper.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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­­­Tucker County Teen at Youth Leadership Summit

HORSESHOE – St. George, WV – Middle School teens from throughout West Virginia came together at the Horseshoe Leadership Center June 22 – 28 to sharpen their teamwork and communication skills at the group’s More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Are you ready to Join the Club?

From the very beginning, 4-H has been committed to making a difference in people’s lives. In the late 1800’s, researchers realized that adults in farming communities didn’t want to try new agricultural practices More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Farmers Need To Register Aboveground Storage Tanks By Oct. 1

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture would like to remind all state farmers about the registration requirements for aboveground storage tanks and the impending Oct. 1, 2014 deadline established by legislation More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Former First Lady Shelley Riley Moore Passes

Charleston, WV – With great sadness, Arch (Kim), Shelley, and Lucy, the children of Shelley Riley Moore, former First Lady of the State of West Virginia, share the news of her passing this morning. The family More...

Porte Crayon portrayal at Canaan Valley Resort
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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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 More...