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Taste of Tucker

This February 11 at 5 p.m., Tucker County returns to Charleston with a “Taste of Tucker” party at the Culture Center. This year will be a gala evening event which will allow for more focus and more celebration. The Cultural Arts Center was built in 1976 to showcase West Virginia’s artistic, cultural and historic heritage. It is home More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Fortney retires from YouthBuild

ELKINS – YouthBuild students, alumni, directors, staff and community leaders gathered Thursday to honor Loren Fortney, and thank him for his 12 years of dedicated service. Fortney helped young adults age 16 to More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Prevention from flu vaccine reduced this season

PARSONS – Local health officials report the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a press release Friday stating that getting a flu vaccine this season reduced a person’s risk of having to go to More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Tucker Economic Development Fund Builds

Support from an anonymous donor is helping to grow the Tucker Economic & Community Development Fund (aka TED Fund) that benefits the charitable economic development of Tucker County. Grant awards will be recommended More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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ArtSpring “Wish You Well” Project

In the interest of getting together to do creative things as a community, ArtSpring is hosting a second installment of the “Wish You Well” project over the next four weeks. This project was born out of a wish More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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First Annual Plum Tuckered Film Festival – Call For Entries

We would like to take this opportunity to invite everyone to the first annual Plum Tuckered Film Festival on April 25 in Thomas, WV. The festival will shine a spotlight on the films and filmmakers of our area and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Field Guide to the Fernow

The US Forest Service, Hubbard Brook Research Foundation, National Science Foundation, and West Virginia University partnered to develop and publish A Field Guide to the Fernow: An Artistic Representation of Life More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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PVFD 2015 First Half of the year event schedule

Jan. 14 – 31 – Chances on a pair of Garth Brooks tickets – concert February 7th in Pittsburgh, Pa. See Parsons VFD members or local business for tickets. Jan. 24 –Bingo Doors Open at 6 p.m. for Bingo More...