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Uncle Sam’s Birthday Party winner selects endowment

HARMAN – A nearby library will reap the benefit from a special prize awarded during the 2014 Uncle Sam’s Birthday Party. Elkins resident Ron LaNeve won a $10,000 endowment and selected the Pioneer Memorial Library in Harman as the recipient. The event sells 250 tickets, and this year four winners each took home $2,800, while LaNeve was selected More...

by Beth Christian Broschart | Published 2 months ago
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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Teams Prepare to Run For It

A record number of teams will walk and run in Tucker Community Foundation’s annual Run For It. Fifty teams throughout the Potomac Highlands will lineup on the streets of Davis Saturday, September 27 to compete More...

Trustees Richard Allman, David Lesher, Carl Harr and Thomas Allman
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Cemetery Trustees Endow Fund

Trustees of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery, located on Cortland Road in Canaan Valley, have established an endowed fund for the perpetual maintenance and preservation of the cemetery. Trustees Richard Allman, David Lesher, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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Report Changes to the Marketplace as they Happen

Grafton-If you receive advance payment of the premium tax credit in 2014, it is very important that you report changes such as : 1. Birth or Adoption 2. Marriage or Divorce 3. Address change 4. Changes in Household More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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2014 4-H and FFA Livestock Sale

Results of the 2014 4-H and FFA Livestock Sale, listing owner and purchaser, during the Tucker County Fair Market steers, sponsored by Performance Auto Body: Samantha Betler, champion, sold to Mettiki Coal; Vincent More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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Davis Gets a Wifi Hotspot

Thanks to the efforts of Frontier Communications, the Tucker County Development Authority and the West Virginia Development Office, Davis has a free wifi hotspot. As of last week, visitors and residents in Davis More...

Ostenaco
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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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! More...

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...