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Tucker Community Foundation Grants Announced

Tucker Community Foundation (TCF) Board of Directors approved fall grant awards totaling $101,500 at the October board meeting to benefit programs and projects throughout the region. The Grants Committee reviewed sixty eight applications requesting more than $488,000. Tucker County towns, schools, youth groups, libraries, and other nonprofit organizations More...

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Tucker Valley Girls on the Run participants ready to race
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Many Reach Goals at Wet Jingle Bell 5K

Tucker Valley Girls on the Run participants ready to race The fourth annual Jingle Bell 5K was held in Parsons, WV on Saturday, December 6th. Girls and their families came from four elementary schools — Kasson, More...

Ellis at Blackwater crop
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Ellis Boury III Endowment Created

Friends and family members have established a memorial endowment through the Tucker Community Foundation to support West Virginia students and young professionals that share a passion for creative and technical More...

St. John’s United Methodist Church present their Christmas Celebration
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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St. John’s United Methodist Church present their Christmas Celebration

The St. John’s United Methodist Church children and youth will present their Christmas celebration on December 22 at 7 p.m. St. John’s United Methodist Church present their Christmas Celebration There will be More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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State Police Office Broken Into

On Friday, Dec. 12, during the evening hours, someone broke into the Parsons Detachment of the West Virginia State Police. The investigation is ongoing at this time. If anyone has any information in regard to this More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Foundation Hosts Reception

Tucker Community Foundation (TCF) held its first Grants Reception November 13 at Canaan Valley Institute. The evening provided an opportunity for fund advisors to meet with those who are benefitting from endowments More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Magistrate finds probable cause in Watson’s charges

PARSONS – An Aurora man’s charges were bound over for consideration by the Tucker County Grand Jury Monday in Magistrate Court. Jeremy C. Watson, 20, 26005 George Washington Highway, is currently housed in the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
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Christmas – a Season of light, hope, laughter, love and peace

Tucker Community Chorus- continuing a tradition-with an invitation to attend our upcoming concert series. This multi-generational performance group is directed by Sandy Shaffer. Come feel the presence of Christ More...