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Tucker County Health Department has a new home

The Tucker County Health Department has a new home, located in the former VA Clinic across from the Tucker County Senior Citizen's Center in Parsons. Tucker County Health Department employees include, from left, James Snyder, Administrator; Deanna Summerfield, Office Manager; Kimberly Ledden, Director of Nursing; and Carroll Precht, LPN.

PARSONS – The Tucker County Health Department is settling into their new home – the former VA Clinic in Parsons. Tucker County Health Department Sanitarian and Administrator James Snyder said their new location, 206 Senior Lane, off of Spruce Street, gives them double the space of their last home. The Tucker County Health Department has More...

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Okey and Mary Moore, of Parsons, will have their home elevated thanks to a grant for five properties to be elevated.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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Officials, locals happy about raise

PARSONS – Parsons elected officials and residents were excited for the receipt of a grant through the W.Va. Department of Homeland Security Emergency Management for $312,754 that will be used to elevate five Parsons More...

The Tucker Community Foundation office in Davis has moved to a new location, just across the street from its previous home.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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New location for Tucker Community Foundation

DAVIS – The Tucker Community Foundation has shared office space in Davis with the Highland Market for a little more than a year. But both entities have grown so much, that the Tucker Community Foundation has secured More...

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Debbie Stevens, owner of Gifts-to-Go in Parsons, offers many thoughtful items for Valentine’s Day.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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Tucker County businesses offer many gift ideas for Valentine’s Day

PARSONS – Valentine’s Day is traditionally the day where folks show love they share with others, and usually there is an exchange of gifts of sweets, jewelry, food, flowers or other items to show those special More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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City receives grant for flood plain mitigation and generators

PARSONS – Parsons City Council recently received grants to elevate five Parsons homes as well as money for three generators. Parsons City Manager/Treasurer Jason Myers said the grant will provide generators More...

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By Dave Helmick On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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Tucker County Girls’ Beat Notre Dame, Pendleton & Tygarts Valley

HAMBLETON – The Lady Mt. Lions started the week at home against Notre Dame on Tuesday February 3rd. Tucker County used a big second half to pull away from the Lady Irish at home and get the 41-29 win. Aiyana Kachmarek More...

Derek Zirk goes up for 2 of his 18 points against East Hardy on Feb 4th - Photo by Becky Moore
By Dave Helmick On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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Mt. Lions Take Down East Hardy, Fall at Southern, Md

HAMBLETON – The Tucker County Boys’ Basketball team hosted East Hardy on February 4th. The Mt. Lions fought off a slow start to pull away from the visiting Cougars and pick up the PVC conference win 71-43. Derek More...

Tucker Valley elementary Middle School principal,  Belinda Moss, and students, Kennede Helmick, and Blake Helmick, with a generous donation of books.
By Parsons Advocate On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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Tucker Valley Receives ReadAloud Donations

Tucker Valley’s ReadAloud program is gaining momentum. ReadAloud Chairperson, Tracy Harlan, reports, “Through our ReadAloud program we have been able to provide students in grades K-4 a book each week. Tucker More...