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Strawberry Growers Needed For Festival Market

Fresh, local strawberries are needed for this year’s West Virginia Strawberry Festival to stock a “Strawberry Market” planned for the May 9-17, 2015, event. The Strawberry Festival board, the City of Buckhannon and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA) are working cooperatively with private farmers to have local berries More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
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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 More...

The Tucker County Commission votes unanimously to elect Lowell Moore as its president for 2015 during its first meeting Friday. Newly elected commissioner, Patrick Darlington, joins the commission for his first meeting as well.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Moore is elected Tucker County Commission President

The Tucker County Commission votes unanimously to elect Lowell Moore as its president for 2015 during its first meeting Friday. Newly elected commissioner, Patrick Darlington, joins the commission for his first More...

Mountaintop Library Director Ivonne Martinez will attend the Public Library Association Leadership Academy in Charleston, S.C. in March. She is one of only 32 individuals selected to attend this training.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Martinez to attend leadership academy

Mountaintop Library Director Ivonne Martinez will attend the Public Library Association Leadership Academy in Charleston, S.C. in March. She is one of only 32 individuals selected to attend this training. THOMAS More...

Submitted photo Tucker County businesses, organizations and residents will shine during the Taste of Tucker, slated for 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Cultural Arts Center in Charleston. Last year’s event, Tucker County Day at the Legislature was touted by many as a huge success.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Taste of Tucker coming soon

Submitted photo Tucker County businesses, organizations and residents will shine during the Taste of Tucker, slated for 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Cultural Arts Center in Charleston. Last year’s event, Tucker More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
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Ice, snow and cold – oh my

PARSONS – Ice accumulations of up to 1/4 of an inch left several roads closed temporarily Saturday morning. Barry Gardner, Highway Administrator for Tucker County DOH, said there were three roads closed for More...

Madison Mullenax scored 10 points against Lincoln last Tuesday Dec 30th at Keyser HS - Photo by Becky Moore
By Dave Helmick On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
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Lady Mt. Lions split games at Keyser holiday mixer

Madison Mullenax scored 10 points against Lincoln last Tuesday Dec 30th at Keyser HS – Photo by Becky Moore KEYSER – The Tucker County Girls’ Basketball team traveled to Keyser High School to compete in More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
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Coaches Needed for Upcoming Girls on the Run Season

Mountain State Girls on the Run will begin it’s 17th season in mid-February. Programs will be located at any elementary or middle school in Barbour, Randolph, Tucker and Upshur counties that have support of More...