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The Old Brick Playhouse Brings Positive Messages to Elementary Schools

“I learned to treat others better” remarked one third grader from Pocahontas County after seeing an Old Brick Playhouse Touring Show. The Old Brick Playhouse Company, a non-profit theatre based in Elkins, is about to begin their 23rd elementary school tour. Together with the West Virginia Department of Education and the Arts and the West Virginia More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Farmers Need To Register Aboveground Storage Tanks By Oct. 1

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture would like to remind all state farmers about the registration requirements for aboveground storage tanks and the impending Oct. 1, 2014 deadline established by legislation More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Former First Lady Shelley Riley Moore Passes

Charleston, WV – With great sadness, Arch (Kim), Shelley, and Lucy, the children of Shelley Riley Moore, former First Lady of the State of West Virginia, share the news of her passing this morning. The family More...

By Dave Helmick On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Tucker County Golf team update

MOOREFIELD – The Mt. Lions golf team traveled to Valley View Golf Course in Moorefield to compete in a six team match on September 9th finished second with 177, Frankfort took third 189, Petersburg was fourth More...

Board members, trustees, employees, patrons and library supports gather Sunday to the 40 year anniversary of the Five Rivers Public Library. Joining in on the celebration are, from left, D. Randall Moore, Jeanette Crosten, Rebecca Moore, George Smith, Marvin “Bud” Parsons and Marvin Canfield.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Five Rivers Library turns 40

Board members, trustees, employees, patrons and library supports gather Sunday to the 40 year anniversary of the Five Rivers Public Library. Joining in on the celebration are, from left, D. Randall Moore, Jeanette More...

Gordon Thorn receives the Golden Horseshoe Award from past Executive Director David King during the 75th anniversary of Camp Horseshoe in St. George. Thorn was a camper, counselor and director, as well as a life-long supporter of the program.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Camp Horseshoe celebrates 75 years

ST. GEORGE – Camp Horseshoe, located in St. George is the only remaining Civilian Conservation Corps built camp that is still being utilized, and on Aug. 31, the camp reached a milestone – it celebrated its More...

Laborers completing Corridor H celebrate Labor Day Wednesday with a thank you luncheon provided by the Robert C. Byrd Corridor H Highway Authority.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Corridor H Workers Honored With Burger And Brats Buffet

DAVIS – More than 100 laborers, working to finish Corridor H to Davis, took time from their work Wednesday to gather with Robert C. Byrd Corridor H Highway Authority members for a thank you luncheon. The celebration More...

Porte Crayon portrayal at Canaan Valley Resort
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Porte Crayon portrayal at Canaan Valley Resort

DAVIS – History buffs, those who appreciate art and those who love historical performances packed a classroom at Canaan Valley Resort State Park recently to learn more about a renowned West Virginia artist and More...