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Parsons hosts ‘A Small City with a Big Heart Christmas’ parade

Children wave to those gathered along Parsons' streets Saturday for the Christmas parade.

Children wave to those gathered along Parsons’ streets Saturday for the Christmas parade. PARSONS – The sweet smell of hot chocolate and the laughter of little ones filled the air Saturday in Parsons as thousands joined to celebrate“A Small City with a Big Heart Christmas.” Santa and Mrs. Claus wish everyone a very, Merry Christmas during More...

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Blackwater Falls is likely one of the most recognizable attractions in the state of West Virginia.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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New Tucker County video

Blackwater Falls is likely one of the most recognizable attractions in the state of West Virginia. DAVIS – A new promotional video of Tucker County made its debut Thursday evening at Tip Top Coffee Shop in Thomas. More...

Staff members of the Randolph Tucker Children’s Advocacy Center in Parsons show the office’s new family room. The additional room is intended to provide comfort and privacy to those using CAC’s services. Pictured are Melody Himes, CAC Advocacy and Prevention Coordinator; Lydia Johnson, CAC Executive Director; and Elizabeth King, CAC Coordinator.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Randolph Tucker Children’s Advocacy Center hosts open house

PARSONS – The Randolph Tucker Children’s Advocacy Center in Parsons hosted an open house of their updated offices Wednesday in the Tucker County Courthouse basement. Randolph Tucker CAC Executive Director More...

Hambleton Town Hall is on display Sunday as the Mayor and Council host an open house to showcase upgrades and repairs to the facility. Pictured are Councilman Matthew Phillips, Mayor Linda Bates and Councilman Glenn Summerfield.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Open House celebrated at Hambleton Town Hall

HAMBLETON – The Mayor and Town Council of Hambleton unveiled updates and repairs completed on the Hambleton Town Hall Sunday during an open house. Mayor Linda Bates said the fixes help make needed repairs, make More...

Stormy Meloy makes a request for funding for Tucker County Special Olympics Wednesday.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Tucker County Commission votes to fund Special Olympics

PARSONS – Stormy Meloy, representing Tucker County Special Olympics, asked for help funding events from the Tucker County Commission. She said the next event, slated for Jan. 22 to 23 at Canaan Valley. Stormy More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Clarksburg man receives probation after guilty plea

PARSONS – A Clarksburg man will serve three years of probation after entering a guilty plea Wednesday in Tucker County Circuit Court. Michael Hartzell, 47, of 676 Mulberry Ave., Clarksburg, was indicted by the More...

Joseph McCauley, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region Chief of Realty, explains the proposed plan for the Canaan Valley Institute property during Wednesday’s meeting in Davis.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Tucker County Commission hosts open meeting on potential sale of the Canaan Valley Institute Property

DAVIS – Tucker County residents came out Wednesday to gather information as well as share their thoughts on the potential sale of the Canaan Valley Institute property. Two entities, the Canaan Valley National More...

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Snow plow in Tucker County
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Tucker County DOH prepared for winter

PARSONS – The weather predictions include snow, cold and ice for this winter season – and those who live or travel through this county during the winter can be thankful for a well-prepared and well-stocked Department More...