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Summer Reading Program celebrates community heroes

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Week three of the Five Rivers Public Library Summer Reading Program ends with a celebration of community heroes on Wednesday. The program, ‘Every Hero Has a Story,’ focused on community heroes, and students learned about those heroes and their jobs. Participating in the event are nurse Angiy Browning, Tucker County Deputy Sheriff Chris Teter, Parsons More...

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Wellness 24 Fitness Center reopened its doors last Monday, and folks flocked in to rejoin. The center now offers round the clock access through a sliding key lock.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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The Wellness Center reopens as Wellness 24

  Wellness 24 Fitness Center reopened its doors last Monday, and folks flocked in to rejoin. The center now offers round the clock access through a sliding key lock.   By Beth Christian Broschart The Parsons More...

Regional Tobacco Prevention Specialist Kris Kimble Ratliff shows an example of the foot of someone with Buerger’s Disease, which is associated with smoking. Ratliff smoking facts and figures with Tucker County Commissioners Wednesday during their regular meeting.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Commissioners learn about regional tobacco prevention

  Regional Tobacco Prevention Specialist Kris Kimble Ratliff shows an example of the foot of someone with Buerger’s Disease, which is associated with smoking. Ratliff smoking facts and figures with Tucker More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Jordan Retiring

Judge Phil Jordan has notified West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin that he plans to retire effective at midnight on December 31, 2015, after 17 years of service to the 21st Judicial Circuit, which includes Mineral, More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Board of Ed Approves Purchase of New Scoreboard

By Penny Ellison The Parsons Advocate   The Board of Education met in regular session recently with one board member absent. Following the Pledge of Allegiance the board heard special presentation from D.T.E.M.S. More...

Principal Lambert acknowledges DTEMS students who placed distinguished on the Westest.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Board of Ed Meets at D.T.E.M.S.

Principal Lambert acknowledges DTEMS students who placed distinguished on the Westest. By Penny Ellison The Parsons Advocate   DAVIS – The Tucker County Board of Education met in regular session recently, More...

Seth Coppe, from U.S. Senator Joe Manchin III’s Office, speaks with Tucker County Planning Commission President Ben Herrick Thursday at Canaan Valley Resort. Representatives from Manchin’s office visited with folks from every W.Va. County this week, and Coppe met with residents in Canaan Valley and Parsons.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Manchin’s staff travels to Tucker

Seth Coppe, from U.S. Senator Joe Manchin III’s Office, speaks with Tucker County Planning Commission President Ben Herrick Thursday at Canaan Valley Resort. Representatives from Manchin’s office visited with More...

W.Va. Commissioner of Agriculture Walt Helmick delivers the Keynote Address during Thursday’s Tucker County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet at Canaan Valley Resort State Park.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Helmick says Tucker County has a beautiful future

W.Va. Commissioner of Agriculture Walt Helmick delivers the Keynote Address during Thursday’s Tucker County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet at Canaan Valley Resort State Park. By Beth Christian Broschart The More...