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Old Water Tank in Front of Hambleton Town Hall

Mike Wamsley working to fill the tank after it had been drained

Mayor Linda Bates contacted the Fire Department to advise her on changes that needed to be made to Town Hall to bring it up to code. Mike Wamsley working to fill the tank after it had been drained Some of the changes they must make are a fire escape from the second floor, emergency lighting, and the front entrance access had to be widened and smoothed More...

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By Lois Lambert On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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Hamrick PSD Customers Question Rate Increase

Concerned customers of the Hamrick Public Service District packed the courtroom on Wednesday for the public hearing regarding the district’s proposed water project, which will increase the amount these people More...

By Penny Ellison On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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BOE Approves Field Trips and Contracts

The Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, April 7, 2014 with all Board members present. Following the Pledge of Allegiance the Board moved to delegations. Allen Mullins addressed the Board regarding More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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Tucker County Chamber Seeks Nominations

Davis, WV. The Tucker County Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 36th Annual Awards Banquet. This year’s categories are the Educator of the Year, Student of the Year, Employee of the Year, Business More...

2014 Tucker County High School HOSA Team
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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Tucker County HOSA Earns Big Awards at WV HOSA State Leadership Cotnference

2014 Tucker County High School HOSA Team On Friday March 7 2014 the skies cleared and the 2014 West Virginia Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) State Leadership Conference was in full bloom. Flanagan received More...

Tucker County High School retiring Coach Tom Gutshall
By Penny Ellison On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Coach Gutshall Retires With 500+ Wins

With more than 500 wins in basketball to his credit, Coach Thomas A. Gutshall has announced his retirement from coaching our Boys High School Basketball team after 31 and a half years. Recently, I had the opportunity More...

Betsy enjoying a little TLC after her meal provided by Lindsey Knotts and Tyler Hebb
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Is Betsy the Boss?

On February 23 a ewe owned by a relative of Tyler Hebb gave birth to triplets. Within just a few hours after the births one of the lambs, now named Betsy, was living in the house with the Hebb family and being cared More...

This Deer Antler Quilt is an original design, drawn and appliqued on this quilt, by two Parsons women, the late Paulline Rightmire Harris and her mother, Ella Orr Rightmire.  The quilt is more than 150 years old and is one of several that have been accepted for preservation in the West Virginia Cultural Center in Charleston.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Generations of local quilts in Charleston

Some things are so valuable they must be given away. This Deer Antler Quilt is an original design, drawn and appliqued on this quilt, by two Parsons women, the late Paulline Rightmire Harris and her mother, Ella More...