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Newly Elected City Council Holds First Meeting

County Clerk, Sherry Simmons administering oath of office to newly elected recorder Connie Collins

July 1 is considered to be the start of a new fiscal year. This July was also the start of new terms for all but one of the elected officials for the city of Parsons. County Clerk, Sherry Simmons administering oath of office to newly elected recorder Connie Collins Tucker County Clerk, Sherry Simmons was on hand to administer the oath of office to the More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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New Office for DNR

Terry Fluharty, with the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources, is now located in the basement of the Tucker County Court House, formerly the Prosecuting Attorney’s office. Fluharty encourages anyone More...

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By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Local Woman Awaits Extradition Hearing

Karla Louise Harrison, of Hambleton, is in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail awaiting an extradition hearing that could send her back to Virginia. Harrison was picked up on an active warrant by Cpl. D.W. Burge, with More...

By Lois Lambert On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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County Commission Hires Two

The Tucker County Commission held a special session on Wednesday, July 2 for the purpose of hiring personnel. Buddy Pitzer, long time custodian and maintenance man for the courthouse has decided to retire after More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Chamber Hosts Harley Davidsons

DAVIS, W.Va. – The Tucker County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an evening of events during the West Virginia Harley Owners Group’s (HOG) 2014 Rally. On Friday July 18, up to 300 Harley Davison motorcycles More...

Group pic of Challenged Athletes
By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Challenged Athletes of West Virginia Visit St. Paul’s UMC

Warfighters Sports, a member of Challenged Athletes of West Virginia, visited St. Paul’s United Methodist Church for breakfast. The group visited last year and the trip is for active and retired veterans and their More...

Amateur radio operators demonstrate their hobby Saturday during Field Day at Camp Kidd in Parsons. Tom DiBacco, of Parsons, works with hams Cody Stroud, of Elkins, and Eugene Roy, of Parsons to make contact with the International Space Station.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Amateur radio operators meet at Camp Kidd

PARSONS – Despite the Internet, cell phones, email and modern communications, every year whole regions find themselves in the dark – much like what happened during the recent derecho and Superstorm Sandy. More...

Carol Pennington receives Tucker County Schools Exemplary Service Personnel Award
By Penny Ellison On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Board of Ed Says Goodbye to Two Members

The Tucker County Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, June 23, 2014. With all Board members present, the Pledge of Allegiance was recited. Carol Pennington receives Tucker County Schools Exemplary More...