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Davis in the running for Turn This Town Around

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DAVIS – The town of Davis was selected as one of 14 towns in the West Virginia Focus Magazine’s Turn This Town Around initiative. The towns were selected based on nominations, and voting for the winners in two categories began Dec. 2 and will continue through Dec. 9. As of Saturday, Davis was in third place. Tucker County Convention and Visitor’s More...

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Joseph L. Fox Sr. and wife Hilda, enjoy fishing at Patriots 4.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Offering a helping hand

ST. GEORGE – A local outdoor recreation facility is providing an opportunity for rest, relaxation, hunting, fishing and camping for wounded military veterans and their families. Patriots 4 Outdoor Resort, located More...

Walt Helmick, Commissioner of Agriculture, tours the former Davis Center Tuesday along with local elected officials, representatives from the W.Va. State Park Service and from the Corrections Department to determine the feasibility of converting the facility into a cannery.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
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Commissioner of Agriculture Walt Helmick and representatives tour former Davis Center

DAVIS – Commissioner of Agriculture Walt Helmick, representatives from his office, representatives from the W.Va. Park Service and Corrections Department gathered Tuesday to tour the former Davis Center to consider More...

The Mountain State Transmitters Amateur Radio Club members elect officers gather for their annual Christmas dinner Sunday. Members include Shane Harper, Mitchell Harper, Jeff Broschart, Mark Sweitzer, Brian Henry, Mike Canfield, Morris Kittle, Eugene Roy, Paul Langerman and George Faulkner.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
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Canfield to lead Mountain State Transmitters Amateur Radio Club in 2015

ELKINS – Local amateur radio operators gathered to celebrate the holidays and elect new officers. Moore resident Mike Canfield was tapped to serve as president of the Mountain State Transmitters Amateur Radio More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
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Toy Drive Now on

The West Virginia State Police and North Central Community Action are having the annual toy drive for Christmas.  Donations can be left at the Dollar General Store in Thomas or at the Parsons Detachment of the More...

Tucker County Commissioners Lowell Moore and Diane Hinkle meet with local tow truck drivers Tuesday evening to assure the system for call-outs is working.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
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Tucker County Commission meets with tow truck operators

PARSONS – On Tuesday evening, Tucker County Commissioners met with local tow truck drivers to review the county policy regarding towing services for emergency towing of vehicles. Commissioner Lowell Moore said More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
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Facing additional charges

Bott fails to pay more than $4,000 in hotel/motel fees he collected PARSONS – Tucker County Magistrate Carol Irons refused to dismiss charges against Kenneth Bott, 53, of 125 S. Fourth St. in Clarksburg, Monday. More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
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This Saturday: Shop local, shop small

PARSONS – Tucker County has lots to offer shoppers, whether they are in the market for Christmas gifts, items for home décor or food for the holidays. This Saturday is Small Business Saturday or Shop Local Saturday, More...