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Local comments on Canaan Valley Institute property sale compiled

Canaan Valley Institute

PARSONS – Public comments regarding the potential sale of the Canaan Valley Institute property were received, compiled and forwarded on to those responsible for making decisions about who will have the right to purchase the property. In November, the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge and the National Youth Science Foundation each expressed their More...

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Amanda Hershman, Barbara Burns and Kim Delsignore
By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Something old becomes something new

PARSONS – New life is being infused into another small business in Tucker County. Amanda Hershman, Barbara Burns and Kim Delsignore Barbara Burns, of Preston County, along with her daughter, Amanda Hershman and More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Three waive their right to a preliminary hearing in alleged breaking and entering

PARSONS – Three Tucker County men, each accused of allegedly breaking and entering, waived their right to preliminary hearings last week. Jesse James Burns, 19, of Parsons; Howard Patrick (Trey) Hagan, 20, of More...

The Tucker County Commission votes unanimously to elect Lowell Moore as its president for 2015 during its first meeting Friday. Newly elected commissioner, Patrick Darlington, joins the commission for his first meeting as well.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Moore is elected Tucker County Commission President

The Tucker County Commission votes unanimously to elect Lowell Moore as its president for 2015 during its first meeting Friday. Newly elected commissioner, Patrick Darlington, joins the commission for his first More...

Mountaintop Library Director Ivonne Martinez will attend the Public Library Association Leadership Academy in Charleston, S.C. in March. She is one of only 32 individuals selected to attend this training.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Martinez to attend leadership academy

Mountaintop Library Director Ivonne Martinez will attend the Public Library Association Leadership Academy in Charleston, S.C. in March. She is one of only 32 individuals selected to attend this training. THOMAS More...

Submitted photo Tucker County businesses, organizations and residents will shine during the Taste of Tucker, slated for 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Cultural Arts Center in Charleston. Last year’s event, Tucker County Day at the Legislature was touted by many as a huge success.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Taste of Tucker coming soon

Submitted photo Tucker County businesses, organizations and residents will shine during the Taste of Tucker, slated for 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Cultural Arts Center in Charleston. Last year’s event, Tucker More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
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Ice, snow and cold – oh my

PARSONS – Ice accumulations of up to 1/4 of an inch left several roads closed temporarily Saturday morning. Barry Gardner, Highway Administrator for Tucker County DOH, said there were three roads closed for More...

Ruritan Club photo
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
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Hendricks Ruritan Club donates to the Parsons High School Alumni

The Hendricks Ruritan Club recently donated $9,000 to the PHS Alumni which will be given out as scholarships over the next nine years to a TCHS senior who furthers their education. The Hendricks Ruritan Club that More...