Top Stories Archives - Page 3 of 23 - The Parsons Advocate | The Parsons Advocate

County Commission Grants Funding to Hamrick Public Service Commission

At the regular County Commission meeting held on March 26, the commissioners agreed to give $50,000 to the Hamrick Public Service Commission for their project to upgrade their Water Plant, extend water to Location Road residents, and replace and repair failing hydrants and water lines. These funds will come from the Coal Severance Reallocation Fund. More...

by Lois Lambert | Published 3 weeks ago
Corporal Burge, center, at awards presentation,hog
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

WVSP Corporal Burge presented with Lifesaving Award

South Charleston, West Virginia – On Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in a private ceremony at West Virginia State Police Headquarters, Colonel C. R. “Jay” Smithers presented awards to uniformed and civilian members More...

John Logar
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

Tucker County Doctor Wins 1,000 Mile Foot Race In Alaska

Tucker County’s latest hometown hero is John Logar, who just won the Iditarod Invitational Foot race in 23 days, 23 hours and 10 minutes while pulling a heavy sled containing all of his provisions through the More...

Staff members, Congressman and Mrs. McKinley listen to Helmick talk about the greenhouse.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

Congressman McKinley Visits Tucker County High School

Tucker County High School had the opportunity to show off some of its programs recently to Congressman David McKinley and members of his staff. McKinley, his wife, and staff from both West Virginia and Washington More...

Emily Crosten and Ian Dotson show off their certificates won in the Tucker County Young Writers Contest.
By Penny Ellison On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

Board of Ed Sets Forth Levy For Spring Ballot

The Tucker County Board of Education Met for a Budget Workshop, a Statutory Session, and its Regular Meeting on Monday, March 17, 2014. Emily Crosten and Ian Dotson show off their certificates won in the Tucker More...

By Lois Lambert On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

Tucker County Fair Association Seeking License Renewal

First, a bit of background, the Tucker County Fair Association began in 1954 as a non-stock, non-profit corporation by J. Kenton Lambert, Earl Corcoran, H. Dale Ridgeway, John Kenney and W. Del Roy Harner to be More...

Sheriff B.K. Wilfong and his staff have been working hard to get the new office up and running
By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
0 Comments

Sheriff’s Office Moves

The Tucker County Sheriff’s Department is getting new digs. Sheriff B.K. Wilfong and his staff have been working hard to get the new office up and running The department is moving across the street into the original More...

By Lois Lambert On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
0 Comments

Parsons Police Chief Resigns

In a rescheduled meeting held on March 11, 2014, City Administrator, Jason Myers read a letter of resignation from Chief Jonathan E. Jones. In this letter, Jones thanked the city for the opportunity they had given More...