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Board approves pay Increases for three

The Tucker County Board of Education met in regular session recently. Following the call to order and the Pledge of Allegiance, and having no delegations pertaining to agenda items the board went on to approve minor agenda adjustments. The board approved the minutes of the last regular meeting and work session. The board then went on to approve the More...

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By Pamela Ruediger On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Monitoring Streams on the Upper Cheat River and Water Trail in Tucker County

PARSONS – On Saturday, August 3, a diverse group of citizen scientists met at a shelter in the Stewart Recreation Area just outside Elkins for a day of collecting stream samples in the northern area of the More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Elakala Falls

DAVIS – Blackwater Falls, located in Tucker County, has been noted many times over as one of the most recognized and photographed scenic attraction in West Virginia. But the large falls make up only one set More...

Vegetation growing from the dike indicates damage to the dike
By Pamela Ruediger On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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Officials continue to assess damage at Pulp Mill Bottom Dike

Parsons – Recently Jason Myers, Parsons’ city manager, was made aware of undercuts at the bottom of the dike in Pulp Mill Bottom. Vegetation growing from the dike indicates damage to the dike Workers trimming More...

Photos courtesy Darla Stemple, TC OEM Director
By Mikie Dumire On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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Microburst/Straight Line Wind Damage Confirmed in Pheasant Run Area

Parsons, W. Va. – The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, Pa. has confirmed a Microburst/Straight Line Wind Damage in the Pheasant Run area of Tucker County, Photos courtesy Darla Stemple, TC OEM Director At More...

Terry Silk, Tucker County Building Commission; Lowell Moore, Tucker County Commission; Jane Parsons, Senior Center Board; Rosanne Tuesing, Tucker County Senior Center Director; Mike Rosenau, Tucker County Commission President; Diane Hinkle, Tucker County Commission; Frank Roberts, Roberts Estates Inc; and Sen. Bob Williams, D-Taylor.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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New Veterans Clinic opens in Parsons

Parsons: The 4th of July weekend of celebrating our American Independence ended on a high note with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony attended by almost a hundred people officially dedicating the new Louis A. Johnson VA More...

Jamie Johnston Marsh and Daniel Marsh have purchased The Golden Anchor Getaway restaurant and cabins.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
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New owners at Golden Anchor

A couple raised in Buckhannon have set forth on a new adventure. Jamie Johnston Marsh a former employee of CVS and Daniel Marsh the owner of The Sign Guy in Buckhannon have purchased The Golden Anchor Getaway restaurant More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
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11th Annual Pickin’ in Parsons Bluegrass Festival gets underway

“Well I met her in the hills of West Virginia, in the heart of a coal mining town” These are lyrics taken from Doyle Lawson’s song “Girl from WV” Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver are a multi award winning More...