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The Dog Days of Summer are here

Remi in tree

Dog Days are the hottest, most sultry days of summer. In the Northern Hemisphere, the dog days of summer are most commonly experienced in the months of July and August, which typically observe the warmest summer temperatures. The name comes from the ancient belief that Sirius also called the Dog Star, in close proximity to the sun was responsible for More...

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Car for Fair 2014
By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Performance Motors Donates to Tucker County Fair

A 2003 Tracker has been donated to the Tucker County Fair by Patrick Darlington, owner of Performance Motors in Parsons and Elkins. Tickets will soon be available to purchase chances to win this vehicle. Darlington More...

Jenna White & Lesley Cale
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Local 4-Her’s Attend Older Members Conference (OMC)

This year two local 4-Her’s attended the Older Members Conference at Jackson’s Mill in Weston, West Virginia. Camp ran from the evening of June 15 – June 21. Jenna White & Lesley Cale The purpose of OMC More...

Children bombard Myers and Park workers
By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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Summer Comes in With a Splash

Children bombard Myers and Park workers   What epitomizes summer more than pools and ice cream? Everyone had both at Mill Race Park this past week at a party hosted by the City of Parsons and the Parsons Park More...

Pictured left to right Jim Jackson owner of Elkins Auto & Tag Stiles Health Fair & Hit It Fore Your Good Health at Canaan coordinator.  Elkins Auto will be sponsoring hole-in-one for June 8 tournament.  To pre register call 1-304-598-1208.  This tournament pays for the Free Mammogram Program which saves many women lives.
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
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Hit It Fore Your Good Health Car Sponsor

Pictured left to right Jim Jackson owner of Elkins Auto & Tag Stiles Health Fair & Hit It Fore Your Good Health at Canaan coordinator. Elkins Auto will be sponsoring hole-in-one for June 8 tournament. To More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
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GCMH Schedules Groundbreaking And Grand Opening For New Services

Officials at Garrett County Memorial Hospital have announced Monday, June 2 as the date for groundbreaking for a new, four story addition to the facility immediately followed by the Grand Opening of the Hospital’s More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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Thomas Sheriff Arrested

Lance McClane was arrested last week by Tucker County Sheriff, Brian Wilfong for impersonating an officer of the law. McClane explained that he was not representing himself to be a Sheriff in 2014, but rather, More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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Heavy rains produce spectacular sight

As you may know, all the water in the great valley of Canaan eventually cascades over the Blackwater Falls on it’s way down the mountain. Wednesday-Thursday of this week saw torrential rains in Canaan Valley, More...