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Judge Ronald G. Pearson, Chairman, National Youth Science Foundation Board of Trustees, addresses Tucker County Commissioners Wednesday regarding the sale of Canaan Valley Institute.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
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Who will purchase Canaan Valley Institute?

PARSONS – Two groups have stepped forward announcing the desire to purchase the Canaan Valley Institute, located in Davis. Ron Hollis, manager of the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge and Judge Ronald G. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
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Betty Marie Evans Riley

Betty Marie Evans Riley, age 75, of Sissonville went Home to the Lord on Sunday, October 26, 2014 during a brief stay at Hubbard Hospice House. It was a beautiful autumn morning full of sunshine and fall colors. More...

Emergency personnel in the command center work to solve issues created during a mock drought drill in Tucker and eight surrounding counties Thursday. The command center was located above the Tucker County EMS in Parsons, and water distribution centers were set up in Bretz and in Davis at the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge
By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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Tucker County tests the waters during mock drought drill

PARSONS – Be prepared. That is something we have been taught throughout our lives – and on Thursday, emergency personnel and volunteers were tested in Tucker and eight surrounding counties to insure they are More...

Ron Hollis, Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge Director
By Penny Ellison On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Heart of the Highlands Holds Annual Stakeholders Meeting

The Heart of the Highlands, or HoH as it is known, held its annual “stakeholders” meeting this past week at the Canaan Valley Volunteer Fire Department. The not-for-profit group’s mission is to complete a More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge welcomes new manager

DAVIS – Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge has a new manager at the helm. Ron Hollis, started at Canaan Valley NWR Aug. 18 said he is glad to be in the Mountain State. “About one year ago, I told my wife More...

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Canaan Valley Natural Wildlife Refuge volunteers Andy Dalton and Elizabeth Hole create a display featuring 20 native West Virginia plants Saturday during the Canaan Valley Natural Wildlife Refuge 20th anniversary celebration. Hole received the honor of volunteer of the year during the day's activities.
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
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Hole named volunteer of the year at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge

DAVIS – Nature enthusiasts and those just wanting to learn more about the beauty surrounding them gathered Saturday at the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge in Davis to celebrate its 20th anniversary. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Refuge 20th Anniversary Celebration

Refuge 20th Anniversary Celebration. Saturday, August 16, starting at 7 am, at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge. Join us for a morning of activities, tours, exhibits, refreshments, and celebration. 7 a.m.: More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Managing for Wildlife

Managing for Wildlife. Saturday, June 21 at 6 pm at the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center. West Virginia University Wildlife Specialist Sheldon Owen will present a program on how you can manage More...