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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Brew Skies a great success

  By Eric Lee Cheat Canyon Adventures   With a nod to craft brewers across the state, West Virginia’s own Mountain State Brewing Company hosted another successful Brew Skies Festival at Timberline Four Seasons More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Cass Scenic Railroad Opens 2015 Season

CASS, W.Va. – The Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad announced the 2015 season opening of the Cass Scenic Railroad on Tuesday. The 2015 opening marks the first season this iconic state attraction will be More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Chester Herbert “Herb” Bennett

CHESTER HERBERT “HERB” BENNETT, age 85 years, a resident of Parsons, WV and more recently a resident of Elkins, WV, departed this life early Friday morning, April 3, 2015 at Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Cheat River Polar Plunge

The Cheat Chillers Relay for Life annual fundraiser will be March 14, 2015 at 2 p.m. at the Rowlesburg Park. Anyone who wishes to take the plunge must help us collect $25 (minimum) in donations—from friends and More...

Representatives from the Tucker County Ambulance Authority ask Tucker County Commission for emergency help to purchase a new ambulance during Wednesday’s meeting. Discussing the request are County Commissioners Diane Hinkle, Mike Rosenau, Lowell Moore, Tucker County Prosecuting Attorney Ray LaMora III, and Tucker County Ambulance Authority members Kathy Kahler and Bobby Phillips.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Tucker County Commission provides funds for ambulance purchase

PARSONS – Tucker County Commissioners voted unanimously to allocate $16,000 in emergency funds toward the purchase of a new ambulance. The decision was prompted by the fact that all but one ambulance was broken More...

By Pamela Ruediger On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

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...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

July Highlights aboard the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad

Explore the West Virginia mountains this summer aboard any one of four unique trains operated by the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad. These Mountain Rail Adventures depart the historic depots of Elkins and More...

By Lois Lambert On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Revisions, Updates and After Action Reports Given to Commissioners

Ben Herrick, representing the Planning Commission presented a revised Comprehensive Plan for Tucker County at Wednesday’s meeting. The plan will now include tracking commercial power reliability, the Cheat River More...