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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Bott files suit against City of Parsons, Parsons Police Chief

MORGANTOWN — According to the Associated Press, a West Virginia man claims in a lawsuit, that he was unlawfully arrested when he didn’t pay his water bill. A case was filed in federal court recently against More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Smoked: Judge Sentences Woman With 290 Pounds of Pot In Yellowstone

A West Virginia woman was sentenced in federal court to five years behind bars for trafficking 290 pounds of marijuana in her RV in Yellowstone National Park in May. Daphne Watkins also will be required to undergo More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Women Busted for $1M of Pot in Yellowstone Plead Not Guilty to Federal Charges

 Two West Virginia women arrested for hauling 290 pounds of pot in their recreational vehicle in Yellowstone National Park in May pleaded not guilty in federal court in Casper on Wednesday. After hearing the charges More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Drug Task Force Formed To Serve Region

Federal indictments result from work of Mountain Region Drug Task Force ELKINS, WEST VIRGINIA – Local, state and federal officials announced the formation of a new task force to serve the region in the investigation More...

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By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Eleven individuals entered pleas of guilty in Federal Court.

On Tuesday, Dec. 17, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that eleven individuals entered pleas of guilty in Federal Court. Among them, Eric Scott Pennington, 30, of Parsons, and Misty Autumn More...

By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Six Tucker County Residents Face Trial in Federal Court for Methamphetamine Charges

Six Tucker County residents will be in Federal Court for pre-trials on Monday, Oct. 28 and trials will begin on Tuesday, Nov. 5 for drug charges related to the manufacture of methamphetamine. •    Destry Seth More...