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Tucker County Veterans place a memorial wreath at the All Veterans Memorial Wall in Parsons Tuesday.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
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Heroes do not wear capes – they wear dog tags

PARSONS – All gave some and some gave all, and this year, folks from all across Tucker County came out in large numbers to honor and give their thanks to local Veterans who fought for our freedom. Programs were More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
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Veterans Day Reception

Veterans Day Reception November 11, 2014  2 to 4 p.m. at Canaan Valley Fire Hall. This event is sponsored by the Canaan Valley Fire Department Auxiliary and the Canaan Valley Woman’s Club.  All Veterans and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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Local Game Checking Stations

The Division of Natural Resources announced that bear, beaver, boar, bobcat, deer, fisher, otter and turkey are required by law to be checked in at DNR game checking stations available for your use.   The local More...

On behalf of the State Farm Youth Advisory Board, Bob Gutshall and Erin Bailey presented this "Big Check" for 25,000 to Our House Youth Center on Monday, September 8th. The check represents a grant from the State Farm Neighborhood Assist program, which the organization won through a Facebook voting contest among 200 finalists. The top 40 vote recipients received the grant.
By Pamela Ruediger On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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Our House Youth Ministries Wins $25,000 State Farm Insurance Contest

About three years ago, Liz Lancaster announced in a Sunday service at First United Methodist Church that she had received a calling from God to start a youth ministry in Tucker County. Bob Gutshall, our local State More...

While in Parsons, Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va. visits the Pulp Mill Bottom diversion dike with city and county officials. McKinley learns about the problems with the dike as he speaks with Parsons City Administrator/Treasurer Jason Myers.
By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Republican David McKinley meets with Tucker County officials, residents

PARSONS – Rep. David McKinley spent the better part of Monday in Parsons, meeting with officials and touring the newly-opened Veterans Clinic and inspecting the hole in the Pulp Mill Bottom diversion dike. While More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Harry Russler Kisner

Harry Russler Kisner, 92, of Terra Alta, died Wednesday August 20, 2014 at Heartland of Preston County, Kingwood, WV. The son of the late Page Cross and Louella Jones Kisner, he was born December 11, 1921 in Parsons, More...

Tucker County Veterans Association members salute the American flag following the flag raising ceremony
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Tucker County Senior Center Annual Picnic

Tucker County Veterans Association members salute the American flag following the flag raising ceremony Over 130 people attended the Aug. 4 Tucker County Senior Citizens annual picnic held at Hendricks Park. From More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Tucker Community Foundation Grant Funds Available

The Tucker Community Foundation grant season is underway. More than $189,000 is available for nonprofit organizations and community projects and programs throughout the Potomac Highlands region through a competitive More...