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Mudwall Jackson
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

Charleston WV (March 2014) – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. March 19, 1925: Basketball More...

starcher, buddy
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

Charleston WV – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. March 12, 1835: Marshall County was created More...

eccles mine disaster
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

Charleston – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Eccles Mine Disaster March 5, 1856: Calhoun More...

Buffalo Creek Disaster
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

Buffalo Creek Disaster Charleston WV – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Feb. 26, 1869: More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 18th, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

Charleston WV – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Feb. 19, 1872: The Glenville Branch More...

Volkmar Kurt Wentzel
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
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This Week In West Virginia History. February 4th.

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Feb. 5, 1890: Coach Eli Camden ‘‘Cam’’ Henderson More...

Rhododendron
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Rhododendron Jan. 29, 1903: The great rhododendron was designated More...

Mary Lou Retton
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
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This Week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Jan. 22, 1927: Confederate General John McCausland died. More...