Local

TUCKER COUNTY REPUBLICAN “TRUMP TRAIN” A SUCCESS

Submitted by Bruce Kolsun  The Tucker County Republican Executive Committee sponsored a “Trump Train” on Saturday.  Around 30 cars and…

TUCKER COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT COVID-19 NEWS

The Tucker County Health Department (TCHD) was notified of 3 additional COVID-19 positive cases of a Tucker County residents.  Two…

Nelson Wins WV Giant Pumpkin Record

Terry Nelson of Thomas, WV has grown the new State of West Virginia record giant pumpkin.  Nelsons’ pumpkin weighed 1,686…

Sports

TUCKER COUNTY FOOTBALL CRUISES PAST HUNDRED FOR WIN 62-6

Tucker County’s Taylor Long fights for yards after an interception in second quarter.  The Mt. Lions…

WILDCATS FALL AT HOME TO PETERSBURG MIDDLE 28-8

Tucker Valley’s Jared Reall makes the tackle against the Petersburg rusher on Oct. 14th.  Petersburg got…

TCHS CHEERLEADERS WIN DIVISION 2 PVC CHAMPIONSHIP

By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com Mt. STORM – The Lady Mt. Lions Cheerleaders captured the Class “A” Division 2 PVC Championship…

LADY MT. LIONS VOLLEYBALL PLAY THREE MATCHES IN BUSY WEEK

By Dave Helmick TuckerCountySports.Com   HAMBLETON – The Tucker County High School Volleyball team hosted a Tri-Match with Trinity and…

Columns

The Clarion Call Is Going Out!  Do We Have Ears To Hear?

Letter to the Editor The Clarion Call Is Going Out!  Do We Have Ears To Hear? This is the most crucial time in the history of this nation to remain great!  We were founded by the people who set their hearts and sights on a new land where freedom of…

Momma Said

By Teri Cayton The Parsons Advocate I was watching television this past week and a commercial came on that had me sitting back and could not believe.  It was a commercial for a doll with big eyes and a pretty outfit.  The little girl was feeding it something that looked…

Turner’s Tidbits

This week’s photo is a group of mill workers from around 1910 taken at Lanesville, WV. Four men have been identified as: first row, from left to right, second man is Marty Pete Helmick, man is Arnold Bell, sixth man is O. M. Wilson, seventh man is George Harman Bell.…

Obituaries

Cheryl DiBacco

Cheryl DiBacco, beloved wife, mother and grandmother age 73, passed away on October 11, 2020. Cheryl was born in South…

Ernest Edwin “Ed” Arnold

Ernest Edwin “Ed” Arnold, 75 of Thomas, WV died October 12, 2020 at Genesis HC – Madison Center in Morgantown,…

Frank D. DelSignore

Frank D. DelSignore, born April 8, 1924, in Meriden, WV, died October 15, 2020 in his home in Davis, WV…

Ronald Lewis “Ron” Johnston

Ronald Lewis “Ron” Johnston, age 70 years, a resident of Montrose, WV departed this life early Tuesday morning, October 13,…

Martin Dale Gaither

On Sunday, October 4, 2020, Martin Dale Gaither, 60, a loving husband and father, passed away at his home surrounded…