TCHS FFA Banquet

TCHS FFA Banquet

Awards and special recognition were presented at the annual banquet of the Tucker County FFA chapter on April 23rd 2022, at the TCHS cafeteria.  The 2021-2022 Officer Team led by Haley Tuttle chapter president, opened the meeting; Vice-President Karlie Thompson proceeded with the roll of officers, Laney Burns at the...

Commissioner Davis Calls Out Governor for Promised EMS Funds

Commissioner Davis Calls Out Governor for Promised EMS Funds

Tucker County Commissioners Fred Davis, Mike Rosenau, and Lowell Moore giving their report By: Jennifer Britt The Parsons Advocate Commissioner Fred Davis seeks the money promised by Governor Jim Justice but has not yet been received by anyone. Gov. Jim Justice unveiled a $10 million emergency management fund for West...

Mountain Hospice Named a 2022 Hospice Honors Recipient

Belington – Mountain Hospice has been named a 2022 Hospice Honors recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of billing and coding services, CAHPS surveys and advanced analytics. Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of quality as measured from the caregiver’s point of view....

Treatment for Meth

Methamphetamine (Meth) first was created in 1893 by a Japanese chemist. It was used during World War II by both sides to keep their troops awake. In the 1940’s, Methamphetamine was used by the Kamikaze pilots and was given in the form of a pill. Now Meth is found as...

WV Caring Receives Honor for its Outstanding Care

Arthurdale, WV - WV Caring has been named a 2022 Hospice Honors recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of billing and coding services, Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) surveys and analytics.  Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of quality as...

60th Wedding Anniversary

Dennis and Gladys Jane (Bever) Pifer will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May, 12, 2022.  They were married on May 12, 1962 in Red House, Md.  They are residents of St. George Community where they raised their four children; Kevin (Carolyn), Frank (Kelly), Don (Linda) and Angela.  They have...

Cauliflower Turner

Cauliflower Turner

These pictures show the crating of cauliflower in Canaan Valley. Cauliflower was first planted on a commercial scale in 1944.  The cauliflower was harvested and packed in crates under the name of Canaan Valley Cauliflower. Five farmers were encouraged to plant cauliflower and seven acres of land was planted. Five...

FIVE RIVERS PUBLIC LIBRARY NEWS

301 Walnut St. Parsons WV 26287 Phone/Fax 304-478-3880 https://fiverivers.wvlibrary.info   ~  parsons@clark.lib.wv.us ~ find us on FaceBook   Hours, Sept. –  May Monday ……………. 8:30 a – 6:30 p Tuesday – Friday…8:30 a – 5:00 p Saturday……………. 9:00 a – 12:00 p              Closed all Legal Holidays  May Happenings 17...

Forest Service to Conduct Prescribed Burn in Pendleton County April 29

Forest Service to Conduct Prescribed Burn in Pendleton County April 29

Forest Service to Conduct Prescribed Burnin Pendleton County April 29 Elkins, W.Va.,— Monongahela National Forest plans to burn Unit 1 in the Big Mountain Prescribed Burn area Friday, April 29, if weather conditions continue to be favorable. The 557-acre burn area is located approximately five miles west of Cherry Grove...

Outpatient Mental Health Treatment Available at Davis Health 

Elkins, W.Va. – Jennifer Abel, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC), is now providing outpatient mental health treatment by appointment at Davis Medical Center (DMC) in Elkins and at Buckhannon Medical Care in Buckhannon. In response to a growing need for more mental health treatment options, DMC chose to use...

Parsons Christmas Parade

Parsons Christmas Parade

Photos by Beth Christian Broschart‘Let Freedom Ring with the Bells of Christmas’ is the theme for the Parsons Christmas Parade Saturday. The more than 76 parade entries made this one of the biggest Christmas Parades in quite a few years. People of all ages brave the cold to enjoy this...

Parsons hosts ‘Forum on the Future’

Parsons hosts ‘Forum on the Future’

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – The process to work up a strategic plan for the town of Parsons began in February 2015 when members of the City Council met with the Parsons Revitalization Organization to discuss various planning options.Michael Dougherty, WVU Extension Service specialist presented all of the...

Parsons Motel remodeled and reopening

Parsons Motel remodeled and reopening

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – After sitting empty for a few years, local residents Holly Ferguson and husband Tim have remodeled the Parsons Motel, and on Friday, they officially opened for business. Ferguson said the former restaurant will offer a cozy place to come and have some coffee...

Family Traditions and Memories of the Season

By Dan GeohaganThe Parsons AdvocateTucker County, WV - The holiday season is bustling with sounds and lights. It is a time in which we often reflect on some special memory with the family or tradition with friends. I went out to the community to find some of our people who...

Front Street Grocers & Kitchen is open

Front Street Grocers & Kitchen is open

The first grocery store to operate in Thomas, West Virginia in over 50 years has opened, debuting over 100 fresh vegetables and fruits, bulk grains, pantry staples, home essentials, beer, wine and house-made snacks and beverages. Open seven days a week, with kitchen service on Saturdays.First grocery store to operate...

The Churches of Tucker County

By Dan GeohaganThe Parsons AdvocateParsons, WV - There are over 30 churches in Tucker County of all different denominations. Yet we often times don’t know what the difference between all of them are. For the next several weeks I will be sharing the differences and histories of all the church...

Tucker County Commission addresses many issues in July 13 meeting

Tucker County Commission addresses many issues in July 13 meeting

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate Photo by Beth Christian BroschartDan Minkel with the Tucker County Development Authority asks Tucker County Commission to sign a Flex-E-Grant that will provide funds for the City of Davis. Also during Wednesday’s meeting, Commissions approved putting Senate Bill 298 on the November General Election...

Kids’ Theater Workshop Announced

Kids’ Theater Workshop Announced

Theater workshop students experimenting with shapes. Students pictured are (l-r), Lindsey Hull, Neveah Nichols, Elora Mowery, Recie Anderson, Mikayla and Adrienne Cartwright.Looking for something creative for your sixth - ninth grader this summer? Have children visiting? Need something special? A theater workshop for middle- and high-school aged kids will be...

JR Helmick leaves Tucker County High School

JR Helmick leaves Tucker County High School

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons Advocate Photo Beth Christian BroschartHelmick leaving as assistant principal/CTE director at Tucker County High School.PARSONS – A longtime instructor/administrator at Tucker County High School announced he would be leaving his position. J.R. Helmick, former collision repair instructor and Tucker County High School Assistant Principal said...

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