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Mobile Meat Processing Trailer Delivered to WVDA

Charleston, W.Va. – A new, custom-built mobile meat processing trailer was delivered to the West Virginia Department of Agriculture’s farm at Huttonsville Jan. 10.The unit is outfitted with an array of stainless steel equipment to process poultry, rabbits and fish, including a scalder, plucker and chiller. The trailer meets all federal facility More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Probable cause is found in case of Parsons man

David Joseph Crouch TUCKER COUNTY MAGISTRATE COURTPARSONS – A Parsons man remains in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail following his preliminary hearing Wednesday before Tucker County Magistrate Riley Barb. David More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Four Leaf Clover 4-H Club News

By Abby Wilfong We held a meeting on Nov. 7, 2017 and there were eight members present. We discussed the upcoming officer’s camp at Camp Kidd on Nov. 8. This summer’s 4-H camp, theme and scholarships were also More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Local woman featured in WV’s Roadsides in Bloom Calendar

Katheryn Davis, of Hambleton, had her photo of wild Rhododendron, taken on the Sugarland Road, chosen from more than 100 entries to be featured in West Virginia’s Roadsides in Bloom calendar.Davis’ photo is More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Parsons Volunteer Fire Department to sponsor fund-raiser

The Parsons VFD has begun a bulk laundry and kitchen products fundraiser. The products range from five gallon buckets of laundry soap, bleach, and fabric softener in pods and liquid, to dishwashing pods and industrial-strength More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Nonprofit Partnership Expands Access to Hospice Care for Mountaineers

Increased Capacity Will Lead to Improved Advanced Illness Care and End of Life Outcomes ARTHURDALE, WV – January 1, 2016 – West Virginia Caring has formalized its partnership agreement with Capital Caring, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin issues three STEM grants in Tucker County

CHARLESTON – On Tuesday, Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced nearly $200,000 in grant funding to support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs at 82 schools and organizations across the state, More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Fluharty is new Tucker County Court Security Officer

PARSONS – Tucker County has hired a new Court Security Officer who has served in law enforcement for many years. Terry Fluharty, who most recently served as a Natural Resources Police Officer for the West Virginia More...