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A Fulfilling New Years Resolution: Retirement Planning

By Vince PetriceSocial Security Manager in Elkins, WV It’s 2017, and that means you might be one more year closer to retirement. Whether you’re at your very first job or wrapping up a successful career, there are always new things to learn about when it comes to saving for the future. So why not make retirement planning part of your New Year’s More...

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By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Stories of Christmas Past

Story & Photos by Beth Christian Broschart THOMAS – With age comes wisdom and the memories of times from the past. Four Tucker County residents who now make their home at Cortland Acres shared their recollections More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Judge Nelson swears in officials

Chief Judge Lynn A. Nelson swore in the newly elected officials. Those sworn in are Lori Haynes, Family Court Judge,Mont Miller and Riley Barb, Magistrates, Brenda Arnold and Debbie Hovatter, Magistrate Assistants, More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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TVEMS students donate to and visit with Shelter animals

PARSONS – On Wednesday, volunteers from the Tucker County Animal Shelter and some animals traveled to Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School for a visit and to say ‘thank you.’ Students in the 3rd and 4th More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Several appear in Tucker County Court

PARSONS – Probable cause was found during a contested hearing in Tucker County Magistrate Court for a Thomas man on one count of first degree sexual assault and one count of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Randolph Tucker Children’s Advocacy Center hosted After Hours

PARSONS – The Randolph Tucker Children’s Advocacy Center hosted an After Hours to give residents a chance to tour the Center and learn more about their work in the communities they serve. Executive Director More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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New Program to Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Elkins, WV –One in three American adults has prediabetes. Without weight loss or moderate physical activity, many of them can develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years. If you have prediabetes, the Diabetes Prevention More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Davis Medical Center Receives National Recognition for Quality in GI Endoscopy

Medical and clinical staff of West Virginia Gastroenterology and Endoscopy display certification from the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). The endoscopy unit, located at Davis Medical Center, More...