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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Severe Pollution and WVDEP Failures

Severe Pollution and WVDEP Failures   Saturday evening 8/15, a report was made to a representative of the Friends of Blackwater Canyon (myself) of severe silting of Beaver Creek. It was reported that the silt More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Adopt-A-Highway Spring Statewide Cleanup Set For April 25

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The state Department of Environmental Protection is accepting registrations for the Saturday, April 25 Adopt-A-Highway Spring Statewide Cleanup. Volunteers have until Friday, April 10 to More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Make It Shine Cleanup Set for April, Registration Deadline is Feb. 28

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Applications are now available for the 2015 West Virginia Make It Shine Statewide Cleanup. The annual event is jointly sponsored by the Department of Environmental Protection and the Division More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Farmers Need To Register Aboveground Storage Tanks By Oct. 1

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture would like to remind all state farmers about the registration requirements for aboveground storage tanks and the impending Oct. 1, 2014 deadline established by legislation More...

By Beth Christian Broschart On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Watson appointed by Governor to sit on the Public Water System Supply Study Commission

CHARLESTON – Tucker County resident Ed Watson was tapped by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Thursday to join the Public Water System Supply Study Commission. Watson and three other designees will serve on the commission, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Aboveground Storage Tank Program deadlines looming

With less than two months to go before the Oct. 1 registration deadline, tank owners are reminded of the importance of registering their aboveground storage tanks with the West Virginia Department of Environmental More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

WVDEP receives $200,000 EPA Brownfields Assessment Grant

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Division of Land Restoration is pleased to announce that the agency has been awarded a $200,000 Brownfields Petroleum Assessment Grant from the More...

Frank White
By Penny Ellison On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Parsons’ Chief of Water Frank White Retires

Frank White, Chief Operator for Water and Waste Water for the City of Parsons is retiring at the end of the year. White has been chief for six years and has 37 years in the industry. Not from Tucker County, White More...