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Repairs begin on Pulp Mill Bottom Dike

Photo by Beth Christian BroschartSunrise Construction of Moatsville is moving in equipment and supplies to complete repairs on the Pulp Mill Bottom Dike. Officials say the restoration More...

Climbing Park Scheduled to Open

Tucker Boulder Park is scheduled to open Friday, August 25 after a four-year effort to create a free climbing venue for residents and visitors. The public is invited to stop More...

Local Volunteers Host Town Hall Meeting with Congressman McKinley

Eleven Tucker County volunteers associated with WV Highlands Indivisible hosted a town hall meeting at the Tucker County Courthouse on August 10, 2017.Congressman David McKinley, More...

David Ray Rucker

David Ray Rucker, age 70 years, a resident of the Mackeyville Community, Hambleton, WV, departed this life Monday morning, August 7, 2017 at the Monongalia General Hospital at More...

Kay F. Kopp

Kay F. Kopp (Metz) passed peacefully at home on the morning of August 1, 2017 being comforted by her family members. Born in St. George West Virginia on March 18, 1939 and a More...

Betty Jane Watring Lipscomb

Betty Jane Watring Lipscomb, 71, of Brookhaven, passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family and friends.The daughter of the late Artenis More...

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Turner’s Tidbits – August 2, 2017

Last week’s photo of a man in service uniform was Samuel “Sammy” Joseph Scott who served...

Turner’s Tidbits – July 26, 2017

This is an unknown military fellow. It could be a Whetzel or (?). The photo from...

Turner’s Tidbits – July 19, 2017

This is a photo of folks I believe to be Kettermans. Perhaps someone can identify them....

What’s Happening – August 16, 2017

Upcoming Canaan Valley Resort Happenings For additional details on events, call (304) 866-4121 ext. 2678 or www.canaanresort.com. Aug 19: Blackbird Knob Hike (9am), Snakes of West Virginia (7pm); Aug 23: More...

What’s Happening – A..

Gospel Sing There will be a gospel sing at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19 at the First United Methodist Church of Parsons. All proceeds go to the Parsons Ministerial Association More...

Magistrate News – August 16, 2017

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Zachary S. Abbott, Cross More...

Magistrate News – July 26, 2017

The following citations have been recorded in the Tucker County Magistrate office: Tahina Fanny Berna Sinani, Rockville, Md. was cited for..

Eastern West Virginia Community & Technical College Unveils Mental Health Symposium led by Experts in the Field

Program Open to the Public as a Series or Individual Classes      (Moorefield, WV) – Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical..

TUCKER COUNTY SCHOOL CALENDAR: 2017- 2018

August 9—First Day for Staff August 14—First Day for Students September 4—HOLIDAY, NO SCHOOL, Labor Day October 13—End of First Grading Period November More...

Tucker County Senior Center News

TRAVEL NEWS We are continuing to take collections for the Christmas trip to Louisville, KY on November 27th – 30th. We still have some spaces available for this trip. If you are interested, please call the Parsons Center at 304-478-2423. The next payment is due Wednesday September 6th. MYRTLE BEACH The..

Tucker County Senior Citizens Annual Picnic

The Tucker County Senior Citizens held their Annual Picnic at the Parsons Senior Center due to the “Tears from Heaven.”Plenty of delicious food was served as the Senior Center cooking staff provided the hot dogs, hamburgers, chicken, hobo beans, pasta salad and drinks. More...

Momma Said – August 16, 2017

If you do not own an iron skillet, Momma Said, “You should go out and purchase one.” The best brand is..

Time to Start Preparing for another upcoming Hunting Season

It’s hard to believe that July is over and August is already here. Schools will be starting in a few weeks,..

Property Transfers – August 16, 2017

The following property transfers have been recorded in the Tucker County Clerk’s office: Hilliard Lyons Trust Company LLC/Trustee; E.L. Britton/Marital Trust;..
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