W.Va. higher education administrator receives national recognition for promoting college access

Washington, D.C. – Dr. Adam S. Green, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and the West Virginia...

Tucker County Schools off to a great start

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – This year, Tucker County Schools hosted an opening ceremony for their teachers which Superintendent Dr. Eddie Campbell...

TCHS students awarded Microsoft Office Specialist certifications

At the end of the 2015-2016 school year, fifteen students at Tucker County High School were awarded Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS for short) certifications...

Public release of county or nonpublic school national school lunch, school breakfast, snack program...

The Tucker County Board of Education today announced its policy for (free and reduced price meals) (free milk) for participants who are unable to...

TUCKER COUNTY SCHOOL CALENDAR 2016-2017

August 8—First Day for StaffAugust 11—First Day for StudentsSeptember 5—HOLIDAY, NO SCHOOL, Labor DayOctober 12---End of First Grading PeriodNovember 8—HOLIDAY, NO SCHOOL, Election DayNovember...

HVAC installation at TCHS behind schedule

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – Tucker County BOE members heard from Ted Shriver about the progress with the HVAC system being installed...

Evans begins on Tucker Board of Education

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – Daniel ‘Chopper’ Evans was elected to the Tucker County Board of Education, and received his oath of...

JR Helmick leaves Tucker County High School

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – A longtime instructor/administrator at Tucker County High School announced he would be leaving his position. J.R. Helmick,...

Cosner new Assistant Principal/CTE Director at TCHS

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – The new assistant principal at TCHS will have some big shoes to fill, but Stephen Cosner, who...

D&E Upward Bound Students Excel in the Classroom

Elkins – The Davis & Elkins College Upward Bound program staff and instructors honored 28 students for academic achievement during the Summer Recognition Banquet....

Golden Horseshoe Winner

Taylor McKinnie was recently knighted as a lady of the Golden Horseshoe for eighth grade students from each county who accomplish the top scores...

EASTERN GRAD’S DEGREE OFFERS PATHS TO JOBS IN NEW ECONOMY

When Maysville’s Danielle Nettles stepped across the stage at her college Commencement last May to receive her diploma, she joined some 35 other graduates...

Canaan Valley Institute completes energy education work with eighth graders and will host a...

TUCKER COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA — This spring semester, scientists with Canaan Valley Institute (CVI) worked with eighth-grade students from the Tucker County Gifted Program...

SUMMER CAMP SESSIONS

ATTENTION PARENTS AND STUDENTS!Summer camp is a four week program lasting from July 5 –July 28, three days per week, Tuesday - Thursday, from...

Students Keep Learning During Summer at GSC

GLENVILLE, WV - Summer is often a time of relaxation, trips to the beach, and Netflix binges. However, industrious students can look at summer...

40 Area Students Graduate From D&E’s Upward Bound Program

Elkins – In delivering commencement addresses to their Davis & Elkins College Upward Bound classmates, Makayla Marks and Kirsten Phillips reflected on how the...

TCHS Class of 2016 celebrates graduation

By Beth Christian BroschartThe Parsons AdvocatePARSONS – The threat of rain gave way to a great evening featuring a beautiful rainbow as bright as...

McNemar receives Outstanding Clinician Award

Caitlin Rennay McNemar formerly Maxwell is a 2016 Allegany Community College of Maryland Graduate with her Diploma and Degree in Respiratory Therapy. She was...

Tucker County resident receives degree from Shepherd University

SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV—Seven hundred and sixty-eight students received degrees during Shepherd University's 143rd Commencement on May 7. James A. Leach, chair in public affairs, visiting...

Tucker County High School participates in Google Grant Taking Students to Carnegie Science Center

Hambleton, W.Va. – Why does STEM matter? Students with a background in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) will be better prepared for college...