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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Best Day Ever

Last week, I had what could quite possibly be the best fishing day ever. The recent rains have kept the rivers running full and...

Momma Said – May 24, 2017

Memorial Day is here again and I am sure another of our old traditions is going to the wayside. Visiting the graves of family...

The Pastor’s Pen – THE UNLOCKED CHURCH DOOR

Submitted by Pastor Dave Snyder Parsons Church of God I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the Lord....

Turner’s Tidbits – May 17, 2017

This is a photo of the Bob and Mattie Cross Channell Family.Identified from left to right: George (married Virginia Nine), Fred (married Rosa DeMoss),...

Momma Said – May 17, 2017

I hope everyone had a great day with your moms over Mother’s Day. I wish I still had mine so I could give her...

Affordable Care Act

Dear Editor, Our Congressman from the first district sends out a weekly newsletter reporting on issues that particularly pertain to his constituents.The May 6 edition...

Momma Said – May 10, 2017

I have an older friend who is going through something right now that is affecting hundreds of people all over the world.  She joined...

The Silent Gobbler

It was another fun morning in the springtime woods the last weekend in April. The weather was perfect and you couldn’t pick a better...

Turner’s Tidbits – May 3, 2017

This is a photo of the Slab Camp School on Pheasant Run from around 1908 or 1909. The school is a log constructed school....

Momma Said – May 3, 2017

We had a sad situation in our community this week.  We had a family visiting the area and a man with Alzheimer’s went missing. ...

Mandatory Ambulance Fee

Dear Editor,I am writing as a concerned pastor in Tucker County.  As a person and as a Catholic priest, one of my greatest passions...

College Graduates

Over the next few weeks, West Virginia college graduates will walk across the stage to receive their diplomas.  While post grads have a lot...

Momma Said – April 26, 2017

Our April showers should bring plenty of May flowers.  All the dogwood trees were beautiful for Easter Sunday.  Everything else is blooming and looks...

It’s Officially Spring

Spring is in full gear now with the days getting longer and the nights getting shorter. The redbud and dogwoods are blooming and the...

Turner’s Tidbits – April 19, 2017

Last week’s family photo was identified by Greg Hott.He and his wife had an original of this photo and it is part of his...

Momma Said – April 19, 2017

I think the snow is a thing of the past, hooray for that. I am ready for the rebirth of the land.  I have seen...

Legal Advancement for West Virginia Students

Dear Editor:Last week, I had the distinct honor of bringing the Legal Advancement for West Virginia Students (ALAWS@) program to my Tucker County home....

The Great Works of the TCHS Alternative Learning Center

EditorWhile Tucker County High School may be one of the state’s smallest high schools, there are many great programs available to students who attend....

Activism in the Highlands

Since the November election, citizen activism has surged. Nationwide, thousands of groups of neighbors are meeting to learn about people power. In December, former...