TCSWA Signs Resolution for New Compactor

This is a similar version of the new CAT XK30 Compactor the TCSWA has acquired By: Jennifer Britt The Parsons Advocate The Tucker County Solid Waste Authority voted to lock in an interest rate for a new CAT XK30 Compactor. The compactor will be $1.2 million in total cost with monthly payment of $14,700 for the next eight years. The new compactor is part of the landfill’s long-term plan to replace the older model they currently own.  The TCSWA recently paid off a loan to the Solid Waste Management Board and is essentially swapping loans for the new compactor. The resolution signed by the authority’s Chairman Mark Holstine will lock current interest rates for the compactor even though the new machine...

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New OB/GYN joins DMC practice team

Elkins, WV – Davis Health System welcomes Dr. Richard Enchill, MD, OB/GYN to Women’s HealthCare in Elkins. Dr. Enchill comes to Elkins from Appalachian Healthcare in Kentucky where he spent the past eleven years in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Enchill received his degree in Medicine from A M Dogliotti College of...

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The 1948 Turners

This is a list of graduates from the Commencement Exercises for Thomas High School for May 28, 1948. Faculty included: Virginia Boyer, Mary Colabrese, Paige DiBacco, Lucille Dumire, Marie Fansler, Ira Harris, Harold Parsons, Emil Suder, Principal Stelman Harper, Librarian Sallie Watson. I had a huge response to the photo...

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This Week in West Virginia History

Charleston WV – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at . June 22, 1926: Earl Olgebay died in Cleveland. He was one of West Virginia’s most successful industrialists and a generous benefactor. June 23,...

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Road Closure

Tucker County Rt. 17, also known as Smokey Hollow Rd will be closed beginning at milepost 11.12 through milepost 11.62,  through Saturday, July 2 for a culvert replacement. Motorists are advised to plan accordingly and use alternate routes.

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