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Momma Said for February 24, 2015

In last week’s edition, I quoted Momma as saying, “You get so busy, you throw the baby out with the bathwater.” Well I must have really been busy because in the Feb. 11 edition, I posted a recipe for Banana Nut Cake. Unfortunately, I left the amount of flour needed for the recipe out, OOPS! It called for three cups of flour and I apologize to More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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Flushing Grouse

I have to say I’ve been enjoying the weather this winter with the few nice days we’ve had before the snow and cold decided to return. Sure its winter and you expect snow and cold but it’s nice to have a day More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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Momma Said for February 18, 2015

Is it just me or does everyone have too many things to do at the same time anymore? I will start one job and end up doing three or four by the time I get done. Mom used to say, “You get so busy, you throw the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
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Raccoons

With late season hunting opportunities still in season, I decided that this week I’d talk about the raccoon. This masked critter has a reputation of raiding garbage cans and farmers’ gardens. They were an important More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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Momma Said for February 10, 2015

Many have questioned me about speaking of Groundhog Day last week. I know there is more than one groundhog predictor out there. Punxsutawney Phil did see his shadow so that signals six more weeks of bad weather. More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015
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Women Spies in Civil War

Tucker Woman Recalls Part Women Spies Played in Civil War.  This is the first of a three part installment that relays some important Tucker County History. This information was relayed in 1935 by Sarah L. Day, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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The Foundation’s 25th Anniversary

The Foundation’s 25th Anniversary year closed on a high note with more than $650,000 pumped into new and existing endowed funds, projects and programs that benefit the region. Our theme for 2014 was “invest More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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Momma Said for February 3, 2015

We almost made it through January without a significant snow storm. Notice I said almost. Mother Nature just had to let us know she was still the boss where winter is concerned. The last three days of January just More...