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Momma Said

Rain, rain, go away, come again another day. I am so sick of rain it is not funny. I can’t get the yard mowed or the garden started. Canada is burning up and we can’t get a break. Momma Said, “Transfer all this wetness up there to help them out.” Hopefully, the weather will dry up soon and we can get on with spring before summer actually gets More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a picture of a plate from The First United Methodist Church of Parsons. The Church on the Hill was built in 1892. In 1958 the educational unit was constructed. Our Bell is the oldest in Tucker County. The More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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Persistence Pays Off

There’s nothing better than climbing to the top of a ridge and watching a beautiful sunrise come up as the woods come alive. From the top you can see rolling hills and hollows in every direction. The fragrant More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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Momma Said

I am sure every parent has heard the phrase “I want my mommy” at least once in their lifetime. Well, Mother’s Day has come and gone and “I want my mommy.” It will be 16 years this November since mom passed More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
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Momma Said

The birds are happy and I can’t keep the feeder full. At this rate, we should be able to eat some of them for the Fourth of July. They will be as big as a turkey by then. I like to watch them, so the payoff is More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a second art work of Lolita Collett Hilliard. It is a credit to her that her art work can still be found. I chose to highlight some of the local artists works to coincide with the ART SPRING AND START PROGRAM. More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
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We Get Letters

Letter to the Editor Local Lime Rock Cemetery Road blocked and destroyed by District Forest Ranger and our own Tucker County Historical Society, which Rose Davis is President.Lorena Wratchford Bennett and her niece More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This oil painting was the work of Lolita Ruth Collette Hilliard of Parsons. Lolita was the daughter of Maurie Jay and Hazel Ferguson Collette. The Collette Family lived on a farm in Kerns. Lolita (1908-1997) married More...