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Mom’s School Picnic Fruit Salad

I thought I had seen it all but this weekend The Sister called to ask if I had placed flowers on mom’s grave. Of course I had done that just last week. We thought maybe they had blown off, so the next day I went to the cemetery to look for them. No luck and I really hate to think that someone took them. But when they are not in the trash bin or laying More...

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Pine Ridge Dance Hall
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
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Pine Ridge Dance Hall

Pine Ridge Dance Hall This is a photo from one of the followers of the Tidbits of our History. This shows The Pine Ridge Dance Land. It was operated by Cecil Goff; he and his wife Jean and their two children lived More...

Tara Brown
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
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April Showers

Well if the old saying “April showers will bring May flowers” is true, we should have plenty blooming next month. There definitely hasn’t been a shortage of rain so far this spring. Driving along our backroads More...

momma said
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
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Gran’s Kolachy Cookies

Have you ever caught the scent of something and it seems to transfer you back to another time in your life? It happened to me this week when out for a walk with The Sister. We were passing a beautiful tree in full More...

turner's
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015
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Parsons High School Vo Ag Boys at Horse Shoe Park

This is a photo submitted by a follower of this feature of the newspaper. It shows a group of Parsons High School Vo Ag Boys at Horse Shoe Park taken June 1966.  It appears as though they may be playing baseball. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Caramel Apple Dump Cake

This time of year is a time of rejuvenation. Everything is coming to life, new baby animals in the fields, flowers, bushes and trees blooming profusely. Momma Said, “Wakey, wakey, it is time to get up.” Start More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Tucker Community Foundation (TCF) ads

We hope you have enjoyed the series of Tucker Community Foundation (TCF) ads that ran during the month of April announcing our new website and video. The ads feature the tagline not your typical foundation. The More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
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10 inch oil lamp

  This is a photo of a 10 inch oil lamp marked Souvenir or Lead Mine. Leadmine gained fame when four men stopped to camp overnight before going on to Parsons. The men were: Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, John More...