Opinions Archives - The Parsons Advocate | The Parsons Advocate

Momma Said

I heard my first cricket chirping this past weekend and the old saying is after the first chirp it is six weeks until the first frost. I am not ready for that yet. Momma Said, “The frost will soon be on the punkin.” I think we are finally getting our summertime weather. The temperatures are not so boiling hot and the rain has seemed to stop for More...

by Parsons Advocate | Published 1 day ago
Beaver Creek 8-15-15
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
0 Comments

Severe Pollution and WVDEP Failures

Severe Pollution and WVDEP Failures   Saturday evening 8/15, a report was made to a representative of the Friends of Blackwater Canyon (myself) of severe silting of Beaver Creek. It was reported that the silt More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
0 Comments

We Get Letters-

Letter to the Editor,   This is in response to C.Y. Dumire’s letter published in the August 19th edition of the Parsons Advocate. I believe C.Y. Dumire and I share the same passion for promoting Tucker County More...

post card Albert WV
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
0 Comments

Turner’s Tidbits – August 12, 2015

This is a generic postcard made available to allow a location to have their name printed in the blank spot. These were often found in a variety of types; some had the name written in glitter for example. The card More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
0 Comments

Momma Said – August 12, 2015

Do you ever look in the mirror and not see yourself? I have a bad habit of doing that. For instance, if I am doing my hair that is all I see. I could have a bone sticking out my nose and I would not see it. Momma More...

Horse loggers bw
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
0 Comments

July 15, 2015

This is a photo of Stephen Harvey Murphy and Thomas Bright. Harvey was married to Orpha Ann Bright. Orpha was a daughter of Thomas Wesley and Martha Alice Cooper Bright. Thomas and Martha Alice were married by Asa More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
0 Comments

July 15, 2015

I think I was abducted by aliens this morning. I was driving along as usual, when suddenly a bright light was shining in my face. I think I remember the same thing happening to me about a zillion years ago. I vaguely More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
0 Comments

Momma Said – May 27, 2015

Families are such a complicated organism. Sometimes it works as a well oiled unit and others it is split into so many different entities that it is hard to see it ever coming back together. You see so many young More...