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Dog Days of Summer

It never fails that every year around this time I see a nice buck and my thoughts start to look forward to the cool, frosty mornings of fall. Just this past weekend while working on a new hunting shanty a nice buck jumped up while we were going up the hill. It was a big bodied deer with at least 8 points and his rack was wider than his ears. Needless More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
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Fishing a Brand New River

I always like fishing a creek or river for the first time. There’s the challenge of figuring out what is the best section to fish and where the fish are hiding. Usually any of the bigger holes especially those More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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Summer Break

I’m not sure where spring went but summer time is here. School’s out and the pools are filled with happy kids. Anywhere close to water is the place to be when the heat and humidity returns.I have fond memories More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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May is the month for Mayflies

The constant rain has finally stopped and the sun is shining once again. It definitely feels more like summer than spring out there with the humid air. May always goes by fast for me and this year was no different.When More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
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Spring Rains and Changing Seasons

  It’s amazing to watch the leaves on the trees pop out and grow so quickly. The bare woods are now shaded with lush vegetation as the warmer temperatures return. Spring gobbler season is over and summer 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, April 27th, 2016
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The Wild Turkey

It’s that time of the year where everything wakes up and comes back to life. The trees and wildflowers are blooming providing a colorful landscape once again. Various shades of green are taking over the dull drab More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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Early Start for Spring Gobbler Season

Daffodils, forsythia, redbud and soon to bloom dogwood are a sure sign that spring is here. Although those early bloomers may wish they would have waited to pop out with the cold and freezing temperatures we just More...