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Late Season Rabbit Hunt

Late season hunting opportunities have been few and far between with the winter we’ve been having. The last weekend of February the temperatures finally warmed up enough to thaw things out. With a break in the weather my buddy Jason invited me along for a rabbit hunt before the season ended. It was a little chilly to start out with the thermometer More...

by Clint Nichols | Published 9 months ago
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

The Striped Skunk

Have you noticed a putrid smell in the air recently? Or why Pepe Le Pew is associated with love and Valentines Day? And most noticeably, more road killed skunks? The reason for all of the above is that right now More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Deer, Bear and Fall Turkey Totals

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) released the total harvest numbers for the 2013 deer, black bear and the fall turkey seasons in a recent press release. “Preliminary counts of game checking More...

By Clint Nichols On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Frigid Temperatures

There aren’t many times when you see the thermometer drop below zero around here, but a couple of weeks ago it was 10 below when I woke up. The weather man said the wind chill was 25 below. Frigid, frozen, blustery More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Another Deer Season in the books

It’s hard to believe that another year has passed by already and deer season is over. As December ends it’s time to oil the rifle and put it back in the gun case until fall. I finally picked up all of my hunting More...

By Parsons Advocate On Monday, December 30th, 2013

2013 Buck Season Totals

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) has released the Buck Season preliminary data collected from checking stations across the state and 56,333 bucks were taken during the two week long firearm More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

A Very Thankful Thanksgiving

Let’s see, where to begin. First, we have to rewind to last year to start this story. Last year was a rough deer season for me as I shot a 12 point with my bow but never found it. I looked for a solid week and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

The Month to Deer Hunt

With Halloween over and the calendar flipped to November one three letter word sums up the weeks ahead, the ‘rut’. Right now is the best time to deer hunt as the bucks go into seek and chase phase of the rut. More...