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I have such a hard time figuring out what I want to eat all the time. I miss Mom and Gran’s cooking. I have tried but it is just not the same. Can you remember back to your youth just exactly how something tasted? Well I can and I remember Gran’s fried chicken, blackberry cobbler and bacon gravy. I have tried and tried but what I make is not the More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
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I am so proud to be an American as I watch our athletes compete in the Rio Olympics. Not only are they winning a lot of medals, they are doing it with class. The entire team of competitors is in a class all their More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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by Teri CaytonI want to thank my neighbors this year for keeping me stocked up with fresh produce. I have had yellow squash, broccoli, zucchini, tomatoes, garlic and cucumbers. I did get a surprise out of my garden More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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Where has the time gone? I cannot believe it is already the first of August. Between the heat, humidity and rain I haven’t done much this summer. I have never been one to have any problems with the heat, but this More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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My little squirrel is having a quarrel with a blue jay over the peanuts. The jay is a glutton and tries to fight the squirrel. I like to feed all of them but the jay is a bully, and noisy to boot. Momma Said, “Don’t More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
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When did I become the lady with my rear in the air? I am talking about working outside. I used to see the “older” woman out working, bent at the waist with her bum in the air, toiling away with all the blood More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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If you have never caught a jar full of lightning bugs, you have not lived. I was raised a country girl and in the summer I would stay with my grandparents on the farm. On a warm summer night, the lightning bugs More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
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The southern part of West Virginia was hit by massive flooding this past week. Our prayers go out to everyone in those areas and hope that things dry out quickly. We, in the Tucker County area, know what devastation More...