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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 this past week. I went over to pull up my pathetic little green beans and I was astounded to find them loaded with beans. I hadn’t even More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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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 More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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Momma Said

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...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of the residence of  (A. L.) Abraham Lincoln Helmick of Thomas. It was taken around 1907. The picture is not clear but he and one of the daughters is sitting on the right hand side of the porch. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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We Get Letters

UNDER THE BIG TOPA first year camper’s experience at 4-H CampBy Rorry Day, 4-Leaf Clover 4-H Reporter My name is Rorry Day and I am a second year 4-H’er and a first year camper at this year’s annual 4-H Camp More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Momma Said

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 27th, 2016
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We Get Letters

Dear Editor: “Of the things we think, say or do…” Given the horrible events that have become so common in the news today, it seems timely to think about what is right and wrong. There is an international More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of Ted Dove (standing) and Arthur (Oss) Cooper (sitting). Ted Dove was the son of Abraham Lincoln and Virginia Thompson Dove. The Dove family was featured in another article. Arthur Cooper was married More...