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Tucker Community Foundation (TCF) ads

We hope you have enjoyed the series of Tucker Community Foundation (TCF) ads that ran during the month of April announcing our new website and video. The ads feature the tagline not your typical foundation. The words philanthropy and foundation conjure up images of elite donors, golf tournaments, and afternoon teas and while all of those have an important More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

10 inch oil lamp

  This is a photo of a 10 inch oil lamp marked Souvenir or Lead Mine. Leadmine gained fame when four men stopped to camp overnight before going on to Parsons. The men were: Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, John More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Bathing Dogs

I have to tackle the big job of bathing both dogs this weekend. I have to wait for a warm sunny day so I can put them outside to dry. Both have long hair and it takes forever for them to dry. I have to brush and More...

Fairfax Club
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Fairfax Club at Fairfax Stone

This photo is labeled Fairfax Club at Fairfax Stone taken in 1925.  I don’t know any of the gentlemen in the photo but it is really a nice picture and notice the cars in the background. According to records, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

No Bake Salted Caramel Hazelnut Cookies

April showers bring May flowers. With the rain we have been getting, the flowers should abound. I have already started the mower and did the yard once. It already needs it again. Everything is so green and beautiful, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

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 8th, 2015

1920 Camping Trip

This is a group of girls who found the summer in 1920 as ideal for a camping trip. The girls were: Marie Lipscomb, Colleen and Euphama Ford, Lola Wilson, Ava Smith, Ruth Wood, Elsie and Minnie Daniels. They were More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Borax Ant Killer

It is that time again in West Virginia to head into the woods for ramps and morel mushrooms. This is a tradition that officially signals spring is here at last. I am ready to grab my ramp hoe and head for the hills. More...