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Momma Said for November 4, 2014

Bad news abounds in my world this week. I just found out my best friend has incurable cancer. It struck fast and she is very sick. She has been in my life for the past 20 years and this is very hard for me. A big part of me will go with her. Momma Said, “Hold your friends close and never let them go, no matter what.” It seems to me that you only More...

by Teri Cayton | Published 3 months ago
By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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Momma Said for October 28, 2014

Momma Said, “You have to believe God created friends as a special gift to people.” I have friends that I can count on for anything. They are very special to me and when one of them hurts, I hurt. And friends More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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An unusual Grouse story

When trying to think about what to write about this week an unusual encounter with a grouse came to mind. It was a few years ago and I was taking an ATV ride deep in the West Virginia woods. It was during this time More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Davis High School

This is a photo of Davis High School. The site was donated by H G Davis and Stephen Elkins; school opened in 1903. It offered just a two year course and in 1912 it became a four year high school. The first school More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Momma Said for October 21, 2014

We are having a beautiful break in the weather today. It seems like it has been rainy and overcast for a month. I feel as if I have been transported to Oregon. Momma Said, “Enjoy each day for it is God’s gift More...

By Clint Nichols On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Slow Start

Another bow season has begun and archery hunters will have 3 months to chase whitetails around the West Virginia hills and hollows. Things will be different this year versus last deer season as there are a lot of More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Momma Said for October 14, 2014

Another birthday has come and gone. I had some wonderful friends stop by and wish me well. I hope I am around for many more and my friends can visit anytime. Momma Said, “It seems a blink of the eye that I was More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Stone Motel in Davis

This is a photo of the Stone Motel in Davis and a photo of the owners/operators Gilbert and Bessie Blizzard Smith.  They started off with 9 sandstone cottages in 1949; this was the first motel in Davis. The roof More...