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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. I really miss my time in the woods with mom. We would take our baskets and a PB&J sandwich and hit the hills early. We could dig two More...

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Commenence Exercises 2
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
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Commencement Exercises for Thomas High Schoo

This is a copy of the Commencement Exercises for Thomas High School held at the Thomas High School Gymnasium on Wednesday, May 24, 1944 at 8 P.M. The Sponsors were Virginia Boyer and Mary Taylor. The class colors More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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MOMMA’S VERSION OF SCRATCH CAKE

I have been reading the papers and hearing in the news of people doing the most horrendous things to children. For the life of me I can’t figure people out. How they can do some of these things period, not to More...

Bill Bonner
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
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William Stuart Bonner

This is a photo of William Stuart Bonner. He was a son of Asa and Melvina Bonner of the Flanagan Hill Area.  He worked in the woods cutting trees and the like until he entered the Military.  He enrolled in the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
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Spring is Near

The weather has broken and the snow has melted with warmer temperatures. Daylight savings time has already caused us to spring forward with an extra hour of daylight in the evenings. The Spring Equinox is this week More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
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Spotlight on donors

Continuing our spotlight on donors who are making a difference in their community, this month we are highlighting three impressive fundraising efforts: an incredible group of volunteers, donors and staff attempting More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
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VERY SPECIAL EASTER COOKIES

This past week has seen the end of winter and ushered in spring with a rainy day. I have seen some flowers showing their faces to the sun and the birds are singing their songs. New calves are frolicking in the fields More...

Dandy Lions 1
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
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Dandy Lions

This is a booklet on The “Dandy Lions” Club at Parsons Graded School, organized January 1960 and sponsored by the River City Garden Club and Mountaineer Garden Club. Officers were: Pres. Pamela Collins, More...