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Momma Said

The weather is starting to turn a little nicer and it makes you want to get out there and do stuff. What stuff, I don’t know, but at least you are out there doing stuff instead of inside doing nothing. I guess you could do stuff inside but it is not as much fun. Momma Said, “Move it or lose it.”I have a lot of winter’s havoc in my yard that More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

If you close your eyes and take a mental trip back in time to Blackwater Falls, you will recall that just past the Davis City Cemetery  on the left sits a small pull along camper inside a wooden split rail fence. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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Early Start for Spring Gobbler Season

Daffodils, forsythia, redbud and soon to bloom dogwood are a sure sign that spring is here. Although those early bloomers may wish they would have waited to pop out with the cold and freezing temperatures we just More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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Momma Said

I thought we were supposed to get April showers not snow squalls. Momma Said, “AAUUGGHHH!” I need sunshine and I need it fast. I guess Mother Nature will give us what we want, if we can just wait long enough.Everyone More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

These pictures are of the front and the end of a shuttle. The tips on both ends are covered with metal. This particular shuttle was used in the Woolen Mills in Parsons. A shuttle is a tool designed to carry the More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
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Periodical Cicadas

A phenomenon that happens only once every 17 years is about to take place in central and northern West Virginia this spring. The periodical cicada, also known as 17-year locusts, will emerge in mid to late May. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
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Common Threads

Building best describes the activity at Tucker Community Foundation. Endowments are building; construction is underway at the building across the way; the new Youth Philanthropy Initiative is off the ground; and More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
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Momma Said

The chilly weather is not ready to relinquish its hold just yet. The daffodils are up and I have seen azaleas blooming in some parts of the surrounding counties. Spring will come but it is hard to wait out the dreary More...