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Momma Said

All through our big snow storm I had a bird feeder out for my little feathered friends. Not one bird came in to feed. Now that the snow is gone, I can’t keep it full. I don’t know where they went during the storm, but it wasn’t around here. I had a passel of wrens and 23 doves at one time Thursday. Momma Said, “The more, the merrier.” I love More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Common Threads

This is the third article in our series on Foundation endowments that benefit the region. The Foundation manages eleven funds that support historic preservation; several of which provide perpetual funding for the More...

Elmer Snyder
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of Elmer Ellsworth Snyder (1867-1940). He was the third child of Captain Sampson and Elizabeth Bonner Snyder. Elmer was one of the early merchants of Davis. He was often called “the strong man More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Momma Said

Well, we made it through Winter Storm Jonas and a storm like that is hopefully a once a winter thing. I am officially done with winter. That storm dumped a complete winter’s worth of snow in one storm. What little More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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2015 Deer Totals

  The year 2015 was good to West Virginia deer hunters as 138,493 whitetail deer were checked in on the new electronic check in system for all seasons combined according to a recent press release from the West More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of the first grade class at Bretz School for May 23, 1945. The Bretz School is the white building on the right in the turn above Propst Store. It is owned by Pennington’s. It is on the corner with More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Elk Restoration in WV

    It appears that West Virginians will get to see elk make their return to the mountain state for the first time since the late 1800’s. Over 32,000 acres of land has been purchased in Logan, Lincoln, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Common Threads

2015 closed out on another high note with more than $650,000 in donations, new endowments, and grant funds benefitting communities in the eight county region served by Tucker Community Foundation: Barbour, Grant, More...