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Momma Said for July 1, 2014

I have met a lot of very nice people since coming to work here at the paper, but one lady stands out of the crowd. Her name is Beulah, which is not a common name, but I did have an aunt by that name. She comes in every week and buys a paper from us. She could have home delivery, but she says she just wants that personal touch. So we talk every week More...

by Teri Cayton | Published 4 months ago
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Black Bears in WV

The big black bruins that roam the hills and hollows of West Virginia have come a long ways since the late 1970’s and early 1980’s. In 1980 there were 47 bears killed by hunters and the population statewide More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Picking Fresh Berries

There’s nothing that tastes better than fresh produce from the garden. Sure a little work is involved but it pays off in the end. I like the fact that I know where my food is coming from. That’s why I like to More...

Italian Band of Pierce
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Italian Band of Pierce, WV

Italian Band of Pierce This photo (compliments of Riverfront Antiques) is of The Italian Band of Pierce, WVA. Two of the men have been identified by Fabio DeFranco. He was traveling back home to WV from CA with More...

By Teri Cayton On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Momma Said for June 11, 2014

Greed is a very powerful thing. It can take hold of a person and make them into a monster. It can rip the soul from your very existence. I have had experience with this and it is not something I wish to go through More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Catholic Church in Davis

This is a photo of the Catholic Church in Davis. The Saint Veronica’s Catholic Church was closed due to declining attendance and combined with the Saint Thomas Catholic Church. This happened in the early 1990’s. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Time to Fish

With the Memorial Day weekend and spring gobbler season coming to a close, it’s time to fish. The grass has been mowed, the garden and flower beds have been tended to so there’s nothing to worry about other More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Charles D. Judy Family

This photo is of the Charles D. Judy Family. Charles was a son of Zebulon and Cynthia Graham Judy of Spruce Run, Harman. Pictured from left to right, front row are: William “Bill”, Grace, May, Laura More...