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Momma Said

As I sit here and write this, there is only 89 days until spring. That seems a long time but I guess it could be worse since this is only the first official day of winter. I love this state and the area I live in, but I don’t like to be cold. If I am dressed for the weather, I don’t mind it at all. Momma Said, “Make the best of a bad situation More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

Post CardBack of Post Card   This is a post card sent in 1908 and the postage was one cent. Cards like this are interesting to me and it is fun to try  to collect different towns.  Often the cards portrayed a More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Common Threads

For many of us the season of giving isn’t defined by a holiday, its part of who we are. A national survey has West Virginia ranked 11th overall among most charitable states; 1st in percentage of people collecting More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Momma Said

I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. I hope the coming year is good to everyone in every way possible. I wish all of our service men and women and working animals would get to come More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Momma Said

I DO NOT like this time change stuff. Yuck and Yuck! It feels like it is midnight when it is only 8 p.m. I can’t adjust and neither can my animals. The dogs and cats are on their own schedule and it is definitely More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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It’s That Time of Year Again

Open Enrollment for health insurance plans on the Marketplace begins November 1, 2016 and runs through January 31, 2017. Free local help is available through regional Certified Application Counselors located in More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a feature called Dots and Dashes by Readem N. Weep from the March 24, 1938 Advocate. Highlights from the article include: Davis High School representing Tucker County at the State Tournament in Buckhannon More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Momma Said

Momma Said, “Always go with what is in your gut and not your head.” Sometimes you get that feeling that says do something one way and you ignore it. Well, that is your first impression of a situation and that More...