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2016 Mast Survey

It has been a late start to fall so far with the lack of rain in September and up until this past week, color to the landscape. In normal years the leaves always peak in central West Virginia around October 14-18. They are at least a week late this year and not near as vibrant.There’s plenty of brown in the landscape as well with wilted leaves on More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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Momma Said

America is crying! I hate to see the shape our country is in today. It seems as if hate has taken control over every aspect of this great country. It really makes my heart hurt to see people rioting in the streets, More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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Momma Said

Well, so far the good weather is holding. It is getting a little nippy at night, but that is expected. The leaves are turning and the squirrels and deer are happy because the chestnuts are falling like crazy. Momma More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a copy of a report card that some folks may remember. These cards were used in first through eighth grade. The cards were issued at the end of each school month and school lasted for nine months. The thought More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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Momma Said

When you lose someone close to you, there is a void that cannot be filled. We all know that someday we are going to die, but it does not lessen the hurt when someone is called away. It has been 16 years since mom More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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We Get Letters

Dear Editor: Last Sunday one of the members of Palma Ceia United Methodist Church in Tampa, FL, where I serve on the pastoral staff, handed me an envelope. Inside I found “Turner’s Tidbits” from the September More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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You Snooze, You Lose

If you asked me what was the number one advancement in the hunting world that I’ve witnessed in my lifetime it would be when trail cameras hit the market. I’m old enough to remember the time before trail cameras More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
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Momma Said

We received more rain last Thursday and Friday than we did all summer. Some places flooded with the runoff and I hope everyone came out safely. This year has been feast or famine so far. The weather changed from More...