Letter to the Editor: Enough is Enough

Dear Fellow Citizens of Parsons: I am writing desperately requesting the assistance of our community!It has become painfully clear that we have a deplorable few...

Turner’s Tidbits – July 5, 2017

This is a photo from the front porch of the Star Restaurant which was located in Hambleton.The men in the front are part of...

Momma Said – July 5, 2017

I miss the days of summer as a child.  We couldn’t wait for school to be out.During school days it was a chore to get...

West Virginia Day

On June 20, 1863 West Virginia became the 35th state admitted to the Union. The land was rugged and huge virgin timber towered over...

Momma Said – June 28, 2017

Amber now knows how to dig a hole in the rain and then proceed to play in a mud hole.She is officially a Dirty...

The Pastor’s Pen – The Roar of the Cloud

By Pastor Dave Snyder Parsons Church of God Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside...

Turner’s Tidbits – June 28, 2017

This is a photo of an unidentified girl. I think she may have been related to a family of Long's who lived on Quality...

Momma Said – Jun3 21, 2017

Puppy Update! l took Amber to the vet last week for her second set of vaccines and she already weighs 14.8 pounds at I...

Turner’s Tidbits – June 21, 2017

This is a picture of "Parsons Baseball Team of the year, the Pulp Mill Team". This is according to the back of the card....

Momma Said – June 14, 2017

It is that time of year for family reunions.  It is always fun to get together and see folks that live far away.  It...

Turner’s Tidbits – June 14, 2017

This is a photo of Daniel Rohrbaugh. Daniel was the oldest of eight children of Aaron and Melvina Cooper Rohrbaugh.He was a grandson of...

Fishing with the Family

It’s that time of the year again where yard chores keep piling up and even with the longer days it’s still a job just...

Regarding the Tucker County Mandatory EMS “fund”

Editor, I want to first say that I completely support and have the greatest respect for our first responders. But when you want to start...

Momma Said – June 7, 2017

 The search is over, I have found a puppy! She is an English Shepherd and looks a little like Lassie. Her name is Amber...

Turner’s Tidbits – June 7, 2017

This is a photo of the (Slab Camp) Pheasant Run School taken in 1960. Thanks to the contributor of the picture. I am not...

Momma Said – May 31, 2017

I do not like bugs and that is a fact. We didn’t have a very harsh winter and now springtime has brought a boatload...

Turner’s Tidbits – May 31, 2017

Job Davis died April 10, 1943 about 2 years after this article appeared in 1941. He was the son of Jesse Davis and Elizabeth...

Best Day Ever

Last week, I had what could quite possibly be the best fishing day ever. The recent rains have kept the rivers running full and...

Momma Said – May 24, 2017

Memorial Day is here again and I am sure another of our old traditions is going to the wayside. Visiting the graves of family...

The Pastor’s Pen – THE UNLOCKED CHURCH DOOR

Submitted by Pastor Dave Snyder Parsons Church of God I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the Lord....