Momma Said – April 5, 2017

I am sitting at my desk with the door open, enjoying the sunshine and listening to the birds sing. It is a glorious day...

Turner’s Tidbits – April 5, 2017

No one called to identify the couple from last week. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Arnold's wedding would have been March 25, 1967. This photo...

We Get Letters – April 5, 2017

To whom it may concern,Lawmakers say they want to come together to give county school systems and educators more flexibility in their job. They...

Momma Said – March 29, 2017

Do kids still play outside? We were always outside doing something regardless of the weather. We built snow forts and had snowball fights, we...

Turner’s Tidbits

No one called in to identify the two gentlemen in last week’s article. I spoke to Ray Arnold from Detroit, Michigan and I discovered...

Vacationing in WV

With the first day of spring arriving this past week, I’ve been thinking about getting away for a weekend real soon. I love traveling...

Response to Dr. Donna Andes

Dear Editor:This letter is in response to Donna Andes’ editorial published in the Advocate on March 8, 2017. Hate speech is hate speech whether you...

Momma Said – March 22, 2017

Hate and discord in our country are tearing us apart.  It saddens me to listen to the news and hear everything that is going...

A Response to Dr. Donna Andes

To the Editor of the Parsons Advocate:I was appalled to see that you chose to publish the letter to the editor last week from...

Turner’s Tidbits – March 22, 2017

Last week's photo was of Amos Jacob Nine and his wife Alda Dumire Nine (with two of their children; Ola, standing between her parents...

A Response to Dr. Donna Andes

Editor,This letter is in response to the erroneous information given by Donna Andes in the March 8th, 2017 issue of the Advocate.  I urge...

We Get Letters: Islam response

Letter to the Editor I am a person who strongly believes that everyone is entitled to an opinion and when I read an opinion piece...

We Get Letters – Response: Islam

Editor:      I was saddened, though unfortunately not terribly surprised, by Donna Andes’ letter in last week’s Advocate regarding her views on the religion of...

Turner’s Tidbits – March 15, 2017

I am going to change things up a little. I have been given several pictures that are not identified and so I am going...

A Month Ahead

Spring has sprung a month early in the West Virginia mountains with daffodils and even forsythia in full bloom ahead of schedule. I can’t...

Momma Said – March 15, 2017

I was eating a salad for lunch and as I chased an olive around the bowl, I imagined it would be a lot easier...

Up and Down

With this crazy weather, you never know what you’re going to get from one day to the next. Take last month for example, the...

Momma Said – March 8, 2017

Every week, I try to think of something that mom instilled in me to pass on.She was such a wealth of information and it...

Islam – Letter to the Editor

Letter to Editor, This letter is meant to educate people about Islam. Muslims observe the Islamic ideology which is a religion. The principal practice...

Turner’s Tidbit – March 8, 2017

This is a rerun of the picture from last week. The information was correct; however, it did not go along with the picture. The...