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...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of  Mary King Scott.  She was the daughter of Enoch Grant and Lucretia Stalnaker King. Mary had other siblings: brothers:...

Momma Said – March 1st, 2017

I can’t believe that it is just 20 days until the first day of spring.The weather we have been having suggests that it is...

West Virginia’s Comeback Story Begins with FFA

Have you ever gone to your local county fair and noticed all the young people donning their blue corduroy jackets?These students are smiling from...

Momma Said – February 22nd, 2017

It seems as of late that everywhere I go, I smell apple blossoms.We used to have apple trees in our yard and when they...

Turner’s Tidbits – February 22nd, 2017

This is a sign above the street in Davis welcoming  folks to town. On the right of the picture is City Hall. The picture...

The Striped Skunk

Have you noticed a putrid smell in the air recently?Or why Pepe Le Pew is associated with love and Valentines Day? And most noticeably,...

Momma Said 2.15.17

As I write this there is only 37 days until the first day of spring.It hasn’t been a bad winter so far and I...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of the Tannery Addition of Parsons.In the middle of the picture is a body of water damned up. In the...

We Get Letters 2.15.17

Editor,IRVINE, Calif.--The American College of Trial Lawyers, a non-political organization composed of the leading trial lawyers in the United States- Republicans and Democrats, plaintiffs’...

Momma Said 2.8.17

Well, the groundhog saw his shadow so I guess that is six more weeks of winter.Spring doesn’t officially begin until March 20 so technically,...

We Get Letters 2.8.17

Editor,West Virginia is a state of many treasures including magnificent forests, stunning landscapes and charming small towns. Among the brightest of our treasures is...

Turner’s Tidbits 2.8.17

This is a great view of the Pulp and Paper Mill of Parsons.  Construction began in 1900 and was finished in 1902. The City...

Hemorrhagic Disease

In late summer and early fall, residents in Gilmer, Logan, Hampshire and Hardy counties started noticing dead deer.The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources...

Homecoming 2017

Written by Rev. Dr. Donna AndesWhat does homecoming mean anyhow?Homecoming has many implications but this particular one means coming home to God. This year...

Turner’s Tidbits 2.1.17

This is a photo of the Thomas Express Office. The office was part of the buildings in the railroad yard. It was evidently laundry...

Churches of Tucker County

By Dan GeohaganParsons - One of the largest churches in our county is the Parsons Church of God.more about the church.“If I could describe...

Momma Said 2.1.17

Momma Said, “The crap always flows downhill.” And in this case it is soooooooo true, literally and figuratively. I had a disaster this past...