The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree

The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC) December 7, 2011 The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree By Marina Richardson, Staff Writer CNHI News Service Wednesday, December 7,...

Pete Kendall: Names play an integral part in the local lore...

Published: June 01, 2009 02:48 pm What’s in a name? Quite a bit, if it happens to be Witham and Grafa. There are still plenty of each...

A piece of rural heritage in an urban setting: 1800s fruit...

By RICHARD WALKERJournal of the San Juans Editor Jun 02 2009 Where there once was an orchard, fruit trees will flourish again. A sliver...

Mullis Howard House Demolition

March 14, 2008 was a sad day in Cochran. The Mullis Howard house was demolished. It was built in 1911-1912, and my parents & I...

Longtime downtown Macon business Saf-T-Oil closes

Sunday, Jul. 19, 2009 By Eric Newcomer - enewcomer@macon.com   After 74 years, the Public Saf-T-Oil gas station at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr....