Westbrook memorial preferred over Horton
I think it’s great that someone has come up with the idea to spend an exorbitant amount of money on a monument to the late Johnny Horton whose claim to fame in these parts is the fact that he lost his life on the old railroad overpass. Full Story
Iwo Jima photo symbol of veterans’ sacrifices
This Veterans Day I would like to remind of the challenges and hardships our troops faced in the Pacific in World War II.
The flag raising on Iwo Jima stands out. Just about everyone had seen the picture of the second flag raising on this sulphur island.
Joe Rosenthal was the AP photographer who took the photo. Who were the six men? Full Story
No Velocita jobs yet, however it’s spelled
Great news about Velocita.
With a proposed 5,000 jobs possibly coming to Rockdale, I thought never too soon to get my application in.
So, there I go looking up “Veolcita,” as it was spelled in The
headline (Oct. 28) to submit an application. Full Story