It’s one of Orton Jones’ favorite stories. If you don’t find it in his Reflections column this week on Page 1B, I’ll tell it here.
It was sadly inevitable, but the coarsening of our society has wormed its way even into the most hallowed halls of American government.
Darrel Hobart Cobb, 84; Michael Paul Fisher, 30; George John Hizer, 72; Beulah Mace Kerby, 94; Donna Jean Martin, 73; William Trevis McElvey, 87; Gary Billings Spears, 70; Greg Whited Sr., 56
Roane Sheriff’s Deputy Mike King was in fear for his life, so he pulled the trigger on his shotgun.
Concerns about a possible sewer leak and a discussion about a delay in a water rate hike highlighted a contentious Thursday meeting of Reedy Town Council.
An application to become part of the state’s home rule program is still a work in progress, but Spencer city officials are already looking forward to spending some of the extra money the designation and its 1% sales tax would generate.
A Spencer man is facing felony DUI charges after a Saturday afternoon car wreck on W.Va. 36 that claimed the life of a Clover woman and her unborn child as she was returning from her baby shower.