Published by News Staff on Thu, 03/31/2016 - 10:16am
By ANDY BEHLEN At dusk on Nov. 10, 1967, a barrage of rockets exploded inside Vernon Zimmermann’s hut in Phu Loi, Vietnam, while he slept, filling the legs of the 24-year-old army helicopter mechanic with shrapnel and blowing out his right ear drum.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 03/28/2016 - 10:14am
The spring antiques shows going on now through Sunday April 3 in Northern Fayette County draw thousands of vendors and tens of thousands of shoppers. It’s an overload for the senses. Here’s a few images from the middle of it all.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 11:45am
By REGINA KEILERS The La Grange School board tackled a wide-range of topics at Monday’s monthly meeting. One of the big decisions the board made was to approve a $2,000 raise for all teaching staff beginning in the 2016-17 school year.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 11:44am
By H.H. HOWZE A friend used to advertise that he sold “antiques and high class junque.” There are arguably several classes of junk, no matter how it’s spelled, at venues around the countryside during the twice-yearly markets. Junk has its own cachet, even when its not really junk.