Local Columns

Exploring Your Heritage 1/19/17

A friend of mine recently discovered that he is a descendant of Captain John Baker.  He is a student of local history, so he was excited to learn of the connection. He also was pleased to discover that when his ancestors, Margaret Catharine Baker and Joseph Lemuel Fox married in 1888, it was the combining of two colonial families.

“Around the Table” Talk 1/19/17

Hello, “Table Talk” friends. Hope you are all having a great week filled with lots of laughter. Someone told me just the other day to begin my day with a prayer followed with something funny to think about to make me smile or laugh. Laughter was always a good medicine for all ages. There is nothing more pleasant than to hear a child giggle at something.