Mike GoodsonMike Goodson

Collecting colonial coins holds historic value

By Mike Goodson

Coin collecting is a fascinating way to teach history to young and old alike. The stories behind United States coins are intriguing, and many of the early United States coins are some of the most beautiful the world has ever known. 

Over the past several years, I have been given the opportunity to do many…

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David WilliamsDavid Williams

Bicycles and Determination...

By David Williams

I stood on my front porch watching my son ride his bicycle. The sun was setting, and the sky had that orange-reddish hue as if it was putting up the last struggle before yielding to the darkness. My attention was divided between the two. 

My son rode his bike to the edge of the steps,…

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The VagabondThe Vagabond

THE VAGABOND - Memories of Crudup

By Danny Crownover

ce upon a time there was a city known as Crudup, where the mines were active, the people traveled by horse or mule and buggy, the children attended school, the trains came through, people worked, socialized together, most everybody knew most everybody else and most all led the good life. But that city is…

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December 17: Wood Carving Class

Because the demand was so great for Charles Leverett s beginning wood carving class at the Gadsden Museum of Art, a second class has been added.

The second class will be taught from 9 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. with a short break for lunch. All tools will be furnished and there are some 20 ornaments or jewelry pieces to be

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December 9-10: Cherry Creek Village

9-10 Cherry Creek Village s Gift Village Arts and Crafts Fair will be held from 10 a.m until 6 p.m. We will have all kinds of arts and crafts booths, a dance exhibition by the Golden Girls dance club on Friday, entertainment on both days and Santa will be on hand for both days for the kids. We still have

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