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The Legacy of Priscilla Doyle Tucker Clark

Priscilla Doyle was one of my fifth great grandmothers. She was born in North Carolina in 1750. At the age of sixteen, Priscilla married William Willis Tucker. 354 more words

Family History

Buffalo River Trail - "Shake Down Hike" - Day 2

I woke up around daybreak. It was COLD! The sun was just beginning to wake up, spreading a dim glow through the canopy of my tent. 4,277 more words

Appalachian Trail

How Could I Know?--Day Eight OctPoWriMo: October 8, 2017. #OctPoWriMo

How Could I Know?

Naïve and trusting child,
how could I know
when I took that bus to Mississippi
my mission to fight injustice
would not still my country’s hate? 191 more words

GA - Body of missing Newton County baby found, father flees, police say | WAGA

NEWTON COUNTY, Ga – The search for a missing 2-week-old baby in Newton County took another turn Sunday afternoon, where police say a body was discovered near the scene. 40 more words


GA - 'More questions than answers' in search for missing baby | WAGA

NEWTON COUNTY, Ga – A search is underway in Covington after an infant reportedly disappeared from a home Saturday morning, according to the Newton County Sheriff’s Office. 40 more words


I See Georgia: Covington

I See Georgia: Covington

 As a teen, I used to watch “In the Heat of the Night” during the summer. The television series, based on the 1960s novel and film of the same name, focuses on the police force in a small Southern town. 1,143 more words


HSMO Rescues 26 Dogs From 'Horrid' Home Near Kansas City

ST. LOUIS (HSMO) – The Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) rescued 26 dogs (20 adults and 6 puppies) from filthy, unsafe living conditions in a boarded-up home in Seneca, Mo. 301 more words