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North Texas Raising the Roof

Writer: Kyle Pearson

When passing through Denton Texas, it’s hard to miss the University of North Texas campus. An increasingly growing student population has forced the campus to start growing to accommodate the new wave of students. 417 more words


Don't go in the basement.

11. The Ridge – Lisa W. Cantrell

“There’s something evil underneath the house” is the theme of both Lisa W. Cantrell books I’ve read. The third one I have, which attracted me entirely because of the evil pumpkin gnawing on a banister on the cover, is also about something evil underneath a house, well, a “manse.” This time the house is a monastery for black magic monks. 120 more words

Guinea Pigs

Emanuel Weber - Friedland Farmer

A pair of twins were born on November 6, 1869 in Friedland, Missouri.  Friedland was never really a town, but it was an area north of Altenburg that received this name and is sometimes used in the church records at Immanuel Lutheran Church.  593 more words

Farmer, Thresher, Sawyer, Hornblower

We have an anniversary to celebrate today.  On October 17, 1901, August Friedrich Leimbach and Hulda Pauline Engert were married at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altenburg, Missouri.  391 more words

German Civil War Soldiers

In 1859, just a few years before the Civil War began, there was a marriage in Altenburg on October 2nd.  Before that war came to an end, the groom went off to fight in that war.  809 more words