Tag Archives: California

Bigger Is Not Always Better

I am what some folks here would call an “outsider;” one from California at that. But before I go on, I must tell you that I am really a Missouri girl, having been born in Kirksville in a hospital that is long gone, to a mother that was born and raised in Granger and Memphis, […]

Gragg Heading to California After Two Successful Seasons at Helm of SCR-I Football

There is no place like home, so for Scotland County Coach Mikel Gragg, an opportunity to get much closer to his roots ended up being too good of an opportunity to pass up. After posting the first seven win season at Scotland County in nearly 20 years, Gragg announced this week that he will be […]

WWII Vet wife’s letter needs to find its way home…

WWII Vet wife’s letter needs to find its way home… April 27, 1945 Mrs. Vernon Priche; (could be misspelled due to original letter hand written); wrote a letter requesting information about how her husband was wounded, treated and died. He was a soldier in Europe, and a friend of my deceased father, Donald Minster. I […]