Down Life’s Highwayby Roy Dunn
Ten Years have gone by since we lost Buddy Moore, I still miss him.
My friend Buddy Moore and
The country came to a stand still awaiting Kennedy’s fate…
For more than a year
“One of a Kind”
Donald Wayne Jacobs, age 80, died Aug. 24, 2018
Childhood memories will last a lifetime, but, life will never again be the same.
This is for those
Old Memories and the New Generation
I treasure memorable events; some are one-of-a-kind that I had the good fortune
Down Life’s Highway
by Roy Dunn
Long ago summer evenings on Grandma’s porch after what little supper we had was
Born Oct. 1, 1909, Chester Holts, the son of Charlie and Elizabeth Holts of Jasper County, grew up to become the longest serving
Down Life’s Highway By Roy Dunn
Just poor people, that’s all we were. My generation will be the last that witnessed the
He traveled a fast, rough and dangerous road
Clay Dunn flirted with the odds, walked on the edge on a quick rise to the top. By the
Sixty Years for Phyl and me
What a Ride…..
How quickly the years have flown by. I just recently realized that come December 31
Doug Harrington, 74, longtime area pharmacy owner died last Friday, Oct. 25. I had known Doug since he was in his late twenties. We
He was proud of being country, respected by common folks and presidents.
O.A. “Bum” Phillips, Orange County’s most famous native
Area senior citizens are eagerly anticipating the annual city of Pinehurst Labor Day picnic on Monday.
The picnic began 13 years
The knowledge of mankind has fast-forwarded to unbelievable heights in the span of one lifetime but morals and life styles have
Chief Jerry W. Wimberly
Feb 20, 1936-June 27, 2013
“I lost my brother”
Judge Claude Wimberly
When the morning call was
The Penny Record, started by Walter Gaston in 1960, was bought by Roy Dunn in 1995. Shortly thereafter, the County Record made its
~Growing up in a broken home, raised by my mother, I looked forward to the years ahead that I would spend learning from and about my
For nearly 60 years now I’ve known every county commissioner and judge. Some more personally than others. I recall the days of long
I’m putting the cart ahead of the horse by writing about dad’s death when I have so many stories to tell about his life that I plan
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