Pat Guffey

As one views the Kayser-Roth building today, it is hard to imagine the hustle and bustle of a progressive manufacturing business of yesterday.…

Much has been written about the war experiences of Major William Gibbs Allen of Rhea County, but perhaps a most notable account can be obtaine…

Anyone who has ever witnessed a fire knows that it can be a destructive force which can destroy life and property, putting everything and ever…

Very few people are willing to give up salt in their diet; yet, during the War Between the States, many people found themselves doing just tha…

In the days of “yesteryear” the church was the focal point of life in a community. Since people lived so far apart, and the only mode of trave…

When thinking about going on a vacation, or “getting away from it all” a person in today’s world considers a camping trip or a stay at a nice …

The following article is another of the gems from William Gibbs Allen’s scrapbook, and recounts the type of Christmas he and his family celebr…

As we are approaching the Christmas season, it is always important to gain some historical significance of how our ancestors celebrated this t…

As our nation sits down to a table filled with food on Thanksgiving Day, each of us should thank God for our blessings and give to those less …

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