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Local antique authority Howard Crain dropped some photos off for me of Mickey Percell’s famous Circus Wagon. Howard and his wife Dietlind were longtime friends of Mickey Purcell and his wife Adelaide and eventually became the owners of the circus wagon. This began a research project for me t…

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Standing beside the famous Circus Truck from the left are Mickey and Adelaide Percell and Paul Merick.

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Today is Friday, Jan. 22, the 22nd day of 2021. There are 343 days left in the year.

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President Trump is now former President Trump. With Joe Biden now President Biden, Democrats control the White House, the House and the Senate. An ambitious agenda lies ahead for the new Democratic administration. And yet there are signs that some Democrats’ obsession with Donald Trump — the…

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There are many dangers ahead for that great survivor of American politics, Joe Biden. There is a deadly virus that is rampaging across the land even as it is mutating, economic challenges, a wealth and privilege gap that is widening, potential troubles with Iran, allies wary of America’s com…

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Today is Tuesday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2021. There are 346 days left in the year.

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The unprecedented events since November’s election have left many Americans angry, bewildered and disenfranchised. Millions believe the vote was rigged and such strong sentiments do not bode well for future political bipartisanship.

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Today is Saturday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2021. There are 349 days left in the year.

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Sayre 1920 Football from 88 Years of Red and Blue Football. Row 1: L to r. John Brainerd (RHB), Emerson Bull (FB), Philip Martin (LHB, Capt.), Leon Kennedy (OB). Row 2: Bolton Williams (RE), Carl Ace (RT), Richard Teed (RG), Ralph Rounds (C), Stanley Zoltowski (LG), William Burns (LT), Donal…

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Today is Friday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2021. There are 350 days left in the year.

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Upset with Commissioner

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My most memorable New Year’s Day took place five years ago on a cold, clear morning in another life. We awoke to find a 30-acre lake where there had been pasture the night before. The Arkansas River had been rising ominously for days, and when it got high enough, it always backed up the bayo…

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There likely is no issue attracting more attention today than election integrity issues, and rightly so. The foundation of our form of self-governance depends upon the confidence placed in electing representatives to represent us at the local level all the way up to the highest office in the land.

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I would like to respond to the recent article that appeared in the Daily Review on January 8th about the local citizens attending the Washington, D.C. Rally on January 6th.

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Thought number 1: Maybe it’s just me, or maybe it’s that I’ve lived the past 32 years as the only male in the house (most of the time), surrounded by as many as five members of that other gender. Girls and women are the dominant figures in the interior decorating aspects of El Rancho Davis. …

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Pictured is the Athens building that housed the first radio studio when the building was home to the Powers, Soaper and Mosher furniture store in 1930.

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When an article appeared in The Valley News January 6, 1939 announcing the coming of the “Quick quiz” program to Athens, Sayre, and Waverly on alternating Wednesdays, one sentence in the article brought a number of phone calls and personal calls to the newspaper office, to correct the senten…

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Today is Friday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2021. There are 357 days left in the year.

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Recently, Senator Gene Yaw penned a missive to his constituents attempting to explain is impotence in the face of irregularities surrounding the 2020 General Election in general and his feckless leadership in the General Assembly in defense of President Trump in particular.