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July 24, 2019

Our volunteers will be away,

to help others this Saturday . . .

The competition will be keen

on the downtown Collinsville scene . . .

Barbequers will fire-up charcoal pits;

and be advised,

they t'ain't cookin' grits . . .

Surely you know what's happening;

tis the event Smokin'...

July 22, 2019

Open and shut long, long ago,

These doors were lost then found, wouldn't you know? . . .

Salvaged they were, way back when,

by the Historic Preservation Commission . . .

Forgotten and put away into storage,

Kind of like yesteryear's use of the word, "porridge" . . .

Their ch...

July 4, 2019

You may know that our Independence Day did not become an official federal holiday until 1941; but it was slated to become a celebration since July 3, 1776 when John Adams wrote in a letter to his wife, Abigail . . .

"I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated by suc...

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