The dad I wish I’d known

The dad I wish I’d known

  In March of 1944, a young sailor and electrician’s mate in the Navy, and battle-tested veteran of World War II, in the Pacific walked into the gas rationing office at the Norfolk Navy Yard in Virginia to seek extra coupons to ride his Harley-Davidson to Tampa,...
The dad I never really knew

The dad I never really knew

In March of 1944, a young sailor, electrician’s mate in the Navy and battle-tested veteran of World War II, walked into the gas rationing office at the Norfolk Navy Yard in Virginia to seek extra coupons to ride his Harley-Davidson to Tampa, Florida, to visit his...

Good weather, good music & a good time

The summertime Floyd Town Jubilee kicked off its 2014 series of Sunday concerts with a Father’s Day tribute featuring The Grascals, Kenny and Amanda Smith and the Tune Town Old Time String Band. Good weather, good music and a good time highlighted the day in...
The dad I wish I’d known

Father’s Day for a dad I never knew

  In March of 1944, a young sailor and electrician’s mate in the Navy, and battle-tested veteran of World War II, in the Pacific walked into the gas rationing office at the Norfolk Navy Yard in Virginia to seek extra coupons to ride his Harley-Davidson to...