Archive for August, 2014
Looking back: Face plant
Looking back: Face plant

I couldn’t turn in this picture for print on Saturday because I had to crop in so much that the eventual frame wasn’t large enough to run in print.┬áBut it’s not often you get a picture of a full-on face-plant, so with my apologies to Jesse Sargen (whose team won the championship in two games), […]

Throwback Thursday: Fire on a Thursday
A Pa. State Police Fire Marshall is framed by the icy remains of Fawn United Methodist Church while he and other officials investigated the four-alarm fire in Fawn Grove on Thursday, March 3, 2005.

This was a rare sight for me as ice formed on both the structure of the church and on the firefighters as they battled this four-alarm fire at the Fawn United Methodist Church in Fawn Grove on a Thursday in March of 2005 that was later ruled an arson. The loss for the church was […]

Looking back: Star Wars Night!
Looking back: Star Wars Night!

So, I’m a sucker for Star Wars. I’m not the fan who’ll dress up like a stormtrooper or come up with a Jedi name for myself, but I did grow up thinking the Force was real (when I was 5, anyway), and I’ll always associate the 20th Century Fox introductory music with Star Wars, because […]

Looking back: Spot-news Saturday
Looking back: Spot-news Saturday

There was a reason I planned to take a trip back to my native Texas and return in time to work Saturday — normally my last day of the work week — last week. I don’t remember now what that reason was, but Saturday did get me hustling back into the rhythm of the news […]

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