Daily Archives: March 7, 2007

York County deaths from 20th-21st century wars top 1,000

Charles E. Williams was one 570 or more men in uniform who died in World War II, probably the highest county death toll in any war. He was one of six brothers to serve in uniform in World War II. … Continue reading

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Soul group Magnificent Men come to age on big screen

William Penn Senior High students view a trailer of ‘This Magnificent Moment,’ a documentary of the 1960s soul band The Magnificent Men, compiled by social historian David Zang of Towson, Md. The short film (see below) included samples of the … Continue reading

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