© Jerry F. Couch [Portions of this article originally appeared the CVT in 2014] MACON MELVILLE LONG, SR. was born April 2, 1885, a son of John M. and Alice C. Long of Rappahannock County, Virginia. His siblings were Ethel, Lelia, Bernard, and Edwin. The family lived on a farm in what was at that… Read More Sen. M. M. Long, 1885-1988
MANY OF US HAVE CARED FOR A SENIOR FAMILY MEMBER and are well-acquainted with what is required to do so. Help spread the word so a local elderly lady can receive the added care she needs.
© Jerry F. Couch 2019 FOR WEEKS NOW, employees of Estes Brothers Construction of Jonesville, VA have been hard at work implementing a downtown infrastructure rehabilitation program for St. Paul. The project consists of new sewer lines, water lines, storm sewers, curbs & gutters, sidewalks, and new pavement in portions of the downtown area (see… Read More St. Paul Downtown Infrastructure Improvements – Ahead of Schedule
© Jerry F. Couch 2019 A few weeks ago, I wrote a review of Sugar Hill Brewing Company, Inc. For some “then vs. now” contrast, I included a photo of a long-gone St. Paul “beer joint,” purposely omitting the name of the business. A number of people responded with various guesses as to its identity… Read More Now it can be told – it was the OK Cafe!
The photos you will see below were taken during St. Joseph’s University’s APEX 2019 in the St. Paul – Castlewood area. The program began on March 9th and concluded on March 16th. when the students returned to Philadelphia, PA. Among other projects, students from SJU’s special education and autism studies programs met with members of… Read More APEX 2019