© Jerry F. Couch DURING WHAT MUST HAVE BEEN A SLOW WEEK FOR NEWS, an incident took place in St. Paul during the summer of 1949 that captured the attention of national newspaper media. The story was probably successful because it contained all the scandalous elements so beloved by reporters. After being picked up by… Read More KIDNAPPED! 15 Minutes of Fame for St. Paul, 1949
OPEN HOUSE ENDS BOREDOM From the Clinch Valley Times, February 2, 1978 Bored with staying aboard the Sperry Rail Service Detector car over the weekend, the three-man crew decided to hold an open house while the self-powered, self-contained rail car was parked on the siding behind the post office in St. Paul. T. J. Horn… Read More Sperry Rail Detector Open House in St. Paul – January 1978
St. Paul’s Independence Day 2019 Celebration in pictures. (Click on any photo for a larger view). With thanks to; Town of St. Paul, St. Paul Police Department, and St. Paul Volunteer Fire Department for a fun and safe celebration of our country’s heritage.
IF YOU HAVEN’T VISITED THE ST. PAUL MUNICIPAL POOL LATELY, you should do so. During the spring months, many repairs and upgrades were made. Some of these improvements are readily visible to visitors, some are not. The interior of the pool has received a bright new anti-fungal coating that will make it easier to keep… Read More St. Paul Municipal Pool Makes a Splash
IT WOULD HAVE TAKEN MORE THAN A SMATTERING OF RAIN to dampen the enthusiasm of exhibitors and visitors at the Crooked Road Cruisers’ car show in St. Paul. The event, which took place on Saturday, June 22nd, featured cars and trucks of all kinds – and all colors. The young people who came out to… Read More 2019 Crooked Road Cruisers Rod Run Car Show