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Archive for the ‘Journey Stories’

Blind dispatcher retires after 35 years of service

                                                              Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor A playground accident cost him the vision in his right eye when he was just six years old.  Just before […]

Austin & Archer make their way through the panhandle on cross country journey

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor Despite a comfortable upbringing in Plano, TX, a four-year stint in the Navy and the start of his third semester at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, something was missing. “I knew I needed some sort of a challenge,” said Austin Bain Shirley, 25, about his decision to cross the […]

Liberty County families are featured in Smithsonian display at Settlement

The Smithsonian Institute is visiting Calhoun County at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement with the presentation of Journey Stories from July 14 through August 25. The exhibit focuses on the various modes of transportation used by immigrants arriving in America and the subsequent journeys these early travelers undertook to settle in a new country. Liberty County […]