“Oldest Paperboy in the World” Went Home Easter Sunday

James Newton Wallace passed away on Easter Sunday, 2 months before his 99th birthday. He was declared by Ripley’s Believe it or Not and the New York Times to be the “Oldest Paperboy in the World.”  To me, he was Grandpa. He owned a newspaper, Winters Express, for roughly 30 years.   As a reporter, he met 7 U.S. presidents…

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1st Thanksgiving was NOT with Pilgrims & was NOT about Food

Thanksgiving with my family is simple…like the real first official Thanksgiving in America. In the month of November, our family does a service project to celebrate the meaning of the holiday – gratitude.  On Thanksgiving morning, my children and I watch the parade on television as we eagerly await Santa’s first appearance of the year.  Then, we…

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