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Richard Morgan Fletcher

Richard Morgan Fletcher

Richard Morgan Fletcher was born in Georgia on March 28, 1814. He was the second child of James Fletcher and his wife Elizabeth Stell. His parents were married January 27, 1811 in Morgan County. By 1823, they lived in Henry County, Georgia where James was elected the first sheriff of that county. James Fletcher died of a lingering illness in 1827, and as the eldest son, much of the work of helping his mother raise a large family fell to Morgan. He faithfully helped his mother until he married at age25.

Jenn’s Junktion is now open in Linden
Jenn’s Junktion is now open in Linden

Jenn’s Junktion is now open in Linden

Jenn’s Junktion & Christian Boutique is a Christian Boutique in Linden that has opened its doors in the old Cass County Sun building. The business is a small town boutique offering Christian items such as Bibles, clothing, and gifts. They also offer customization of items such as home decor, party decor, and personalized gifts. Along with the boutique, they have in-house sewing, embroidering, and alterations. (Journal-Sun Photos)

Atlanta Public School
Atlanta Public School
Atlanta Public School
Atlanta Public School
Atlanta Public School

Atlanta Public School

In 1939, the progressive leaders of Atlanta were looking forward to consolidating all of the outlying community schools to form a bigger district. There was even talk of combining Atlanta and Queen City high schools. As you read this reprinted article, it’s easy to imagine this could still, some day, happen.

Flag Retirement Ceremony
Flag Retirement Ceremony
Flag Retirement Ceremony

Flag Retirement Ceremony

Several people joined Trammel’s Trace DAR, Ark-La-Tex SAR, VFW 5870, and the JE Manning American Legion Post 258 members for the Flag Retirement Ceremony on June 14 at 3:30 p.m. at the Legion Hall. (Photos courtesy J.E. Manning American Legion Post 258)

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