River Road Bridge gets facelift

River Road Bridge crosses Blackburn Fork behind Benedikt’s Restaurant on County Road 27, affording a back door entrance to Highland Lake. It’s been on the radar for a facelift for nearly a decade, accordingly to District 3 Commissioner Dean Calvert, who decided to remedy one of the main problems with the bridge without further ado. The 3-ton weight limit meant […]

Valley Grove carries on

Take a look at this photo. Know what you don’t see? Valley Grove Missionary Baptist Church sanctuary. The scenic, 111-year-old building would have dominated this scene only six weeks ago. Now all that remains is the bit of debris still left in front of the fellowship hall and the empty lot where the sanctuary stood. The main building burned in […]

2016-09-07 E-Edition