Commando Raid to Rescue Ring

Commando Raid to Rescue Ring

About a year and half after we moved to Glenwood, around June, 1965, just before I was turning eleven, Mom announced that she wanted to get a “guard dog” for Grandma.  Apparently, her mother and Aunt Edna, both then in their mid-80’s, were uneasy living alone in...
(Near) Death on Goose Creek

(Near) Death on Goose Creek

One night around 1965, Mike almost killed Mom and Grandma shutting off the Jeep lights as Mom approached the old metal Goose Creek bridge on Route 626, the winding country road that ran from Middleburg to near Unison, VA – a road locally called the “Foxcroft...