Tuesday, June 19, 2018

A sight to see

Big car show Saturday at Check Elementary School, sponsored by the Ruritan Club. Lots to see.  Lots of cars. And this not-so-young lady who enforced parking.  Her name tag read: Cora Vett. More photos in the next edition of The Floyd Press.

Remembering the dad I never really knew

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