New book tells story of Revolutionary War hero John Stark

...in plenty of journals and military dispatches from Canada to New Jersey. He commanded troops during the battles at Bunker Hill, Trenton, Princeton and Bennington, where his band of New England farmers routed British Gen. John Burgoyne's...

Cynthia Robins

...Jr. (Nicki) of Dearing; daughters, Yvonne R. Cox (Tim) of Spring, TX; Cynthia R. Hammer (Chris), of Bunker Hill, WV; and Tiffany R. Shumake (Brian), of Ruckersville, VA; 12 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Mrs...

Russell Cross

...which, most notably, fought at the battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa, and rescued the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Bunker Hill after it had been hit by a kamikaze. On September 2, 1945, Mr. Cross witnessed the Japanese surrender on the deck...

Pocket change

...EMPLOYEES: 350 PRODUCTS: Canned stews, barbecue, chilis, clam chowder BRANDS: Castleberry's, Snow's, Doxsee, Bunker Hill, Austex RECENT NEWS: Received a $300,000 state grant to help expand its 15th Street food plant, which is taking...

Busines briefs

...president and CEO BRANDS: National brands include Castleberry, Snow's and Doxsee; regional brands include Austex and Bunker Hill LOCAL OPERATIONS: More than 250,000 square feet of processing, canning and warehouse facilities on 22 acres in central...

Castleberry expands canned meat recall to more than 90 brands after botulism scare

...Big Y, Black Rock, Bryan, Bunker Hill, Castle, Castleberry's, Cattle...Barbecue Pork, 10 oz. cans -Bunker Hill Chili No Beans, 10 oz. cans More...Beans, 24-pack of 15 oz. cans -Bunker Hill Chili No Beans, 10 oz. cans -Bunker...

Hopeful opposes federal agency

...vacated by Lindsey Graham. The Corps, whose origins date to 1775 when the Continental Congress needed fortifications at Bunker Hill, is one of the nation's oldest federal agencies. Today, the corps Has 35,250 military and civilian employees...

Castleberry's plant shuts down

...Castleberry's Barbecue Pork, 10-ounce cans - Bunker Hill Chili No Beans, 10-ounce cans - Austex...with Beans, 24-pack of 15-ounce cans - Bunker Hill Chili No Beans, 10-ounce cans - Bunker Hill Chunky Chili No Beans, 10-ounce cans...

Carter's first novel stirs 'Hornet's Nest'

...Carter said Monday from his home in Plains, Ga. "Almost all the impressions of the Revolutionary War are confined to Bunker Hill and Paul Revere's ride." Mr. Carter's story follows the paths of Georgia militia leader Elijah Clarke, British...

One-town record reached in Boston postcards

...Boston?Well, it featured individual cards showing: The Bunker Hill Monument, The State House, Harvard Square ("In Cambridge...Fenway Park outside, Boston Common, Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge, USS Constitution ("Made from our...