Annie Taylor

...sing and garden. Annie is also preceded in death by five siblings. Survivors include her four children, Linda C. Smith (Truman), Fred Gilbert Taylor, Jr. (Kay), Kathy T. Pridgen (Gene) and John Judson Taylor (Betty); four siblings, Lois...

Jackson spared 65 years ago from SRS construction

Sixty-five years ago, the town of Jackson appeared headed for the dust bin of history.President Harry S. Truman announced in January 1950 that he had ordered the Atomic Energy Commission to develop a hydrogen bomb. An announcement followed...

What Is It?

...Fleetwood sedan with the banner post attached it could indicate a military or diplomatic or even a presidential limo. Maybe Truman or Ike?"JOHNSON CITY, TENN.: John P. Fry wrote: "The car in the picture is a 1957 Cadillac. I think it is an Eldorado...

GOP will control Congress

...into the election with a 234-201 majority, was on track to match or surpass the party held during Democratic President Harry Truman's administration more than 60 years ago.They gained 10 seats and counting; Democrats just one.Republicans claimed three...

Augusta pediatrician pens story of growing up to be a doctor

...inspired the book In Cold Blood can publish his father's field notes that he says substantially contradict the account found in Truman Capote's literary masterpiece.In a ruling made public Monday, Shawnee County District Court Judge Larry Hendricks said...

Carol Grantham

...sons-in-law, Carol Lynn and Lee Nance, Elizabeth Anne and Kent Marlowe; a step-son, Dillon Joel Grantham; her mother, Grace Truman Mabe; a brother and sister-in-law, Alex and Kaye Mabe; five grandchildren, Claire Alcala, Stevie-Lee Nance, Grace...

Truman's love letters to wife Bess reveals his softer side

...INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- As president, Harry S. Truman earned the moniker "Give 'Em Hell Harry...wife his heart. In love letters to Bess Truman, the nation's 33rd president reveals...in "The Love Story of Harry and Bess Truman," at the Truman Presidential Museum...

Life & style
'Truman Show' has depth beyond movie's story line

The Truman Show is founded on an enormous secret...looks like a nice place to live. Certainly Truman Burbank (Jim Carrey) doesn't know anything...reflected on how really odd a tree looks? Truman works as a sales executive at an insurance...

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Truman was prophetic about GOP

...announcement came that President Harry Truman had been re-elected. Fifty-two years...Day, I watched a replay of President Truman's acceptance speech at the Democratic...speech. I am amazed how prophetic Mr. Truman was. He said that the Democratic Party...

Truman stupidest president ever

...Cook's Aug. 13 letter praising Harry Truman, who was the stupidest president this country ever had. Truman was vice president when President Franklin...applied pressure in Washington so President Truman sent Secretary of State George Marshall...