Spearsville Happenings

Barbara WaltonFebruary 12, 2009 We started off our week with a visit at the Senior Center with Lee Barron, the son of Clyde & Lynette, from Ft. Pierce, FL. The way I heard it, he had to come to Tallahassee so he just thought since he had come that far he might as well come … Continue reading Spearsville Happenings

Lost An Arm

The GazetteJune 14, 1905 The facts of the case go to show that Guy Tucker, who was shot from ambush last week, was not so badly wounded as first reported. Both wounds taking effect in the elbow of his right arm shattering the bone so badly that the physicians found it necessary to amputate the limb, … Continue reading Lost An Arm

Investigation in the Killing of Dick Craighead

The GazetteMay 17, 1905 The Governor Moves Gov. Blanchard has ordered a vigorous investigation in the matter of the late killing of Dick Craighead in the Homer jail and has offered the following rewards, which will remain in force for the period of one year from date. The sum of $1500 for the identification and conviction … Continue reading Investigation in the Killing of Dick Craighead