Amazing story from Keenes, Illinois, via Rochester, Minnesota!

July 16th, 2012 @ // No Comments

Following the book signing in Fairfield last month (June 2, 2012), I was contacted by Barbara M. Hawkins from Rochester, Minn. Barbara, who is originally from western Wayne County, wanted to order a book and had missed the signing…but further, she had an amazing story to tell. In brief, it goes like this: Barbara’s grandmother, […]


Captivating the classroom: Mrs. Donna Nash’s 5th graders hear about the Griffin Tornado!

March 26th, 2012 @ // No Comments

POSEYVILLE, Ind.—Monday, March 19, was another busy day as Severe Weather Preparedness Week continued in Indiana, and the Death Rides the Sky crew took to the elementary school in Poseyville to tell Mrs. Donna Nash’s class about what happened 87 years ago in their home county. The class was huge, the venue was the library, […]