Category Archives: States

New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 16 September 2019

I saw today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 16 September 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-16-september-2019/ New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 16 September 2019 FamilySearch added over 1 million new, free, historical records this week from 1917-1918 WWI Draft Registration … Continue reading

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Contiguous Geographic Center of the United States of America, Lebanon – Kansas Tuesdays September 17, 2019

As I try to spread out Kansas Tuesdays to different parts of Kansas, I chose Smith County, in the north, for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. There are a few different things listed for Smith County, mostly in the area … Continue reading

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Man Who Hired Deadly Swatting Gets 15 Months — Pacosite’s Blog

An Ohio teen who recruited a convicted serial “swatter “to fake a distress call that ended in the police shooting an innocent Kansas man in 2017 has been sentenced to 15 months in prison. Image: FBI.gov “Swatting” is a dangerous … Continue reading

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Jay Blount Second Mississippian to Receive Defense Department Defense of Freedom Medal – Mississippi Mondays September 16, 2019

I read this story Jay Blount Second Mississippian to Receive Defense Department Defense of Freedom Medal (think Civilian Purple Heart) somewhere. I thought it was on WordPress Reader, but I am not seeing it on the blog  I thought posted … Continue reading

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Land of Oz, Beech Mountain – North Carolina Thursdays September 12, 2019

After seeing the short YouTube video – Quirky Places in North Carolina | North Carolina Weekend | UNC-TV – YouTube Video, I went with Land of Oz as this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. Official website: https://www.landofoznc.com/ Location: Land of … Continue reading

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Wichita, Kansas — Sarah Cath’s Adventures

Here are some pictures around the pedestrian bridges, which crosses the Arkansas River, in Wichita, Kansas. When you see interesting structures and sculptures, you got to take some pictures. via Wichita, Kansas — Sarah Cath’s Adventures. I wonder if Sarah got … Continue reading

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El Quartelejo Ruins and Museum, Scott City – Kansas Tuesdays September 10, 2019

In doing research for attractions for Kansas Tuesdays in Scott County or Ness County, I came across El Quartelejo (or El Cuartelejo) Ruins: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Quartelejo_Ruins. The ruins are north of Scott City. The museum is in Scott CIty. Looks like I will … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 9 September 2019

I saw today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 9 September 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-9-september-2019/ New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 9 September 2019 FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Bolivia, Costa Rica, Germany, Panama, Paraguay, … Continue reading

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Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum, Mississippi State- Mississippi Mondays September 9, 2019

I found this on https://www.society19.com/free-things-to-do-around-mississippi-state-university/ (#3). I chose Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum as this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. I don’t know how much I will find on the museum, but here goes. Sometimes the thrill of the chase … Continue reading

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A Personal Blogging Goal Update September 9, 2019

In the lead-up to this week’s Mississippi Mondays post, I spent a lot of time detailing county maps for Mississippi (82 counties with 21 counties covered by existing blog theme posts), Kansas (105 counties with 22 counties covered), and North … Continue reading

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