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Christmas Memories from the Tire Stores

Christmas Memories from the Tire Stores

| December 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

Memories are a strong part of Christmases past. They can be triggered by the scent of wassail or a sprig of balsam on a hand-made wreath. For thousands of Americans Christmas memories include music from the Firestone and Goodyear tire store.

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OSU Writer Don Pollock Scores with Collection of Short Stories

OSU Writer Don Pollock Scores with Collection of Short Stories

| April 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

An Ohio author with a troubled past and a bright future has hit what is being praised as a home run in the literary world. Chilliclothe resident Don Pollack’s new collection of short stories entitled “Knockemstiff” recently received a rave review in the New York Times book review

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Capital University Professor Brings Passion to Poetry

Capital University Professor Brings Passion to Poetry

| March 21, 2008 | 0 Comments

Capital University professor Kevin Griffith is popular with students and professors, alike.

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A 90-Year-Old Letter from John Deshler

A 90-Year-Old Letter from John Deshler

| October 10, 2006 | 0 Comments

John Deshler was a Columbus developer, banker, and visionary in the early 1900s. He was the owner of the Deshler hotel ,which stood on the northwest corner of Broad and High. The hotel was demolished in 1969. During the demolition, in the cornerstone, workers found a letter Deshler wrote when the building was constructed a century ago.

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