Martin Luther excommunicated

01/03/2017 0

On January 3, 1521, Pope Leo X issues the papal bull Decet Romanum Pontificem, which excommunicates Martin Luther from the Catholic Church. Martin Luther, the chief catalyst of Protestantism, was a professor of biblical interpretation […]

Daylight reveals destruction from massive fire

01/02/2017 3

New Year’s Eve saw local firefighters battle a massive blaze that destroyed the old Bellmire Nursing Home property on Rock Street. Still smoldering in the daylight, Alonso Cruz captured these aerial photos with a drone […]

The Yorkshire Ripper is apprehended

01/02/2017 0

The so-called Yorkshire Ripper is finally caught by British police, ending one of the largest manhunts in history. For five years, investigators had pursued every lead in an effort to stop the serial killer who […]

County officials take oaths of office

01/01/2017 0

Nine Montague County officials began new terms as elected leaders during 9 a.m. Jan. 1 ceremonies at the courthouse annex. Pictured: New Montague County Sheriff Marshall Thomas, surrounded by his family, receives the oath from […]

1 222 223 224