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Freed U.S. slaves depart on journey to Africa

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The first organized immigration of freed slaves to Africa from the United States departs New York harbor on a journey to Freetown, Sierra Leone, in West Africa. The immigration was largely the work of the […]

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By DANI BLACKBURN Making a phone call today is as simple as picking up your smart phone and hitting a button, but in the mid-1900s, there was a little more to it. To place a […]

World traveler makes stop in Bowie

02/05/2016 0
By DANI BLACKBURN Bowie saw a unique visitor on Wednesday in the form of Rosie Swale Pope, who pulled her bright red, 9-foot-long cart, filled with her possessions, behind her on her way through town. […]

Larry Wayne Elliston

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Larry Wayne Elliston March 15, 1956-February 2, 2016 BOWIE – Larry Wayne Elliston, 59, passed away at home surrounded by family and friends in Bowie, TX. Larry was born to Jo Ann Grant and Joe […]
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