THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Lifetime Legacy Post Humous: Howard Newlon Jr.
This year's Ammann Awards received many entries, more than last year. However one of the awards that is of importance is the Lifetime Legacy Awards, given to person(s) who devoted a large amount of ... Posted on 12/23/12 at 10:33 AM
This Memorial Day weekend, we all have the chance to enjoy an excellent concert honoring one of our most famous Jamestown natives. “A Tribute to Miss Peggy Lee” featuring Stacy Sullivan will take place in the Jamestown College Reiland Fine Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. May 25. This is Jamestown’s chance to enjoy fine music, put its best foot forward and welcome a special group of people to town for the first time.
NEW YORK (AP) — George Steinbrenner is now truly the biggest of the Yankees greats — as measured in Monument Park.
The colorful and combative owner was honored with the largest tribute in the team’s storied area of remembrance behind the center-field fence. His 7-by-5-foot, 760-pound monument of bronze atop a granite base was unveiled during a solemn ceremony Monday night attended by many of the stars he had feuded with and fawned over during his 37½-year tenure.
Along the hallway of the National Guard Armory portion of the Jamestown Civic Center, flanked by the flags of the United States and North Dakota and lined in black, is a memorial to two fallen Guardsmen who gave their lives in Iraq.
Encased in glass is a tribute to Spc. Philip Brown and Staff Sgt. Lance Koenig. Both were members of Company B of the 141st Engineering Battalion. Both were killed in action in Iraq by improvised explosive devices in 2004.
“They’re still with our unit in spirit,” said Sgt. Dustin Kirschenmann, one of the men responsible for the memorial. “Everyone was close to them, everyone knew them well.”
The Optimist Club of Jamestown Club is sponsoring the Los Angeles-based “Michael J. and the Mighty Cash Cats,” a tribute to Johnny Cash, Walk the Line Tour, at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Reiland Fine Arts Center at Jamestown College.
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