Twice Told – Dean Campbell

Honey bees in peach trees

The abundance of rain this summer has subdued the usual, bustling activity of gathering peaches, and I find myself remembering the blooming season more vividly ... Read more

Dark Corner’s Ninety and Nine spiritual ballad

Dark Corner folks readily identify with The Ninety and Nine spiritual ballad. The deeply held worth of the individual in the eyes of its creator, ... Read more

For some, like John Campbell, the uncivil war never ended

John (called John the younger) Campbell, second child of John Landrum and Nancy Williams Campbell, was born in 1838. His brother, William Francis Campbell, was ... Read more

Master gunsmith, carpenter, Baptist preacher

Master gunsmith, carpenter, Baptist preacher

Marcus Lafayette Davis, son of Morgan and Ellie Lindsey Davis, was born June 10, 1836, in Greenville County. At age 21, he married Mary Dunagan, ... Read more

Jesse Dill’s killer never came to trial

On April 8, 1830, a military muster was held near the Lewis H. and Mary Dickey house at the intersection of Gap Creek and Tugaloo ... Read more

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  3. Hogback and Glassy Mountains headwater four rivers in Dark Corner
  4. Singing families chose ballad as their theme song
  5. Ward infant killed during war between distillers
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