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The Sound of Thunder

He snapped awake at 0500, a full 30 minutes before the alarm was set to go off.

For more than 30 years, he had been waking up at 5 a.m. It didn’t matter which time zone he was in or even if it was daylight savings time. When the big hand was on the 12 and the little one on the five, he was awake.

Honoring Steven Bishop

Floyd Countians and many others Wednesday honored Steven Jesse Bishop, 29, a Floyd County native who served his country and died in Iraq on March 13. Although his death was not combat-related, Bishop was buried at Jacksonville Center with full military honors, a rightful honor for someone who wore the uniform and stood post in […]