Among the corn and bean fields of Lagrange County is a gem, one that’s been part of 21 Country for a very long time.
For a hundred years it was arguably the star attraction at any circus, the wild animal trainer,cajoling, forcing, bullying the world’s most dangerous animals to perform stunts that took the audiences breath away.
For 26 years Bruce Embrey, Judge Bruce Embrey, presided over the Miami County Circuit Court in Peru.
St. Paul Lutheran Church, Paulding County, Ohio.
A recent morning at mike Durnbaugh’s Fort Wayne home.
We visited tiny Fowlerton, Indiana awhile back to a local farm once owned by the Wright Brothers…yea, those Wright Brothers.
“Started woodworking probably when I was ten by building a tree house,” recalls furniture restorer Dave Terrill, “with a old rusty hammer and rusty saw.”
“I was the Tom Sawyer Huckleberry Finn of the neighborhood,” says Mark Phenicie.
We’ve visited this shop before, watched classic wood boats from the 1930’s and ’40’s brought back to life.
You may never played with marbles but your parents and grandparents probably did.
Its a marvelous sight if you’re lucky enough to witness it, an old fashioned barn raising alive and well today primarily in the Amish community.