Sunday Nov 24
Betty Jo Gayle
Born in Cross Junction, Va., Mrs. Gayle retired in 1988 as a teacher in the Fredericksburg City School system after 34 years.
The Macon Telegraph
Iris fanciers never get over the rainbow
It is hard to say which aspect of the iris is the most ornate: its range and mixes of colors, its frills, its size or its intricate form.
Number of Forest Fires Go Down Compared to Last Year
The most recent forest fire happened in April in Cross Junction after an insulator from a power line cracked, leaving behind burnt vegetation in one acre.
Iris breeders keep trying to build on their success
Iris hybridizers seek novel variations, but only a few crosses make the big time.