Monthly Archives: October 2006

Donald Chism, 1922-2006

Fortuna resident Donald Chism passed away October 15th, 2006. A life-long resident of Humboldt County, he was born December 1st, 1922. He retired from Louisiana Pacific after many years of service. Donald loved spending time with his family, his animals … Continue reading

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Pulled Press Pass

During one assignment, Tommy had arranged an opportunity to sit down and interview with General Norman Schwarzkopf. He was the United States Army general who served as Commander of U.S Forces during the Gulf War. The event was the Safari … Continue reading

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Book Learning and Experience

It was hot and muggy even before the sun had risen over the greenness of the jungle canopy. The sounds of the base mingled awkwardly with the natural sounds that grew and rapidly died away in the tropical forest that … Continue reading

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The Stroke

1997 When our cat goes outdoors Then manages to catch a bird, It’ll play with that so called food And such a ruckus can be heard. My wife would be pretty upset With her purrin’ little cat, If she thought … Continue reading

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