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Donn Wimmer Hancock Clarion

Remembering stories from the past; the Hancock County Courthouse

  A History of the Hancock County Courthouse I have, for years, wondered when exactly our courthouse was built and under what circumstances. The Hancock Clarion has had a number of stories and photos of the courthouse over the years. I was told by someone the construction of the courthouse was started before the Civil…

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Why remember the legacy of General Schomburg?

August Schomburg, an unusually accomplished United States General. By Ashley d’Oliveira School teachers might consider covering the history and legacy of General Schomburg. Lucky for me, General Schomburg was my great-grandfather. Allow me to take you on this knowledgeable journey from the eyes of a child… In 1962, my great-grandfather organized the Army Supply and…

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