Goodbye, Jay

Goodbye, Jay

Working on a Wednesday column about Jay Daniels, who died Sunday. He was one half of Daniels & Webster, the Rock 107  morning dynamic duo who dominated drive-time radio in Northeast Pennsylvania for 25 years. Jay’s birth name was Jeffrey Longaven, but I...

Crusade for Christ

For 11 days in June and July 1965 the Watres Armory in Scranton was the scene of the Lackawanna County Crusade for Christ.  The crusade was conducted by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. At that first gathering on June 24 Dr. John Wesley White, associate...

From the NRA hymnal

— Much of the immediate anger over the racially motivated shootings of nine innocent people in the basement of Charleston’s historic Emanuel AME Church was directed at the Confederate battle flag that flew over South Carolina’s capitol grounds, as...