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  • Visiting Tucson
    Visiting Tucson
    The city of Tucson makes an excellent base for exploring caves, learning about the desert, connecting with the “Old West” and much more.1. Desert Fun! Learn about desert life from butterflies to mountain lions at the Arizona-Sonora...
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    Calvary Cemetery and its lessons on life
    At the intersection of Newburg Road and Shady Lane sits one of Louisville’s most tranquil historic places: Calvary Cemetery – a stretch of two hundred acres partially bordered by the South Fork of Beargrass Creek. Calvary is the...
  • 'Tombstone' is a memorable western
    'Tombstone' is a memorable western
    Although once a staple of Hollywood, westerns no longer attract large audiences. Nonetheless, from time to time, some movie makers explore the fascinating and challenging years when the American West was settled. This weekend, “A Million...
  • Tombstone, Arizona
    Tombstone, Arizona camping options
    Remembered historically as a wild west, gun-slinging town, Tombstone, Arizona, is most famous for the legendary shootout at the O.K. Corral and its former resident, lawman Wyatt Earp. Nicknamed "the town too tough to die," Tombstone...
  • Old Tucson Studios for Halloween
    October in Arizona: Top places to visit
    The month of October is one of the best times of year to visit Arizona, as it's just past monsoon season and the annual tourist season is just starting. Several of Arizona's top destinations can be toured year round, while others are best...
  • Tombstones controversy: Spongebob headstones removed from cemetery
    Tombstones controversy: Family upset SpongeBob headstones removed from cemetery
    According to the newson Oct. 21, a Cincinnati cemetery and a grieving family are at odds over a pair of SpongeBob SquarePants headstones.Sgt. Kimberly Walker survived two tours of duty in Iraq, but she was found murdered in a hotel room in...
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    Cowboy hat styles explained
    Most cowpokes haven’t a clue as to the style of their cowboy hats. And, most of us city slicks or wannabe cowboys simply stick with what looks best on our heads.If we want to know about what makes for particular styles, the following guide...
  • Don't die with your music still inside you
    Don't die with your music still inside you
    There are so many cemeteries in the world and so many dead people buried there. It is sad to pass by a cemetery and see so many tombstones representing bodies that once lived. It is sad not because the people died, but it is sad because most of...
  • Davis James Lee
    Tombstone flower thief claims he did it for his girlfriend
    Love don't cost a thing, or so one Florida man thought early Sunday evening.According to a Jacksonville Police media release, police caught up with 44-year-old Davis James Lee Sunday evening as he was standing at the entrance to the Evergreen...
  • Breaking down the ‘Town too tough to die’  (Part I)
    Breaking down the ‘Town too tough to die’ (Part I)
    It’s hard to describe Tombstone in a single word.“The Town Too Tough to Die” probably lies somewhere between historic re-creation of a southern Arizona mining town and a Hollywood movie that’s come to life on dusty western...
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    Cosmopolitan goes guns for Pitt; what will liberal Seattle think?
    Respondents to an unscientific poll about guns in the home that is currently underway online with Cosmopolitan might be sending a signal about why anti-gunners – exemplified, it would seem, by much of Seattle’s “progressive&rdquo...
  • Offensive tombstone will be removed from church cemetery
    Family sued over offensive tombstone decides to remove it
    The family of William Frank Soles was sued over a tombstone that Salem United Methodist Church in Gloucester County, Virginia said was offensive.According to NBC's Channel 12 news on August 30, the church asked the family to remove pictures...
  • Church sues family over offensive tombstone
    Church sues family over offensive tombstone; find out what was on the tombstone
    William Frank Soles, known to his friends as just "Soles" died last year. He had left behind two last wishes:to be buried next to his motherto have a nice headstoneThe requests don't seem unreasonable. However, Salem United Methodist...
  • Historic Tombstone
    Weekend Getaways in Arizona: Historic Tombstone
    This spring, take a weekend off and visit another historic town in Arizona; Tombstone is the most famous Wild West city in the history of the United States. Through the years, Hollywood has featured it in many movies, the most famous being &ldquo...
  • Scenic drive from Tucson to New Mexico - Mountain view in southern Arizona
    Scenic road trip: Tucson, Arizona to Las Cruces, New Mexico
    We drove from Santa Fe via Las Cruces to the Tucson area and took mainly freeways. I-25 and I-10 were efficient but perhaps not the most scenic.After our visit to the Tucson Gem Shows, we decided to do something different... drive the scenic route...