The Camel and the Trashman: Lancelot and Don West

He's not a goat, he's not on the loose, he's the Carroll County camel. He belongs to our friend Don West, and we thought you'd like to meet him.

Interview with Bob Allen

Bob Allen's been everywhere just about since he graduated from Sykesville High School long ago. He once published a great biography of country music legend, George Jones, but never became rich and famous.He lives in Eldersburg now, in the old farmhouse he left a long time ago for Nashville and various exotic points unknown.

Lessons from Grandma

Barb Fogg puts together a sauce, a grandmom, and a story to remind us of the power of education.

The Rocks

Warren Dorsey is 93, but he remembers being a boy in Sykesville and the strange magic of the Patapsco River.

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The View from the Hill by Barbara Fogg
Happy Monday by Jack White