Along the Way: The Occoneechee Speedway

The Occoneechee Speedway from the start/finish line looking towards Turn One, the race track goes left, the entrance path goes to the right. “On your left,” I heard a voice call out. For a moment I felt like I was caught in a time loop as the young couple jogged past again. This had been … Continue reading Along the Way: The Occoneechee Speedway

Hiking the James Cleveland Trail

On May 24, 1931 Airmail Pilot James "Jimmy" Cleveland lost his life when his plane failed to clear Mount Nittany and crashed near the top of the mountain above Centre Hall. I grew up knowing the history of the crash and though I knew there was a memorial for James Cleveland at the top of … Continue reading Hiking the James Cleveland Trail