The Doolittle Raid: 75 years ago, bombers attacked Japan

President Franklin Roosevelt’s “Day of Infamy” speech was a declaration of war on Dec. 8, 1941. It came the day after Japan’s surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The speech, carried by national radio, concluded with “and we shall win this war.” It was inspirational, and calmed the fears of our citizens. It united the […]

Delaware has rich history in Little Brown Jug race

DELAWARE, Ohio — Today’s Little Brown Jug race is named for a great race horse of many years ago. Little Brown Jug was first a farm horse and later a race horse of great renown. As a farm horse, he was used for plowing and other strenuous duties in a farming operation. By having to […]