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Johnny’s Gone to War: Songs of the Civil War

Johnny’s Gone to War: Songs of the Civil War

The new Old Folks at Home CD, Johnny’s Gone to War: Songs of the Civil War (Richard Baker, 2017), is a particularly timely album of music for anyone noticing how feverish and polarized our American political situation has become. In some ways, it seems we’re still fighting the Civil War.

Sheila Rice

Sheila Rice: A Life of Community Service

by DR. AARON PARRETT

Sheila Rice embodies what the phrase “Montana Citizen” is all about. Born in Anaconda and raised in Great Falls, Rice has devoted her life and career to public service in the Great Falls community and throughout the state of Montana.

1890 Spokane Baseball Club, champions of the pacific NW League. William H. Colgan seated far right.

Safe at Home

by JEREMY WATTERSON

For 122 years, a Major League Baseball player has rested at Great Fall’s Old Highland Cemetery in an unmarked grave. An effort on behalf of William H. Colgan, the first former player to be buried in the state of Montana, hopes to remedy this in time to unveil a new memorial at the 8th annual Waking the Dead Tour to be held on June 24, 2018.