Monthly Archives: July 2011

Former Vulcan Elks baseball star makes the MLB Hall of Fame

Pat Gillick hitchhiked to Vulcan at 18 years of age to pitch for the semi-pro Vulcan Elks in 1956. He would later go on to play in the Major Leagues and is known as the ‘mastermind’ behind the 1992-93 champion Toronoto Blue Jays team. Click the link below to read more about the former Vulcan […]

“More Than Just the Mail” by Norma Aldred now available

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Let’s Keep in Touch

Area pioneers had left their family, friends and everything familiar behind. The loneliness they suffered in their new home was heightened by the lack of knowing what was happening where they had come from. A day looked forward to with anticipation was Mail Day at their nearest post office. Most often the post office was […]