February 13, 2016

Bushwhackers raid Gardner for first time Oct. 22, 1861

Mica Marriott mmarriott@gardnernews.com To Gardner residents in 1861, the early evening of Oct. 22 probably seemed a lot like many other nights. It was a Tuesday and residents attended to their nightly rituals. Most had likely taken to their beds by 10:30 p.m. But before the night was over, Gardner residents of the time would Continue Reading