May 17 2009

Checking In

Posted by J. Craig Canada in marijuana tickets, marijuana trial, tickets, trial

Well, I’ve managed to let over a month get by without making an entry here. On the 22nd I got the community service signed off. So the past few weeks have been the first time in years and years I didn’t have something hanging over my head. And while I was reading the comments to Continue reading →

Nov 19 2008

Catching Up

One of the reasons I haven’t posted for over a month is that shortly after the article about WAMMFest appeared in the local paper it was announced in the comments to the story that one of the people focused upon was a convicted child-molester, and she was in charge of childcare: Police: Sex offender at Continue reading →

Aug 23 2008

Just another day in paradise

Posted by J. Craig Canada in marijuana tickets, marijuana trial, tickets, trial

On the 11th & 12th I had court dates and I’ve tried to write about the results here several times. But every time it seems easier to bury myself entering data into my genealogy database or divert myself commenting on news items on the local newspaper’s website. And, by the way, they aren’t newspapers any Continue reading →

Aug 06 2008

Trial by Dunking

“Family lore has it that Katharn was “tried by ordeal” with the dunking stool, and that she was acquited because she obligingly died in witness to her innocence. Some kind of heresy was supposedly the charge. The following year, Richard Garner brought their four-year-old son to Farrar’s Island in Virginia.” She was my 10th ggrandmother Continue reading →