November 26, 2021

Doris Adams turns 100

May 4, 2021

Doris Brown Adams’ 100th birthday was like any other day. “It’s no different,” she said. But her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren made it special. Jan Karlson, her daughter, came from Ohio, for a party […]

Celebrating a survivor

February 1, 2021

If you were to ask Laura Call to describe her father, Maynard Cottom, she would say he’s ambitious, has no filter and, in his younger days, a workaholic. She’d also say Cottom’s a fighter, having […]

At 100, ‘she’s one of a kind’

January 17, 2020

Ruth Diaz said she can’t believe she’s turning 100 either. Her secret: “Keep breathing.” The Cincinnatus woman doesn’t feel any different than her 99th or any other year. She will mark her 100th birthday Saturday. […]