Tag: Neil Hartwig

The 21-year-old pickup truck, its V-8 throbbing, kicked up dust along the crushed-limestone Woodson County roads. The countryside was bright green and at the height of its glory, nourished by more than ample moisture and…

HUMBOLDT —  Today, tractors as large as small buildings, can work fields that 100 years ago would have been considered a complete farm, in a day’s time. Many a family farm in the early 1900s…

If you’re 93 and live alone, what do you do on Christmas Day? For Neil Hartwig, whose wife, Hilda, died 22 years ago and his son, Neil Jr., lives in Mississippi, the answer is easy.…