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A Christmas Favorite : Applesauce Cake Recipe From The Late Earl Hamner, Jr.

A Christmas Favorite : Applesauce Cake Recipe From The Late Earl Hamner, Jr.

[ 0 ] December 14, 2017

Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford Every year between Thanksgiving and Christmas we are reminded of our friend, the late Earl Hamner, Jr. Earl wrote for our magazine for a number of years right after we started. I’m pretty sure he felt sorry for us in those early days stumbling around in a brand new […]

Nelson : Schuyler : Waltons Cast Return To Roots Where It All Began

Nelson : Schuyler : Waltons Cast Return To Roots Where It All Began

[ 0 ] March 26, 2017

Schuyler Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford Just over a year ago on March 24, 2016 Earl Hamner, Jr died. He was the creator of the highly popular TV series The Waltons. The long running show was based on Hamner’s childhood experiences growing up in Schuyler, Virginia during the depression era. This past weekend many […]

Lynchburg: Michael Learned (Olivia Walton) Visits Waltons' Fan Club Reunion Over Weekend

Lynchburg: Michael Learned (Olivia Walton) Visits Waltons’ Fan Club Reunion Over Weekend

[ 0 ] November 2, 2014

Lynchburg, Virginia For over 2 decades the Waltons International Fan Club has been holding their annual reunions. The fan club is 22 years old and was founded by Carolyn Grinnell after she met Earl Hamner (the series creator) and Michael Learned (Olivia Walton) at the cast reunion when the Waltons Mountain Museum opened in Schuyler. […]