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Nearly 100-year-old ship tugged out of Green Bay

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100-year-old time capsule at Eckert Power Station opened on Friday

LANSING, Mich. — It’s been nearly 100 years since the Eckert Power Station was first built, but not every one knew that there was a time capsule buried at the location. On Friday, we got to see what was inside of it. “There’s blue prints of the plant, there were silver dollars, business cards, a copy of […]

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100-year-old neurologist still practicing medicine

CLEVELAND — If Dr. Howard Tucker were reading you his resume, it would look something like this: World War II Navy veteran. Chief of neurology of the Atlantic fleet during the Korean War. Law school in his late 60s. Medical-legal expert witness. Currently a practicing neurologist for more than seven decades. Dr. Howard Tucker Family photo of […]

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Prince William shares touching moment as he consoles 100-year-old widow during ceremony

The Duke of Cambridge appeared at the National Memorial Arboretum on Wednesday to unveil a memorial to submariners and their families in Staffordshire. The royal duty, originally intended for the Queen, saw the Duke pay tribute to the submariners “continued resilience”. During his visit, William met with submariners, veterans, and some of their families. William […]

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100-year-old WWII veteran remembers her service, being honored at The Players

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Kind, gentle, and charismatic, Anita Morris is a mother and grandmother. But it may be hard to believe that the Jacksonville resident is also a World War II veteran. “I’m very proud that I served my country,” Morris told News4JAX. “I feel like maybe I’ve given a little bit back […]

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100-year-old grandmother continues to volunteer for NHS

Beryl Carr gives four hours of her time a week to work as a cashier and has done so since 2003. The grandmother of one, who has become a popular figure with staff and patients alike, said: “I can’t think of anything worse than spending all day in front of the television. “Volunteering has helped […]

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Family mourns 100-year-old matriarch who died of COVID-19

When Jim Crewe finally got to see his mother, sick with COVID-19 and in palliative care, it was too late to say goodbye. She was alive — but she didn’t know who he was. By that time, pandemic restrictions had separated Pearl Crewe, age 100, from any physical contact with family for weeks — first at […]

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Was a 240-Pound, 7-Foot-Long, 100-Year-Old Fish Found in Detroit River

On April 30, 2021, the Alpena Fish and Wildlife Conservation office — a branch of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service — shared news on Facebook of a “once in a lifetime” catch: A once in a lifetime catch for our Detroit River native species crew last week! This real life river monster was tipping […]