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This sketch of the Moore Hotel, now the Cornerstone Apartments, located on the corner of Main Street and 1st Ave NE, appeared on the front cover of The Wright County Monitor on November 10, 1915. The hotel had yet to be built at this time, but the plan was in place. The article also featured the names of investors who had pledged anything between $5 to $250 to help purchase the site to donate to J.H. Moore for the building of the hotel.
08/05/2020 - 10:27am
Part 1 of 2   The building is over 100 years old. It has not only stood the test of time but has evolved into something special that is both modern and still respects the building’s history. The Cornerstone Apartments, situated at the corner of Main...

Sports

08/05/2020 - 10:15am
 Since the beginning of theCOVID-19 pandemic, athletes have found themselves in the place they never wish to be found…on the bench. Unfortunately, for the past few months, our athletes have only been able to dream of being on the field, court, track...

Obituaries

08/07/2020 - 11:14am
Melvin L. Langfitt Sr., 79, of Fairfield, Virginia and formerly of Clarion, died Thursday, July 2, 2020, at Augusta Health. Memorial graveside services for Melvin will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at Evergreen Cemetery in Clarion...

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