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DRAFT PICKS: Smokin’ smooth

DRAFT PICKS: Smokin’ smooth

One of the beers reviewed today is a smoky Imperial Stout. A lot of beer lovers enjoy a touch of ‘smoke’ in their brews. Many do not. Smokiness in beer is infused in the brewing process. It isn’t that someone pours some ‘liquid smoke’ in at some stage.  It all begins with the roasting of […]

1939 Off the Press

1939 Off the Press

Editors note: This article is part of Off The Press, in which the Lake County Historical Society shares stories and other details from previous editions of the Star. These points of interest are 75 years old, and come from the Aug. 25, 1939 edition of the Star. The Lake County Historical Society office and museum […]

Trial Court

The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending August 25:  Philip Vernon Alexis Jr., 53, of Baldwin, was arraigned on a charge of trespass. A pretrial was scheduled for September 11, 2014 at 10 a.m. The defendant was free on personal recognizance bond.  Steven Ralph Allen was bound over to […]