When the Klan came to Williams Valley – 1924

A recent visit to a cemetery in Schuylkill County inspired an examination of a dark chapter of local history.

Advertisements

Spanish Flu wreaked havoc in Tower City in October 1918, killed more than 110 people in three weeks

In the communities of western Schuylkill County, influenza caused terror and grief as it claimed dozens of lives in 1918.