On My Mother’s Birthday

By Randy Mills | December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Today our sweet mother, Mary Alice Newell, would have been ninety-one. In the photo of her holding a small dog,…

Keynote at VU Veterans’ Day Program

By Andrea Turner | November 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

I had the special privilege of being the keynote speaker at Vincennes University’s Veterans’ Day program on Thursday, November 8th,…

Nobody is Going to Fight for Us

By Roxanne Mills | October 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

While Randy and I have written two books and several articles together about Hoosiers in combat, there was one story…

Dr. Randy Mills to Receive 2018 Dorothy Riker Hoosier Historian Award

By Andrea Turner | October 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

IHS Presents Oakland City University Professor with 2018 Dorothy Riker Hoosier Historian Award Oakland City, Ind.—Over more than three decades,…

Holiday Authors’ Fair

By Andrea Turner | October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Roxanne and I will be two of the featured authors at the Indiana Historical Society’s Holiday Authors’ Fair on December 1,…

The Walkout

By Randy Mills | October 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Digging through the artifacts in the Oakland City University library archives can be enlightening, sometimes dredging up little mysteries to…

Religion & the Divided Frontier

By Randy Mills | September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

On September 19th, Danny Dunivan and I had the exciting opportunity to represent Oakland City University as guess panelists at…

Recent Article Publications

By Andrea Turner | September 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Randy has published two new articles so far this year. One is “Bound for the Admiralty Islands,” the final installment…

Book Signing at Dubois County Museum

By Andrea Turner | August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Roxanne and I will be doing a book signing for our book, Summer Wind: A Soldier’s Road from Indiana to…

High School Basketball

By Randy Mills | July 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

This photo, taken from the 1969 Webber Township (Bluford) High School yearbook, shows me as a rather solemn looking senior…

Interview on WFYI’s ‘No Limits’

By Randy Mills | July 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

Roxanne and I were recently interviewed on Indianapolis NPR station, WFYI by John Krull. John hosts the show No Limits. It always such…

Wherefrom the General Baptists of the Midwest and Upper South?

By Randy Mills | June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

In 1994, the Indiana Historical Society awarded me a generous CLIO Grant to carry out research and write about a…