The Worst Pandemic Ever!!!

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By Dr. Curtis Varnell The worst pandemic ever? The coronavirus? The bubonic plague? Not even close. The worst plague ever occurred in 1918-19, right after World War 1. Commonly called the Spanish flu, it actually originated on March 11, 1918 at Fort Funston, Kansas. A company cook reported to the infirmary with a low-grade fever, […]

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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