Leonidas Fatal Accident

How a hardware store became a truck stop… From The Colon Express, January 28, 1943: “Glenn Olney , prominent Leonidas farmer, is dead, a truck driver in the hospital, and the Crawford Hardware Store and building in Leonidas is badly … Continue reading

Hatch Trading Post

Object of 60-year quest found near Leonidas HODGE PODGE Joe Ganger   From a newspaper article of June of 1985, by Jan Gardner: HATCH TRADING POST SITE LOCATED LEONIDAS – In the spring of 1831 a fur trader built the … Continue reading

Leonidas by Raymond Meyer

Leonidas     By Raymond C. Meyer Sr., February 21, 1990: “In the terms of the Treaty of Chicago, 1821, the Indians of the Nottawa-seepe (Prairie by the River) retained 115 sections, nearly 74,000 acres of some of the choice … Continue reading