Lick Creek

James H. Newby and his wife, Eliza Rann Newby, at their home in Canada. James was born in Orange County, Indiana, and registered for the Civil War draft when he was 20. After his parents left for Canada, James traveled to Philadelphia where he joined the 3rd Regiment of the United States Colored Troops (USCT). After the war, he joined his family in Canada, married Eliza, and worked as a farmer. They had six children. | Courtesy photo

Ron Eid
Publisher at Limestone Post
Ron Eid started Limestone Post Magazine with Lynae Sowinski in 2015 as an online publication featuring long-form stories about the arts, outdoors, social issues, and a variety of other topics relevant to Bloomington and south-central Indiana. An award-winning writer and editor, Ron has written feature stories about the arts, culture, sports, business, and adventure travel for publications across the country. He can be reached at [email protected]