Author and Historian, Sally Toole, is a contributing writer for NorcrossPatch.com, has published many books, produced the 2011 Norcross Ghost Tours, and is the character 'Winnie Sue Simpson' of the History Walks of Norcross , a walking tour that offers guests a chance to...
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Historic images matched with modern photos make "Norcross Then and Now" an interesting read for visitors and residents alike. History buffs and students can appreciate the example of change and progress highlighted by almost 200 images!
Haunted stories and Historic images come back to life on the pages of "Souls of Norcross; A Railroad Town with an Afterlife”, a chronicle based on true history and true paranormal experiences of a railroad town with an active afterlife. The team, ‘Norcross Paranormal’, lead by Will Aymerich, a paranormal investigator, with the help of Sally Toole, a local historian, offer this unusual view of a charming southern town through the eyes of those who are living, those who are wrapped in local lore, and those whose lives have become legend.
(An Audio version of 'SOULS' featuring the voice of ALPHA TRIVETTE and a bonus tale, is available now! $10.00, order today!)
A train whistle blows distant from the south. As told in the book, 'Remembering Norcross; Nuggets of Nostalgia', Soft at first listen, then it crescendos to a dish-rattling rumble assuring denizens that all is as it should be, as it has been, in Norcross, Georgia, for more than one hundred years. Since the late 1800's, children have scrambled alongside the tracks anxious to catch a glimpse of strong black engines powering past homes, churches and businesses.
Sally Steps into History With Confederate Actors at Stone Mountain, Georgia January 2009...
Thanks to the 42nd Georgia Volunteers for a great day!
Sally Was Proud to Identify an Indian Bent Tree Trail Marker Within Stone Mountain, Georgia!
A sign describing Indian bent tree markers can be read by hikers at Stone Mountain
Since Oct 1, 2009