Weather Forecast


75 years of love

Email News Alerts

DILWORTH -- At age 23, Clifford Bjerke's mother was worried he'd become an old bachelor. So she sent him down the road to visit young Mildred Warwick, the only girl she knew worth marrying.


Clifford knew 18-year-old Mildred loved horses, so he jumped on his "Black Beauty" horse to pay her visit.

He started to worry she would pick the horse instead of him.

She didn't.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (800) 274-5445 and we can help you.