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August 5, 2017
Guenter Metzger, an exchange student to Worthington 50 years ago, still plays the sousaphone given to him by Worthington. He is a member of the Crailsheim Stadtkapelle. (Special to The Globe / Ute Bartels)
Fifty years later, Metzger still plays sousaphone given him by Worthington
August 5, 2017 - 7:21am
August 2, 2017
Rudolf Bühler poses with a herd of Schwäbisch Hällischen Landschwein. The pigs were brought back from the brink of extinction and are marketed as a premium pork product throughout Germany. (Special to The Globe)
Saving the pigs: Swabian breed rebounds from brink of extinction
August 2, 2017 - 8:30am
Otto Burkhardt was headmaster of the Albert Schweitzer Gymnasium in 1980, when Worthington and Crailsheim conducted its first choir exchange. Those exchanges were the start of what has now become a regular schedule of visits between the two cities. Burkhardt is shown with Crailsheim yearbooks sharing news of the choir exchanges, as well as a wooden figure handmade by former Worthington Mayor Bob Demuth and presented to Burkhardt years ago.(Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Former headmaster of Crailsheim school fondly recalls choir exchanges
August 2, 2017 - 8:03am
Hilde Scherz holds the journal (right) she received as a gift from the people of Worthington in early 1948. At right is the English book she used while a student in Crailsheim. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Crailsheimers remember gifts sent nearly 70 years ago
August 2, 2017 - 7:05am
July 14, 2017
Holocaust survivor Judy Meisel holds a photo of her parents Osser Beker (father) and Mika Beker (mother) that was taken around 1938. Judy's mother Mina died in the gas chamber at Stutthof concentration camp on the Baltic coast in late 1944 or early 1945. (Jerry Holt/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota woman is last who can tell of Nazi concentration camp horrors
July 14, 2017 - 10:35am
June 16, 2017
Helmut Kohl, father of German reunification, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, father of German reunification, dies at 87
June 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 14, 2017
Aino Lavoie was 14 years old when she and her mother were captured by the Nazis in Poland and forced into work camps until the end of World War II. A native of Estonia, she holds her country's flag and a doll featuring traditional Estonian clothing. (Julie Buntjer / Daily Globe)play button
Recollections of the Holocaust: Jasper woman’s story featured in ‘Postcards’
April 14, 2017 - 9:35am
March 26, 2017
People cast their vote for the Saarland state elections in Puettlingen near Saarbruecken, Germany, March 26, 2017. REUTERS / Ralph Orlowski
Merkel's conservatives make big gains in German Saarland election
March 26, 2017 - 12:50pm
December 30, 2016
Neuschwanstein Castle is shown in fog.
A German getaway: Munich, Christmas markets, castles among highlights
December 30, 2016 - 9:24pm
August 12, 2016
Sole sisters: Former pen pals meet to celebrate relationship between Worthington and Crailsheim, Germany
August 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
April 25, 2016
President Barack Obama gestures Sunday as he makes a speech in Hanover, Germany. Reuters
Obama ramps up Special Forces mission in Syria against IS
April 25, 2016 - 3:56pm
April 24, 2016
President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel stand together Sunday in Hanover, Germany. Reuters
‘The right side of history’: Obama supports Germany’s Merkel in migrant crisis
April 24, 2016 - 7:36pm
March 23, 2016
Hosts sought for German visitors
March 23, 2016 - 8:16pm
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Plastic in Snickers bar prompts Mars recall in 55 countries
February 23, 2016 - 2:43pm
January 14, 2016
Ed Blair (back) and Gene Janssen are shown boarding a train bound for Omaha, Neb., the first leg of their journey in 1956 as Worthington’s first student ambassadors to sister city Crailsheim, Germany. Daily Globe File photo
One of Worthington’s first student ambassadors dies in Arizona
January 14, 2016 - 8:25pm