Tess Nelson and her son, Colt, on his first day of first grade on Wednesday, Aug. 23.
With my recently announced expanded role at The Valley News and Essex Independent, I thought I would take some time to reintroduce myself and let you all in on how I came to The Valley News in the first place.
More than a year ago, Bryan and I decided to renovate the Nelson homestead out by Bethesda. We had purchased the 120 acres a couple years prior and felt our best option was to sink money into the four bedroom, two bathroom farmhouse, rather than buy a separate acreage.
I have a confession to make. Prior to this year’s Fremont-Page County Relay For Life event on Saturday, June 11, I was going to step down off the committee.