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Varied ethnicity makes for interesting heritage

March 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Mike McCarvel shares his story of discovering his family’s roots
BREWSTER He’s one-quarter Irish, one-quarter Luxembourger and half German, and in the past few years is taking an active interest in finding out more about his heritage. Continue Reading

Vietnam’s Minnesota twins

December 5, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Them and Thuong Nguyen came to Worthington as infants
WORTHINGTON Them and Thuong Nguyen may have been born in Vietnam, but there’s no question that this southwest Minnesota community is their home. Continue Reading

From Liberia to the land of plenty

October 10, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Tim Larmouth shares his tale of coming to America
WORTHINGTON America is a land of plenty, according to Tim Larmouth. He’s been in the United States since 2007 after emigrating from his homeland of Liberia at the age of 37. Continue Reading