November 28, 2019
An aerial view of Whitman County shows a vast agricultural area. Spotted in this expanse are some small enclaves of people. These are the towns of Whitman County.
From the air, the small towns look isolated from each other. Connecting them and giving access to bigger population centers are black ribbons of roads. These roads stretch for miles. There is little along them but acres and acres of farmland.
It is a perspective that is important.
Each of these towns have businesses to provide for residents and neighbors the amenities so important to everyday life.
There are grocery stores, gas st...