An honored patrolman in the Apollo Borough Police Department, who gave his life in service of the community.
At Gettysburg, General Jackson displayed his keenness of judgment and powers of command by ordering his Regiment forward.
Famous journalist Nellie Bly (1864-1922) lived in Apollo with her parents beginning around age 5.
Simon Truby’s 156-acre farm is today the northern end of Apollo, extending from about N 6th Street to 16th Street in North Apollo and including Pegtown.
Dr. Thomas J. Henry, M. D., physician and surgeon, was born in Apollo Nov. 3, 1858. His early education was secured in the public and select schools of Apollo and at Eldersridge Academy. Before taking up medical work he taught school in Apollo and was principal of the Franklin school at Conemaugh, Pa. Beginning the … Continue reading Dr. T. J. Henry