Robert L. Priest, former Marion County resident now living in Kansas City, has been named editor and publisher of Scale RAILS, the official magazine of the National Model Railroad Association, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Priest’s wife, Cinithia, is assistant editor. The couple started their own publishing business, Paired Rail RR Publications, shortly after they were married in 1989. Since that time they have written 14 books on railroads and numerous articles on model railroading.
Seven books by the couple are available at the Marion Library. They have a Web site at www.emporiasub.com.
Stephen Priest, son of Marion County Lake residents Robert and Judith Priest, attended Marion schools from 1972-78.