Last weekend, I had the opportunity to help host a baby shower in West Point. I was asked to bring finger foods, and although I considered a few different options, I really knew what I wanted to make from the moment I was asked.
Studio B will welcome Beverly Campbell, Catherine Craig and Laura Yelverton (at Shendopen) to display their works of art on April 13. Pictured are Holly Mitchner, Beverly Campbell, Jenna Boykin, Lewese Jackson and Sydney Benson. More about the artists on page 5. Photo by Donna Summerall
We as Mississippians are often looked down on by those from other parts of the country who consider themselves more â€śenlightened or progressiveâ€ť than us. I saw an example of this on Facebook. A friend had posted a story about a homeless woman being fired from her job at KFC in Tupelo, because she had no physical address. The first person to jump on the bashing bandwagon was a professor from Penn State who promptly said,
Vaudine Landess had her 100th birthday yesterday at Dugan Memorial Home with her son, Joe Landess and daughter-in-law Eva Landess of Chattanooga, Tenn. She was born March 26, 1913, in Alabama. She moved to West Point and married Foster Landress. They had four children, seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. She enjoyed playing Bridge, cooking and being with her family and friends. The staff at Dugan celebrated her milestone birthday with cake and punch. Submitted Photo
Earlier this week, the Republican governor of North Dakota, Jack Dalrymple, signed into law anti-abortion legislation that will take effect this August, some of which is the strongest the nation has seen yet to challenge the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court case of Roe v. Wade, which legalized abortion in our nation.