In a garden, perennials are wonderful components, coming back each year with little effort on our part, a fine background to the changing display of annuals which are showier, often having a longer bloom season, but requiring effort and expense each year in the replanting.
Our state’s literary excellence was on impressive display this past weekend during the remarkably successful Mississippi Book Festival. The Magnolia State’s tradition of renowned authors rivals our tradition of world-class athletic achievement.
If you've read a local newspaper or listened to talk radio lately, you've no doubt heard from politicians and political operatives who oppose Initiative 42, a measure on the November ballot to strengthen our Constitution to protect each child's right to an adequately funded p
Behind my house on the Rebel Drive cul-de-sac is an old graveyard of several acres. Its ownership is unclear. Since our one neighbor who owns a bushhog has moved to Madison, the graveyard is returning to the woods it used to be when we first moved in 13 years ago.