BELMONT — Fae Ross Maroon, 84, went to be with her Lord, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at her home... READ MORE
OXFORD — With the exception of the interstates, I’m not familiar with many Alabama highways.
But for more than two decades. on vacation trips and family visits to Florida, I was glad to reach the Mississippi state line coming back by way of Mobile.
OXFORD — I hope by the time this is published, or shortly thereafter, the collective wisdom of the Mississippi Legislature, which at times is in short supply, will have shot down a proposal making it likely more people will be packing guns in college football stadiums, clas
Mississippi has an acute shortage of schoolteachers, especially in impoverished districts, and it’s tempting to look at stopgap measures to alleviate the problem.
But lowering the requirements to get a license to teach isn’t the way to do it.
OXFORD — I shot my first squirrel with my grandfather’s .410-gauge shotgun when I was about 8 years old, thanks to coaching by an uncle who took me hunting.
By age 12, I owned by own .410, followed by a 20-gauge and then a 12-gauge, as well as a .22 rifle.