That’s a quote– or more likely a paraphrase– from the movie, The Quiet Man. The character, Mary Kate, wants her shiny things. Who could blame her? She wants what she wants. Just so a woman wanted a restaurant quality range in her new home in Greenwood, Mississippi. “No such range existed,” so home builder Fred
They were collected in The Delta, specifically, in Greenwood, Mississippi. According to the US Census, Greenwood has a population of just over 15,000 folks, 72% of whom have graduated from high school (5% fewer than Mississippi total), and 19% of whom have a bachelor’s degree or higher (same as Mississippi total). The median household income
“… motor vehicles discourage walking.” What an insight! Car owners with a television are 27 percent more likely to suffer heart attacks than people who have neither, according to a global study on physical exercise and heart disease published Wednesday. It’s hard to know where to begin. The article tells us that the lead researcher
From Y’all Politics: Coahoma County District 5 Supervisor Dr. Roger Weiner has decided to move forward with plans of a Senatorial Campaign in 2012 against current U.S. Senator for the State of Mississippi Roger Wicker. Weiner announced via the Clarksdale Press Register in early May that he would be forming an exploratory committee to see
A nice little cottage in Arkansas We ventured off the farm and traveled to and from Arkansas earlier this week. Some thoughts about what we saw along the way… I thought there was a lot of cotton around here. I was mistaken. The Mississippi delta has a lot of cotton. Cotton farmers work on Sunday.