Newseum was highlight of trip to Washington, D.C.

Lisa McNeece

Joel and I picked a good weekend to be out of town. When we left here Wednesday morning, the town water was off and apparently, it rained here the entire time we were gone.

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Sunshine at last opens door for yardwork

Lisa McNeece

After what seemed like more than a week with no sun, we got plenty of it Sunday, and it felt like summer. I don’t remember going that long ever without my sunglasses.

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Journal readers recall bigger snows than I

Lisa McNeece

I knew if I was wrong about the snow someone would correct me, and they did.

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A most memorable snow experience

Lisa McNeece

The snow we got last Wednesday in Calhoun county was, without question, the most I’ve ever seen here at one time, and the most beautiful.

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We will greatly miss Tom Freeland

Lisa McNeece

What a shock to hear of the death of Oxford Atty. Tom Freeland over the weekend.
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Who cares if it snows? I do

Lisa McNeece

Why do I care if it snows? My school days are long gone, so I won’t get a snow day.
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Throwing out some treasures with the first spring cleaning of 2015

Lisa McNeece

I took advantage of the warm weather Sunday afternoon to start a little spring cleaning.  Project one– our garden/tool shed. I try to give a top to bottom cleanup every other year and this is the year. It’s amazing how much stuff that’s in there that we don’t/will never use.

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Gov. Winter still amazing as ever; Andrew Bryant on Thacker Mountain Radio

Lisa McNeece

Joel and I left Bruce last Wednesday right at 4:30 p.m. to get to Jackson for the Mississippi Press Association’s annual Mid-Winter Conference. That was pretty early for us to leave, and I was quite proud of my organization skills that had gotten me ready to go on time.

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Andrew Bryant plays Oxford Thursday; South Newberger undergoing revitalization

Lisa McNeece

Bruce native Andrew Bryant has a new solo album “This is The Life” that came out yesterday, and he is getting a lot of publicity on it.

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No luck getting rid of Rapunzel hair at our house

Lisa McNeece

Our youngest granddaughter, sweet Ellie Kathryn, will be 3 years old this Friday. Her birthday is easy to remember January 23– 1-2-3.

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