August 7, 2008 RSS feed / Lifestyle

Westry-Gildersleeve set Oct. 25 wedding

Marilyn Blake of Mobile and Robert Chapman, also of Mobile, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tammi Westry, to Gilbert Gildersleeve, son of Belinda Gildersleeve of Grove Hill and the late Leon Gildersleeve. More...

JMS student named All-American Scholar

The United States Achievement Academy recently announced that Kelvin M. Burden Jr. of Jackson has been named an All-American Scholar. Kelvin M. Burden Jr. More...

Whether flour or cornmeal, fried green tomatoes great!

Memories & Recipes

I saw an article about a house divided in last month's issue of Southern Living. This house was divided because of their choice of football teams. More...

Turk's cap a real treat for hummers

Gardening With Dora

Turk's cap is a big thug of a plant. This, of course, is a greater source of delight for hummingbirds than for gardeners who have the unhappy chore of keeping it cut back. More...

Guy-Kittrell to marry Sept. 27 in Stave Creek

Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie Guy of Jackson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittany Leigh, to David Wayne Kittrell. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles David Kittrell of Theodore, and Mr. and Mrs. More...

Final Wedding Plans

McFarland-Harrison Mollie Olivia McFarland and Ellis Patrick Harrison will exchange wedding vows Friday, Aug. 8 at 6:30 p.m. at Rainbow Presbyterian Church in Rainbow City, AL. More...

Household Tips

• Recipe Substitutions: If you need 1 cup of tomato juice, use 1/2 cup of tomato sauce plus 1/2 cup of water. • "I use a baster (basting syringe) to water small potted plants. More...

Mini-park nearing completion

The mini-park on the courthouse square is moving closer to completion. Picnic tables and trash cans have been installed, along with a gazebo with a bench and a swing. Landscaping and privacy fencing adds to the looks of the park. Photo by Jim Cox More...