November 20, 2008 RSS feed / Lifestyle

Memories & Recipes

Aunt Ann's ambrosia recipes were favorites

Last week I began to give you some new takes on old recipes and I mentioned Aunt Ann always fixing her Ambrosia Salad. I've introduced you to Aunt Ann before, my mom's only sister. She lived only one street over from ours. More...

Calhoun-Donald to exchange vows Nov. 28 in Fulton's Spencer Chapel

Margaret Calhoun of Grove Hill announce the engagement of her daughter, Kristian LaToya Calhoun of Jacksonville, FL to Brian Everett Donald also of Jacksonville, the son of Carolyn Rankins of Pensacola, Florida. More...

Great American Smokeout today

Thursday, November 20, 2008, marks the 33rd observance of the Great American Smokeout. The American Cancer Society launched the Great American Smokeout in 1976 to inspire and encourage smokers to quit for one day. Now, 44.2 percent of the 45. More...

CHS alumnus looking for old yearsbooks to scan, digitalize

A Coffeeville High School alumnus has scanned 14 of the school's yearbooks and compiled on a CD for the town's new library. Jimmy Deas presented Mayor Faye Cotten with the CD at the Coffeeville Old Timers Reunion on Oct. 18. More...

Gardening With Dora

Screech owls and bats good in the garden

Some projects in the garden work better than others. I once bought, at considerable expense, a cedar nesting box for screech owls. It was a beauty …built to exacting standards with even a layer of wood shavings in the bottom. More...

Showers honor Sebright-Tarleton recently

Bride-elect Crystal Sebright and prospective groom Chris Tarleton were recently honored at two showers. His and Hers Shower The home of Mr. and Mrs. Bucky Donald was the location of a His and Hers shower, honoring the couple Saturday, Oct. 4. More...