July 14, 2011 RSS feed / Lifestyle

Horn-Davis to be married in Jackson

Eric and Lenora Moore of Whatley are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Sharnise Racene’ Davis, to Jonathan Horn, son of Kenneth Horn and Tabatha Moore also of Whatley. More...

Now here's a tip

 To bring out the natural sweetness of corn on the cob, try sprinkling a little bit of sugar in the pot after the water has come to a boil. More...

Strange BUT TRUE

 It was Danish author, philosopher and theologian Soren Kierkegaard who made the following sage observation: “People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.” More...

Freeing a struck window

Q: I’m renting an apartment in a 100-year-old building, and the apartment itself hasn’t been updated much in the past 20 years or more. One annoying factor is that all of the windows are stuck shut. More...

Name the band that released ‘For Whom the Bell Tolls’

1. Where did the hit song “Skokiaan” originate? 2. Name the musician who ran over and killed his chauffeur. 3. Name the band that released “For Whom the Bell Tolls” in 1984. Bonus for knowing the album name. 4. More...

Pizza for all ends summer reading program

The Summer Reading Program at the Grove Hill Public Library finished with a pizza party and prizes for the participants. Jacky Valladares presented the One World, Many Stories Program. More...

Pope-Popp wed in Florida church

Catherine Grace Popp and Brandon Lee Pope were united in marriage at First United Methodist Church in High Springs, Florida on May 21, 2011. More...

Kaylee Moore attends National Beta Convention in Nashville, Tennessee

Kaylee Moore, an eighth grader last year at Wilson Hall Middle School, attended the National Junior Beta Convention in Nashville, Tennessee, on June 17-21. More...

Tips on saving money when grocery shopping

Food is our third highest household expense after housing and transportation. However, it’s possible to decrease that expense with careful planning and shopping. We can’t control food prices, but we can control how we spend our money. More...

How much ice cream do you eat in a year?

 According to the Guinness Book of Records, it was poor Donna Griffiths who suffered the longest sneezing fit ever recorded. On Jan. More...

Trivia test

1. PHILOSOPHY: “Moderation in all things” is attributed to which Roman dramatist? 2. HISTORY: The Russo- German Non-Aggression Pact of 1939 helped pave the way for what major historical event? 3. More...

Here are tips for keeping deer out of the garden

Landowners face many problems when growing a garden, but none can be more frustrating than dealing with nuisance deer. In a single night, a few deer can devour a small garden that took a lot of hard work to prepare, plant and maintain. More...