Sidna Brower Mitchell

Rosemary Shortbread

Years ago, when I was in Kentucky for my cousin Neal’s wedding --- he is now a football coach at Texas Tech --- his...

Twinkie Pie and Mr. Jefferson

 With all the news about Hostess Brands possibly going out of business and there being no more Twinkies, I was reminded of a column...

Sanctity?

A week after Hurricane Irene hit the eastern coast of the U.S., we drove back to New Jersey from a family reunion in Mississippi. ...

Sharing

When my friend (or "my fella' " as Ed Meek would say) Ken Northrop and I were in Oxford for the 100th anniversary of The...

I Love Mississippi Despite . . .

Two 50th anniversaries this year really hit home for me. "I love Mississippi." Those words and others from then Governor Ross Barnett at an Ole...