More on today’s Neighbors story…

If you saw today’s Neighbors section, you saw my story on Jennifer Burns’ Winterbrook Gifts. I first saw her creations about two Christmases ago when Hooty Lou’s opened up a holiday shop. I fell in love with one of Burns’ birds and bought it, and figured it was about time to learn more about her… read more →

Board meeting wrap-ups

Here are the need-to-know’s from the latest BancorpSouth Arena’s Coliseum Commission and Link Centre’s Performing Arts Commission meetings… Coliseum Commission Mayor Jason Shelton made a special presentation at the beginning of the meeting, honoring Stennis Harrison, who’s worked at the arena for 10 years. Harrison is the assistant director of operations. Arena director Todd Hunt.. read more →

More from Miss Mississippi’s team

Last week I spent about two hours with a group of folks in Amory who are helping Miss Mississippi Chelsea Rick as she goes for the crown at the Miss America pageant this weekend. Rick, a Fulton native, won the Miss Amory Railroad pageant last year and won the Miss Mississippi pageant earlier this summer… read more →

Pop culture round-up: ‘You’re Next,’ ‘Night Vale,’ music

Sorry I haven’t updated my sweet little blog in a bit, gentle readers. The fall arts season is going wide open, many of us reporters are working on our upcoming Fall Fashion special section and life’s been busy in general. But I’ve loved a lot in pop culture lately, so let me share that with.. read more →