Louis D. “Mook” Allen
In fourteen hundred ninety two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue …” This line is part of the collective memory of school children in America. Besides that line, what do we know about Christopher Columbus? He was born in 1451 in Genoa, Italy, and was a contemporary of other Italians such as Bottecelli and Michaelangelo.
Got weeds in the lawn? In spite of decades of training and experience, I really can’t help much.
Truth is, most garden diagnosticians cringe over common problems for which we know there often isn’t a good solution. When we get together we grill one another on how we handle impossible situations.
It triggers an emotion and a passion ... and it takes me to my happy place” are Dave Johnson’s thoughts about Banoffi Pie. Since sampling his first bite in the United Kingdom, Johnson has become a self-styled expert on this unusual pie. He can discuss crumb crust vs. rolled crust, dulce de leche vs.
Southern Grace Boutique is ready to make its mark as the new business in downtown Columbia.
Owners and sisters Misty Buckley and Crystal Upton wanted to go into business for themselves and the freedom it provides, and they believe their sisterly bond will help their success.
(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Columbia Primary School Crossing Guard and Southern Touch Homemaker & Comfort Agency home health care aid LaTasha Magee.)
Q: When and where were you born?
A: I was born in Hattiesburg June 20, 1974.
Q: Where did you attend school?
Caption: In this photo from 40 years ago, May 18, 1978, the newly elected officers for the Crown Club are seen.
In the 1940s and 1950s there was one gift a bride was sure to receive as a wedding present. This ubiquitous gift was a burgundy, three-ring binder with the word "Recipes" along with the image of a chafing dish with steam escaping embossed on the cover.