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Sunday, December 21, 2014

Grandparents

Pietro And Videlma

Local columnist Jimmy Reed relates a classic love story and union here as we get set to celebrate Valentine’s Day. The subjects – his Italian grandparents who immigrated to America, met, fell in love, married and settled in the Mississippi Delta to begin a family and legacy of love. (February 11, 2014, Page 4)

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    Scams come in all kinds of packages

    Editor Don Whitten shares Shirley Coleman’s story of a telephone scam that sounded so real that she and her husband almost were victims. Coleman’s story has a good ending, though, and serves as a warning to others. (July 8, 2013, Page 4)

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      Courage

      Local columnist Jimmy Reed writes about one of the most courageous people he’s ever known – his Italian grandmother – and shows how her courage and actions, particularly at Christmas, inspired so many. (December 21, 2010, Page 4)

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        Out of the Mouth of Babes

        Local columnist Jimmy Reed takes a look at some humorous questions and comments grandchildren give to grandparents. (November 9, 2010, Page 4)

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          Saturday night memories

          Guest columnist John Morgan started remembering nights at the grandparents when he took his youngsters to his mother’s house recently. What happened when John was young? Big Star’s “Saturday Night at the Races,” “Lawrence Welk,” catching fireflies and chasing the “fog machine.” (April 23, 2010, Page 4A)

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