CPD Throwback – Time Capsule

100 years ago, in the small town of Ackerman, Mississippi, citizens could be found gathering crop for the winter to feed their families. Specifically, sweet potatoes. On the front page of the Choctaw Plaindealer in 1917, readers were urged to…

Write On

By sister alies   I had a little feedback from last week’s article on ‘food scarcity’. Thanks for that! And DOLLAR GENERAL’S bananas 4/$1 were delicious and large. The $1.95 cantaloupe was also very sweet and tender. The point here…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Every year throughout the month of June, I’m impressed by the fact that it doesn’t get dark until approximately 8:30 p.m. It reminds me of the day when some radio stations, whose frequencies were on the AM broadcast band, signed off at…