A deep dive into primary numbers

Who will be Calhoun County’s next state senator? Diving into the numbers from last week’s primary sheds some interesting light on the subject.
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Always fun with Addi Claire, Ellie and me

I must say it was the best four hours I’ve had in what seems like a very long time, and yet it was still flooded with complications.
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Give thanks to teachers and their power to inspire

I can still see Dr. Art Kaul’s wiry frame and bushy beard sliding through the half open door and asking Dr. William Scarbrough if Joel McNeece was in class.
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Grateful to know and love Mary Jo Thomas

She was introduced to me as family by my late wife Lisa not long after I arrived in Bruce for the very first time. I would soon come to love Mary Jo Thomas as exactly that.
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Let Ellie answer some questions for a change

Ellie Kathryn is a pro at asking questions. My 7-year-old granddaughter is a regular at my house and The Journal and a lot of our time together involves Q&A.
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David Sansing will be missed; Memphis 901 FC is quite the experience

Regretfully, I never had a class under Dr. David Sansing, at least not in the traditional classroom setting. I did, however, learn an awful lot from him as an avid reader of all his books and an eager listener every time I got to sit down with him.
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Celebrating Jaslyn, Cameron at Old Capitol

Gold - that was the color and it was everywhere and beautiful. It was tastefully incorporated into the humbling wedding invite I received and equally so in the ballroom of the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson last Saturday night where I celebrated with many others the wedding of Jaslyn (Langford) and Cameron Paschal.
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A little politics, a lot of friends and family

“That’s not even enough for Tate to pave his driveway.” That was the line of the day, delivered by former Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. who is running against Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves in the Republican Primary for governor. Both were among the speakers at last week’s Mississippi Press Association (MPA) Convention in Biloxi.
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Quiet time on the water, and with art I love

There weren’t a lot of words spoken, just as I like it. You could hear the water lapping the shore, an occasional duck in the distance, and feel the stare of a heron at the water’s edge. It seemed a million miles away and yet was just down the road.
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Happily reminded of my wonderful dog Daisy

Looking into the deep brown, almost orange eyes of Roger Poynor’s dog “Lacey,” I couldn’t help but think of my Daisy.
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