Hattiesburg loses another historic building

I’ve heard some people say they have been woken from a deep sleep only to find there was something pressing that was happening at the time of awakening. I woke up around 4 a.m. only to learn theĀ  Beverly Drive-In theater was engulfed in flames. It would become a total loss. The historic drive-in had […]

Hospice care comes at what cost?

So today was the last Spirit of Women meeting before we have our Christmas party in December. There were lots of new faces there and it was great to see a room packed with women who care. Bill Oliver, retired CEO of Forrest General was there to talk about the FGH foundation, which raises money […]

Ace of Cakes & doggie birthday party

Mention Duff Goldman and Fiona gets a wide smile running across her face. “I love him,” she says. “He’s awesome.” Why on earth is a 16-year-old watching cooking shows? I just have to shake my head with wonder. Some things I will never understand. Anyway Duff Goldman was one of three celebrity judges for a […]

A day to honor survivors

I spend a lot of time volunteering with Waiting for a Cure, a nonprofit breast cancer awareness and support organization. One of the things I like the most about the group is the annual celebration of survivors. We used to host a ball with most of the stuff we needed donated by area businesses, but […]