The Making of a Movement

The Making of a Movement

By Lana Turnbull Last November Pope Francis declared a Holy Year of Mercy to last from December 2015 to November 2016. His plea to the world was for “mercy, not judgment,” with the goal of changing the way the Church is perceived by the people around the world. As this Holy Year comes to a close, after an unusually contentious presidential campaign season and an increasingly volatile world, I find myself wishing Read more »
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November 21, 2016
Making a Difference in MS: The Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi

Making a Difference in MS: The Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi

Saving Lives Every Day! Every 17 seconds someone is diagnosed with diabetes. The CDC estimates that 1 in 3 adults may be diagnosed with the disease by 2050. If diabetes is not well managed, it can cause serious health risks to almost every part of the body – the eyes, the heart, the kidneys, the pancreas, the feet and skin, just to name a few. The flip side is that with Read more »
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November 18, 2016
Stone Soup

Stone Soup

The Story of Stone Soup is believed to be a folk legend of unknown origins. There are European versions, English versions, Asian and American versions, all of which share similarities, with variations in detail, but the same basic theme. Pardon our paraphrased Well-Being account. Once upon a time…a hungry traveler came upon a village where he hoped to find a meal to fill his empty belly. At first, the villagers who Read more »
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September 05, 2016
Nature’s Palette

Nature’s Palette

By Lana Turnbull Of all nature’s seasons, fall is the one with the most striking color scheme. When the leaves begin to turn, I’m reminded how glad I am to live in a place where every season brings something new. Each time of year has its own palette of colors we come to expect and look forward to with anticipation. Studies about the psychology of color are just catching up with Read more »
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September 04, 2016
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in the news Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run Scores Record Participation
Posted Tue 03/13/2018 1:51AM

RIDGELAND, Miss – Following the biggest year of participation ever in Central Mississippi, the Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile read more »

Commemorative Bike Ride Aims to Raise Social Awareness
Posted Tue 03/13/2018 1:46AM

Civil Rides is a 3-day bicycle ride, beginning April 4, 2018 at the steps of the National Civil Rights Museum read more »

Crib and Toddler Mattress Recalled for Failing to Meet Flammability Standards
Posted Mon 01/15/2018 11:10PM

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has ordered a recall of more than 23,400 Dream On Me spring and foam mattresses read more »

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