About two weeks later than the calendar said, fall has fallen and brought some much cooler temperatures and greatly needed rainfall.
Saturday’s ninth annual Gateway to the Delta Festival in Charleston was blessed with sunny skies, crisp temperatures and a good crowd.
The unprecedented success of the United States, sustained for more than 243 years, certainly has many causes. For one, a people who believe in freedom, equality and following the law is crucial.
Autumn’s arrival reminds us that the days are getting shorter and deer are becoming more active and visible on Mississippi roadways, leading to potentially life-threatening dangers for motorists.
American drivers used to pay a high price whenever there was military action in the Middle East. The best examples were during the 1970s, when the Arab oil embargo and the Iranian revolution caused steep increases in gasoline prices.
Now that the primary election season is behind us, all attention focuses on the stretch run to the Nov. 5 general election.
Although the most recent daytime temperatures in Tallahatchie County might suggest otherwise, we have at times felt a crispness in the air that foretells the soon coming of autumn.