Tag Archives: Mississippi Mondays

Dizzy Dean Rest Stop and Grave, Wiggins – Mississippi Mondays October 14, 2019

Updated to add cemetery links and remove some stuff I forgot to remove before it went live. This one took a while as I went through several counties and towns in those counties before settling on Dizzy Dean Rest Stop … Continue reading

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Yellow Fever House and Martyrs Church Museum, Holly Springs – Mississippi Mondays October 7, 2019

I settled on the Holly Springs area for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. When I saw what was on Roadside America – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/14548, it was clear what I should the focus of this post. That needs a bit of backstory … Continue reading

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Birthplace of Oprah Winfrey, Kosciusko – Mississippi Mondays September 30, 2019

I chose the Birthplace of Oprah Winfrey, Kosciusko, Mississippi for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. I found it on https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/2682. I went looking for things in or near Kosciusko. Official website: https://www.mississippi-umc.org/churchdetail/494048 http://www.umc.org/find-a-church/church/81114 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Buffalo-United-Methodist-Church/237066386336105 Church contact information below (the sign … Continue reading

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African American Military History Museum, Hattiesburg – Mississippi Mondays September 23, 2019

I chose the African American Military History Museum in Hattiesburg, Mississippi for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. I found it on https://www.visithburg.org/things-to-do/details/?aid=4532. It’s also the Hattiesburg USO and searched under both. From the website, it’s the last African American USO … Continue reading

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Jay Blount Second Mississippian to Receive Defense Department Defense of Freedom Medal – Mississippi Mondays September 16, 2019

I read this story Jay Blount Second Mississippian to Receive Defense Department Defense of Freedom Medal (think Civilian Purple Heart) somewhere. I thought it was on WordPress Reader, but I am not seeing it on the blog  I thought posted … Continue reading

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Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum, Mississippi State- Mississippi Mondays September 9, 2019

I found this on https://www.society19.com/free-things-to-do-around-mississippi-state-university/ (#3). I chose Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum as this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. I don’t know how much I will find on the museum, but here goes. Sometimes the thrill of the chase … Continue reading

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A Personal Blogging Goal Update September 9, 2019

In the lead-up to this week’s Mississippi Mondays post, I spent a lot of time detailing county maps for Mississippi (82 counties with 21 counties covered by existing blog theme posts), Kansas (105 counties with 22 counties covered), and North … Continue reading

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Eight Flags Over Mississippi Deer Ranch, Biloxi – Mississippi Mondays September 2, 2019

I saw this video recently on YouTube – TV’s Robin, Burt Ward is Still Doing Heroic Things! – YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfJHB383hd4 (about 6:18 minutes long). I met Burt Ward, dressed as Robin many years ago. This was after the Batman … Continue reading

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Borroum’s Drug Store/Museum and Slugburger Festival, Corinth – Mississippi Mondays August 26, 2019

I used Mississippi Encyclopedia to search for a Mississippi Mondays post this week – Borroum’s Drug Store/Museum and Slugburger Festival, Corinth – Mississippi Mondays August 26, 2019: https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/borroums-drug-store/ and https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/slugburgers/. I will also include links for the Slugburger Festival in … Continue reading

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BEST OF THE OUTER BANKS NORTH CAROLINA – YouTube Video

I thought this was a good YouTube video as it’s North Carolina themed, specifically the Outer Banks – BEST OF THE OUTER BANKS NORTH CAROLINA: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93oXmOePp6s (about 2:59 minutes long). Continuing this month’s pirate theme, I found this North Carolina … Continue reading

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