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The Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympic games commenced today in PyeongChang. South Korea. The first modern Olympic games were held in Athens, Greece on April 6, 1896. Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece 1503 years prior to this, from 776 BC through 393 AD. 600 more words

Traffic Jams in the South

I’ve actually seen this happen.

Redneck Paradise - Kid Rock and Hank Williams Jr.

Redneck Paradise – Come for a visit, it’s a ton of fun.

Family Confuses VA Flaggers for Dixie Stampede, Gives Them Four Stars on Yelp

RICHMOND, Va. — A Pennsylvania family had a high-steppin’ good time on their way to Florida when they mistook a group of Virginia Flaggers for the Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction. 289 more words

Richmond

Stonewall Jackson Scholarship: An Example for Today

 Today is the birthday of Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson (b. 1824), a man who, if piety was a rivalry, contested that of Lee himself. He was and remains one of the sharpest characters in Southern history. 107 more words

Alabama

Birthdays and New Beginnings

Today, the 19th of January, is the birthday of the noble Son of the South, Robert Edward Lee. Born in 1807, Lee would prove in his lifetime to be one of the most capable commanders in military history. 311 more words