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Teens begin Mississippi-to-Memphis march in honor of King

DUNDEE, Miss. — Wearing aqua-colored T-shirts and hydration backpacks, a group of teenagers on Saturday launched a 50-mile walk from northern Mississippi to Memphis, Tennessee, a tribute to slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. 636 more words

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A Blues Odyssey, Part 3: The Mississippi Delta

I stood beside the Blues Trail Marker for the sharecropper’s shack that Muddy Waters grew up in, in what was Stovall’s Plantation just outside Clarksdale, and gazed over the landscape. 1,091 more words

Blues

Top 10 Bob Dylan Records (As voted for by me) 

Being a bit of  Bob Dylan fanatic for the last 15 years, I have compiled a list of what I believe to be his top ten albums, there may be a few surprises to a few, but, it may be a good start for people looking to get into Bob Dylan for the first time or open debate for other lifelong Dylan fanatics. 954 more words

Best Bob Dylan ALbums

State Patrol: Impaired Driver Crashes On Highway 61, Injuring Baby

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – State Patrol says an impaired driver will face charges after a crash that injured a 9-month-old baby.

The single vehicle crash occurred just after 7 p.m. 51 more words

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Delta

Saliva still with the sting
of that house raw gin,
hearing cracked
and callused chords
filling up with
bullfrog bass.

Mississippi dreaming
on this Memphis morning: 43 more words

Poetry

Nacogdoches to Greenville…

Early in this road-trip, I mentioned how some of my motivations for choosing places I wanted to at least drive through, were towns or cities mentioned in lyrics of some of my favorite songwriters.  801 more words

North Shore Décor & More

Strolling through Grand Marais last week, my dear friend Dawn and I were enjoying the welcoming mini-city sights, Superior sounds of the lake’s waves & winds and pretty snowflakes fluttering about. 1,603 more words

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