"Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly that you hardly catch it going."
~Tennessee Williams, beloved playwright born in Columbus, Mississippi
“I pretty much approach every season never thinking about what I accomplished the year before."
~Jerry Rice, widely regarded as the greatest wide receiver ever to play in football, born in Starkville, Mississippi
October 13, 1962 (age 54), Starkville, Mississippi
Click horses to hear Robert Johnson born in Hazelhurst, MS sing
Don't forget the Heartworm Preventative!
Listen to "I'll Take You There" by the Staples Singers. Click pup.
Pops Staples was born in Winoma, MS.
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution
~Robert F. Kennedy
Click chimp to hear
Elvis Medley from 1968.
Click turtle to hear Muddy Waters sing "Got my Mojo Workin' ....
The MS- born great Muddy Waters.
Click Cardinal to hear
MS Felony Animal Cruelty Law
Click below for a copy of the petition to acquire the 240,000 signatures needed to present the petition to the state legislature urging them to adopt a felony animal cruelty law in Mississippi. MS-FACT.ORG has additional information. Please visit their website.
The only journey is the journey within.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Click shark to hear
"Living for the City."
Click cat to hear MS born John Lee Hooker and Santana in "Chill Out."
Elvis Presley was born in
Tupelo, Missisippi on January 8, 1935.
Click bears to hear MS- born founding member Allman Brothers Johanny Johanson and fellow bandmates play "Statesboro Blues."
Click to hear Leland, MS born Johnny Winter sing "Jumpin Jack Flash."
Click parrot to hear "One More Day" by Diamond Rio...
The gifts of God should be enjoyed by all citizens in Mississippi.
~Medgar Evers, Civil Rights leader
July 2, 1925 (age 91), Decatur, Mississippi
Died: June 12, 1963
Click Elvis to hear "Are You Lonesome Tonight?"
"Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame. " ~Henry David Thoreau
"Birthplace of America's Music"
Teaching a child not to step on a caterpillar is as valuable to the child as it is to the caterpillar.
George Cummings played with Dr.Hook in the 70's and 80's,..he's from Meridian, Listen with the roosters to "On the Cover of the Rolling Stone. "
Click deer to hear Cassandra Wilson, born in Jackson, MS, sing "Come Together."
Born: December 25, 1946
Mississippi Week for the Animals
October 21-29, 2017!