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When I was a young lad, perhaps 10 or 11 years old, our family doctor came to my house in rural Marion County to check on my progress. I don’t remember what the ailment was (I had all the childhood illnesses), but I remember the visit vaguely.
Gov. Phil Bryant is starting to sound a little desperate about the condition of Mississippi’s finances. After years of being firmly opposed to a state lottery, the Republican has morphed in less than five months into nearly a cheerleader for it.
President’s Day last Monday caught me by surprise. It’s not one of those major holidays like Christmas, but is celebrated on the third Monday of February to honor George Washington, our first president. In some places, it is an occasion to honor all presidents.