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Lori Grice gets a behind the scenes preview of The Paula Deen Network which launches September 24th. Over the past few months, Lori has had the pleasure of visiting with and appearing on a couple upcoming shows with Paula Deen on her new Paula Deen Network.   “I have always been a great fan of Paula’s, especially with the girl power factor she brings. She is so creative and inspiring to me and so many of my clients and...

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Prayers from Fiji: Everyone in Statesboro followed the story a few years ago about the Murkison family.  They went from obscurity to a household name overnight as they experienced the worst nightmare anyone could ever imagine.  Two years ago, on a fun family outing enjoying Christmas lights, their lives changed forever in a horrible car accident.  I remember as word trickled in over the next few days, weeks and months throughout the...

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The Averitt Center’s Statesboro Youth Chorale were invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in NYC this summer.  The Statesboro Herald featured the SYC today in Sunday’s Lifestyle section of the paper.  If you select each section it will take you to a readable link.  This was an incredible experience for the Statesboro Youth Chorale and a wonderful way to spotlight our community...

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It was a beautiful day, in April of 1971.  Thirty or so, excited kindergarten students from First Methodist and First Baptist of Claxton preschool boarded a bus to Dover. We had been invited to ride on one of the last voyages of the Nancy Hanks.  Even though I was five at the time, I remember it vividly.  It was the first time many of us had ridden a bus, let alone a train. This Saturday, many of those memories came flooding back as...

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Tuesday’s with Earlene

Tuesday’s with Earlene


Posted By on Jun 7, 2014

For over twenty years, my favorite day was Tuesday.  Not simply because it was the day after Monday.  It wasn’t because this was the day that my house would be cleaned spotlessly, my laundry was done and my shirts were ironed with precision and a stiffness that only a drill sergeant could appreciate.  It was the day that the second most important woman in my life would come, like clockwork, and handle all the mentioned tasks...

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