January 30, 2008 RSS feed / Living & Style

No room for Jefferson

After a long ride to Baltimore, when he was John Adams's vice president, Thomas Jefferson entered a hotel where a room had been reserved for him. The hotel owner, whose name was Boydon, had never met Jefferson. More...

Laughter doeth good

"I'm sorry," said the clerk in the flower shop, "we don't have potted geraniums. Could you use African violets in- stead?" Replied the customer sadly, "No, it was geraniums my wife told me to water while she was gone." More...

Bush, Childs to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Taylor Bush of Ponte Vedra, Florida, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Callie Lane Bush, to James Donald Childs, son of Mr. and Mrs. Don Childs of Raleigh, North Carolina. More...

It's a girl!

Mr. and Mrs. James Mitchell Masters Jr. joyfully announce the birth of their daughter, Margaret Kathryn. Kathryn was born at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta on August 14, 2007. She weighed six pounds, two ounces, and was 20 inches long. More...

Hooker, Carr to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Mikkie Lee Hooker of Evans are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Anne Hooker, to Michael Robin Carr Jr., son of Dr. and Mrs. Michael Robin Carr of Donalsonville. The wedding is planned for 1:30 p.m. More...

Welcome to the world, James!

Mr. and Mrs. Todd Collins of Cullowhee, NC, are proud to announce the birth of their son, James Watson Collins. James was born November 16, 2007, at Harris Regional Hospital, Sylva, NC. He weighed seven pounds, three ounces. More...

It's a girl!

Jarrott and Mandi Mock would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Claire. Anna Claire was born November 12, 2007, at Donalsonville Women and Children's Center. She weighed six pounds and 13 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. More...

Hard of hearing

An elderly gentleman had serious hearing problems for a number of years. He went to the doctor, and the doctor was able to have him fitted for a set of hearing aids that allowed the gentleman to hear 100%. More...