There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.
Michael Farris Smith has been awarded the Transatlantic Review Award, Brick Streets Press Short Story Award, Mississippi Arts Commission Literary Arts Fellowship and the Alabama Arts Council Fellowship Award for Literature. He is a graduate […]
American Red Cross says volunteers are headed from Missouri to Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.
“There’s been a lot of communication between the state of Illinois, state of Louisiana, (and the) state of Mississippi,” said the IEMA’s Monken,
Nearly eight inches fell in parts of central Illinois.
“We don’t want to have to wait until Tuesday to get things cleaned up.” said Rainford.
The St. Louis area is expected to get plenty of rain from Isaac.
FEMA said earlier this week it has frozen some aid to tornado- and flood-ravaged Missouri to focus on hurricane victims.
FEMA reacting to immediate needs on East Coast.