Preacher speaks with voice of God
I performed a wedding last Saturday evening in Baton Rouge. There were many Natchitoches folks attending the wedding and that was a thrill to see so many “home” folks there.
The wedding took place...
What's Your LIne?
Busser (Bussa, Bresser) Davis was my great aunt Bessie Allen’s grandfather. She married my grandmother’s brother George Goodar (Gourdon, Gaudaur). Busser was a very interesting person with a fascin...
70-year-old completes 200th marathon
At 70 years young Charlie Viers completed his 200th marathon, Sunday, Jan. 14 in Houston. He finished the 26.2-mile race in 4 hours and 50 minutes.
Viers is a member of the 50 States Marathon Club ...
What's Your Line?
Some say curiosity killed the cat, but in family history work, curiosity is just what you need.
I’ve been researching Eliza Elizabeth Shadbolt in my mother’s paternal line. Eliza was christened Ma...
Overwhelmed by change? Be prepared
It was very simple when I was in college. If your clothes were dirty you went home and your mother washed them. If you were stuck in the dorm and ran out of clothes you went for the alternative met...