Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Monday, April 29, 2013
It comes with history too. That is a For Sale sign in front and those are Christmas lights hanging from the roof edge.
It looked pretty good inside. I found a sign laying in the grass and it appears the previous owner was using the church as an antique and gift store but like so many small businesses I've seen on the trip, they just couldn't make a go of it in these hard times.
Now while you are working on it fixing it up and all, you can stay at one of
Sunday, April 28, 2013
As for the Southern Pride, I realized today while driving along that I have not see one person standing on a corner holding a cardboard sign begging for money since I’ve been in the South. In
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Friday, April 26, 2013
As I was nearing Hamilton we drove through a hilly area where there were all these downed trees pointing in the same direction. It was very much like the blast zone where Mount St. Helens erupted. I wondered Tornado? I saw a damaged house spray painted "4-27-11 Remember those lost". I looked it up. Two years ago starting today, over a four day period was the largest tornado outbreak ever recorded with a total of 358 tornadoes confirmed from Texas to New York. 348 people lost their lives with 238 of them in Alabama alone. Although the weather now is ideal, reading this stuff makes me a wee bit uncomfortable. I wish I had taken a picture but I was too amazed at the sight around me to think.