Month: November 2015

Walking into Week 8

Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 Gulf Shores, Alabama Will your team decide to take a ride on this ferry? This weeks walking route gives a choice~ferry ride (122 miles) or not (107 miles). Be seeing you at the beach!

Chatom, Alabama Spotlights

“Chatom, Alabama is an outgoing community and is home to many friendly people.” The Town of Chatom, Alabama was founded in 1904. It is located in the center of Washington County, and has been the county seat since 1907. Here are just a few of Chatom’s favorites!…

Walking into Week 7

Monday, Nov. 16, 2015 Chatom, Alabama When you arrive in Washington County, you may want to visit this lovely library.The walking route to Chatom – 137 miles or 128 miles – you decide!

Macon, Mississippi Spotlights

Macon has shown us southern charm, tradition and style. “In the lush and fertile lands of Eastern Mississippi lies Circle M Plantation. This magnificent Southern plantation boasts…” They certainly do have bragging rights and highlights! Central Academy, grades K3 – 12th, offers many academic and extracurricular…

Walking into Week 6

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015 Macon, Mississippi A bit of history: Founded in 1833, this area was named Taladega ( the Choctaw village of Taladega was located nearby). In 1835 the name was changed to Macon. The city was the capital for the state of Mississippi during…

Corinth, Mississippi Spotlights

We are truly amazed by the wealth of history and entertainment that Corinth, Mississippi has to share! “The Civil War Sesquicentennial will be celebrated between 2011 and 2015, 150 years following the 1861-1865 event.” Tour 12 homes from the Civil War time period, featuring the Veranda-Curlee…

Walking into Week 5

Monday, Nov. 2, 2015 Corinth, Mississippi ~ “History is Only Half Our Story” We are experiencing our own history as we continue south through Tennessee into Mississippi. Will this cinema be one of your stop off places?  Our Google map gives us our walking route and…

Murray, Kentucky Spotlights

Did  Murray, Kentucky really “feel like home” as their headline suggests? Did you stop for a little while and enjoy a few of their outstanding features? Murray State University boasts that their Phi Kappa Phi was recently recognized as Chapter of Excellence!     The Calloway…