Posts Tagged ‘Thanksgiving’

Dropping gasoline prices a reason for giving thanks

By Jack Weatherly Holiday travelers have one more reason to be thankful this year. And Mississippians could have another gift at Christmas, if prices at the pump continue to fall, which is the consensus of observers. That’s because dropping crude-oil prices have driven retail gasoline prices to their lowest level in four years. AAA projects […] [...]

DAVID DALLAS: Savor this Thanksgiving and be grateful

Could we be more Thankful? Thanksgiving is the greatest of American holidays. Its initial observance is older than the nation itself. The Pilgrims, of course, viewed it more as a time of prayer and reflection, than today’s feasting and football frenzy. But let’s just admit it, with the Egg Bowl approaching most of us are […] [...]

It’s Santa time — Demand is high, supply is static. Forget that ‘dime a dozen’ cliché

by Published: November 21,2013

Tags: Business, Christmas, Jesus, Mississippi, Santa Claus, Thanksgiving

Here’s a seasonal scenario: The boss just told you to go get a Santa — and fast. You think to yourself: No problem. Those guys are everywhere this time of year. That, you’ll soon discover, is precisely your problem. Demand is high and supply is static. Forget that “dime a dozen” cliché. Even if you […] [...]

O TANNENBAUM — Christmas tree growers hoping to top solid 2012 sales

by Published: November 21,2013

Tags: Business, Christmas, farming, Jesus, Mississippi, Thanksgiving

First Lady Deborah Bryant has chosen a 12-foot Leyland cypress donated by the Lazy Acres farm in Chunky for this year’s Christmas tree at the Governor’s Mansion. It is the tallest tree ever selected for the Mansion, and growers are hopeful that is a good omen that sales will be solid in 2013. Christmas tree […] [...]

CARTOON — Nobile reminds everyone that Thanksgiving comes before Christmas

by Published: November 15,2013

Tags: Abraham Lincoln, Business, Christmas, God, Jesus, Mississippi, Thanksgiving

[...]

Cartoons – November 21, 2011

[...]

Recent Posts

Polls

How ready is your business for health care reform?

View Results

The MBJ poll should not be considered a scientific one. Results reflect only the opinion of those who participate.

Loading ... Loading ...

Recent Comments