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Tribute to a Friend

My close friend Tom Lawrence passed away on March 22, 2017. Tom was a Mississippi State University alumnus, and an avid Bulldog fan. It seemed only appropriate to me that a scholarship in his name be established at the university he loved so much. To honor Tom and to acknowledge his alma mater, memorial gifts … Continue reading

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MARQUIS WHO’S WHO

Will Dockery Carpenter Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who   Dr. Carpenter has been endorsed by Marquis Who’s Who as a leader in the chemical industry CHESTERFIELD, MO, March 27, 2017, Will Dockery Carpenter is a celebrated Marquis Who’s Who biographee. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected … Continue reading

Fox Business Channel Discusses Dr. James Naismith!
Inventor of Basketball

Fox Business Channel Discusses Dr. James Naismith!

Fox Business Channel Discusses Dr. James Naismith! Monday, January 30, 2017, at 8:00 p.m., the Fox Business Channel will talk to Jim Naismith, grandson of Dr. James Naismith, the inventor of basketball. Jim Naismith inherited the original rules of the game from his father—Dr. Naismith’s son—who had received the rules around 1929 from Hellen Dodd … Continue reading