Monthly Archives: September 2012

Spelling with Sam

Sam Houston’s school desk Besides visiting the Museum of Appalachia on a warm July morning, ChristyFesters went to Sam Houston’s schoolhouse where we learned about the Tennessee/Texas hero. As a child I, like every other Texas school child, sat in … Continue reading

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Update on Emmy by Marilyn Mitchum

Emma Wood Hoskins, sister of the late Catherine Marshall, has dealt with changes in health and residence this past year. After falling three times in her apartment (luckily she didn’t break any bones), she spent six days in the hospital … Continue reading

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BECOMING MORE LIKE HOME: CHRISTY MISSION HOMECOMING, 2012 by Jay Hofer

After enjoying the view atop Rocky Top, I planned continuing on down to Bridgeport. But the road ahead became a lake. I took a fork I’d never before noticed, hoping to find space to turn around. It was a muddy … Continue reading

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