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Kim Henderson, Author at Daily Leader

Opinion

Volunteers on hold: Closed doors and memories of bingo at Brook Manor

Back before COVID closed doors around here, nursing home residents played bingo like they meant it. So what if they used bottle-tops for tokens. “0-68.” ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:30 pm

Opinion

We had one humdinger of a Labor Day

On Labor Day we did as all good Americans do. We labored over household to-do lists. Mine including revamping the laundry room and painting a ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 4:18 pm

Opinion Columnists

Laura hits hard and leaves long road to recovery

When Hurricane Laura barreled into the Louisiana coast almost a week ago, Paul Le June was safely tucked away in a Brookhaven hotel. On Wednesday, ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:32 pm

Opinion

It’s not the outside, it’s the inside that counts

This summer marked the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a law designed to prohibit discrimination against people with disabilities. Recently I ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, August 25, 2020 6:08 pm

Opinion

The world is going to miss that smile

I looked back through my phone, some photo albums and a stack of yearbooks. Couldn’t find one. No, not a single picture of Stacy without ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:50 pm

Opinion

Waiting for that new Mississippi flag to unfurl

The Complete Flag Source store sits on a frontage road that runs beside the main interstate cutting through Jackson. It sells flags as big as ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 4:24 pm

Opinion

Powerful politicians are turning to prayer in pandemic

Back in March, the state of Louisiana wasn’t far behind places like New York and Italy for the number of confirmed coronavirus cases. Some speculated ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:20 pm

Opinion

Blending equality into ‘the rich mosaic of the American mainstream’

This month marks three decades for the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This is the second in a series of columns about the historic legislation.  ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 2:51 pm

Opinion Columnists

Increased accessibility: An architect and the ADA

This month marks three decades for the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This is the first in a series of columns about the historic legislation. ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, July 21, 2020 4:15 pm

Opinion

Let’s get things moving here, guys

Up in DeSoto County, the real estate market is smokin’ hot. Son No. 1 and his wife understand this, so they had a set plan ... Read more

by Kim Henderson, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 2:52 pm

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