Americans typically celebrate Labor Day weekend by holding backyard barbecues, heading to the beach, participating in parades, and attending music festivals.
I joined an online group called Meet-Up to connect with area bike riders. Most of the rides, of course, are a distance from DeSoto, but it’s nice to get out and explore other areas and meet other riders.
Ten Arc DeSoto Special Olympians on July 31 participated in the DeSoto County swim competition held at the Peace River Campgrounds. That success led to larger events in late August.
We don’t officially kick off our “Next Caller” reader interactive column for another week, but I thought I would use this opportunity to remind everyone of what we’re trying to do.
ARCADIA — Quarterback Tony Blanding scored twice in the fourth quarter as DeSoto County came from behind to defeat Mariner, 20-14, in the Class 5A-District 13 opener for both teams Friday night.