Quilts of Valor Foundation is a National Quilting Effort to Honor the Wounded

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to explain Quilts of Valor and how freedom quilts can help our wounded combat warriors/veterans. Now is the time to give back to our servicemembers through freedom quilts. Quilts of Valor is a non-profit foundation whose goal is to cover ALL physically or psychologically wounded servicemembers with a […]

The National Quilt Museum

Joy: Quilts by Libby Lehman July 14 – October 17One of the true quilting masters, the spatial illusions in Libby’s quilts have intrigued and delighted audiences around the world. Come see 16 of her amazing quilts in this once-in-a-lifetime must-see exhibit. H2OH! June 25 – September 19Water is the uniting theme in this show organized […]

Quilting Groups of MS and National Guilds

National Quilt Guilds Gulf States Quilting Association Mississippi Quilt Guilds Ackerman – NortheastScrappers Quilt Guild Big Point – Gulf Coast Magnolia Quilters Biloxi – Gulf CoastLighthouse Quilters Biloxi – Gulf CoastSand Stitchers Quilt Guild Brandon – CentralBrandon Quilters Brandon – CentralQuilters By Heart’s Desire Brandon – Central Mississippi Homemaker VolunteerQuilt Club of Rankin County Brookhaven […]

Tony Martini, longtime National Weather Service employee, dies at age 78

Veteran weather radar specialist, skilled softball player and talented mandolin player Anthony “Tony” Martini has died following stroke complications. Martini, 78, died Feb. 26. Martini, who worked for the National Weather Service for 33 years, was a reliable, affable presence in the Sacramento office, colleagues said. He always had time to help a reporter who […]