Garden Festival blooms next week

...From the side entrance the path between the blooming flower beds might steal the show. Murphy insisted she didn't want hollies until she saw the beauties installed, limbed up and full of twinkling red berries. There is also a rose tree that should...

Hollies are nice addition to landscape

...areas. Shrub-like hollies include those of...producers. American holly is a good berry producer...bears the classic holly leaf familiar to...These tree-type hollies make spectacular...winter. Popular hollies in this group include...Nellie R. Stevens holly is another good choice...

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US senator says it's time to put a woman on the $20 bill

CONCORD, N.H. - The first woman to serve as both governor and U.S. senator is backing a campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill.

Robert Martin

...Gindlesperger and husband Steve; Joy Tate Young and husband Kenneth; grandchildren: Shaun Gindlesperger, Banks Tate and Holly Rhea; seven great grandchildren; brother: Stanley Martin and wife Eileen. He was preceded in death by his sisters: Melva...

Georgia ethics commission narrows field for new leader to 4 finalists

...fully followed by candidates, campaign committees, lobbyists and others.Commissioners fired the former executive secretary, Holly LaBerge, in September after a judge fined her for failing to turn over key documents in a lawsuit against the agency.Commission...

South Carolinians aid wildlife with backyard habitats

...providing food, water, shelter and places for wildlife to nest or bear young. Many native plants such as oaks, red cedars, hollies and sweet gums can fill three of those needs. There are more than 1,700 habitats in the state, said Angela Viney, executive...

Sid Mullis: Plant designs at entrances, along sidewalks offer welcoming look to home

...There must be enough room so that the tree does not appear crowded. As a rule, choose smaller trees such as crape myrtle hollies, Japanese maple, or trident maple. They will usually be more in scale with small entrance plantings than large shade trees...

Tennessee women expect to be met by hostile crowd in Spokane

...home, The winner of this game plays the winner of the game between No. 1 seed Maryland and No. 4 seed Duke.Tennessee coach Holly Warlick said she respects Gonzaga's program."They're a veteran team," Warlick said. "They're dangerous."Statistically...

Young men get life sentence for armed robbery

...Riles has been the driving force behind an end of school block party that features not only music and activities but rewards for children, such as bicycles and computers.At the time of crime, Bell lived in the neighborhood on Holly Street.

Solutions to overgrown shrub dilemma

...fruit develop but they are not noteworthy.The regular Burford holly attains heights of 15-20 feet and is certainly not suited...they can still get 8-10 feet tall if not pruned. Burford hollies are very versatile plants equally well suited as shrubs or trees...