We left northern Mississippi and drove home today, taking our time, stopping to look at things that interested us. Like this:
An interesting mural on the other side of the building.
I was talking to a porter yesterday and he told me that before the casinos came in , Tunica county was the poorest county in Mississippi, and now it's one of the richest.
The Mississippi Delta country, north of Jackson along the Mississippi river is a place of great natural wealth, both in the soil that supports crops and the people who spring from that soil. It's a great area if you want to experience southern culture, and I recommend it to the inquisitive traveler.