Marilyn Jones

Marilyn Jones has been a journalist for more than 30 years and is currently a freelance feature writer specializing in travel. Her articles have appeared in major newspapers including the BostonGlobe, Akron Beacon Journal and Chicago Sun-Times as well as regional travel magazines.

Visit her website at travelwithmarilyn.com

George Bush Library and Museum: A Glimpse into the Lives of a First Family

By on June 6, 2014 in Current Events with 0 Comments
George Bush Library and Museum: A Glimpse into the Lives of a First Family

The George Bush Library and Museum in College Station, TX offers visitors a chance to learn about the former president’s family and public life.

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NPS Chronicles Selma to Montgomery March at Interpretive Center

By on January 21, 2014 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The National Park Service operates a memorial for the official Selma to Montgomery March for voters’ rights.

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Encore Showing of Postal Family’s Appearance On Family Feud

By on December 23, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

A family of postal employees will be appearing again on the game show Family Feud on December 24, 25, and 26.

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Postal Family To Appear On ‘Family Feud’

By on October 20, 2013 in Current Events with 1 Comment

The Sanders family recently competed on the long running television game show Family Feud. But this family isn’t just connected by blood; they’re also postal family members.

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Remembering Those in Need

By on September 14, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Appalachian Outreach is a charity that has a program where donors can fill a shoe box with items to help needy families. The author describes the program and how you can help.

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Fargo Air Museum: Where Aviators Are Honored and Exhibits Fly

By on September 7, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Airplanes aren’t just on display at the Fargo Air Museum; many of them are routinely flown over this North Dakota city.

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Memorial Honors Special Operations Forces K9 Heroes

By on August 10, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The first memorial to Special Operations Forces (SOF) K9 soldiers killed in action was recently unveiled at the Airborne & Special Operations Museum in Fayetteville, NC.

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Remembering the Battle of Vicksburg

By on July 27, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Vicksburg National Military Park gives visitors a unique look at the history of the Battle of Vicksburg.

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Postcrossing.com – Read All About It!

By on June 1, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The web site Postcrossing.com allows users to send and receive postcards from random places in the world.

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Bardstown Civil War Museum Echoes America’s Darkest Hour

By on March 30, 2013 in Current Events with 3 Comments

Tucked away in a quiet neighborhood – away from My Old Kentucky Home, the bourbon distilleries and downtown shopping district – is the impressive Civil War Museum of the Western Theater; the cornerstone of Bardstown, Kentucky’s Museum Row.

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