[Note: Hill Country is a column from the Monroe Journal, Amory, Mississippi. My articles appear there every other week. After the column appears in MOJO it is then published here on the blog. I am happy to be writing in the newspaper of the Hill Country, the Monroe Journal. Below is the column from February 17, 2010. I'm still playing catch-up as a result of eye surgery on 2-17-10.]
Parham Milch Cow Replaced by Reece's Dairy
Please drive her on home
I ain't had no milk or butter
Since that cow's been gone
Terry Thornton is a retired college administrator and former Amory Middle School principal who resides in Fulton. He can be contacted at hillcountrymonroecounty@gmail.