Validity Magazine exists to tell your story and the stories important to you. In
March, news of The Butterfly Foundation in Waynesboro breathes life into the legacy of little Ryleigh Stegall by helping families in need. We discovered at least one way you probably would NOT want to use QR codes, those funny looking little black and white squares that pop up everywhere. Also in the March print edition, we give a scoop on de-bunking internet rumors.
Ol’ Don is not your regular guy whittling on the porch. You will enjoy reading about our local artist, Don Burgdorf and his passion for creating laughable wood carvings.
Look closely, he may add your likeness to his next creation. In Columbia a fantastic community effort is underway to restore a historic downtown theatre remembered by many who hail from the region: The Polk. Even better, you can help! Brush up on the history of this venue then roll up your sleeves and pitch in.
Centerville’s endeavor to add a Minnie Pearl bronze to their newly renovated courthouse, dedicated as the Cultural Arts Center of Centerville. Make an online donation at www.grindersswitch.org and have your business or
family name forever a part of the public square in Hickman County.
Wow, so much is happening in our region. Know of a story we need to tell? Drop me a line.
–Becky Jane Newbold, Publisher