Donna Traywick, Author at The Panolian


Hurricane Katrina blew wonderful people to Mt. Olive

By Donna Traywick As most of you know, I enjoy having a co-writer from time to time. This week’s co-writer is my friend and neighbor, ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Tuesday, June 29, 2021 2:37 pm


June is bustin’ out all over the place

Mt. Olivet News June is bustin’ out all over, all over the meadow and the hills. Buds are bustin’ outta bushes, and the rompin’ river ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Tuesday, June 1, 2021 5:22 pm


Class reunion, birthday highlights of past week

Mt. Olivet News I attended two outstanding events this past week. On April 13 we had our mini-class reunion luncheon for the Class of 1955. ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:19 pm


Women’s History Month was a success

Mt. Olivet News We are at the end of our Woman’s History Month. We could go on and on about the accolades of our Panola ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Tuesday, March 30, 2021 8:30 pm


Former schoolteacher, grocer remembered for kindness

Mt. Olivet News Last week was the anniversary of a very monumental week for all of us. I’m sure, just like 9/11, we all remember ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Wednesday, March 17, 2021 3:23 pm


Community saddened by passings last week, Mt. Olivet News

“June is bustin’ out all over…” is a very catchy tune and wonderful song by Rogers and Hammerstein II from the screenplay musical Carousel, and ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:02 am


Remembering the ‘Midnight Train’ and watching birds

Mt. Olivet News Here is a quote from Shakespeare that is appropriate for the past 10 days all around our lovely Panola County: “One touch ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Friday, February 26, 2021 9:48 am


Angels in masks were a special blessing

Wow! We Mississippians are not used to this. It’s beautiful but scary. I’m warm at home, but I feel for my family and friends who ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 1:30 pm

Panola County News

‘Drugs won’t get you there’

Former SP student answers call to serve others In my search for inspirational stories, I received a call from Shirley Coffee, who lives in the ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 5:02 pm


Snow was more fun when cows were hungry

Mt. Olivet News At this writing, it is snowing in Panola County, Mississippi! The child in me wants a big, good snow where everything is ... Read more

by Donna Traywick, Wednesday, January 13, 2021 7:55 pm

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